The commanding stance and sleek, muscular lines of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE allow Austin and Round Rock drivers a taste of its athleticism before they even enter the cabin and fire up the engine. Once they do, there will be no going back. Three powertrain options are available, creating an array of combinations between pure performance and efficiency. Each engine is paired to a state of the art 7G-TRONIC 7-speed transmission system that takes care of shifts seamlessly to ensure a smooth and controlled ride. For all-weather capability, adopt the 4MATIC® all-wheel drive system to have torque sent intuitively to the right wheels for a nimble and sure-footed drive. Engine options include:
Drivers will have the opportunity to put a wide selection of next-generation driver assistance technologies at their disposal, including Active Blind Spot Assist, Speed Limit Assist, Active Brake Assist with cross-traffic function, and Active Lane Keeping Assist. These amenities act semi-autonomously in order to alert you to hazardous situations and prevent them from developing further, while the mbrace® Secure suite offers security and emergency services if the worst should happen. Its features include:
Any vehicle adorned with the three-pointed star of Mercedes-Benz can be counted upon to take your breath away with a modern and luxurious interior. Even by those standards, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE swiftly exceeds expectations. Hand-fitted upholstery, metallic accents, and hand-finished wood details are brought together to deliver a sense of refinement, openness, and comfort that moves outside anything else in its class. Beyond styling, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE remains eminently practical; there’s up to 80.3 cubic feet of storage space for you to utilize once the rear seats are folded, and a handy rear center-armrest pass-through for when you need to take longer items into the cabin without disrupting your ability to carry passengers in the back. Further interior enhancements include:
Austin and Round Rock drivers will find a high-resolution 8-inch COMAND® touchscreen with their 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE. Use high-end swipe and touch technology to bring up crisp clean menus and control your driving environment. An in-car Wi-Fi hotspot option brings the world wide web to your 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE, providing the ability to hook up multiple devices without having to deplete data plans. When you’re ready to park or conduct some low-speed maneuvering, turn on the Surround View Camera System to use a 360-degree birds-eye image of the 2017 GLE and its surrounding areas. These are just a few standout features, with further technologies including:
The 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE is a peerless luxury SUV that showcases tasteful styling and a painstaking attention to detail across every possible measure. Reading about this Class-Leading model is sure to have whetted your appetite for more, so don’t hesitate to contact one of the team here at Mercedes-Benz of Austin to hear further details or arrange a test drive.