The top luxury SUV of the German brand is sold for the first time in Vietnam, the most expensive version is about 14.5 billion VND.
Mercedes dealers have begun to order the Mercedes-Maybach GLS600 4Matic super luxury SUV, priced at VND 12.5-14.5 billion with an expected delivery time in the third quarter of 2021. This is the first time the German automaker has officially distributed this top SUV to Vietnamese customers.
Mercedes-Maybach GLS600 develops on the GLS and is a comfortable upgrade, equipped with super luxury, competing with competitors such as Bentley Bentayga, Aston Martin DBX, Land Rover Range Rover.
The exterior design of the Mercedes-Maybach GLS600 in general has many similarities with the regular Mercedes GLS. The steering wheel of the car with vertical spokes, identifies the Maybach super luxury line. Smart adaptive type headlights. The rear bumper is pit.
The super luxury SUV has a length of more than 5 meters. Superficial appearance comes with 23-inch wheels. The car has 7 exterior colors, with 2 different color schemes as optional equipment.
The B-pillar position of the monolithic chrome car creates a highlight that divides the cockpit and the business compartment behind. The suspension system of the GLS600 is intelligent type E-Active Body Control, actively handling the road surface and extinguishing vibrations quickly.
The cockpit of the GLS600 is not much different from the standard version, except for the higher quality of materials and finishes. The car comes with an entertainment screen with 12.3-inch MBUX interface for the front seats. Next to that is the touchpad near the familiar armrests on Mercedes models. Wood, chrome, and leather trim details fill the interior space. The car has Burmester’s 3D high-end sound system.
All seats have massage, ventilation and heating functions. The two rear seats have a desk with a smart folding mechanism, a mini-fridge, and a separate entertainment screen. The legroom of these 2 seats is 1,103 mm wide. If the passenger seat is pulled forward, the space expands to 1,340 mm.
The engine used on the Mercedes-Maybach GLS600 is a 4-liter twin-turbo V8, with a capacity of 558 horsepower at 6,000-6,500 rpm, maximum torque of 730 Nm at 2,500-5,000 rpm. 9-speed automatic transmission, 4Matic all-wheel drive.
EQ Boost technology with a 48 V electric motor platform helps the GLS600’s V8 engine add 22 hp and 250 Nm of traction. The car is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.9 seconds.
In 2021, a number of private units have imported Mercedes-Maybach GLS to serve the domestic giants, priced at more than 16 billion dong. Genuine price for two-row, 4-seat SUV with Maybach logo, more attractive than private showrooms.