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Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class Plug-in Hybrid
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class Plug-in Hybrid
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$66,700
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.4
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Mercedes-Benz M-Class
2015 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
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$48,300
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
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Mercedes-Benz R-Class
2012 Mercedes-Benz R-Class
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$52,690
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
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Overview

Engine
3.0L Twin-Turbo V6 Plug-in Hybrid
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Economy
City: 18 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 21 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.1 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
24.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.1 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
6 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.0L Twin-Turbo V6 Plug-in Hybrid
3.5L V6 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
Horsepower
436 hp @ 1600 rpm
302 hp @ 6500 rpm
302 hp @ 6500 rpm
Torque
479 lb-ft
273 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm
273 lb-ft @ 6500 rpm
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
7-Speed Automatic
7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
N/A
4,652 lbs
5,622 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
4,410 lbs
6,600 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
21 MPG
20 MPG
18 MPG
City
N/A
18 MPG
16 MPG
Highway
N/A
24 MPG
21 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
N/A
8.8 Tons/yr
10.2 Tons/yr
EPA rating
N/A
N/A
3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
21.1 gallons
24.6 gallons
21.1 gallons
Cruising Range City
N/A
442.8 miles
337.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
N/A
590.4 miles
443.1 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
N/A
N/A
203.1 in
Height
70.7 in
70.7 in
65.4 in
Max Width
76.2 in
75.8 in
85.4 in
Front Width
64.9 in
64.7 in
65.5 in
Rear Width
65.5 in
65.2 in
65 in
Wheelbase
114.8 in
114.8 in
126.6 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
N/A
5.8 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
6 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.3 in
40.3 in
39.8 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.4 in
40.4 in
39.8 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.5 in
58.5 in
60.3 in
Front Seat Hip Room
60.6 in
N/A
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.4 in
38.4 in
36.2 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.5 in
38.5 in
40.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58.4 in
58.4 in
59.6 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
60.2 in
N/A
N/A
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
N/A
32.4 in
Third Row Headroom
N/A
N/A
37.2 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
N/A
52.8 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
80.3 ft³
80.3 ft³
85 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
44.5 ft³
38.2 ft³
42.2 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
44.5 ft³
38.2 ft³
15.2 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Pwr Rack-&-Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.7 ft
38.7 ft
41 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
19" x 8.5"
19" x 8"
19" x 8.0"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 8.5"
19" x 8"
19" x 8.0"

Suspension

Front Suspension
N/A
Double Wishbone
Independent
Rear Suspension
N/A
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P255/50WR19
P255/50HR19
P255/50R19
Rear Tire
P255/50WR19
P255/50HR19
P255/50R19
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
P195/75R18

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Polar White
  • Black
  • Polar White
N/A

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Blue Metallic
  • Dakota Brown Metallic
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Selenite Grey Metallic
  • designo Cardinal Red Metallic, Build Out:2/12/2018
  • designo Diamond White Metallic, Build Out:2/12/2018
  • Cinnabar Red Metallic
  • Dakota Brown Metallic
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Palladium Silver Metallic
  • Steel Gray Metallic
  • designo Diamond White Metallic
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Crystal Grey/Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Ginger Beige/Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Ginger Beige/Espresso, Leather Seat Trim
  • Saddle Brown/Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Almond Beige/Mocha, MB-Tex Leatherette Seat Trim
  • Black, MB-Tex Leatherette Seat Trim
  • Gray/Dark Gray, MB-Tex Leatherette Seat Trim
  • Almond Beige, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Ash, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Black, MB-Tex seat trim

Optional Interior Materials

  • Black Pearl/Black, Nappa Leather Seat Trim
  • Porcelain/Black, Nappa Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, Dinamica/MB-Tex Leatherette Seat Trim
  • Almond Beige/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Almond Beige/Mocha, Leather Upholstery
  • Auburn Brown/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Gray/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Gray/Dark Gray, Leather Upholstery
  • Almond Beige, Leather seat trim
  • Almond Beige/Black, Leather seat trim
  • Ash, Leather seat trim
  • Ash/Black, Leather seat trim
  • Black, Leather seat trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Optional
Standard
Premium Sound System
Standard
Optional
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Optional
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Optional
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
Entertainment System
Optional
Optional
Optional
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Standard
Optional
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Standard
Standard
Optional
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Optional
Optional
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Standard
Optional
Heated Rear Seat(s)
Optional
Optional
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Standard
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard
Optional
Seat Memory
Optional
Optional
Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Standard
Standard
Seat-Massage
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Rear A/C
Optional
Optional
Optional
Keyless Start
Standard
Optional
Optional
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Optional

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Optional
Optional
Cross-Traffic Alert
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Optional
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Optional
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Not Available
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
8 Years / 80,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles
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