The GLE-class is the latest version of Mercedes' mid-size SUV formerly known as the M-class. It retains its versatile and luxurious characteristics, but now sports a refreshed exterior and interior to add an extra dose of elegance and sportiness. The biggest news is the addition of a new bodystyle, a crossover coupe known as the GLE Coupe, this combines the go anywhere attitude of the GLE/M-class crossover SUV with a sleeker fastback coupe body.
The GLE Coupe is available with a powerful turbocharged 3.0 liter V6 gasoline engine which prooduces 362hp and 520Nm of torque. This engine is mated to a 9G-TRONIC PLUS 9-speed automatic transmission. 4MATIC AWD system is standard.
The traditional GLE crossover SUV can be had with two diesel engine options, a 2.1 liter 4-cylinder which produces 204hp and 480Nm of torque and a 3.0 liter V6 which produces 258hp and 620Nm of torque. Both diesel engines are mated to a 9G-TRONIC 9-speed automatic transmission. 4MATIC AWD system is standard.