2016Mercedes-BenzGL-Class

I recently waxed poetic about the interior of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class. In short, it's a class above the rest, simply because of the craftsmanship lessons Mercedes learned from its flagship S-Class. The new GLS-Class SUV doesn't have an interior like this. Normally that wouldn't be a big deal…


2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class - GL450 4dr All-wheel Drive 4MATIC (Base)
GL450 4dr All-wheel Drive 4MATIC (Base)
MSRP:
$66,200
Engine:
3.0L V-6
MPG:
17 City / 21 HWY
2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class - GL550 4dr All-wheel Drive 4MATIC (Base)
GL550 4dr All-wheel Drive 4MATIC (Base)
MSRP:
$91,300
Engine:
4.7L V-8
MPG:
13 City / 18 HWY
2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class - GL350 BlueTEC 4dr All-wheel Drive 4MATIC (Base)
GL350 BlueTEC 4dr All-wheel Drive 4MATIC (Base)
MSRP:
$64,550
Engine:
3.0L V-6
MPG:
19 City / 26 HWY
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class First Drive

Not Yet A True S-Class SUV, But Still At The Top Of Its Segment

We drive the updated 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class. It might not be the true S-Class of SUVs, but it's still at the top of its class.
Mercedes invests $1.3 billion to expand Alabama factory

Mercedes-Benz is making a big investment in its Tuscaloosa, AL, factory to expand SUV production.
Nine Safest Cars on the Road

Nine models ended up clocking zero deaths. None. Nada. Last time the IIHS conducted this study 2008 there were no vehicles that had zero deaths.

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2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class First Drive
We drive the updated 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class. It might not be the true S-Class of SUVs, but it's still at the top of its class.
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Mercedes-Benz recalling 6,800 diesel models

Nearly 7,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles are being recalled for potentially leaky fuel filters. Included under the recall are diesel (read: Bluetec) versions of the 2011 E-Class, GL-Class, M-Class, and R-Class, as well as the 2012 S-Class.
Mercedes-Benz issues recall over leaking fuel filters

2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class – Click above for high-res image gallery