2013 Mercedes-Benz G550 Review

Purchasing a luxury automobile will be worth if one’s priority goes for latest technology and ease. With new innovative technologies and updated features Mercedes Benz G class can easily allure you. Mercedes Benz has come up with one of the best SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle) so far. With best terrain handling capability, it boasts off-road confidence. Owning this pugnacious beast on the road you can be envy of your neighbor’s eye!

2013 Mercedes-Benz G550 Features

Design

Mercedes Benz G5505 massive presence is bold on road. Though G class current model looks quite similar like 1979 ‘Gelandewagan’, plenty of changes and technological innovations have been brought which one can easily identify.

Design

G5505 comes with packed updated features which has given G class a superior new look.Automobile engineers thought both of safety and entertainment options and splurge on it as new innovations. Along with it’s off road performance and gliding over hard obstacles, its superior look is something to be startle about.

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications

Benz G5505 has strong 5.5L V8 power packed engine providing tons of power. Its horsepower is 382 hp at 6000 rpm. And torque of 391 lb is capable of continuously deliver power which results smooth drive on rug roads. Its fuel economy is 12 mpg in the city and 15 mpg at highway. Its green rating is N/A+.

Safety & Comfort

The overall makeover of Mercedes Benz G5505 is quite impressive. G class features in- car access to internet. COMMAND multimedia interface is also there with navigation. The interior of the car is spacious and finished with a comfy look and more luxurious feel. Further customization option is available for any customer by Mercedes interior design options. Interior features also include a touch screen. The seats are high, spacious and quite comfortable. Even airbags are there to provide comfort as well as safety. Though the main box structure is same, but Benz redesigned some of features like bumpers and headlights and incorporated 21st century fashion in it.

Safety & Comfort

Moving according with the new fashion trend daytime LED lights has been incorporated in the headlights especially in front. Even bumpers are provided with fog lights. This G class four wheel drive also features three separate locking switches which is a remarkable feature. These locking switches situated one at front, one at rare and the other at the middle. Maximum off road grip can easily be achieved with this.

Axles help the car to keep the wheels on the ground perfectly. Back pressure of the first gear helps in down hill descent and inclines is tactfully handled. This off-road machine has ground clearance of 8 inches and 20 inches wheel. Power plenty acceleration and high stability also adds up the features.

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Performance

What makes Mercedes Benz G5505 powerful is its strong V8 engine. It’s off road capabilities gives smooth ride, crossing any terrain at any natural environment and climatic condition.

Performance

Comfortable supporting seats, strings of safety features, new seven speed automatic transmission, full time four wheel drive, spacious regions inside and extremely fashionable outer finish give this automobile full 10 on 10.

Disadvantages

Large turning circle throws challenge to easy parking. Leather is the only option for interior. Tall rooftop is a concern because it does not help cornering. Command interface is quite fussy and fuel economy is horrible which added to cons list.

Price Of 2013 Mercedes-Benz G550

One can expect 2013 model to be surpass or match the sum of earlier edition of G class. It is expected to tag with a price of $113,000.