Leading the luxury segment’s trend, the redefined Mercedes-Benz GLE450 comes back offering a roomier cabin with aerodynamically optimized features.
It comes standard with a powerful 2,999cc inline 6 engine that generates a whopping 367 horsepower and a maximum torque of 500Nm through a 9G-TRONIC (A) transmission. A cluster of safety features, including the Active Brake Assist and Blindspot Assist, secures a safer driving experience.
With its fresh updates and impressive powertrain, the Mercedes-Benz GLE450 remains unmatched at the helm of Mercedes-Benz’s SUV line.
Special Features of the Mercedes-Benz GLE450
MBUX Multimedia System
Taking the infotainment technology to a new level, the MBUX recognizes both touch controls and voice commands. Communicating with your Mercedes-Benz has never been this innovative.
Partnered with the widescreen display, this feature shows a live feed for navigation and vivid information like street names and house numbers.
Unlock, start, and drive your GLE450 AMG 4MATIC Luxury conveniently with the KEYLESS-GO Package. With the key in your pocket or purse, merely touching the exterior door handles can lock and unlock it, and stepping on the brake pedal can start the engine effortlessly.
Pushing the engine start/stop button on the dash promises more ease in starting your journey.
Aside from allowing the driver’s seat, front passenger seat, exterior mirrors, and steering column to be electrically adjusted, the Memory Package also saves these preferences for your convenience. This memory system can recall up to three stored positions you have set for that perfect driving position.
Active Brake Assist
Securing the driver’s safety, especially during long journeys, the Active Brake Assist helps the driver avoid collisions when inattentive.
This feature offers a more peaceful drive in any condition with its long-range radar and its cross-traffic feature that detects approaching vehicles and persons.
Panoramic Sliding Sunroof
Allowing extra light and fresh air to enter the cabin, the massive and functional panoramic sliding sunroof ensures a more enjoyable driving experience.
The front panel can either be tilted or slide over the rear panel for more open space and a skyward view down to the second-row passengers.
Automatic Climate Control
Providing individualized comfort on the road, the THERMATIC Automatic Climate Control features two climate zones: driver and front passenger.
Despite the separate temperature for each side, the automatic climate control and sensitive sensor system maintain the overall climate on a constant level for that optimal comfort.
Interior of the Mercedes-Benz GLE450
Accentuating the cabin interior with precisely targeted lighting accents, color your ride with the Mercedes Ambient Lighting. You can choose from a variety of colors that will perfectly suit your mood.
Besides creating a visually appealing ambiance in your car, Ambient Lighting also enhances space perception, making the vehicle look more prominent during the night.
Seat Comfort Package
With the Seat Comfort Package, you’ll quickly find a comfortable seating position ideally suited to your individual needs. The 4-way lumbar support enables the driver and passenger to adjust the seats’ curvature, thus improving the ergonomics and seating comfort.
This luxury SUV boasts its technical features with its massive 12.3-inch Touchscreen Media Display. An innovative wide-screen display that makes the interior look very modern.
It provides a complete array of options to access the world of features, including sound, mobile, and vehicle configuration.
Multifunction Sports Steering Wheel
With galvanized gearshift paddle paddles in nice Nappa leather, this sports steering wheel provides the driver with style and extra comfort along with buttons for various control functions.
Almost all cockpit functions such as audio, Bluetooth, and the cruise control can be easily and quickly monitored without removing your hands from the wheels.
You can go through the day without worrying about your phone’s battery with the wireless charging feature. To start charging, just place your phone on the charging dock; your phone will still be charged during your drive and will be ready for use at the end of your ride.
Electrically Adjustable Middle-row Seats
You can now have comfortable flexibility with the electrically adjustable middle-row seats: simply extend the luggage seat by pressing the button and adjust the back seat to the desired position.
With this feature, you can create additional baggage space quickly and conveniently.
Exterior of the Mercedes-Benz GLE450
Load and unload your items of baggage with more ease with the EASY-PACK tailgate feature. With a mere touch of the button on your key or simply releasing the handle on the tailgate will open and close your tailgate.
This feature also lessens the risks of damage with its automatic obstacle detection.
Electronically Folding Mirror
Adjusting the exterior mirrors has never been this easy with the electronically folding mirrors. Aside from allowing the driver to adjust exterior mirrors without leaving their seat, this feature also protects the exterior mirrors from any damage when moving in tight spaces.
Automatically Dimming Mirror
Effectively reducing driver’s fatigue, the automatically dimming mirrors reduce the light glare of trailing vehicles. These special rearview mirrors dim the approaching light on its surface, providing less distraction for the driver, thus ensuring a safer driving experience, especially at night.
LED High-Performance Headlamps
Providing you with a clearer view of the road ahead, the LED High-Performance Headlamps ensures your safety, especially during long night journeys.
With its individually controlled LEDs, you can quickly and precisely adjust your car’s light for any traffic coming your way.
20-inch Light Alloy Wheels
The top-class 20-inch light-alloy wheels provide improved cornering and steering response for that engaging driving experience. These high-performing wheels complete the sporty character of the GLE450 AMG 4MATIC Luxury and support its powerful performance.
Parking Package with Reversing Camera
For more convenient parking and maneuvering, the GLE450 AMG 4MATIC Luxury offers its Parking Package with a reversing camera.
