Mercedes-Benz India has rolled out the GLS Grand Edition at Rs 86.90 lakh (ex-showroom, India). Available with both petrol and diesel engines, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS 400 Grand Edition receives cosmetic enhancements and new features over the regular model.
The German carmaker is also offering two service packages for the GLS 400 and the GLS 350 worth Rs 75,000 and Rs 1.04 lakh respectively. With a validity of two years, the packages also include unlimited mileage covering maintenance related jobs. Mercedes-Benz says, these packages could last up to 10 years from the date of sale. Check Out – Mercedes E-Class All-Terrain Pictures & Details
On the exterior, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS 400 Grand Edition features Intelligent LED light system with black rings, improved fog lamp function, chrome fins on the bonnet and ‘Grand Edition’ badging. What add more to its sporty appearance are 10-spoke 20-inch lightweight black alloy wheels with a high-sheen finish. The dipped beam gets activated when the SUV runs over 90kmph of speed.
Interior of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS 400 Grand Edition is as luxurious and comfortable as the S-Class. It has two 7-inch HD displays with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity and new heated 3-spoke multifunction Nappa leather steering wheel with gearshift paddles. Other key features include updated instruments, revised instrument panel with semi-integrated coloured display, 12 function keys, standard rear seat entertainment system and Nappa leather cover airbag. Read: Mercedes-Benz Maybach S650 – Price & Details
As mentioned in the beginning, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS 400 Grand Edition comes with both petrol and diesel engine options. The GLS 350 d derives its power from a 3.0-litre V6 diesel motor that’s good for 254bhp and 620Nm of torque and the GLS 400 is propelled by the 3.0-litre V6 petrol engine producing power worth 329bhp and 480Nm of torque. Read – The Fastest Production Car To Lap BIC – ‘Mercedes AMG GT-R’
While oil burner can do 0-100kmph in 7.8 seconds, the gasoline unit takes 6.6 seconds. Both the powertrains are paired to a 9G-Tronic automatic gearbox, supported by 4MATIC permanent all-wheel-drive system. There is a Dynamic Select controller offering 5 modes – Comfort, Sport, Slippery, Individual and Off-road.
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