Update and added value for GL-Class Benz

Update and added value for GL-Class Benz

Mercedes-Benz New Zealand Ltd has revamped its GL-Class SUV range with a number of limited edition models offering additional specification and greater value.

The new Edition model range will build on the standard specification of the GL-Class, arriving in four guises including: the GL 350 BlueTEC ‘Limited Edition’, the GL 350 BlueTEC ‘Edition S’, the GL 500 ‘Edition S’ and the GL 63 AMG.

There is a new price of $135,900 for the GL 350 BlueTEC ‘Limited Edition’ which utilises a 3.0L V6 diesel engine that consumes 7.7L/100km (combined). In addition to a new ‘Limited Edition’ exterior, the model also includes 20 inch wheels, Harman Kardon Logic 7 surround sound system, Keyless-Go and easy entry system as standard.

The GL 350 BlueTEC ‘Edition S’ incorporates AMG Sports Package, active curve system with active roll stabilisation, Tyre pressure monitoring system, 21” AMG wheels in matt black, Multi-contour front seats and a wood/leather steering wheel. ‘Edition S’ exterior styling is also standard for both the GL 350 BlueTEC ‘Edition S’ and GL 500 ‘Edition S’.

Producing a maximum output of 320kW and 700Nm from its 4.7L V8 engine, the GL 500 produces dynamic driving capabilities in conjunction with the 4Matic All-wheel drive, which comes as standard across the GL-Class range.

In addition to the equipment arriving on the GL 350 ‘Edition’ models, the GL 500 ‘Edition S’ adds more value including: panoramic glass electric sunroof with slide/tilt function, rear sun-blinds, Anti-theft protection package and Digital TV tuner.

Completing the range, the Mercedes-Benz GL 63 AMG also gains further specification including AMG Driver’s package (top speed now 270 kph) and designo Exclusive Package and luxury heated and ventilation front seats.

The new GL-Class range is now available to order for a limited time. The manufacturer’s recommended retail price is as follows:

  • GL350BlueTEC Limited Edition-$135,900
  • GL350BlueTEC Edition S-$159,900
  • GL500 Edition S -$193,500
  • GL 63 AMG – $233,900
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