The multimedia screen displays a realistic view of the car’s rear through the networked rear camera, allowing you to park with confidence even in small spaces.
Mercedes-Benz GLE450 Specifications
- 4-way Lumbar Support
- Ambient Lighting
- MBUX Multimedia System
- Seats – Memory Package
- Brushed aluminum trim with light longitudinal grain
- Smartphone integration including Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
- THERMATIC Automatic Climate Control
- Instrument Cluster – Widescreen (12.3- inch) Cockpit Display
- Multifunction Sports Steering Wheel in Nappa leather, with gearshift paddles
- 3rd Row of Seats for 2 Passengers
- Electrically Adjustable Middle-row Seats
- Additional USB ports
- EASY-PACK Tailgate
- KEYLESS-GO Comfort Package
- Mirror Package – Electrically Folding Mirrors and Automatically Dimming Driver’s Exterior Mirror and Rear-view Mirror
- Panoramic Sliding Sunroof
- Parking Package with Reversing Camera
- LED High-Performance Headlamps
- 20-inch Light Alloy Wheels
- Illuminated running boards
- Active Brake Assist
- Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
- Blindspot Assist
- Downhill Speed Regulation
- Electronic Brake Force Distribution
- Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
- PRE-SAFE® System
- Passive Safety
- Airbags for driver & front passenger
- Sidebags for driver & front passenger
- Window bags
Technical Data of the Mercedes-Benz GLE450
|Engine Capacity||2,999 cc|
|Max Output||367 hp (270 kW) / 5,500 – 6,100 rpm|
|Max Torque||500 Nm / 1,600 – 4,500 rpm|
|Acceleration||5.7 s (0-100 km/h)|
|EQ Boost||22 hp (16 kW) / 900 rpm | 250 Nm / 500 rpm|
|Top Speed||250 km/h|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||5,057 mm x 2,157 mm x 1,797 mm|
|Fuel Tank capacity||85L|
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Mercedes-Benz GLE450 Reviews
Check out what others say about the new Mercedes-Benz GLE450!
“…the GLE-class impresses with its redesign, and its cabin is far better than the model it replaces.”
Read the full review by Caranddriver
“The assortment of comfort and convenience options for this mid-size luxury SUV is astounding.”
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“The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class has an excellent in-dash navigation system with augmented reality, a snappy drivetrain, and plenty of luxury features.”
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History of Mercedes-Benz GLE450
The Mercedes-Benz GLE Class is a medium-sized SUV produced since 1997 by the German carmaker Mercedes-Benz, originally the Mercedes-Benz M-Class. The platform’s size is categorized between the smaller GLC-Class (based on the C-Class) and the larger, later shared GLS-Class. The M-class was also manufactured for the European market by Magna Steyr for a limited time between 1999 and 2002, before the entire production moved to the U.S. facility near Vance, Alabama. The M-Class was assembled in new plants in India and Indonesia at the end of 2012.
The M-Class has been renamed GLE-Class since April 2015. This change of name made it easier for customers to recognize where they are classified in the Mercedes line up, above the GLA and GLC SUVs, and referring to the Mercedes E class saloon and estate.
Mercedes releases its fourth-generation GLE with three trim levels: GLE 350, GLE 450, and GLE 580. Performance is the main difference between the new trim levels. The GLE 350 comes with a four-cylinder turbo-powered all-wheel-drive engine. The GLE 450 increases its output with a 6-cylinder punching engine and a standard all-wheel drive. On the other hand, the GLE gains a powerful V8 engine.
The current GLE is in the fourth-generation luxury Mercedes SUV that rolls off the Tuscaloosa, Alabama production line. It has a plush interior, seven seats, and an impressive line of oil and diesel motors, as well as a hybrid plug-in alternative for those who like to go green.
With its luxurious materials, luxury, and advanced technology, the Mercedes-Benz GLE 2020 interior is highly recognized. The GLE-Class’s excellent standard features include a well-equipped high-tech infotainment system and several unique integrated security systems.
The new Mercedes-Benz GLE is now bigger than it was before. Growing in size was the first thing that Mercedes-Benz had to do with the new GLE. It must be larger to meet the needs of the customer and fulfill all possible wishes. For this reason, a wide 3.15-inch extension of the Mercedes-Benz GLE wheelbase has been added. The wheelbase was 117.9 inches, and the cabin was further extended. People in the second row have 2.7 inches more legroom and 1.3 inches more headroom.
Mercedes-Benz GLE450 FAQ
How many seats does the Mercedes-Benz GLE450 have?
The Mercedes-Benz GLE450 has a generous seating capacity to accommodate five (5) up to seven (7) people.
How many cc/power does the Mercedes-Benz GLE450 have?
The Mercedes-Benz GLE450 has a 2,999cc inline 6 engine that generates a whopping 367hp and a maximum torque of 500Nm through a 9G-TRONIC (A) transmission.
What is the top speed of the Mercedes-Benz GLE450y?
With an acceleration of 5.7 s (0-100 km/h), the Mercedes-Benz GLE450 has a top speed of 250 km/h.
What is its fuel efficiency?
The Mercedes-Benz GLE450 has a fuel tank capacity of 85-litres and fuel consumption of 8.9 km/L with 9G-TRONIC (A) transmission.
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