Development on the Mercedes-Benz G-Class started way back in the early 1970s. This boxy brute is old. What started as a military machine has transformed into a status symbol of the wealthy. It's still capable, assuming you swap out the low-profile tires and aluminum wheels, but it mostly sees duty up and down high-end strip malls in Los Angeles...
mercedes-benz has expanded its workhorse g-class professional range with the addition of a wagon variant to line up alongside the existing g-class professional cab chassis. the new g 300 cdi professional wagon shares its 3.0-litre v6...Show More Summary
The Mercedes-Benz G-Class Professional range has been bolstered by the introduction of a new wagon variant, making Australia the only market in the world to have the utilitarian off-roaders available to the public. Starting at $109,900 plus on-road costs, the G300 CDI Professional wagon strips out the luxury interior and exterior appointments in favour of tougher […]
After 38 years in production, Mercedes' hand-built luxury SUV has just seen the 300,000th unit roll off the production line at the Magna Steyr facility in Graz, Austria, where it's been built throughout its entire lifespan. While some...Show More Summary
That's a lot of expensive, hand-built models. Continue reading 300,000th Mercedes-Benz G-Class built after 38 years 300,000th Mercedes-Benz G-Class built after 38 years originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Magna-Steyr's Austrian factory behind the Mercedes-Benz G-Class has reached a milestone after producing the 300,000th example of the boxy, brick of an off-road SUV. We say "boxy" and "brick" lovingly because there's no confusing the G-Class for anything else, which is likely one of the reasons why the SUV has been so successful. Although the...
Mercedes-Benz has issued a recall for approximately 170 examples its G-Class off-roader sold between April 2013 and April 2016 over concerns a faulty steering joint could cause loss of steering control. The German manufacturer reports...Show More Summary
mercedes-benz has issued a recall in australia this week for its g-class off-roader, due to a potential problem with the steering. the german carmaker says bolts securing the lower steering joint may not have been tightened to specification. Show More Summary
Subtle visual differences are a big deal in an ancient design. Continue reading Spy photos reveal more Mercedes-Benz G-Class updates Spy photos reveal more Mercedes-Benz G-Class updates originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 25 May 2017 15:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The G-Class is unique in the Mercedes-Benz lineup in that around half of the sales are high-performance models built by Mercedes-AMG. With the SUV icon about to undergo its first redesign since the nameplate’s launch four decades ago, you can bet the engineers will be spending extra time on ensuring the redesigned G63 from AMG is just right...
Mercedes-Benz has issued a recall for 11 vehicles from its A-Class, C-Class, E-Class, GLE and G-Class lines repaired or serviced during early December 2016 over concerns a faulty software upload could cause several issues with vehicle emissions and safety systems. Show More Summary
Ford’s F-150 Raptor is one of the meanest vehicles on sale today. But does that mean it’s hard to live with? We spent some extended time with the beast to find out. The Fisker Karma returns in 2017 as the Karma Revero. In the lead up to the start of deliveries this month, Karma has aired its first television spot. Mercedes-Benz is...
Mercedes-Benz’s iconic G-Class is about to receive its first full redesign since the nameplate’s launch. Our latest spy shots and video reveal what appears to be the same boxy G-Class that’s been with us—in civilian form—since 1979, but if you look a little closer you’ll notice major differences. In fact...
as mercedes-benz prepares to wrap up production of its iconic g-class 4x4, two special edition models have emerged to help send the military-grade fashion accessory off in style. the designo manufaktur edition takes the personalisation...Show More Summary
The Mercedes-Benz G-Class is about to undergo its first redesign in its almost four decades of existence. Fans of the off-roader shouldn’t worry, though, as the iconic boxy look won’t be messed with. While speaking with Automotive News (subscription required) during last week’s 2017 New York auto show, Mercedes design boss Gordon...
A new archive exhibition showcasing some of the world’s most limited edition BAPE merchandise has opened its doors in Singapore — including a customized Mercedes-Benz G-Class. The lion’s share of items on display were donated by the BAPE Singapore store, with additional contributions from BAPE stans around the city-state. Twenty-six uber-rare tees from 2005 to 2014 are on […]
mercedes-benz never stops looking for another crevice to fill in the world’s car markets, and one of the german carmaker’s next must-have models is the compact glb suv. joining the gla, glc, gle and gls suvs, the glb (codenamed ‘x247’)...Show More Summary
Few vehicles offer the snob appeal and image enhancement of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class, but seriously wealthy Benz buyers interested in comfort are going to hire a private driver and purchase something with a Maybach badge. Of course,...Show More Summary
Is this the craziest Mercedes-Benz G-Class yet? Probably. The German automobile giant has just unveiled its half-Mercedes-Maybach, half-AMG beast titled, the Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet. The bold new whip will debut at the Geneva motor show early next month and is the latest project to drop from MB’s revived Maybach sub-brand. Show More Summary
The Mercedes-Maybach G550 4×4 Landaulet has been teased and leaked ahead of its debut. On the weekend Mercedes-Benz shared a photo (bottom) on its Facebook page revealing the rear of a G-Class convertible, and titled with the description: “First we built the G63 AMG 6×6 – Now the ultimate off-roader has another surprise up its […]