2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE Hybrid

Changing the model name and complete range of vehicles, nobody bypassed in the Mercedes lineup. The former ML-Class replaced the GLE. Representative of the new name is certainly 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE. This updated version of the Mercedes best-selling SUV should be without prejudice to the wrong connection with GLE Coupe model. This second is completely new model of Mercedes brand.

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE Changes

The 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE has passed through a certain phase of the redesign. Significantly altered the vehicle, which is still kept the characteristic, recognizable ML-Class profile. 2017 Mercedes GLE has a more aggressive look than its predecessor. The vehicle has changed, and the front and rear. Now GLE has a LED light clusters, new alloy wheels and new fenders.

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE price

The base model, GLE 350 will go on sale at a price of $ 51,000. For this amount of money in return is expected equipment that will justify that price. As for the interior, the design is as far superior. Wood, aluminum and carbon fiber are three basic materials used in construction. 2017 GLE has seats upholstered Nappa leather. Promotion within management systems are still more or less unknown. It is assumed that the vehicle will get a larger touch screen display in the center console, telescoping SteeringWheel and keyless start system as well.

2017 Mercedes GLE Specs and Price

With the new 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE, ML-Class for the first time, will receive a plug-in hybrid model. The 2017 Mercedes-Benz 550E 4Matic GLE will be full designation of the hybrid model. The initiator will be the twin-turbo V6 with an electric motor. Combined output is 436 hp and 479 lb-ft of torque, while only aditional electric motor makes 114 hp. It uses a seven-speed Tronic Plus automatic gearbox as the transmission.

The other engine options are largely taken from the previous model. The base version runs turbodiesel engine with four cylinders and an output of 201 hp. Next is the 3.5 L V6 gasoline engine. This, in GLE 350 model develops 302 hp. And before you get to the high-performance models, there is another engine offered. It is 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 churning out 329 hp.

For all those who will opt 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE AMG , 5.5-liter twin-turbo V8 that delivers between 518 and 550 hp, is its engine. The GLE 63 S 4Matic will have 577 ponies, and will have the same engine. These fantastic almost 600 ponies require a certain amount. The price of AMG variants of the new 2017 GLE model will be around $ 107,000. The company has been silent regarding the prices of hybrid model.

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