Mercedes’s G-Class is one of the most famous and acknowledged models out there and it is a very capable car. In the past the car was a little difficult to drive and it needed some tech improvement. The 2019 model brings both ingredients to better the car.
Specs and features of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class
The car does not feature too many exterior changes and it still has the boxy looks it is known for. The front and rear parts of the car have received a little update. The body is 4.8 inches wider and 2.1 inches longer.
The inside of the car has many changes and improvements, especially in the technology department. Those interested in buying the 2019 model will get a dashboard with a dual 12.3 inch screens, traditional G-Class hallmarks, three differential locks on the center stack, both rows come with heated seats, massage and rapid-heating functions.
The interior dimension has also increase with 1.5 inches more front legroom and 5.9 inches rear legroom. Shoulder and the hip room has been improved for both passenger rows (1 to 3 inches).
Under the Hood
The G-Class will be available only in the G550 trim at the beginning. The 4.0-liter V8 engine puts out 416 horsepower and 450-pound-feet of torque. It has a nine-speed automatic transmission and an improved electromechanical rack-and-pinion setup. The new front independent suspension and solid rear ones are also quite nice.
This new G-Mode automatically turns on when one of the differential locks are engaged and it changes dampers, steering and throttle systems to suit off-road conditions.
There is no word of the official price, but the new Mercedes-Benz G-Class will become available on the second half of 2018. Just a couple of month and it can be yours!