The redesigned Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4MATIC+ Premium Plus brings a futuristic and plush interior into the entry-level AMG variant. This second-generation four-door luxury coupe boasts of its refined engine performance and unparalleled electrically-assisted power delivery.
With the 6-inline engine mated to AMG Speedshift TCT 9G automatic transmission, the SUV delivers a whopping output of 435 hp and 520 Nm of torque and punchy acceleration. Comprising exciting features like the AMG Dynamic Select, Keyless-Go Package, and Multibeam LED headlamps.
Its AMG-specific elements further highlight its sport-themed interior. The coupe-styled Mercedes-Benz SUV remains unmatched with its powertrain and ample accommodation, easily dubbed as one of the most well-rounded vehicles in its segment.
Special Features of the Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4MATIC+ Premium Plus
AMG Dynamic Select
The all-new Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus’ operating concept with AMG DYNAMIC SELECT offers an unprecedented option. It enables precise modifications to car characteristics that meet the driver’s preferences.
The AMG DYNAMIC SELECT transmission mode is available in “Comfort,” “Sport,” “Sport+,” and “Individual.”
Unrivaled 64-Colors Ambient Lighting
The 64-Colors Ambient Lighting generates a unique atmosphere throughout the interior of the brand new Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus, with its pleasant indirect light. The ambient lighting accentuates the interior of the GLE53, especially at night.
The indirect LED light supplements the trim’s elegant lines and showcased the interior as a work of art by composing striking color schemes.
The Mercedes-AMG now offers a more convenient way of loading and unloading your baggage. With the EASY-PACK feature, the tailgate is now electrically accessible.
With just a touch of the button on the vehicle key or release handle on the tailgate, you can easily open and close your tailgate. To lessen the risk of damage, the EASY-PACK also features automatic obstacle detection.
THERMOTRONIC Automatic Climate Control
Providing and individualized comfort on the road, the THERMOTRONIC automatic climate control system with three climate zones and three climate modes enables the driver and front passenger to set the temperature and air distribution in their seat according to their preferences.
With keyless entry and hands-free access, Mercedes innovated the KEYLESS-GO that allows you to effortlessly unlock, start and drive your GLE53 Coupe 4MATIC+ Premium Plus.
By touching the exterior door handles, you can lock and open it and start the engine by stepping on the brake pedal. Starting your journey is more manageable by just pushing the engine start/stop button found on the dash.
Multibeam LED headlamps
Mercedes-AMG takes the lighting system into a new dimension in the latest Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4MATIC+ Premium Plus. MULTIBEAM LED headlamps, unique and original, combine the best lighting technologies.
They are remarkably bright and automatically illuminate the road surface without dazzling others with a previously unsurpassed, precision-controlled light distribution. The predictive, camera-based active light function and the cornering light function with additional navigation-assisted functionality are also unique.
Interior of the Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4MATIC+ Premium Plus
Multifunction Steering wheel
Another AMG-specific element inside the cabin comes in a 4-spoke AMG performance steering wheel wrapped in Nappa leather. It has a multifunction feature with gearshift paddles and provides touch-control buttons for audio and onboard settings.
Center Console Touchpad
You can easily access your most favorite functions through the large touchpad located on the centre console. As it works almost like a smartphone, this touchpad feature includes multifunction gestures like swiping through menus and pinching to zoom.
Other standard functions include the back and skip, virtual home keys, and recognizing handwriting.
AMG Sport Seats
Comfortable and stylish, the AMG Sport Seat has excellent lateral support and soft upholstery on front seatbacks. Wrapped in Nappa leather and AMG-designed, quilted with decorative red thread, the sport seats are incredibly luxurious to look at and pleasant to touch.
A fun companion during your long car drive, the Burmester surround system fitted in each of the four doors features high-quality 13 speakers, two subwoofers, and a 590-watt nine-channel digital amplifier. The speakers’ arrangement delivers a clear and rich sound inside the cabin.
Digital instrument cluster
Designed with typical AMG graphics, the instrument cluster displays two large round dials and a central 4.5-inch color multifunction display. Located within the driver’s field of vision, it presents all essential vehicle information such as mileage counter, travel information, and the symbols of driving assistance systems.
