Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Price $128,900 – $295,000
Fuel consumption 15.5 – 22.2 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 65%(view ratings)
Over the course of 2018, the G-Class will undergo significant modifications, including a brand-new cabin and a wider body. However, this four-wheel-drive SUV's timeless design will not change. Until then, the G 550 offers a 416-horsepower, twin-turbo 4.0L V8 while the AMG G 63 has a 563-horsepower, twin-turbo 5.5L V8. Its ground clearance and front, rear and central differentials give it undeniable off-road capabilities.

Tests and Features

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Test Drives2019 Mercedes-Benz G 550: As Desirable As Ever
There are a few cars and trucks on the market that have achieved such a level of admiration and desirability, that only a major screwup from the manufacturer could tank its sales. The Porsche 911 has reached this level, and so has the Jeep Wrangler . Here’s another one: the …
First Drives2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class: Honouring Tradition
How did this giant toolbox on wheels ever transform into a fashion icon? Why is it that some aspects of the legendary SUV are considered lovely while the same on a modern Toyota Corolla would be unacceptable? And most importantly, how do you explain that people keep scrambling to dealers …
Special Events2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class: a Major Redesign, 40 Years Later
STUTTGART, Germany – the venerable G-Class will receive take a dip in the fountain of youth, but don’t worry, Mercedes-Benz won’t make the mistake of changing its timeless look. Forty years after hitting the market, the robust 4x4 is more popular than ever. In fact, of the 300,000 units sold …
Special EventsHitting the trails with the Mercedes-Benz G 550
WHISTLER, B.C. – It's not every day that you can purposely get lost in the off-road trails of Callaghan Valley, just 15 minutes west of Whistler, without worry. But for many years, that's exactly what Mercedes-Benz has done for many of its global G-Class customers. Whether you call it simply …
Spotlight onWe're going off-roading in the 2017 Mercedes-Benz G 550
The Mercedes-Benz G-Class surely isn't one of the German brand’s best sellers, but it embodies everything you would want in an off-road vehicle. One glance at the box-shaped, four-wheel-drive luxury SUV first developed for the Shah of Iran in the late '70s military, and currently used worldwide as a military …
BlogWhich Car Do You Want For Christmas?
Car enthusiasts don’t want toys. Sure, they may look happy unwrapping a snowbrush or a Mopar clock, but what they really want is an actual car. Fortunately, tastes differ widely, so loved ones have a lot of latitude when choosing the ideal gift. During a meeting of utmost importance held …

News

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ElectricThe Mercedes-Benz G-Class, of All SUVs, is Going Electric
The Mercedes-Benz G-Class is by far one of the oldest and most iconic SUVs on the planet. The all-new model introduced for 2019 came 40 years after the original made its debut. According to Daimler's Head of Digital Transformation, Sascha Pallenberg, the automaker did consider putting an end to the …
NewsThis $875,000 Brabus G-Class Has 888 Horsepower
The Mercedes-Benz G-Class has fans obsessed with its iconic silhouette and prestige, others with its surreal off-road capabilities and tremendous power. Sadly for some, the V12-powered G 65 did not survive the model’s transformation for 2019. The most potent and exclusive G-Class you can buy right now in Canada is …
Detroit2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class: Metamorphosis of a Rugged Icon
DETROIT, Michigan – The granddaddy of automakers chose the massive Michigan Theater with its ancient, spectacular and somewhat crumbling arches to finally unveil the updated version of the G-Class, its classic luxury all-terrain vehicle.A few weeks earlier, we were given a glimpse of its entirely redesigned cabin—now much more modern …
Detroit2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class Revealed Ahead of Detroit Auto Show
German automaker Mercedes-Benz has just released a series of photos of the 2019 G-Class , which will make its world debut at the upcoming Detroit Auto Show. The new G-Class is shown dressed up in camouflage as it seems to effortlessly conquer the Schöckl mountain located near the SUV’s assembly …
NewsMercedes-AMG G 65 Final Edition: The Brute Retires
On sale in its current form since 1979, the iconic G-Class remains a popular choice among the rich and famous looking for a unique SUV. Since 2012, the AMG division also offered the G 65, stuffed with a twin-turbo, 6.0-litre V12 that currently develops 621 horsepower and 738 pound-feet of …
NewsWe will get the Mercedes-Benz G 550 4x4 Squared
Mercedes-Benz has two distinct personalities: one of them builds solid and well-thought sedans and SUVs, and has been steadily improving safety and build quality over the past decade. The second personality is a little crazier. Their AMG brand takes regular Mercedes-Benz vehicles and shoves overpowered engines into them. The end …
NewsMercedes G 550 posing for MotoringTV
Our Dan Bailey outside the MotoringTV studio, with the 2016 Mercedes G 550 4MATIC. 416hp, 450 lb-ft, 0-1oo km in 5.9 seconds. Price Starts at $127,200, our tester is only $134,750. Don't look for the G-Class in a Mercedes showroom, special order only. The question, does this luxury vehicle come …
NewsProtect Your Eyeballs: Here’s Mansory’s Latest Creation
We have talked a few times about Mansory’s creations. The tuning shop takes a large variety of luxury vehicles and modifies them in a number of ways, with changes going from ‘’unique’’ to ‘’overly ridiculous’’. Its latest creation is pretty tactless: the vehicle you see in the above pictures is …

Videos

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Video Reviews
Review: 2016 Mercedes-Benz G550
It's design that has survived 36 years and at a price of over $100K. Is it just an unusual automotive design that belongs in a bygone era? If so, why can't Mercedes keep them on the shelf? We take the G550 for a spin.