Regardless of whether it is SUV or sedan when Mercedes produce a vehicle, that is something extraordinary. The upcoming Mercedes GLK 2017 is from that story, and we can expect definitely very good SUV. What can we expect from this model? High dose of extravagance, luxury and elegance are just some of the things that make this vehicle remarkable. There will be a lot of new features, and importantly – excellent engine capabilities. This model will hit the market slightly modified, especially in the cabin. Also, we can anticipate improved engine and performance. There are some rumors about an addition of the new platform, but that is not official. In the following review, find out more interesting things and facts about this beautiful SUV. Enjoy!
Mercedes GLK 2017 – Modernized Look:
From the outside, the most recent model looks very nice. There will be some basic changes, for example, this model will be a bit wider and longer than its predecessor, which also means more space in the cabin. Now, let’s move on some details from the outside. At the front fascia, we can perceive slightly redesigned but at the first glance identical front grille as before. Down low, it is located massive front bumper with the small fog lights and large air intakes. Fog lights are very useful when you drive in harsh weather condition while the air intakes improve overall performance and efficiency of the engine. Definitely, everything from the outside is perfectly fitted. When it comes to lighting, the headlights of the anticipated Mercedes GLK 2017 will be powered by the next generation of LED technology. Also, the taillights will use the identical system for lighting. We can also notice slightly extended hood compared to the previous model. At the sides, this model has very large 19-inch alloy wheels. Also, the whole chassis is made from lightweight materials in order to improve fuel economy and overall performances.
From the inside, the new Mercedes GLK 2017 is very elegant and luxurious. The cabin is very big and all passengers can enjoy the pleasant drive. This model is able of accommodating up to 5 passengers. All seats will be covered by the premium leather. Besides leather upholstery, we can expect more quality materials including wood and aluminum. At the center of the dash, we can see big 7.0-inch touchscreen display as standard. If you want, you can also choose 8.0-inch touchscreen display. Besides these features, we can expect a lot of others including seat ventilation and heating, Command Online Multimedia system, air condition (dual-zone), Cruise control, Lane departure warning, 360 degrees view, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, a navigation system, and so many others.
Mercedes GLK 2017 – Performance of Engine:
Under the hood, the resulting Mercedes GLK 2017 will be powered by a 2.1-liter I4 engine that will be capable of delivering 200 Hp and 369 lb-ft. There will also be one more engine option, and that is 3.0 liter 6-cylinder turbo powered engine that is capable of producing a 302 Hp and 273 lb-ft. of torque. Probably both engines will be mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission system and the power will be transferred to all wheels. Recording 24 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway, this crossover is projected to offer better fuel economy.
Mercedes GLK 2017 – MSRP and Release Date:
The newest Mercedes GLK 2017 have a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of around $39.000. The release date is expected to be sometime in the beginning of 2017.