Mercedes-Benz SUV Models
Mercedes-Benz SUV Models
Mercedes-Benz has long been known for its stylish and luxurious car range, and the manufacturer has also recognized the ever-growing popularity of the sport utility vehicle in the U.S. Mercedes-Benz of Fairfield offers a comprehensive range of luxury SUVs to suit the needs of all discerning buyers in Fairfield, Vacaville, Napa, Vallejo, and beyond. The 2022 lineup of Mercedes-Benz SUVs features the GLA, GLB, GLC, GLE, GLS, and G-Class. At Mercedes-Benz of Fairfield, we’ve put together this guide to compare each of these SUVs. Read through it and if you have any questions, give us a call at (707) 430-0101.
The 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLA is a subcompact luxury SUV with a starting MSRP of $36,230. It seats five people, along with 15.4 cubic feet of cargo space. Folding the 40/20/40-split rear seats gives you a 50.5-cubic-foot cargo area with convenient access via the power liftgate.
With the GLA, you get the MBUX infotainment system with a 7-inch instrument display, 7-inch touch screen, and smartphone integration. The system offers multiple control options, and you get an in-car personal assistant with natural voice control. The AMG® GLA models add dual 10.25-inch displays. Dual-zone climate control helps keep the cabin at the ideal temperature.
Engaging performance is provided by the standard turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine paired with an eight-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. This powertrain generates 221 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque and will return up to 34 mpg on the highway. The available 4MATIC® all-wheel-drive system makes for confident handling whatever the weather.
If you crave more power, the AMG® GLA 35 increases the output to 302 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque and gives you sport-tuned adaptive suspension. The AMG® GLA 45 provides even greater driving thrills with a power output of 382 horsepower and 354 pound-feet of torque.
The 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB comes with a starting MSRP of $38,600 and slips neatly into the small SUV class. It has a distinctive upright style that gives it a more rugged look and makes it stand out from lesser SUVs, while the standard 18-inch wheels add to its dominant road presence.
Inside the GLB’s futuristic cabin, you’ll find standard seating for five, which you can increase to seven by adding the optional third-row seats. You have 22 cubic feet of cargo space behind the second row, or a generous 62 cubic feet with the rear seats folded flat. Along with the MBUX infotainment system, the GLB features a built-in dashcam.
The GLB features the same powertrain as the GLA and gives you up to 32 mpg, while the 302-horsepower AMG® GLB 35 offers a more thrilling driving experience. The AMG® model also gives you 19-inch wheels, and unique interior trim with customizable 64-color ambient lighting.
Filling the gap between the small and midsize SUV classes is the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC with its starting MSRP of $43,850. The GLC has a muscular aerodynamic design that leaves no doubt about its luxury pedigree. Standard features include SmartKey remote entry, push-button start, and rain-sensing wipers. The MBUX infotainment system comes standard with a 10.25-inch touch-screen display.
For the GLC 300, the 2.0-liter turbo engine is tuned to produce 255 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. It’s mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission driving the rear wheels or the 4MATIC® all-wheel drive system. You’ll get up to 27 mpg, and when properly equipped, the GLC gives you a towing capacity of up to 3,500 pounds.
Stepping up to the AMG® GLC 43 gets you a 3.0-liter bi-turbo engine that generates 385 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque. It also features high-performance all-wheel drive, sport-tuned air suspension, and 20-inch wheels. AMG® Dynamic Select lets you adjust the performance to suit the conditions and your driving style.
The 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE is an elegant midsize SUV with a starting MSRP of $56,150. The GLE seats five people, or seven with the optional third-row seats. Behind the second row, you get 33.3 cubic feet of cargo space, while folding the rear seats flat gives you a 74.9-cubic-foot cargo area.
In the spacious and futuristic cabin, you’ll find simulated leather upholstery and standard multicolor ambient lighting. The MBUX infotainment system features a 12.3-inch digital instrument display, a 12.3-inch touch screen, an integrated navigation system, and a wireless charging pad.
Standard power for the GLE 350 is provided by the 255-horsepower 2.0-liter turbo. This model returns up to 27 mpg and has a maximum towing capacity of up to 5,950 pounds. The GLE 450 gets a 362-horsepower 3.0-liter inline six-cylinder engine with mild hybrid technology. This powertrain generates 369 pound-feet of torque and offers a maximum towing capacity of 7,700 pounds. For the AMG® GLE 53, the 3.0-liter inline six-cylinder engine has an increased output of 429 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque.
For drivers with a growing family, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, with a starting MSRP of $77,850, is a sleek and spacious large SUV with roomy seating for up to seven people. The standard power second-row seats enable easy access to the third row.
With a full complement of passengers, the GLS offers 17.4 cubic feet of room for your gear. With the second and third rows folded, you get a massive 84.7 cubic feet of cargo space. Standard heated and ventilated front seats and quad-zone climate control helps keep everyone comfortable.
Under the hood is the 362-horsepower inline six-cylinder engine that rewards you with up to 24 mpg and gives the GLS a towing capacity of up to 7,700 pounds. The mild-hybrid system enhances both performance and efficiency. Adaptive air suspension enables you to adjust the ride height for improved comfort and handling.
Building on 40 years of heritage, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz G-Class has unique, rugged styling and superb capability. With a starting MSRP of $131,750, the iconic G-Class has become the go-to SUV for the discerning motorist. The G 550 comes standard with all-wheel drive, a two-speed transfer case, and three locking differentials to make it unstoppable when you head off-road.
Its turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 engine generates 416 horsepower and 450 pound-feet of torque and returns up to 19 mpg for highway driving. It has a maximum towing capacity of 7,000 pounds. Stepping up to the AMG® G 63 gets you unique exterior and interior trim, and the engine is tuned to produce 577 horsepower and 627 pound-feet of torque. Inside, the G-Class features unrivaled levels of luxury, comfort, and technology.