Mercedes-Benz just placed its iconic G-Class on display at Detroit’s North American International Auto Show. This wasn’t your average setup, however, as the installation showcases the vehicle being fossilized, Jurassic Park style, as Automobile Mag points out. Show More Summary
The GelÃ¤ndewagen dons a fitted suit and gets modern mechanicals.
Mercedes has to be extremely careful when redesigning such an important nameplate. Continue reading 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class: designing a stout icon without reinventing the wheel 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class: designing a stout icon without reinventing the wheel originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:45:00 EST. Show More Summary
Meet the all-new 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class, the boxy luxury off-road SUV, with more space, lighter, independent front suspension and modern design. At the exterior the new G-Class is longer and wider, measures an extra 2.1 inches from stem to stern, and is 4.8 inches thicker in the middle. Show More Summary
Mercedes-Benz recently wowed the crowd at the ongoing 2018 Detroit Auto Show with the launch of the all-new 2019 Mercedes-Benz G550 G-Class. The new G-Class is the evolution of the iconic “G-Wagen” SUV that the Germany-based automotive company had launched way back in 1979. Show More Summary
It looks almost identical to the 1979-era SUV but is now longer and wider.
Mercedes-Benz has redesigned an icon, but it might not look like it. The Gelandewagen carries on the boxy, brutalist styling it pioneered in the 1970s. But the rigid adherence to this iconic design hides some of the changes for 2019. Mercedes added more emotive headlights and a dark, militaristic take on the brand’s current grille design...
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The Mercedes-Benz G-Class, aka the G-Wagen or Geländewagen, is an automotive oddity. The current generation rides on a platform that predates your humble author, yet it remains a favorite of celebrities from Beverly Hills to the Meatpacking District. Show More Summary
The new G-Class might look almost identical to its predecessors but the familiar boxy exterior actually hides a wealth of changes.
After having recently teased the release of its next generation G-Class, Mercedes-Benz has now revealed official images pertaining to its latest design. Having worked meticulously on such an iconic design, the manufacturer’s latest achievement was not only a technological, but also an aesthetic triumph. Show More Summary
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class is the definition of retro-cool. After 40 years, the G-Class enters its second full generation with a thorough redesign that doesn't change the way it looks but improves upon its biggest faults. The G-Wagen was revealed Sunday ahead of the 2018 Detroit auto show. The initial entry, the G550—more models with...
It should be a much better on-road driver, and still plenty capable off road. Continue reading 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class | Modern thinking inside the box 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class | Modern thinking inside the box originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 14 Jan 2018 21:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The new-generation 2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class has been officially revealed and detailed at this week’s Detroit motor show, ahead of an Australian launch in the third quarter of this year – likely making it a 2019 model by then. We’ve already seen the new G-Wagen inside and out through various sets of leaked online images, so the […]
It's every bit as capable as before, but now it's not as punishing to live with.
In celebration of the redesigned G-Class, Mercedes-Benz has decided to cast the original G-Wagen in fake amber. The massive instillation is suppose to convey the timelessness of the SUV’s design — which is good, because we don’t think Daimler is going to bother changing the look of the new one all that much. Show More Summary
As of Friday, locals passing by Detroit's Cobo Hall, where the Detroit auto show takes place, will see something mighty peculiar. To mark the introduction of the second-generation Mercedes-Benz G-Class as a 2019 model the brand has constructed a 49-ton synthetic resin display with a 1979 G-Class wagon inside it. We could say it's of Jurassic...