Wikipedia: Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class (X167)
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The X167 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class is a third generation full-size luxury SUV and will start its production in October 2019. It replaces the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class/GLS-Class (X166). The new X167 is developed to be "the S-Class of SUVs" in mind, offering the luxurious equipment. The first-ever Mercedes-Maybach version of GLS-Class will be introduced at later date.
The third generation X167 GLS-Class debuted at the 2019 New York International Auto Show. It will be launched in October 2019 in the United States and at the end of 2019 for Europe and rest of the world. The X167 is 7.7 cm longer and 2.2 cm wider than X166 for greater driving and riding comfort. The wheelbase is 6 cm longer, which improves the body proportion and interior space for the second row seats. Additionally, X167 GLS-Class is first SUV from Mercedes-Benz to have fully electrically-adjustable three rows of seats and to offer the optional six-seat configuration with captain seats for second row. The second and third row seats can be folded electrically flat with a touch of button.
|11 April 2017||Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC, Receipt of Petition for Decision of Inconsequential Noncompliance||Federal Register: NHTSA (Jeffrey M. Giuseppe)|
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