Mercedes GL500 review | Motoring Middle East Car news Reviews…

18 мая 2015 | Author: | No comments yet »
Mercedes-Benz GL 500 AT Base

Mercedes GL500 review

Why you buy this? No, really. Why don’t

By Shahzad Sheikh

The GL has always me when it comes to our market. The East loves its Mercs, and so. Unchallenged prestige, proven certified indestructibility, they’re the you buy when you’ve made it, and nothing left to prove.

comes the GL then. Combining all Mercedes qualities n a big body of the beloved of buyers hooked on a of Land Cruisers and Yukon

It throws in an extra row of seats, good luggage space doing so, and its trump card? As my off-roading colleagues will – it’s not too shabby when to traverse off-road, be it wadis or

So why then, don’t we see many of on the roads of our region? We do the slightly massive ML, and the G-wagon is a legend in its own so what’s the problem with the GL? speaking, I don’t know.

But whatever it is, perhaps the issue is with the new 2013 GL?

It’s and better resolved in its styling, wider and taller, it has more space and comfort. It has a good position, is extremely capable of a full family and their over very long with nary a moan or from anyone on board, and as for the

Well here’s a surprise, the V8 mated to a 7-speed auto out 408bhp and 443lb ft of torque propels this 2445kg bus to in a quite staggering 5.9 seconds and it reach a limited 250kph if you are to keep going.

From the wheel it feels decently and, whilst no sports it handles fairly well for a big ‘un you won’t be chucking it around too Besides that would the peeps in the back. Still, a Mercedes, you know this is as safe as a house and the driver’s will keep you out of trouble

Even the price isn’t too when it comes o luxury, super-SUVs. A base price of although our test car weighed in at But cut out the Designo trim package, coupling and night vision and it to AED415k.

Mercedes-Benz GL 500 AT Base

You’d probably to keep options like the spot and lane assist as well the braking aids, with the Bang and Olufsen system, AMG pack and parking I know those prices it worryingly close to a Range but this is the more practical

So I have to leave off, I came in – slightly confused. I can’t quite explain why car doesn’t sell in bigger in our region. It’s extremely at what it does and it seems for our needs and terrain.

Let me know you think!

Mercedes GL500

How . AED367,000 ($99,800)

Engine: V8, 408bhp @ 5000-5750rpm, 443lb ft @

Transmission: Seven-speed automatic, drive

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