This remarkable and legendary vehicle debuted in 1979 and it was purpose built a cross country vehicle for tough off-road terrains. Over the years, this model has remained unchanged, but according to German Automakers, the upcoming 2017 Mercedes G-Class will hit the dealerships with more than a few redesigned bits and pieces. His iconic boxy appearance will remain the same, but we can expect changes in the structure of the chassis. Also, the cabin will be more spacious and it will offer more technology features. Furthermore, we can anticipate modern electro-mechanical steering system and also very strong engine capabilities. The resulting model was used by the military in over six continents, and because of that G-Class is a very versatile vehicle.
2017 Mercedes G-Class – Stylish Exterior Design:
At the first glance, the appearance of the upcoming model remains the same, but the truth is that the new model will have its width enlarged by around 4 inches. Thanks to that fact, the newest 2017 Mercedes G-Class will receive a redesigned front suspension to increase cabin space and also to improve stability. Another very important improvement is the structure of the chassis. Almost in every modern vehicle, designers use lightweight materials to build chassis and the same thing will do and designers of Mercedes Company. Redesigned structure will get a lot of aluminum parts, and consequence of this change is that the total weight of the vehicle will be reduced by about 440 pounds, which also means quite better overall performance and fuel economy. Furthermore, the exterior design will retain the same boxy appearance and from the outside, we can notice massive front bumper with big air intakes. Also, the front grille will be in rectangular shape and it will be connected with the rounded headlights that will use power by the LED system. At the sides, we can see the large 19-icnh alloy wheels that will be fitted with tired of a good quality to provide easy drive on rough terrains.
The interior design of the forthcoming 2017 Mercedes G-Class is very elegant and luxurious and you will feel like you are not in a “military vehicle”. Everything inside is well organized and the cabin is very spacious and comfortable. We can notice quite a large dashboard with a lot of buttons, but as we say it is well organized and it is very easy to manage. Above the dash, there will be 7.0-icnh touchscreen display with the new infotainment system from Mercedes. The steering wheel is multifunctional and it will combine high-quality materials including wood and leather. Other interior features are two 12-V power ports, shoulder supports, 12-speaker Harman Kardon surround-sound system, heated rear outboard seats, SD card reader, CD and DVD player, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, leather upholstery, and many others.
2017 Mercedes G-Class – Engine Specifications:
Under the hood, the future 2017 Mercedes G-Class is going to be powered by a three turbocharged engine choices. The option for the G550 will be a twin-turbocharged 4.0 liter V8 engine that will be capable of generating 416 hp and 450 lbs. ft. of torque. The power from this engine is transferred to all wheels via the seven-speed automatic transmission system. The fuel consumption, according to EPA is rated at 13/14/13.
2017 Mercedes G-Class – Soon on the Market:
There will be three different prices for three different models. The starting price for the G-Class AMG G63 will be around $140.000, and the starting price for the G-Class SUV will be $120.000. The most expensive will be G-Class AMG G65 with the starting price of $218.000. The release date of the upcoming 2017 Mercedes G-Class should be in early 2017.