MBUX multimedia system
Communicating with your Mercedes-Benz now comes personalized and more innovative. Engineered with versatile control input such as voice and touch, the MBUX takes infotainment technology to new heights.
Characterized by a widescreen display that displays live feed for navigation and clear, highlighted information like house numbers and street names.
Exterior of the Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4MATIC+ Premium Plus
The redesigned GLE53 Coupe 4MATIC+ Premium Plus boasts of its AMG trims, such as a front apron with distinctive air intakes, AMG side sill panels, and AMG rear apron with a diffuser look.
Its muscular stance also comes from its integrated extensive three-pointed star on the radiator grille that comes in a single louver in matt iridium silver with chrome trim. It also has upgraded brakes and sports suspension, offering a firmer ride.
Parking Pilot with 360° camera
Making parking and manoeuvering more manageable and convenient with the integrated 360° camera displays an all-around realistic view of the surroundings.
It has four networked cameras that show the vehicle’s visualization and the surrounding area on the multimedia screen and the obstacles below the window line.
You can still sense the SUV’s sportiness with its two chrome-plated twin-tailpipe switchable performance exhausts at the rear. Meaning, drivers can configure the vehicle’s sound with a button press, depending on the drive program – it goes from quiet calm to maximum emotive appeal.
22” AMG alloy wheels
As standard, a 20-inch AMG alloy, cross-spoke wheels painted in Himalayas grey with a high-sheen finish add extra masculinity to the five-door SUV-coupe’s stance. It matches the athletic performance of the car with its excellent handling and launch grip.
Panoramic Electric Sunroof
A fully functional, massive glass sunroof gives a panoramic skyward view to both front and rear-seat passengers. The front panel can be tilted up for full ventilation or slide over the rear panel for a bright and airy feel.
Adjust the amount of sunlight entering the cabin according to your liking through the power interior shade.
The Rain-sensing windshield wipers allow you to have more improved road visibility, guaranteeing your windshield clear from drizzle and downpour. The sensor detects the amount of rain on the windscreen and speeds up the wipers depending on how much rain hits the windshield.
Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4MATIC+ Premium Plus Specifications
- 4-spoke AMG performance steering wheel in Nappa leather – multifunction, with gearshift paddles, touch-control buttons for audio and onboard settings
- ENERGIZING package
- KEYLESS-GO Comfort package
- Memory package
- AMG DRIVE UNIT
- AMG TRACK PACE
- AMG instrument cluster with large multi-function display
- AMG sports seats
- Ambient lighting – 64 colors
- Dashboard – upper part in ARTICO leather
- Cup holders – temperature-controlled for driver and front passenger
- Illuminated stainless steel door sill panels with ‘AMG’ lettering
- Front seats – climatized and heated
- Head-up display
- KEYLESS-GO starting function
- Sports pedals in brushed stainless steel with rubber studs
- THERMOTRONIC automatic climate control
- Trim – anthracite open-pore oak wood
- AMG Nappa leather upholstery
- Burmester surround sound system
- DAB digital radio tuner
- MBUX multimedia system
- Smartphone integration – comprising Apple CarPlayTM and Android Auto
- Widescreen (12.3-inch) cockpit display
- Wireless charging
- 22” AMG alloy wheels – cross-spoke light-alloy wheels painted in Himalayas grey with a high-sheen finish
- Mirror package
- Parking Pilot with 360° camera
- AMG bodystyling – front apron with distinctive air intakes, AMG side sill panels, and AMG rear apron with diffuser look
- AMG rear spoiler in vehicle color
- ‘BITURBO 4MATIC+’ lettering on front wings
- Brake calipers – ‘AMG’ lettering on front
- EASY-PACK powered tailgate
- Exhaust system – two chrome-plated twin-tailpipe switchable performance exhausts
- MULTIBEAM LED headlamps
- Panoramic electric sunroof with interior sunblind
- Radiator grille with integrated star –single louver in matt iridium silver with chrome trim
- Rain-sensing wipers
- Running boards with rubber studs
- Underbody protection with chrome-look finish front and rear
- Driving Assistance package
- Active Brake Assist
- Active bonnet
- Adaptive brake lights
- For driver and front passenger
- Driver knee bag
- Front sidebags
- Window bags
- Anti-lock braking system (ABS) with Brake Assist (BAS)
- ATTENTION ASSIST
- Blind Spot Assist
- Braking – Adaptive Brake Assist with
- HOLD function and Hill Start Assist
- Crosswind Assist
