2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE in Lexington, KY

An SUV is meant to be the best of both worlds. When you're shopping for an SUV, you're likely looking for a vehicle with the capability of a pickup truck, and the comfort and convenience of a smaller car. While no vehicle is truly perfect, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE comes pretty close. If you're looking for a vehicle that offers plenty of space for up to five people, this is the vehicle that you've been waiting for.

Many sedans can seat five people, but in traditional SUV fashion, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE rises above and beyond the cramped interior of most sedans. In the Mercedes-Benz GLE, you'll enjoy a spacious interior in the front and back seat with 40.3 inches of leg room in the former, and 38.4 inches of leg room in the latter. Enjoy the interior of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE when you schedule a test drive at James Motor Company in Lexington, KY


Engine

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE offers different options depending on the trim level you choose. The base trim has a 3.5L V6 engine that churns out 302 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. With an AMG GLE 43, the engine is upgraded to a 3.0L V6 biturbo engine. This boosted engine provides an astonishing 385 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque. No matter which trim you choose, you'll be able to adapt the performance to your driving with Dynamic Select.

 

Cargo Capacity

SUVs are known for being quite spacious, and the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE is no exception. The 2018 GLE has plenty of interior passenger space, but one of the best aspects is the plethora of interior cargo capacity. With the rear seats folded, you have 80.3 cubic feet of interior cargo volume. If you put the seats up, the interior cargo volume is still 38.2 cubic feet. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE can also be equipped to tow up to 6,600 pounds.

 

Infotainment

Technology is so pervasive that most people do not like to be separated from their devices. The infotainment features available in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE help drivers stay connected while still paying attention to the road. Hands-free phone access and Bluetooth music streaming are controlled through the 8-inch display screen, with a central controller, steering wheel controls, available voice activation, or with the available touch pad controller. Other available technology features include Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and an in-car WiFi hotspot.

Safety features on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE

Driving can be a difficult task, even under the best conditions. Advanced safety features, like the ones available on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE, are able to help you stay safe on the road, and arrive to your destination in one piece. Some of the standard safety features on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE include:

  • Crosswind Assist
  • Active Brake Assist
  • Attention Assist
  • Pre-safe
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Brake Assist
  • Rearview Camera
There are other available safety features on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE, like Active Lane Keeping Assist, Speed limit assist, blind spot assist, parking pilot, and adaptive high beam assist. You can find more information on all the features that are standard or available on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE by scheduling a test drive at James Motor Company in Lexington, KY.
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE driver side profile
Infotainment system in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE interior rear seat
DYNAMIC SELECT on the infotainment system in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE

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