Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Price $134,000 – $167,000
Fuel consumption 14.1 – 18.0 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 69%(view ratings)
Germany's iconic all-terrain SUV has undergone its most significant technical and stylistic transformation in almost 40 years. Bigger, stronger and lighter, it rides on a brand new suspension (now independent up front) and boasts a completely revised and updated interior where two available 12.3-inch displays blend into a widescreen cockpit. The G-Class offers increased comfort as well as 416- and 577-horsepower V8 engines mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission.

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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 …
BlogMercedes-Benz’s 2015 Line of SUVs: A Complete Family
Mercedes-Benz is known for the quality of its luxury vehicles, and the company’s managers have made a point of ensuring the brand covers nearly all categories in the market. A quick browse through our website will give you an idea of how broad their product line has become. Sedans, wagons, …

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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 …
News2016 Mercedes-Benz G-Class : More Modern Than Ever
They might not be displayed in showrooms anymore, but the Mercedes-Benz G-Class (the legendary Geländewagen) is still sold. Built pretty much as-is since 1979 and originally designed for military usage, the industry’s squarest vehicle is now a luxury SUV. 2016 will bring a few changes to the vehicle. First of …
GenevaMercedes-Benz Is Building A New Off-Roader
Do you remember the huge 6x6 G-Class that Mercedes-Benz has been selling for the last 2 years? The monster off-roader can cross any terrain with ease, and is the current fashion accessory for the rich and famous. However, since its production is limited to 20 or 30 units each year, …

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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.