Combining elements of a coupe and crossover, the all-new 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe in Kansas City, MO is ready to take on the BMW X6 and compete for the top spot in its niche segment. Technically classified as a coupe, the Mercedes-Benz GLE borrows free-flowing design cues from the Mercedes-AMG GT. As the first entry into the Mercedes-Benz AMG Sport category, the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLE 450 AMG is the oringal entry-level performance car by Mercedes-Benz.
Expected to arrive at Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City in the summer of 2015, the Mercedes-Benz GLE combines distinct Mercedes-Benz design with AMG-level performance to deliver an ideal blend of thrills and sophistication. Upon its immediate reveal, Mercedes-Benz featured GLE 450 AMG Coupe, however more GLE coupe iterations are sure to follow leading up to its eventual arrival at dealerships.
Introducing the All-New Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 AMG Coupe
The first of the GLE-Class models to debut is the Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 AMG Coupe. As the first entry into the new AMG Sport classification, the GLE 450 AMG Coupe houses a twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6. That engine teams with a 9G TRONIC nine-speed automatic transmission and produces 362 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque.
With 4MATIC all-wheel drive and four driving modes, the Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe in Kansas City, MO can be adjusted based on terrain, driver preference, and driving conditions. A redesigned AIRMATIC air suspension also makes its debut in the GLE Coupe, providing continuously variable damping designed to deliver a smooth and composed ride.
Sport and Sophistication meet inside new GLE Coupe
When you climb behind the driver’s seat of the Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe in Kansas City, MO, you’ll be greeted by attractive AMG sport seats and an AMG-style steering wheel with the traditional Mercedes-Benz 3-spoke design. Genuine materials and ergonomic design principles make it easy to use the 8-inch COMAND interface, which is operated through a touch controller in the center console. Ample space for five passengers, a panoramic sunroof, and a full suite of Mercedes-Benz active safety features all contribute to the excellence of the coupe’s interior.
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