LIVE : Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 Launched at INR 2.43 Crores
In today’s world , when everything is all about being global , there are a very few names that stay relevant or are well known no matter where on the planet you are , Mercedes Benz is one such name . A brand that has established itself with such intensity that irrespective of class, age , location or time ; right from kids to senior citizen , everyone knows what a Benz is . Beauty, richness, high-tech, grace defines the brand but what does a Brand like this do to step their game further up? Mercedes – MAYBACH , the Ultimate Luxury Experience .With the introduction of a SUV , Maybach GLS S600 at INR 2.43 Crore ,under the brand Maybach, Mercedes-Benz has taken the game to a whole new level with 50 customers already in line to be happy owners of this palace on wheels.
When you talk about thew biggest baddest SUV of the brand , it goes without saying that Mercedes has put it their best . When it comes to the design part of the luxury behemoth , the most prominent feature on the face along with the 28 pin strips grill is the fact that this is the 1 st Mercedes SUV ever with an upright star. The character lines smoothly flow towards the back of the car and there is very thoughtful placement of chrome bits and Maybach badging across the car . The Maybach GLS can also be got in a two-tone paint job at an extra cost
But a SUV like this is more about what’s on the inside . The first thing you notice while stepping inside the palace on wheels it the Maybach brand logo projection built into the ORVM and Auto retracting special Maybach running board . Once you are inside , its nothing less than a luxury jetliner . Executive Bench Seats Electrical adjustment with memory ,Electrically extending leg rest , Multicontour seats with massage function ,Wireless Charging , MBUX rear tablet are just the tip of the feature list iceberg that this car offers . You also have the option of getting the Maybach GLS as a five-seater that comes with a three passenger seat in the second row instead of the massive center panel that comes in the two passenger seating version.
Powering the Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 is the monstrous twin-turbocharged, 4.0-liter V8 engine from the Mercedes lineup mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission. This engine makes 550hp between 6,000 to 6,500 rpm and generates 730Nm of torque between 2,500 and 5,000 rpm. There also is the 48-Volt mild hybrid system that adds another 21Hp of power to the overall output. This intelligent hybrid system also sends the kinetic energy it recuperates to the battery pack while braking or coasting.Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 can do 0-100kmph in 4.8 seconds and has a limited top speed of 250kmph. Other features include Airmatic suspension, E-Active Body Control.
If we had to define everything about the Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 , we would probably need more than just one article about it , which is why we will soon bring to you , everything about the Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 in our detailed Road test review , stay tuned.