Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV


The Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV is a richly-appointed, potent, premium SUV. Incredibly well-equipped as standard, experience a new breed of automotive indulgence that’s completely capable and composed, offering superbly proficient performance.

This classy, sophisticated, refined Mercedes-Benz creation is truly multitalented, prepared for off-road adventures with 4MOTION technology, yet just as comfortable cruising on long journeys, agile for urban environments and widely acclaimed for its impressive efficiency.

The GLE SUV boasts numerous interior and exterior features to make every outing enjoyable, from top-of-the-range technology and a whole host of driver assistance systems to pure Mercedes-Benz aesthetics. Experience agile dynamics, powerful performance and outstanding ability, not forgetting best-in-class safety.

The model range includes a variety of exceptional specifications and effective powertrains, from the Mercedes-Benz GLE Sport, AMG Line, designo Line, GLE 450 AMG 4MATIC and plug-in hybrid GLE 500e, up to top-of-the-range Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S 4MATIC.

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The Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV comes equipped with numerous advanced safety and driver assistance systems to offer supreme occupant protection and avoid accidents wherever possible.

BAS PLUS with Junction Assist is an anticipatory system that detects hazardous situations before they happen, applying additional braking power when necessary to avoid collisions. Active Lane Keeping Assist uses radars to monitor surrounding traffic, keeping you on the right path by intervening when required and assisting when changing lanes.

DISTRONIC PLUS with Steering Assist and Stop&Go Pilot automatically brakes and accelerates to maintain a safe distance from the vehicle in front. It offers additional support, steering you back on track when you need it and keeping you in the lane on bends, making long journeys as relaxing as possible.

The optional Driving Assistance Package includes: Active Blind Spot Assist, DISTRONIC PLUS cruise control, Active Lane Keeping Assist and the renowned PRE-SAFE safety system.


The GLE SUV’s imposing proportions, muscular stance and dramatic, confident design form a striking style. An eye-catching chrome grille and air intake design, refreshed bumper, wraparound full LED headlamps and privacy glass help to create the GLE SUV’s imposing nature.

Twin-spoke 19-inch alloy wheels in Himalaya Grey come as standard, with larger alloy wheels available on higher-specification model variants. A variety of paint finishes are available to complete the GLE SUV’s athletic external appearance.

Enter the quiet, comfortable, supremely spacious cabin to find sumptuous Artico upholstery and brushed light aluminium trim for an upmarket look and feel. Use the leather-clad three-spoke multifunction steering wheel to operate the 9G-Tronic 9-speed automatic transmission using intuitive gearshift paddles.

Find a wealth of on-board technology, driver assistance and safety systems in the interior too, some of which are accessible through the cabin’s innovative 8-inch touchscreen display.


Find the height of Mercedes-Benz technology in the GLE SUV, which offers everything you could need in a vehicle and more. Discover simple extras to make life easier, such as the EASY-PACK powered tailgate and KEYLESS-GO starting function and benefit from heated front seats and THERMATIC automatic climate control for complete cabin comfort.

Stay entertained with the COMAND online system with multi-touch control touchpad, 8-inch display and Remote Online, as well as a DAB digital radio tuner.

Have an engaging ride with DYNAMIC SELECT, offering a choice of driving modes to suit your style – 4MATIC permanent all-wheel drive helps to maximise traction and deliver dynamic, precise handling. Benefit from Active Parking Assist with PARKTRONIC and reversing camera, tackling any parking scenario with ease.

The GLE SUV’s LED Intelligent Light System offers the best visibility at all times, plus Adaptive Highbeam Assist Plus is your automatic anti-dazzle solution.

Dimensions GLE 250d 4Matic
Vehicle length 4,932mm
Vehicle width 2,141mm
Vehicle height (unladen) 1,796mm
Wheelbase 2,915mm
Unladen weight (DIN) 2,465kg
Engine Example
Engine / Cylinders 2.0-litre 2,143 CC
Max Torque-
Max Power -
Top Speed 132 mph
Acceleration 0-62 mph / 8.6 seconds (approximately)
Combined cycle 47.9 mpg
Urban cycle 42.8 mpg
CO2 155 - 156 g/km

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