Compared to what the company offered us through the last model, the new 2018 Mercedes GLE is still a very thick felt in almost every aspect. It is the newest version, however there is no significant change you will find. Thankfully, it is versatile and is going to conquer a variety of terrain.
2018 Mercedes GLE Exterior and Interior
Looking at the outside view, there are going to be a few noticeable changes. The car is going to feature a powerful tailgate and for enhanced view at night, the car will be fitted with the latest LED headlight technology. The grill looks a bit chunkier, but the upgraded tail lights give this new 2018 Mercedes GLE a more elegant look. The front has also been refined; it is completely restyled and the modern look that has been achieved is just amazing. There are a few cues that have been retained as of the predecessor; the signature wraparound and the slab sided tailgate.
As for the inside, just like the last model, the new 2018 Mercedes GLE will accommodate 5 passengers and still provides a relatively large cargo space for the luggage. The seats are out of this world; they are wrapped in leather and the steering wheel provided is now flat bottom style. For simplified control of the car, the car will be fitted with an 8-inch tablet display. 2018 Mercedes GLE other interior features; power tailgate, Olufsen Audio System, back view rear camera, premium Bang and a panoramic sunroof among other incredible features.
2018 Mercedes GLE Engine
2018 Mercedes GLE as per now, there is no official communication from the company on the engine; however, for an industry that no secret can be kept for long, experts are saying this car will operate on 3 engine options. First is a 3.5 Liter, V-6 engine capable of generating a power output of 302 HP and 273 lb-ft of torque. Second is a 3 Liter V-6 Twin Turbocharged engine with power output of 329 Hp and a torque of 354 lb-ft and lastly a 2.1 L, 4-cylinder turbo diesel engine capable of generating up to 201 HP and a torque of 369. As if that is not even enough; we are likely going to see a plug-in hybrid engine the GLE 550 e 4MATIC engine with power output of 436HP.
2018 Mercedes GLE Price and Release Date
Expected to be introduced to the public in the fall of the year 2018, the price for the basic trim level is rumored to be slightly above $66,000