In Russia, the new Mercedes-AMG SUVs of the GLE and GLS 63 series can be ordered. All variants are equipped with a 4-liter AMG V8 biturbo engine, which for the first time works with an EQ Boost starter-alternator. It provides an additional 16 kW (22 hp) and 250 Nm of torque for a short period of time, and feeds the 48 V on-board electrical system with hybrid functions that optimize driving dynamics and increase efficiency. Another novelty in the Polish offer of Mercedes-Benz SUVs is the GLE 350 de Coupé with plug-in hybrid drive.
Mercedes-AMG GLE and GLE Coupé
The Mercedes-AMG GLE and GLE Coupé from the 63 series are offered in two versions: base (571 hp and 750 Nm maximum torque) and top-end S (612 hp and 850 Nm). Even the base variants accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.0 seconds, with the more powerful ones taking 3.8 seconds.
All new SUVs impress with agility thanks to active all-wheel drive, air suspension with adaptive damper control, active roll control and the high-speed TCT 9G transmission. Additional versatility is provided, among other things, by additional off-road modes (Trail and Sand), variable ground clearance and tow bar on request.
Mercedes-AMG GLS63 4MATIC+
At the same time, the new Mercedes-AMG GLS 63 4MATIC+, the “S-Class among SUVs”, is being launched, which combines luxury and seating for up to 7 people with AMG performance. It is equipped with a 450 kW (612 hp) 4.0-litre V8 biturbo engine, also with an electrified EQ Boost starter-alternator. At the same time, the sprint to “hundreds” takes 4.2 seconds.
Traditionally, Mercedes-AMG offers a number of unique personalization options. The following options are available on request or as standard, depending on the version, including: an increase in top speed from 250 to 280 km/h (for base variants).
Prices for new Mercedes-AMG SUVs in Russia:
- Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 4MATIC+: $599,200 (4 c.u. = 1 USD)
- Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S 4MATIC+: $653,765 (4 c.u. = 1 USD)
- Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 4MATIC + coupe: $678,900 (4 c.u. = 1 USD)
- Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S 4MATIC + coupe : PLN 751,458
- Mercedes-AMG GLS 63 4MATIC+: $754,000 (4 c.u. = 1 USD)
The GLE 350 de 4MATIC Coupé with plug-in hybrid drive is also available from Mercedes-Benz dealerships. This is a unique proposition in the coupe-style SUV segment: firstly, thanks to the most plug-in hybrid drive with the ability to charge the battery from an external power source, and secondly, thanks to an electric range of about 100 km. (NEDC cycle). The combination of a 2-liter diesel (194 hp) and an electric unit with a capacity of 136 hp (system power 320 hp) and the 9G-TRONIC 9-speed automatic transmission allows you to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 6.9 seconds.
The extensive list of standard equipment for the GLE 350 de 4MATIC Coupé includes, among other things, MULTIBEAM LED Matrix headlights, automatic air conditioning, a 360° camera package, numerous comfort and safety assistance systems, and an AMG visual package for a body with 20-inch wheels. . GLE 350 de 4MATIC Coupé costs in Russia from 391,700 USD. (4 c.u. = 1 USD).