For 2023, there are two trims in the Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class range: the 450 4Matic and 580 4Matic. Specs for the starter model include 362 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque, while the upper trim boasts 483 hp and 516 lb-ft. Both models make use of a nine-speed automatic transmission and come standard with all-wheel drive.
Specifications include 20-inch alloy wheels, LED head- and taillights, a hands-free power-operated tailgate, and a panorama roof. Inside, you get quad-zone climate control, power front seats with heating and ventilation, remote start, and keyless entry. Dual 12.3-inch screens supply car vitals info and access to the infotainment, which includes smartphone integration, HD Radio, SiriusXM, and a 13-speaker Burmester sound system. The safety suite is comprehensive, comprising blind-spot monitoring, a surround-view camera, Pre-Safe with sound, and parking assist.
Upgrading to the upper trim levels gets you 21-inch alloys, five-zone climate control, leather upholstery, and a stronger engine. Through the options and packages, you can expand the safety suite with 13 additional features, and you can get Wi-Fi, a 26-speaker sound system, heated second-row seats, and a head-up display.