2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS – Features & Specs Review

Following a full model refresh in 2020, this year’s Mercedes-Benz GLS Large Luxury SUV serves as a first-class ride for the entire family. With its modern and roomy interior, exceptional safety features, and packed with technology, the brand new 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS, for sale at Ray Catena Mercedes-Benz of Union, will surpass your expectations.

Winner of Car and Driver’s 10 Best Trucks and SUVs award for seven consecutive years, the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class Large Luxury SUV is a favorite amongst leading industry experts. Give us a call or visit our Union Mercedes-Benz dealership if you’re inspired to book a test drive or to see all that the brand new GLS-Class has to offer you and your family.

2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS SUV – Frequently asked questions

The luxury 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class is perfect for those in search of a large SUV. This model has plenty to offer – whether you’re looking specifically for something from the Mercedes line or just want more information about this vehicle before making your decision, check out our FAQs and see what it can do.

The Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 SUV starts at $76,000.

Most units in the US are Made in America, at the Mercedes-Benz production plant in Alabama. The GLS is designed and engineered by Mercedes-Benz in Germany.

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS SUV can expect to receive up to 20 mpg city / 24 mpg highway.

The GLS-Class excels if you’re searching for a large luxury SUV that can carry up to seven people in style. It can fit taller adults comfortably in the third-row seats, and it’s a well-rounded option that is ready for any adventure. The ingenuity and thought that has been engineered into the vehicle is clear throughout, and comfort takes a back seat to no one. In fact, you’ll be racing for the second row if you go with the GLS’s optional massage capability.

As the biggest SUV in the Mercedes-Benz family, the 2021 GLS-Class is expected to hold its value when compared to competitors in its class.

What are the New Features of the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS SUV?

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS base model GLS 450 offers a six-cylinder turbocharged 3.0-liter engine and runs at 362 horsepower. The GLS makes driving on a bendy road look effortless, despite its large luxury SUV size, offering a smooth ride for you and your passengers.

Located at the wheels of the 2021 GLS is new, optional E-ACTIVE BODY CONTROL (E-ABC®) suspension. Offering the ability to lean into corners like sedans, this advanced suspension provides the most impressive SUV handling in the industry. E-ABC® utilizes hydraulic pumps that are powered with 48-volt motors opposed to the engine. This counteracts body rolling, stabilizes the SUV under crosswinds, improves efficiency, and adjusts the ride height.

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class offers an user-intuitive and ultra-modern 12.3-inch infotainment system, that stretches the entire length of the dashboard. Artificial intelligence lets you interact with the MBUX as if it were a real person, commands can be activated by touch screen and voice. Hungry? All you have to do is tell your Mercedes-Benz “I’m hungry,” and it will prompt you to complete a GPS search to your go-to take-out place.

With all of the seats up, the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class boasts enough space for adult passengers in every seat with 17.4 cubic feet of space.You’ll all arrive at your destination more relaxed than before you started out with a cabin outfitted with luxurious materials, including real wood trim.

With some of the features available in this model year’s Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class, safety has never been more fun. Camera-based and radar technology have been integrated with your SUV to provide virtual awareness beyond your human limitations. If parking isn’t your strong suit, let your vehicle do the work for you. Blind Spot Assist has all of your bases covered when you’re trying to switch lanes in traffic which isn’t always visible.

What’s New for the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class?

The Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class was the first seven-seater, full-size SUV engineered by a German automaker since its first model release in 2006. It has been a leader in the large luxury SUV class ever since. With its intricate features and competitive price, this vehicle is a favorite amongst families and a multi-award winner. If you’re curious to check out the new 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class SUV at Ray Catena Mercedes-Benz of Union, here’s what you should know about this year’s offering.

Due to the full refresh it saw in 2020, The 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS SUV did not receive any drastic upgrades. However, new 2021 standard features include ventilated seats, four-zone automatic climate control, and 20-inch aluminum wheels. The 3.0-liter inline-6 turbo with EQ Boost on top of the 9G-TRONIC 9-speed automatic transmission is capable of producing 362 horsepower and 369 pound-ft of torque. Visit us to learn more about this GLS model year if you’re ready to explore the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS SUV at Ray Catena Mercedes-Benz of Union.

We have the brand new 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS to show you in each of the trim selections – GLS 450, GLS 580, and the AMG® GLS 63 at Ray Catena Mercedes-Benz of Union. As a standard feature, these models are available with 4MATIC® fully variable all-wheel drive. Significant safety highlights to note in the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS are parking-damage detection feature, Active Brake Assist, and optional Driver Assistance Package with semi-autonomous driving capabilities.

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS SUV can seat up to seven passengers and available exterior body colors for the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS include Polar White and Black. Interior MB-Tex upholstery hues include Espresso Brown/Black and Macchiato Beige/Black.

Luxury Ray Catena Mercedes-Benz of Union with Amazing Customer Service

Ray Catena Mercedes-Benz of Union has been selling luxury vehicles proudly to the Tri-State area since 1980. A family-owned and operated dealership, we’ve been able to perfect our customer service for over 40 years, and our staff’s level of dedication is unmatched. Our skilled and professional staff are on-hand to optimize your buying process while shopping for our luxury pre-owned or new vehicles in New Jersey.

With the resources we provide to you, we can guarantee that shopping for your next vehicle will be an enjoyable experience. Our Mercedes-Benz specialists understand the importance of having a practical car that suits your lifestyle and gives you the luxurious feel of a Mercedes-Benz.

Our Ray Catena Mercedes-Benz of Union dealership is the biggest luxury auto group in the Tri-State. Our impressive selection of top Mercedes-Benz vehicles allows you to discover many different options, and we’ll help you choose the vehicle which has all the features to hit the road in style.

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