When the 2013 Mercedes-Benz introduced the six-wheeled SUV G63 AMG 6×6 – mastodon this created a furor. At the same time the Germans launched it into production today, in spite of its huge size and the fabulous cost ($470,000 for February 2015 th), this car is selling well.
And to the Geneva Motor Show in 2015 the company produced a simpler version called Mercedes G500 4×4² – this time with a conventional four-wheel and a body, but with the same large wheels, revised suspension and a wide body kit.
Configurations and prices Mercedes-Benz G500 4 × 4² 2016.
|G 500 4 × 4||$248,000||4.0 petrol (422 hp)||Machine (7)||full|
Outwardly from the original gelandewagen new Mercedes-Benz G500 4×4² stands front bumper from the G63 AMG, LED strips on the instrument panel above the windshield, extended wheel arches, seriously increased ground clearance (clearance increased from 210 to 450 mm) and all-terrain tire dimensions 325/55R22.
The movement of Mercedes G500 4×4² leads the 4.0-liter V8 twin-turbo, which is borrowed from the Coupe the Mercedes AMG GT. In the SUV it produces 422 hp and combined in a pair with a 7-band automatic transmission 7G-tronic. Plus there are three mechanical differential locks, the management that the driver carries its own. According to preliminary data, a hundred places with cars gaining about six seconds and maximum speed reaches 210 km/h.
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In addition, the Mercedes G500 4×4 is equipped with an adjustable suspension that has two modes: Comfort and Sport. According to the manufacturer, the vehicle is able to overcome a ford deep up to a meter, and the angles of entry and exit are 52 and 54 degrees, respectively. Against the 36 and 27 degrees. the standard G500.
Inside, Mercedes-Benz G500 4×4² flaunts a unique finish with inserts made of microfiber. Initially, this SUV positioned as a concept, but in June, the automaker confirmed that the car will be put into mass production and will be the successor to six-wheel G63 AMG 6×6.
European sales of new products launched in December of 2015 at a price of 226,100 euros. We have for such a car today are asked by $248,000, which is more than twice the price of conventional G 500, but slightly cheaper version of the G 65 AMG.