So far, Mercedes-Benz has been produced in three trim levels such as GL350, GL450 and GL550 and for this year, it appears in another trim level which GL400 in the form of 2016 Mercedes GL-Class. Mercedes-Benz GL has been released since 2006 in three factories such as Indonesia, USA and India. 2016 Mercedes GL is a full-size seven-seat passenger car.
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2016 Mercedes GL-Class Design
In exterior look of 2016 Mercedes GL, it has made a couple of redesigns. Besides redesigning of the bumper and the front grill, 2016 Mercedes GL has a couple of minor changes. The engineers of 2016 Mercedes GL design the dynamic lines to this 2016 Mercedes GL to avoid the stereotype of large vehicle. To make it happen, 2016 Mercedes GL introduces longer and wider sliding sunroof which is completed with a couple of chrome details. Many automotive journalists expected that the 2016 Mercedes GL will be lighter than its previous model and will have better power efficiency.
2016 Mercedes GL-Class Engine
The most important thing is, 2016 Mercedes GL is featured by a completely new engine. 2016 Mercedes GL will be featured by a 3.0-liter V6 with an output of 333 hp. Another model of 2016 Mercedes GL will also be powered with new engines. The GL450 model of 2016 Mercedes GL will be featured by 3.0-liter V6 engine which is completed with a power of a 362 hp. Meanwhile, the model GL550 will be powered by a 5.5 liter V8 engine which is completed with 382 hp. And the only diesel model GL350 will have a 3.0 liter turbo diesel with an output of 240 hp. In terms of fuel economy, 2016 Mercedes GL gets an EPA-estimated in average of 25 mpg. The important thing about this MPG is the existence of ECO start and stop function. The transmission of 2016 Mercedes GL is automatic with seven speeds.
2016 Mercedes GL-Class Cabin and Features
The interior of the 2016 Mercedes GL will be equipped with a couple of luxurious features. First, of all you will find a bigger display. There are a couple of features that you can enjoy in the cabin of this 2016 Mercedes GL such as Bluetooth, USB connectivity, heated front seats, cruise control, leather-wrapped steering wheel and climate control which is completed with two zones. The current model of 2016 Mercedes GL will feature an infotainment system which has been improved.