2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS in Seattle, WA

Drivers in the market for a top-of-the-line luxury SUV are in for a treat with the recently renamed Mercedes-Benz GLS. Previously known as the Mercedes-Benz GL, the GLS continues to set the bar for premium 7-passenger SUVs. Our team here at Mercedes-Benz of Seattle is going to explore details of this model to give drivers a better idea of what it has to offer.

Those interested will have the option between four variations for the Mercedes-Benz GLS. The base model, the Mercedes-Benz GLS450, is the most popular with a powerful 362-horsepower 3.0-liter biturbo V-6 engine. Let’s dive in to find out more about this family-friendly SUV.


In addition to the Mercedes-Benz GLS450, drivers can also choose from the the GLS550 with a larger, more powerful engine. There is also a diesel option with the GLS350d and the performance-enhanced AMG GLS63.



The Mercedes-Benz GLS can hold up to seven in its spacious cabin. There’s plenty of room in the rear seats, and the third row splits 60/40. Drivers will find up to 93.8 cubic feet of space for all their additional belongings.



The COMAND® system features a new 8-inch central screen that houses everything from entertainment to navigation, driving systems and vehicle settings with a new touchpad controller on the console.

Test drive the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS in Seattle, WA

The impressive performance and technology features are just the beginning for the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS. There are plenty of safety features in this family-friendly model to ensure everyone’s protected at all times including the driver, passengers and pedestrians alike. Standard safety features include COLLISION PREVENTION ASSIST PLUS, ATTENTION ASSIST and Crosswind Assist.

Other available features in the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS include:

  • All-LED lighting
  • Rear seat entertainment
  • DISTRONIC PLUS cruise control

Those interested in learning more about the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS are welcome to contact our team here at Mercedes-Benz of Seattle. Drivers can get behind the wheel by scheduling a test drive online.

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS dashboard
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS seating
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS front grille
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS storage

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