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 GLS 450, 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 GLS 450, drivers can also choose from the the GLS 550 with a larger, more powerful engine. There is also a diesel option with the GLS 350d and the performance-enhanced AMG® GLS 63.



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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