- Downhill Speed Regulation (DSR) with on/off switch and variable speed control
- Electronic Stability Programme (ESP) with Acceleration Skid Control (ASR)
- Four-wheel Electronic Traction System (4ETS)
- Lane Keeping Assist
- PRE-SAFE anticipatory safety system
- Tyre pressure monitoring system
- Adaptive Highbeam Assist Plus
- MAGIC VISION CONTROL
- AMG DYNAMIC SELECT
- AIRMATIC air suspension with Adaptive Damping System
- AMG ACTIVE RIDE CONTROL
- ECO start/stop function
- EQ Boost starter-alternator
- Permanent four-wheel drive
Technical Data of the Mercedes-AMG GLE53 AMG Coupe 4MATIC+ Premium Plus
|Engine capacity||2,999 cc|
|Max Output||435 hp (320 kW) / 6,100 rpm|
|Max Torque||520 Nm / 1,800-5,800 rpm|
|Acceleration||5.3 s (0-100 km/h)|
|Top Speed||250 km/h|
|Transmission||AMG SPEEDSHIFT TCT 9G automatic|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||4,946 mm x 2,157 mm x 1,716 mm|
Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4MATIC+ Premium Plus Reviews
Check out what others say about the new Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus!
“For those looking at a German luxury SUV with lots of character and performance, the AMG GLE 53 Coupe makes a strong case for itself…”
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“At first glance, and from any angle, the GLE 53 is visually impressive.”
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“The 53’s ride quality is much better than either of the other GLE Coupes we drove, the 400d and 350de, and its engine is more immediately responsive.”
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Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4MATIC+ Premium Plus
History of Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus
Marketed as a medium-sized SUV, the Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class manufactured since 1997 comes originally as a Mercedes-Benz M-Class. The German automaker classified its platform size between the smaller GLC-Class (based on the C-class), the broader, and the later shared GLS-Class. Within the European market, the M-Class made a few releases by Magna Steyr for a brief period between 1999 and 2002, before the entire production shifted to the US plant near Vance, Alabama. At the end of 2012, the M-Class’ assembling began in new plants in India and Indonesia.
In April 2015, the badge GLE-Class replaced the M-Class from then on. This change of name allowed buyers to better understand where they sit in the Mercedes line up, above GLA and GLC SUVs, and corresponding to the Mercedes E Class’s saloon and estate.
Mercedes launched its first-generation GLE43 AMG Coupe in India in 2016, it easily became one of the three-point star’s best-selling SUV in the country and globally. As a result, the second-generation GLE53 Coupe 4MATIC+ comes with much anticipation from consumers.
The brand new 53 badge announces a complete overhaul to the class. It’s surprisingly spacious and exhibits a plush interior, seven seats and an impressive line of oil and diesel motors, and a hybrid plug-in alternative for those who like to go green.
Characterized by premium fabric, materials, and innovative technology, the interior of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE53 Coupe gains recognition among patrons. It boasts of a well-equipped high-tech information system and an array of an advanced safety system that comes as standard in its class.
The new Mercedes-Benz GLE53 Coupe gains more dimension than its predecessors, fulfilling consumer demands and future wishes. As a result, its wheelbase gets a huge 3.15-inch extension. Thus, extending the cabin space, giving 2.7 inches more legroom and 1.3 inches more headroom in the second-row seats.
Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus FAQ
How many seats does the Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus have?
The Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus has a seating capacity of up to 5 people.
How many cc/power does the Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus have?
The Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus is engaged with 2,999cc powered by an AMG SPEEDSHIFT TCT 9G automatic transmission generating 435 horsepower and a maximum torque of 520Nm.
What is the top speed of the Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus?
With an acceleration of 5.3 s (0-100 km/h), its top speed is 250 km/h.
What is its fuel efficiency?
The Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus has a fuel tank capacity of 85 L.
What is the price of Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus?
The Mercedes-AMG GLE53 Coupe 4Matic+ Premium Plus cost $409,988.00.
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