Mercedes released first full-size SUV called Mercedes GL back in 2006. After many years of success on the market, this Mercedes SUV was renamed to Mercedes-Benz GLS. German car manufacturer will now release all-new 2019 Mercedes-AMG GLS63. This car is one of the rare high-performance full-size SUV vehicles on the market. The other one is Land Rover Range Rover SVAutobiography. Speaking of 2016 GLS63 AMG exterior design, not much could have been seen on the car during test drive. High camouflage covered all important body parts on the test model. However, some details are noticeable. For example, new front grille, which has already been used in other AMG cars. Also, front bumper looks more aggressive. Future 2019 AMG GLS63 is wider and longer than previous version. It also comes with wider tires, bigger brakes and high-performance discs. Inside the cabin, many details and design cues will be taken from the S Class. Two big 12.3-inch displays will be installed. One for the infotainment system and other for the instrument cluster. GLS63 AMG will be equipped with Drive Pilot feature, Steering Pilot and AMG Track Pace.
2019 Mercedes-AMG GLS63 engine performance specs
Old GLS63 was powered by 5.5 liter V8 engine.2019 Mercedes-AMG GLS63 engine will probably be new 4.0-liter V8 unit generating same amount of power as on AMG S63. IT is capable to produce 603 horsepower and 664 lb-ft of torque. Some rumor has it that Mercedes will also release AMG GLS73 Hybrid. Combined together, 4.0-liter V8 engine and electric motor, along with EQ Boost system could generate around 800 horsepower. All engines will be mated to a AMG 9-speed automatic transmission. 2019 GLS63 AMG will be equipped with 4Matic all-wheel drive system.
2019 Mercedes-AMG GLS63 release date and price review
2019 Mercedes-AMG GLS63 release date is expected during 2019. Biggest rival will be, as we said before, Land Rover Range Rover SVAutobiography. 2019 Mercedes-AMG GLS63 price should be increased compared to its predecessor. It is expected to sell for around $130,000.