The German manufacturer properly applies to the powerful Japanese manufacturers. Model 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE is a real winning combination.
Mercedes GLE in the best way, connecting lines of a sports car with a robust SUV characteristics. In a way, apart from the classic vehicles of this type. But there are plenty of reasons.
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-Exterior: 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE
The dynamic exterior, with the drop-down silhouette, will attract the attention of all drivers who want to be different. It belongs to the category of medium-sized SUV with coupe form. Robust appearance is taken from concept with new lines and cleverly hidden details. But on the other hand, notable where it’s needed. Positioned on the refreshed platform of the ML model. The suspension is modified and set up a new system of governance. Any changes will affect in a positive way. This is a true masterpiece from the company’s Mercedes. More attractive than ever. The chassis has been completely revised with excellent driving dynamics and agility. The body is made of new materials to reduce vehicle weight and improve impact on consumption. The front end is characterized by the large mask with a glossy recognizable star in the middle. Aggressiveness is achieved with LED headlights and aggressive openings for air circulation. Opening and closing the rear door is done by using electronic keys. The vehicle comes with modern design wheels 20, 21 and 22 inches.
-Engine: 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE
The range of engines that will be delivered to the model Mercedes-Benz GLE is quite colorful. And includes a hybrid version. The lowest offer will be 3.0-liters twin-turbocharged V6 engine with an output of 362 hp and torque of 384 lb/ft. It will occupy a place in the model AMG GLE43 and will have a fuel economy of 17/23 mpg. Against this motor will fit a diesel engine. It will be 3.0-liters V6 with an output of 258 hp and 620 Nm of torque. Then comes the 3.5-liters V6 engine that has an output of 302 hp and torque of 273 lb/ft. Consumption is estimated at 18/22 mpg with all-wheel drive.
Next in line, by the strength, is the 5.5-liters twin-turbocharged V8 engine with an output of 550 hp and torque of 516 lb/ft. Estimated fuel economy is set at 13/17 mpg. As the latest in strength on a pure gasoline is a 5.5 liters V8 twin-turbocharged engine with an output of 577 hp and torque of 561 lb/ft.
For lovers of hybrid cars, Mercedes-Benz GLE has prepared something fantastic. It is a combination of 3.0-liters V8 twin-turbocharged engine and an electric motor. Total power is 436 hp and torque of 479 lb/ft. For a hybrid, this is an impressive figure. The manufacturer has estimated that fuel consumption could be 39/50 mpge with a combined driving. All motors should be connected to the 9-speed automatic transmission.
-Performances: 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE
For the safety will be charged only the best systems and functions. It will be a system ESP, Brake Assist and new systems to prevent collisions. The ratio of power distribution will improve the agility of the vehicle, particularly when driving in curves. In all versions of the Mercedes-Benz, GLE driver has a choice of five modes. These are the Individual, Comfort, Slippery, Sport, and Sport +. With these driving modes automatically adjusts to terrain conditions. That is, 9G automatic transmission changes the modes. A large number of security systems work non-stop. During night driving is activated intelligent LED lighting, auxiliary parking system, camera that captures 360 degrees around the vehicle etc. Using electrically adjustable hooks for towing, Mercedes-Benz GLE will have the ability to pull a payload of up to 3.5 tons.
-Interior: 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE
Mercedes GLE will offer space for five passengers. Sloping roof line could be affected to a small extent on comfort. Especially in the rear. There has been an abundance of luxury that can be expected in this model. Interior totally can be adjusted according to personal preferences. Several interior colors. These are black, beige, gray, brown and white. Of course, there are leather seats with a high level of comfort. Particularly interesting are the details of an aluminum suitcase, wood and carbon fiber. TFT touch screen has become a tradition. It comes with a DVD player, integrated TV and Bang & Olufsen audio system with many speakers. Comand Online system allows you to add changer for 6 CDs, and a special system for rear seat entertainment. There are a remote control and the ability to connect headphones. Internet connection will facilitate all the work and increase the level of driving fun.
-Competitors: 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE
Competitors will have a difficult job to outperform the model such as the Mercedes-Benz GLE. Only the price will have a role in the purchase. Because it is known that Mercedes vehicles are one the most expensive on the market. But the driver gets the best. As the main competitors will appear Lexus RX, Volkswagen Touareg, Acura MDX, Lexus GS, Porsche Cayenne, BMW X5, Land Rover LR4 and Lincoln MKX.
-Price: 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE
The starting price of the new Mercedes-Benz GLE should be around $ 53,000.