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2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS 550 GLS 550 specs & colors

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2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS 550 GLS 550

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Almond / Mocha






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  • designo Porcelain/Espresso Brown Leather Package
  • designo Porcelain/Espresso Brown Nappa Leather
  • Porcelain Headliner

Grand Edition Package


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  • designo Espresso Brown/Black Exclusive Nappa Lthr
  • Porcelain DINAMICA Headliner


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  • Hood Fin Covers
  • Chrome Door Handle Inserts
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  • Underride Protection


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  • designo Porcelain/Espresso Brown Nappa Leather
  • Porcelain Headliner


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  • Wheels: 21" AMG Twin 5-Spoke 2-Tone


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  • designo Porcelain/Black Exclusive Nappa Leather
  • Black DINAMICA Headliner


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  • DISTRONIC PLUS w/Steering Assist
  • BAS PLUS w/Cross-Traffic Assist
  • Active Blind Spot Assist

Driver Assistance Package


EPA Classification Standard SUV 4WD
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 21 X 10 in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 21 X 10 in
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 180
Engine Type Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 516 @ 1800
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 449 @ 5250
Displacement 4.7 L/285
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 16 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Cruising Range - City 369.60 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 19 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 501.60 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 14 MPG
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again N/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.21
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.93
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.33
Ninth Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High N/A
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.31
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low N/A
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.50
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.86
Trans Type 9
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 13.6 in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 14.8 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) N/A
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 26.4 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 40.7 ft
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P295/40HR21
Rear Tire Size P295/40HR21
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Curb Weight - Front N/A lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity N/A lbs
Curb Weight N/A lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs
Base Curb Weight 5578 lbs
Curb Weight - Rear N/A lbs
Third Shoulder Room 50.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 76.1 in
Passenger Volume 143.6 ft³
Track Width, Front 64.8 in
Front Leg Room 40.3 in
Second Shoulder Room 58.3 in
Wheelbase 121.1 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings N/A in
Length, Overall 202 in
Front Shoulder Room 58.5 in
Second Head Room 40 in
Height, Overall 72.8 in
Track Width, Rear 65.6 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline N/A in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 93.8 ft³
Min Ground Clearance 8.5 in
Second Leg Room 38.5 in
Third Hip Room N/A in
Rear Door Opening Width N/A in
Passenger Capacity 7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 19.7 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 52.4 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 16 ft³
Second Hip Room N/A in
Front Head Room 41.2 in
Liftover Height 32.3 in
Third Head Room 38.9 in
Rear Door Opening Height N/A in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 35.1 in
Third Leg Room 35 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 49.4 ft³
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 79.2 in
1 LCD Monitor In The Front Standard
14 harman/kardon Speakers Standard
610w Regular Amplifier Standard
Window Grid Diversity Antenna Standard
Audio Theft Deterrent Standard
Siriusxm Traffic Real-Time Traffic Display Standard
Streaming Audio Standard
Radio: AM/FM/CD -inc: Bluetooth connectivity, harman/kardon LOGIC7 Surround Sound System, Standard
Radio w/Seek-Scan, MP3 Player, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Aux Audio Input Jack, Steering Wheel Controls, Voice Activation, Weatherband, DVD-Audio, External Memory Control and 10 Gb Internal Memory Standard
Digital Signal Processor Standard
Rear Fog Lamps Standard
Chrome Door Handles Standard
Door Auto-Latch Standard
Auto On/Off Projector Beam Led Low/High Beam Daytime Running Auto-Leveling Directionally Adaptive Auto High-Beam Headlamps w/Delay-Off Standard
Roof Rack Rails Only Standard
Body-Colored Front Bumper Standard
Body-Colored Bodyside Moldings, Chrome Bodyside Insert and Body-Colored Fender Flares Standard
Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Driver Auto Dimming, Power Folding and Turn Signal Indicator Standard
Perimeter/Approach Lights Standard
Fixed Rear Window w/Fixed Interval Wiper and Defroster Standard
Speed Sensitive Rain Detecting Variable Intermittent Wipers Standard
Wheels w/Machined w/Painted Accents Accents Standard
Power Liftgate Rear Cargo Access Standard
Express Open/Close Sliding And Tilting Glass 1st Row Sunroof w/Sunshade Standard
Body-Colored Rear Step Bumper w/Chrome Bumper Insert Standard
Chrome Grille Standard
Chrome Side Windows Trim and Black Front Windshield Trim Standard
Wheels: 21" 5-Spoke Light Alloy (STD) Standard
Cornering Lights Standard
Headlights-Automatic Highbeams Standard
Steel Spare Wheel Standard
Lip Spoiler Standard
LED Brakelights Standard
Deep Tinted Glass Standard
Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Included w/Power Door Locks Standard
Illuminated Running Boards Standard
Fully Galvanized Steel Panels Standard
Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo Standard
Tires: 295/40R21 All-Season Standard
Memory Settings -inc: Door Mirrors and Steering Wheel Standard
Power Anti-Whiplash w/Tilt Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints Standard
Full Carpet Floor Covering -inc: Carpet Front And Rear Floor Mats Standard
Leather Upholstery Standard
Cargo Net Standard
Roll-Up Cargo Cover Standard
Locking Cargo Area Concealed Storage Standard
Cargo Space Lights Standard
8-Way Power Front Seats Standard
Analog Appearance Standard
Single CD Player Standard
2 Seatback Storage Pockets Standard
Driver Information Center Standard
Front Cigar Lighter(s) Standard
Driver Foot Rest Standard
Cruise Control Standard
Illuminated Locking Glove Box Standard
Power Fuel Flap Locking Type Standard
Dual Zone Front Automatic Air Conditioning Standard
Power Rear Windows and Power Vented 3rd Row Windows Standard
3 12V DC Power Outlets Standard
Selective Service Internet Access Standard
6-Way Power Driver Seat -inc: Power Cushion Extension, Seatback Side Bolster Support and Articulating Upper Backrest Standard
Power Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column Standard
Proximity Key For Doors And Push Button Start Standard
Fixed 50-50 Split-Bench Leather 3rd Row Seat Front, Power Fold Into Floor, 2 Manual and Adjustable Head Restraints Standard
Urethane Gear Shifter Material Standard
Power Front Seats w/Driver Memory -inc: Passenger Seat w/Memory, Multi-Contour Driver/Passenger Seats w/Massage, comfort headrests, Heated & Ventilated Front Seats Standard
Interior Trim -inc: Chrome/Aluminum Interior Accents and Leatherette Upholstered Dashboard Standard
4-Way Driver Lumbar Support Standard
Remote Releases -Inc: Power Cargo Access Standard
Tracker System Standard
Heated Front Seats Standard
Trunk/Hatch Auto-Latch Standard
Leather/Genuine Wood Steering Wheel w/Auto Tilt-Away Standard
Ashtray Standard
Air Filtration Standard
60-40 Folding Split-Bench Front Facing Manual Reclining Flip Forward Cushion/Seatback Rear Seat Standard
6-Way Power Passenger Seat -inc: Power Seatback Side Bolster Support, Cushion Extension, Articulating Upper Backrest and Massaging Lumbar Support Standard
Rear Cupholder Standard
Compass Standard
Instrument Panel Covered Bin, Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins Standard
COMAND Integrated Navigation System w/Voice Activation Standard
Perimeter Alarm Standard
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage, 3 12V DC Power Outlets and 1 120V AC Power Outlet Standard
Power 1st Row Windows w/Front And Rear 1-Touch Up/Down Standard
Carpet Floor Trim and Carpet Trunk Lid/Rear Cargo Door Trim Standard
Front And Rear Map Lights Standard
Driver And Passenger Heated-Seatback and Ventilated Front Seats Standard
Leatherette Door Trim Insert Standard
Rear HVAC w/Separate Controls Standard
3 12V DC Power Outlets and 1 120V AC Power Outlet Standard
Front Center Armrest w/Storage and Rear Center Armrest w/Storage Standard
Immobilizer Standard
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting Standard
Smart Device Integration Standard
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors w/Driver And Passenger Illumination, Driver And Passenger Auxiliary Mirror Standard
Trip Computer Standard
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer Standard
Day-Night Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror Standard
FOB Controls -inc: Cargo Access, Windows, Sunroof/Convertible Roof and Remote Start Standard
Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature Standard
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts, Auxiliary Rear Heater, Headliner/Pillar Ducts and Console Ducts Standard
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, 4 Door Curb/Courtesy, Illuminated Entry and Panic Button Standard
8" Color Display Upgrade Standard
Front Cupholder Standard
Redundant Digital Speedometer Standard
Valet Function Standard
Outside Temp Gauge Standard
Homelink Garage Door Transmitter Standard
Full Cloth Headliner Standard
Full-Time 4MATIC All-Wheel Standard
26.4 Gal. Fuel Tank Standard
Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars Standard
Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode and Sequential Shift Control w/Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Automatic w/Driver Control Height Adjustable Suspension Standard
Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Air Springs Standard
Engine: 4.7L Biturbo V8 Standard
3.27 Axle Ratio Standard
180 Amp Alternator Standard
Engine Auto Stop-Start Feature Standard
Cell Phone Pre-Wiring Standard
Permanent Locking Hubs Standard
GVWR: TBD Standard
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers Standard
Towing Equipment -inc: Trailer Sway Control Standard
95-Amp/Hr Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection Standard
4-Corner Auto-Leveling Suspension Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front And Rear Vented Discs, Brake Assist, Hill Descent Control, Hill Hold Control and Electric Parking Brake Standard
Transmission: 9G-TRONIC 9-Speed Automatic Standard
Dual Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher Standard
Electric Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering Standard
Double Wishbone Front Suspension w/Air Springs Standard
Collision Mitigation-Front Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard
Driver Knee Airbag Standard
Aerial View Camera System Standard
Lane Keeping Assist Lane Departure Warning Standard
Driver Monitoring-Alert Standard
Active Brake Assist Standard
Blind Spot Assist Blind Spot Standard
Right Side Camera Standard
Side Impact Beams Standard
ABS And Driveline Traction Control Standard
Child Seat Sensor and Rear Child Safety Locks Standard
Curtain 1st, 2nd And 3rd Row Airbags Standard
Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning Standard
Left Side Camera Standard
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags Standard
Parking Pilot Automated Parking Sensors Standard
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners Standard
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags Standard
Front Camera Standard
First Aid Kit Standard
mbrace2 Emergency Sos Standard
Airbag Occupancy Sensor Standard
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) And Roll Stability Control (RSC) Standard

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