With its spring release on the horizon, Mercedes-Benz enthusiasts in Henderson and Las Vegas should keep an eye out for the new 2017 GLS. Replacing the GL family, this luxurious yet rugged SUV will sport a refreshed design and techy features for the new model year. The all-new GLS will make a stunning addition to our new SUV lineup here at Mercedes-Benz of Henderson, and we’re looking forward to showing it to you!
Featuring a hydrodynamic torque converter, the famed 9G-TRONIC® automatic transmission will come standard on each of the three non-AMG® GLS models. For the 2017 model year, AIRMATIC® air suspension returns with ABS damping for a smooth drive, according to the DYNAMIC SELECT® drive mode, be it Comfort or Sport. An upscale SUV with plenty of power to its name, the forthcoming 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS lineup will boast four advanced engines:
The interior of the new GLS will include a passenger volume of 148 cubic feet – enough to comfortably seat up to seven adults. Flexible and easy to configure, the center seat row offers a cargo position for even greater cargo space. In the cockpit, Henderson and Las Vegas drivers will be pleased to find an 8-inch COMAND® display, which comes paired with a console-mounted touchpad controller for hassle-free use. The new 3-spoke multi-function steering-wheel initiates Bluetooth®* and audio functions with the touch of a button, while the Mercedes-Benz mbrace® Connect Package includes automatic emergency call, roadside assistance, accident recovery, and more.
In the safety and security department, the 2017 GLS will showcase the stringent standards Mercedes-Benz has for its protective technologies. Standard Electronic Stability Program and 4ETS® work in unison to improve traction and reduce wheel-slip, while Brake Assist applies the ideal amount of brake force in emergency situations. Using radar-based technology, COLLISION PREVENTION ASSIST PLUS® keeps a lookout for impending accidents, while PRESAFE® preps the cabin at the first sign of an unavoidable collision. The available Driver Assistance Package tacks on even more safety tech, including:
Don’t miss the upcoming 2017 GLS at Mercedes-Benz of Henderson! For more information on what you can expect from this incredible SUV, contact us Monday through Saturday. Our dealership is located at 925 Auto Show Drive in Henderson, NV, just fifteen minutes southeast of Las Vegas!
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