Order book opens for Mercedes GLS
THE order book has opened for the new Mercedes-benz GLS, with prices starting from £73,995 for the GLS 400 d AMG Line Premium model.
The GLS 400 d features a 3.0-litre six-cylinder diesel engine, which produces 330bhp and can travel from 0-62mph in 6.3 seconds and has a top speed of 148 mph. Fuel economy is up to 35.8mpg.
GLS AMG Line Premium models come as standard with goodies like Airmatic air suspension with active damping, heated seats, driving assistance package, a Burmester surround sound system, 22-inch multi-spoke alloys and a 360-degree camera.
Premium Plus and Premium Plus Executive variants add appreciably more and an Off Road package can be added for £1,495 which includes fully-variable all-wheel drive and low-range transmission as well as torque-on-demand for traction and dynamic control.
Buyers also get Offroad, Offroad+, Comfort and Sport driving modes.