With over millions of dollar and time being spent on this car, finally, a new model named 2017 Mercedes GLS will be released by the end of 2017. It is known for its lavish interior design and awesome characteristics. Mercedes has been 4th on the market list but the year 2017 can show them many more opportunities. This model was shown and demonstrated to the audience in the previous year at the Paris Motor Show. This car will have the maximum software installed and technology to savor comfort. In the voting competition, GLS has been nominated among 250 cars which are to be released in 2017.
2017 Mercedes GLS: Engine Specs
This SUV is expected to be fast as well as stable at the same time. The DOHC 24-valve diesel 3.0-liter V6 engine is able to develop as high as 255 hp and 457 lb-ft of torque. In city roads, 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged engine is capable of generating 362 hp and 369 lb-ft of torque. Twin-turbocharged DOHC 32-valve 4.7-liter V8 engine will produce a power of 449 hp, 556 lb-ft. There will be and 5.5-liter turbocharged V8 engine with maximum power of 577 hp and 561 lb-ft of torque
These new engines will be paired with 7-speed and 9-speed automatic transmission. It’s can attain 60 mph by about 4.7-7.4 seconds.
2017 Mercedes GLS: Immaculate Design
It has highly specialized electronic doors which can be opened by just the wave of hands. Seatbelts are provided with air bags with over 3 layers of ultra-dual protection. The 2017 Mercedes GLS aerodynamics has been based upon concept C which is used by most of the Lamborghini cars. LED lights which are present in the front and rear are made up of neon and chlorine gas. It is said that chlorine gas increases efficiency and intensity of the light.
The 2017 Mercedes GLS has designed in a special way. While front lights are rectangular, its rear lights are triangular in shape. There are two carbon filters attached to the exhaust pipes which reduce carbon emission. This car is made lightweight by reducing the net weight of the chassis. Its chassis has been made up of carbon polymers and aluminum.
With over 31 gadgets and software, 2017 Mercedes GLS ranks with the highest number of technology. It has online assisted, GPS tracking ability, 8.9 inches LED screen, auto parking facility without any help of manual driving and many others. In its dashboard, a Bluetooth jack, a 3.2 mm USB port and auto on the switch is present.
2017 Mercedes GLS: Release Date and Price
There is also a 6 box Dolby music system which has bass booster support. You don’t want to wait? Get this model in all the showrooms of Mercedes by the end of 2017 at the rate of $68,000 to $95,000.