2021 Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4Matic has been launched in India. However we’re here to answer the most asked question, which is, “Is it worth 2.43 Cr?”
Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 | Key Points
- All 50+ units for 2021 already allocated to customers.
- Comes in 4 & 5 seater options.
- Offers a 48V mild-hybrid system attached with a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 that pumps out 557 Hp and 730 Nm of torque.
What’s New In The New Maybach GLS?
Well, it’s basically an Maybach S-Class SUV so its pretty much the same as the Maybach S-Class.
For starters, the Maybach GLS has no more third row to increase the space for the first & second row passengers, the seats are now made of Nappa leather, and therefore is more premium and comfortable and literally feels like you can sink in the comfort.
It now comes with 5-seater option as standard, but you have to pay for the 4-seater option which seperates the rear seats with a panel,
And is the home for the Samsung tablet which controls the climate of the car and other optional commands are also available. The cabin is now very well insulated from outside noises.
The rear two seats are electrically conrolled and they also have calf rests.
Exterior of the car is dual-tone and has Maybach badging on the front and the rear side panel. The 22-inch wheels come as standard and you can also upgrade to 23-inch wheels.
2021 Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600: Additional Info
Well, we all know that Maybach is pure luxury, but
Mercedes-Maybach team has taken it to another level this time and some basic additonal features include a panoramic-sunroof, the chauffeur package which adjust the front passenger seat from the rear, four-zone climate control, automatically extending side steps, adaptive air suspension, massaging seats front and rear, heated and ventilated front and rear seats with memory function, a tablet on the rear-seat in the middle to control some functions, 360 degree camera, Burmester sound system and more.
Some other optional features include folding rear tables, rear-seat entertainment, Burmester 3D surround sound system, Mercedes’s E-Active Body Control active air suspension, the aforementioned power-adjustable individual rear seats, a refrigerated compartment, champagne flute holder, head-up display and more.
Safety features include eight airbags, ABS, ESP, lane keep assist, blind sport assist, active brake and steering assist and tyre pressure monitoring and many more technical features.
What Are The Powetrain Options In The New Maybach GLS?
The Maybach GLS is only offered in a single powertrain option which is a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 equipped with a 48V mild-hybrid system, this engine pumps-out 557hp and 730Nm of torque, and the 48V system provides an additonal 22hp and 250Nm.
This engine is mated to a 9-speed automatic gearbox which sends the overwhelming power to all the wheels.
Note: This layout is standard and the only option.