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If you like to opt for the road less travelled, then the classy Mercedes GL-class Off Roader should be the answer for you. For more on the model, scroll down and read on.

Mercedes GL-Class Off Roader

Mercedes GL-Class Off Roader
For those who like their cars to stand out in a crowd, Mercedes is a choice that is vouched for by people across the world. As there are many out there who enjoy off-road travel, Mercedes came up with the idea of launching GL class and thus did something that it has always been known for. It redefined luxury in the SUV arena. The strong structure of the body, the novel design and the stylish interiors not only makes the car cut an imposing figure on the road, but also ensures that your journey has an unmatched comfort and unequaled pleasure. If you are keen on travelling off the beaten track, the stylish new Mercedes GL-class off roader should be the answer for you. It beckons to you with its unmistakably exclusive and powerful presence on the road. Imbued with impeccable quality, perfect design, matchless luxury and impressive flexibility, the Mercedes GL-Class Off Roader can be a sturdy yet elegant companion if you plan to embark on a long haul up a mountain or with a whole a lot of luggage in tow. If you are eager for more details on the same, read through the information below.

Design & Comfort
Chrome elements abound the GL-class design, right from the roof rails to the fog lamp surrounds. The rear bumper is integrated with a twin-pipe exhaust system which is further enhanced with its new daytime driving lights and LED tail lights. The avant-garde alloy wheels present an enchanting sight for the eyes. As far as the interiors are considered, no stone is left unturned for offering passengers optimum comfort in order to make the journey as delightful as possible. The interiors are designed lavishly with optional ambient lighting being one of its singular high spots. To make night driving a better experience, the LED-lit luminous surfaces on the dashboard create a pleasant ambience. The Mercedes GL-Class Off Roader can seat seven people comfortably in three rows of seats. The seats in the rear have automatic folding enabled that provides ample luggage space as well.

Engine
The GL-class comes with an engine that is latest in diesel technology. The six-cylinder diesel engine is impressive. It is a lot cleaner, powerful, economical and light-weight. The fast piezo injectors that help the engines achieve maximum pulling power make them deliver great performance on any road condition. A maximum torque output of 510 Nm can be obtained at just about 1600 and 2800 rpm. The ‘Blue Efficiency’ technology used in the engine design curtails fuel consumption by up to 12 percent. Nothing can illustrate the power of the engines better than the fact that it can go from 0-100kmph in barely 9.5 seconds!

Safety
Nothing can make off-road driving safer than what the Mercedes GL-Class Off Roader. The protection of the passengers is superbly taken care of with the safety systems of the vehicle being able to timely intervene well-ahead of a possible accident or defuse critical situations. Apart from the standard ABS and ESP specifications, the off-roader also includes trailer stabilization that offers better control to the driver and helps in recognizing driving aberrations by applying short brakes to contain trailer movement.

Variants & Price
The Mercedes GL-class Off Roader is available in two models – the executive variant and the luxury variant. You can choose from six colors viz., calcite white, obsidian black, carneol red, iridium silver, palladium silver and sanidine beige. The interiors too come with a choice of three colors which include black, alpaca grey or buckskin (a fine shade of beige). If you wish, you can combine the color with two non-metallic and nine metallic paint finishes.

Technical Specifications & Features

Overview  
Make GL Class
Body Type SUV
Number of Doors 5
Seating Capacity 7
Fuel Tank Capacity 100/13
Dimensions  
Length 5099mm
Width 1920mm
Height 1840mm
Wheelbase 3075mm
Wheel Track Front 1651mm
Wheel Track Rear 1654mm
Ground Clearance 307mm
Weight  
Gross Weight 3250kg
Kerb Weight 2505kg
Engine  
Type GL 350 CDI Blue Efficiency engine
Number of Cylinders 6
Displacement 2987cc
Transmission 4MATIC
Max. Power 224 Bhp at 3800rpm
Max. Torque 510 @ 1600 - 2800
Suspension  
Front Suspension Airmatic
Rear Suspension Airmatic
Brakes  
Front Disc
Rear Disc
Steering Type Speed-sensitive Rack and Pinion
Tyre Size Front tyres - 275/55 R 19 Rear tyres - 275/55 R 19

Hope the article above filled you in with all the necessary information you need to know about this grand car.