Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.

Log in to CarWale

Please enter your password
Forgot password?
Please enter your registered email

Or Login with

Sign in with facebook
Sign In with google

Sign up to CarWale

Please enter your name
+91
Please enter your mobile number
Please enter your password
Please enter your password
Ad

Mercedes-Benz to add petrol variants to its SUV line-up

July 28, 2016, 06:52 PM IST by Venkat Desirazu
Mercedes-Benz to add petrol variants to its SUV line-up

Mercedes-Benz will add petrol variants to its SUV line-up. It currently offers petrol options on all its vehicles expect the GLE SUV, GLS SUV as well as CLS sedan. These petrol powered models will expected to be launched later this year are expected to be locally assembled.

The petrol versions for both these cars will be the GLE400 4MATIC and GLS400 4MATIC both which have already been imported for homologation. Both cars will be offered with a 3.0-litre V6 petrol engine that 328bhp and 480Nm of torque. The CLS on the other hand will get a 3.6-litre V6 petrol engine that produces the same 328bhp and 480Nm of torque.  All three cars get the German automaker’s 4MATIC AWD system and a nine-speed AT as standard. In terms of features, appearance and design they are exactly the same as their diesel counterparts save for the badging at the rear and the side. 

The move comes on the back of uncertainty over the issue of diesel vehicles in the country. Mercedes-Benz was one of the worst hit when the ban in the NCR came into effect last year as it had been selling mostly diesel models across its range.  

However, this move to start offering petrol versions across the range is not something new for the German automaker as it had been doing exactly this for a significant period before the great diesel revolution of 2012-2013.

Tags:Mercedes-Benz,GLS,Mercedes-Benz GLS
Show CommentsHide Comments
Ad

Mercedes-Benz GLS Price in Popular Cities

CityOn-Road Prices
New Delhi₹ 98.9 Lakhs onwards
Chennai₹ 1.03 Crores onwards
Kolkata₹ 95.33 Lakhs onwards
Bangalore₹ 1.09 Crores onwards
Mumbai₹ 1.01 Crores onwards
Hyderabad₹ 1.04 Crores onwards
  • Upcoming Cars

Ford Endeavour FaceliftFord Endeavour Facelift

22nd Feb 2019

29L - ₹ 35L
Honda CivicHonda Civic

7th Mar 2019

13L - ₹ 18L
Tata 45XTata 45X

Mar 2019

8L - ₹ 10L
BMW i8 RoadsterBMW i8 Roadster

Apr 2019

2.80Cr - ₹ 3Cr
Mahindra e20 NXTMahindra e20 NXT

Jul 2019

6L - ₹ 8L
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (9 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (9 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in