The legendary Mercedes car models oozes class and modernity. And the manufacturers aren’t sleeping on their laurels either. Through a series of well devised enhancements, the German automaker has finally modelled the 2016 Mercedes G-Class that has a raft of salient features for traveling on and off-road. It not only boosts of a more powerful engine but also has better suspensions and an included ECO start/stop function to minimize fuel consumption.
2016 Mercedes G-Class Interior and Exteior
Though not entirely different from its predecessors, this model has its body made from ladder frame construction to make it sturdy. Likewise, it features exclusive 21-inch all-wheel drive to help it overcome the grime of off-road travelling. In a bid to reinforce the standard suspension set up, the manufacturers incorporated newer form shock absorbers that improves body control and increases the convenience of a ride. Appearance wise, this model has a bigger fender flares an and an improved front bumper. There is also a range of colors to choose from; there is the Alien Green, the Sunrise yellow, Tomato Red to name but a few.
On the inside, the 2016 Mercedes G-Class features a dual-clutch automated transmission that routes power from the engine to the wheels. Additionally, there two, high quality leather seats that have emboldened side bolsters and contrasting topstitching. 2016 Mercedes G-Class it also has a two-tone instrument panel, carbon-fiber door pulls made of Nappa leather and a diamond-like door center panels that compliments well with the inside.
2016 Mercedes G-Class Engine
To make the 2016 Mercedes G-Class outstanding, the automats made a series of revisions on its engine. There are two engine types to choose from. There is the twin-turbo V8 engine capacity that has been re-tuned to 5.5 L. This engine’s power reaches 563 horsepower and 560 lb.ft of torque. The 6.0 L twin-turbo V12 engine produces a massive 621 horsepower and equally explosive 738 lb.ft. of torque making your car a speed monster on the roads. For a model fitted for travelling off-road, fuel usage is certainly an important metric to put into consideration. Fortunately though, 2016 Mercedes G-Class has major improvements. First off, the model has an ECO start/stop function that minimizes fuel consumption and emissions. The engine capacity isn’t much of a big deal to fill with gasoline either.
2016 Mercedes G-Class Release Date and Price
The 2016 Mercedes G-Class is expected to be released on the overseas markets in November 2015 and will be available in dealerships. As with any top of the range automobile, this model attracts a moderately high price tag. In America, the model will start at a price of $120,825 that includes a $925 destination charge.