var obj = window.mbNafta; For 2020, the GLS gets a major makeover, sharing a platform with the smaller GLE mid-size SUV and receiving a full redo of its interior. *, Starting at $51,900 The Editorial department is independent of Cars.com’s advertising, sales and sponsored content departments. Access them anywhere. *, Starting at $54,250 }; Both versions are equipped with Mercedes-Benz’s EQ Boost 48-volt mild-hybrid system, though, to be honest, if that system is doing anything at all I’ve yet to figure out what it is. names.forEach(function(name) { "unitCode": "SEC", The MBUX multimedia system is standard, and it works as it does in other Mercedes-Benz vehicles — mostly good results, despite a few nagging glitches inherent in its design. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450. The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS has a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) starting at $75,950 for a 6-cylinder GLS 450 model and $98,800 for the V8-powered GLS 580. Cargo room is also plentiful, measuring 17.4 cubic feet behind the third row, 42.7 cubic feet behind the second row (or 48.7 cubic feet with the second row scooched all the way forward) and a maximum of 84.7 cubic feet with all the rear seats down. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 Engine and Performance . It typically covers just the engine and transmission, along with any other moving parts that lead to the wheels, like the driveshaft and constant velocity joints. Spacious, smooth and bristling with the latest Mercedes-Benz interior multimedia displays and powertrain and suspension technology, it truly is a luxurious (if somewhat complicated to operate) prestige SUV. Aside from the engine, what else differs between the GLS450 and GLS580 that could justify a $22,000 difference in base prices? Takes a second to get comfortable with the bells and whistles. A certified pre-owned or CPO car has been inspected to meet minimum quality standards and typically includes some type of warranty. Comfortable, roomy, easy to drive. * @deprecated The other trouble area is the steering wheel, which has the latest touch-sensitive five-way controllers on the spokes, meaning you have to be very careful not to touch them lest you accidentally change a setting or activate a feature. * @method mbNafta.loadPlugins Compare the estimated mpg to the estimated mpg of other vehicles. The new 2021 Cadillac Escalade is out but we haven’t driven it yet; its new digital dash and fine leather interior may give the GLS a run for its money, and its size rivals the Navigator. *, Starting at $130,900 sellers/partners may use an autodialer to text or call, and that a portion of any call may * @method mbNafta.loadPlatforms Both give the GLS different trim, bumpers, grilles, etc. */ For instance, if you’re turning into a banked curve on a highway or twisty road, forward-scanning cameras watch what’s coming and the system can tilt the GLS’ body like a motorcycle or airplane banking into the corner. Starting at $36,230 EPA estimated fuel economy. What other services could be included in a warranty? Your actual highway mileage will probably be less than the highway estimate. It seems the main reason to go for the more expensive version is simply the prestige of having the bigger number on the tailgate. mbNafta[type].push(names); "offers": { Slim stalks on the steering column, excellent aluminized finish on the dashboard buttons, classy-looking genuine wood trim and luxurious-feeling high-grade leather are all in abundance. * This score may not apply to all trims, especially for vehicles with multiple body styles that affect the space and design of the seating. }, Even the official 0-60-mph times from Mercedes-Benz don’t show a big difference in acceleration: MB says it’s 5.9 seconds for the 450 and 5.2 seconds for the 580. The verdict: It’s pricey, but the posh 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class makes a solid case to be considered the S-Class of luxury SUVs. That system uses a combination of sensors, cameras and actuators to anticipate the vehicle’s next move and adjust the body accordingly. Mercedes-Benz. Full-size six- or seven-seat luxury three-row SUV, Turbocharged six- and eight-cylinder engines, Available E-Active Body Control electronic suspension, By * Creates an collection of dependencies based on the type and adds "@type": "Vehicle", Log In. obj = obj[ns]; "priceCurrency": "USD", *, Starting at $51,650 */ Auto123 reviews the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 luxury SUV.. var ns = arguments[x]; * As a shortcut, each dependency type has its own method. It engaged all my demands with flawless action. The ride quality of both GLS models is exceptional thanks to a standard electronically adjustable air suspension, plus an optional system called E-Active Body Control. "value": "17.4-84.7" next steps. "price": "76000.0" "@type": "QuantitativeValue", You may get different mileage depending on how fast you drive, weather conditions and trip length.