The car will be lighter than its predecessor.
Mercedes-Benz has started tests of the new crossover GLE generation. Photospies the first time managed to photograph the car during road tests. Premiere of the car, which is currently received index W167, to be held not earlier than 2018..
The crossover will be built on a new platform Modular High Architecture. Thanks to this architecture, the car will be lighter than its predecessor, while the wheelbase of the car will increase. In W167 engine range will include new six-cylinder engines.
Mercedes-Benz has officially unveiled a new crossover GLE in 2014. SUV built on the platform of the M-Class. The architecture assumes multi-link rear suspension and double wishbone solution at the front axle. Optionally available Airmatic air suspension. In Russia, the price of the car starts from 3 730 000 rubles.
The car received a massive grille, led headlights, dual exhaust system and 20-inch alloy wheels (optionally available 21 – and 22-inch wheels). The cabin is fitted with sports seats and new media. Under the hood of the car is established the engine capacity of 258 horsepower.