Mercedes Benz has launched the new GL 350 CDI in India. The new GL – Class gets the same redesigned Mercedes design language which was earlier seen on CLA, A – Class, B – Class, M – Class, SLK and the new SL. Headlights comes with a similar LED eyelid as seen on M – Class and B – Class. GL 350 CDI looks large, muscular and fresh appearance.
The new GL – Class is longer, wider and taller than the previous version of the GL – Class. It gets a 3.0Litre (2987cc) V6 diesel engine that gives 258PS @ 3600rpm and 619Nm @ 1600-2400rpm. This engine is mated to a 7-Speed G-Tronic automatic gearbox. Active Park Assist, 360 degree camera with five cameras and an all new interior with other standard Mercedes goodies.
GL –Class will be first imported as CBU and the CKD assembly will start in September which may result in the price drop then. The first 100 GL – Class comes as GL Launch Edition with a standard AMG body kit.
Mercedes Benz GL – Class is launched in India at an ex-showroom price of INR 77.5 Lakhs.
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