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Spy Cam: The 2012 GL-Class under guise

Some people find SUVs more exciting than passenger cars. Is it their sheer size or their calling for the off-road? Well, maybe it’s because they’re more practical when you’re carrying lots of cargo, including people. Whatever your reason may be, here’s something that might tickle your fancy—spy photos of the future GL-Class. Yes, Mercedes-Benz is in the process of one-upping the current GL. Apparently, they don’t want to give first dibs to anyone about the details. But that won’t stop people like us from posting teasers. You are teased by spy photos, aren’t you? The proto you see in the photos was captured in southern Germany, coming home to its… Continue Reading »


Insider Spy: 2012 GL-Class gearing for a bold appearance

How much do you weigh? How much do your family members and friends weigh? These numbers should make you realize that a sedan or coupe just doesn’t quite cut it when you need to travel with them tagging along. What you need is something bigger—something that has the guts to pull your combined body weights and still look powerfully graceful. With that mind, we humbly present to you the latest in Mercedes-Benz’s luxury line of SUV’s—the 2012 GL-Class. Set to have a heart similar to the ML-Class, the new GL-Class is very much still sitting in its conceptual stages. Power looks to be promising with Mercedes-Benz’s MOVE technology—cutting edge direct… Continue Reading »


Standard Enhancemets for Aussie GL-Class

Mercedes Benz has just announce that it has added  the GL-Klasse SUV to its 2010 value-enhancement program in Australia. The GL-Class is the latest vehicle in the Mercedes-Benz range to get the ‘First Choice’ equipment enhancements. The program includes a number of dedicated combination of off-road-specific features that makes the GL-Klasse highly capable over rough terrain. The Off-road Pro Engineering package comprises the following features: AIRMATIC DC adjustable air suspension with level control Two-stage low-range transfer case with additional ratio of 2.93:1 (which can be engaged whilst moving) Front differential lock with a 4ETS (4-wheel Electronic Traction System) acting as a lock on the front axle Multiple-disc centre differential lock… Continue Reading »


Brabus tunes the Mercedes-Benz GL to supercar status

The famous Benz tuner, Brabus, has come out with the fastest and most expensive SUV in the world. The Mercedes-Benz GL was not just given a visual tune up, but Brabus also installed a 6.3 liter V8 engine as well as two turbos. The result of this was a 650 horsepower SUV that can gove from 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.7 seconds with a top speed of 300 km/h. The price of all the custom tuning is certainly not cheap, especially when equipped with so many LCD screens and carbon fiber trim. So if you want haul your kids around and need to get to that soccer game… Continue Reading »


Mercedes-Benz BlueTEC equipped SUVs are coming to Europe

With a successful launch of BlueTEC equipped models in the US, Mercedes-Benz is now bringing its BlueTEC SUVs to the European market. This is a guaranteed home win. The three BlueTEC SUVs can be ordered immediately; deliveries will begin in September 2009. The turn in American tax policy has contributed to the “reintroduction” of diesel power cars in the US. With the purchase of a Mercedes-Benz BlueTEC owners get the same tax benefits as for a hybrid car. For example, the GL equipped with BlueTEC technology can bring a savings of $1,832. In addition to the E 350 BlueTEC sedan, the range also includes three SUV vehicles – the ML… Continue Reading »


Mercedes-Benz updates the GL-Class, even more BlueTEC models in the future

All-new body elements and an upgraded interior will make the Mercedes-Benz GL even more appealing. In its new model year, the world’s top-class luxury SUV will consume up to 8 percent less fuel (preliminary value) and be even more environmentally compatible. Other outstanding features of the GL-Class will include excellent handling both on road and off road, exceptional roominess and the comfort of a luxury saloon. Beginning in Fall 2009, Mercedes-Benz will also offer the world’s most extensive range of SUV models equipped with especially efficient SCR exhaust gas treatment technology. Besides the GL 350 BlueTEC 4MATIC, customers will also have the ML 350 BlueTEC 4MATIC and R 350 BlueTEC… Continue Reading »


Top 10 Cars Driven Mostly by Men

In a recent study, conducted by CNW Marketing Reserach for Forbes, they found that the Maybach was the car brand most driven by men. Mercedes picked up three spots on the list, with the Maybach (both 57 and 62), the GL-Class, and the G-Class. One reason that the Maybach came on top and with such a wide margin is probably due to the fact that only 156 were sold in the US last year, and with a price tag of a 4 bedroom home, a female (and probably more rational person) won’t be enticed by such a luxurious vehicle. 1. Maybach 57 and 62 – 95% male drivers 2. Mercedes-Benz… Continue Reading »


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