How Fast is the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS at Star Motor Cars?

By Product Expert | Posted in Mercedes-Benz GLS, Mercedes-Benz News, Performance, Powertrain on Tuesday, October 29th, 2019 at 8:52 pm
Blue 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS Towing a Trailer

What Are the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS Engine Options and Specs?

The epitome of luxury in the large SUV segment, the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS promises to be a fan favorite at Star Motor Cars. With an emphasis on luxury, comfort and style, many car shoppers who crave performance want to know – what are the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS engine options and specs? Find out how fast the Mercedes-Benz GLS is with this guide to the available engine options!


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Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 4MATIC® – 3.0-Liter Inline-6 Turbo with EQ Boost

Entry-level Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 4MATIC® trim levels are anything but boring when you get behind the wheel at Star Motor Cars in Houston. The GLS 450 4MATIC® grade will employ a 362-horsepower 3.0-liter turbocharged inline-six engine that manufactures 369 pound-feet of torque. An innovative 48-volt EQ Boost mild hybrid system will add 184 pound-feet of torque, 21 horsepower and upgrade performance in short bursts. Married to a 9G-TRONIC nine-speed automatic transmission and 4MATIC® All-Wheel Drive*, the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 4MATIC® will sprint from zero to 60 mph in just 5.9 seconds. EPA-estimated fuel-economy numbers stand at 19 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway**. When equipped for towing duties, the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 4MATIC® will tow up to 7,700 pounds.

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 3.0-Liter Inline-6 Turbo Engine and 4.0-Liter Biturbo V-8 Engine on White Background

Mercedes-Benz GLS 580 4MATIC® – 4.0-Liter Biturbo V-8 with EQ Boost

Next-level power and performance promise to be highlights of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 580 4MATIC® trim level. Armed with a 4.0-liter biturbo V-8, the Mercedes-Benz GLS 580 4MATIC® model will make 483 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque. The Mercedes-Benz EQ Boost mild-hybrid system will add to the power totals with an available 184 pound-feet of torque and 21 horsepower. 4MATIC® AWD* will deliver the all-weather, all-terrain performance that is perfect for family adventures that take the road less traveled. To upgrade performance, the Mercedes-Benz GLS will employ a standard AIRMATIC® Adaptive Air Suspension and an optional E-ACTIVE BODY CONTROL® suspension system.


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Are you interested in a luxurious, family-friendly Mercedes-Benz SUV? Look no further than the next-generation 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS. If you crave heart-pounding thrills behind the wheel, you may want to know – what are the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS engine options and specs – and this in-depth guide will provide the answers. Find a Mercedes-Benz car or crossover to fit your lifestyle today when you visit the Star Motor Cars inventory!

*Best performance on snow and ice obtained with winter tires. Please always drive carefully, consistent with road conditions.

**EPA estimated 23 MPG highway and 19 MPG city with 23.8-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions.

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