WATCH: The S-Class of SUVs - new Mercedes-Benz GLS driven

Image: NDTV
Image: NDTV

The new third-generation of the Mercedes-Benz GLS has been launched.

The vehicle that in many ways can be credited with the segment's global popularity, the GLS has for long been a luxury SUV benchmark.

The new model brings improved performance and huge leaps in technology.

The GLS 400 d features a 3.0-litre six-cylinder diesel engine, which produces 246kW/700Nm. It can travel from 0 to 100km/h in 6.3 seconds and has a top speed of 238km/h.

GLS AMG Line Premium models come as standard with MBUX Interior Assistant; AIRMATIC Air Suspension with Active Damping; heated front and rear seats; Driving Assistance package; Burmester surround sound system; 22" multi-spoke AMG light-alloy wheels; Parking package with 360 camera; head-up display; ENERGIZING package; Magic Vision Control; Keyless-Go Comfort package; Aluminium-look running boards; and automatic sliding panoramic roof.

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