This year Mercedes Benz has showcased its new luxury SUV 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE63 AMG in the Detroit Auto Show. It is launched as a debut of the Mercedes’s new GLE Coupe class. The newly launched GLE model is a mix of performance and style. Those who loves to drive an SUV, this giant one with high speed and killer looks is ideal for them.
The exterior of this muscular SUV has some definite features. It has a huge grille positioned in front of the bumper and has high belt line and black wheel arches. The new Mercedes GLE63 AMG is outfitted with 22 inch wheels with front tires of 285/40 and rear tires of size 325/35. The adjustable dampers help the tires to keep strong contact with the pavement and ensure the car remains stable and flat on road. The uniquely designed rear bumper has a quad exhaust outlet and the tailgate has a small lip spoiler and the diffuser in the center.
The inner look of the new 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE63 AMG is a combination of elegance and comfort. It is equipped with ‘Dynamic Select’ feature which allows the driver to switch between five settings and change the performance of the SUV as per his requirement by personalizing the controls of steering, efficiency and engine. The 200 mph speedometer and aluminium shift paddles also boost its looks. The three spoke steering is sporty with flat base and the seats are tailored to ensure passengers’ comfort. The delicate dashboard with round edges features including navigation system, digital audio by Burmester, hand-free calling system, stereo sound system by Bang & Olufsen and 3G Wi-Fi data connection maximizes the driving experience.
Engine, Mercedes GLE63 AMG 2016 Top speed
The new 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE63 AMG powerful engine is manufactured in Germany at Affalterbach plant. The engine is 5.5-liter twin turbocharged M157 V8 and can produce 577 horsepower and a torque of 561 lb.ft. With nine speed automatic transmission the powerful engine within 4.2 seconds can accelerate from 0-60 mph. Through 4matic all-wheel drive system the torque is distributed to all four wheels at 40/60 ratio. It will also offer both manual and automatic modes. The new GLE450 AMG will also be available with a 362-hp twin-turbocharged V6 engine. The Mercedes-Benz GLE 63 AMG 2016 safety features include attention assist which in case of sleepiness alerts the driver, surround camera and cross traffic alerts.
2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE63 AMG Coupe Release Date and Price
The new Mercedes GLE63 model will hit the dealership this year in August as a 2016 model and though its price is not set yet, the estimated selling amount is around 90 thousand dollars. With such powerful engine and dazzling feature the new Mercedes-Benz GLE63 AMG 2016 Coupe will emerge as a sportier SUV and give competition to the BMW X5 and X6 model.