Not as popular as the luxury sedan, but the G-Class was extremely popular by design characteristics and performance Off-road extreme “nature”. Like the Land Rover, this car has become a legend and appears regularly in the cult action film. Common versions G500 and G350 Mercedes-Benz 2016 upgraded powertrain and unique alternative to G550
Mercedes-Benz G-Class is manufactured at the request of the Shah of Iran in 1979. This is a sport SUV Sport / Ultility only Mercedes for 18 years, before the M-Class Crossover was introduced. In 2006, the GL-Class is directed to replace the G-Class. Thus, the G-Class can be seen as “ancestor” of the line Mercedes-Benz SUV today. In 2015, SUV and Crossover team’s “three-pointed star” quite spectacular with GLA, GLE, GLE Coupe, GL-Class and the upcoming GLS-Class facelift.
Through 36 years’ development, G-Class not only confirmed his name but was elevated to a new height. This car is equipped with advanced safety technologies most, Off-road capabilities and superior technology has reached advanced engine emission standards in North America and Europe. Even terrain SUV Land Rover Discovery famous enough yet to have two standards.
Overall, the G-Class can now design style square, slightly tough and for the military. This is a design feature of the terrain SUV’s “three-pointed star.” Step through the generations in 2016, G500 and G350 are two versions become more superficial AMG wheel arches wider, lower bumper, wind cavity integrated fog lights, shields chassis, spare wheel container and tiles black mirrors.
Exterior light upgrade
Besides, the car retains the open button on the handle. This is the design of the S-Class features the late ’70s and early’ 80s addition, Mercedes-Benz G-Class in 2016 also added five exterior colors “super well” are: Gold Solar Beam, Red Tomato Red, green Alien green, orange and purple Sunset Galactic Beam Beam.
Car is complemented new exterior colors
Furniture G-Class 2016 “bold bunkers” with exclusive instrument cluster and the dedicated leather seats. This car is designed to bring the comforts of the S-Class on the highway. But while the suspension and sound insulation works, designed driver’s seat is not yet satisfactory, especially when compared with other SUVs same price range.
The most prominent feature of this sporty SUV is the system of high-performance engines. Version G500 is equipped with twin-turbo V8 engine with a capacity of 4.0 liter 415 horsepower and maximum torque of 610Nm, up 33 hp and 80nm compared to the 5.5L V8 engine in the G550 older generation. Twin supercharged engine shared this powerful sports car from Mercedes-AMG GT is famous.
V8 twin-turbo engine 4.0L
Besides superior drivetrain, G500 was upgraded suspension, steering system, electronic balance system, traction control and ABS brakes to help improve comfort, increase processing capability, and higher safety. This sporty SUV is integrated suspension system Adaptive Damping Suspension adaptation has two operating modes Sport and Comfort fit both urban road and Off-road.
2016 Mercedes-Benz G500 is a pretty big vehicle with overall dimensions length x width x height 4765 x 2055 respectively x 1,953 mm, wheelbase 2.850mm and the mass of up to 2.596kg. However, thanks to the powerful engine, “battleship” completely not “sluggish” which became extremely agile. Vehicles capable of 0-96km / h in 5.7 seconds, 0.3 seconds faster than the older generation. V8 twin-turbo engine works quite quiet and smooth improves comfort and luxury.
These subtle upgrades have helped to control the vehicle, “the giant” is just like a small urban vehicle. The suspension has two modes delivers comfort on the highway as well as stability on the road Off-road. Precise steering system but the pace is still slow and heavy booster system manually.
2016 Mercedes-Benz G500 Off-road beyond
Off-road road is the “province” of Mercedes-Benz G-Class. Vehicles capable of great handling and stability in bends thanks to adaptive suspension system and modern support functions. At the same time, 2016 also confident G500 pass through the muddy, waterlogged using dedicated Off-road tires, four-wheel drive system torque distribution and differential lock reasonable three modes.