Mercedes-Benz G-Class 2009

It has been the definitive cross-u . s . automobile on account that 1979. It has gained the Paris-Dakar Rally, is deemed a worth way of delivery for the Pope, ranks as an automobile layout icon, is a serial winner of readers' polls and constitutes the gene pool for a Mercedes-Benz SUV own circle of relatives that now numbers 4 version collection in all. It is, of course - the Mercedes-Benz G-Class. It has been in manufacturing for 29 years now, making the Mercedes-Benz G-Class by means of a long way the longest-serving passenger automobile version collection there was on account that Mercedes-Benz got here into lifestyles in 1886. And its haul of superlatives is ready to develop nevertheless further, due to the fact the Mercedes-Benz G-Class is issue to chronic updating that maintains it in contact with the very present day motoring technology. This time, as soon as again, the outdoors has most effective been modernised to a constrained diploma pretty deliberately.

The advances specially centre at the automobile's telematics, together with the brand new 5.5-litre V8 engine this is to be had for the G 500.
From the outdoor, the most recent technology of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class may be recognized by means of its restyled, 3-fin radiator grille, with the G 500 wearing new-appearance 18-inch light-alloy wheels as a further distinguishing characteristic. The version variety keeps to include 3 specific frame variants (short-wheelbase Station Wagon, long-wheelbase Station Wagon and Cabriolet), which can be both powered by means of the fuel-green V6 CDI engine producing one hundred sixty five kW/224 hp and 540 newton metres or a new, robust 5.5-litre V8 petrol unit with an output of 285 kW/388 hp and 530 newton metres of torque. This new engine propels the Mercedes-Benz G-Class to sports-automobile-like overall performance: the sprint from zero to one hundred km/h is finished in only 5.nine seconds.

The present day version of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class is prepared with the advanced, extra user-pleasant technology of telematics technology. A Bluetooth hands-loose machine for cellular telephones is constructed in as wellknown. A new media interface also can be certain as an choice that lets in an outside song garage tool to be related as much as the off-roader's on-board electronics and manipulate machine. Audio tracks seem withinside the device cluster and withinside the centre console's color display, and may be clearly referred to as up by means of the use of the buttons at the multifunction steerage wheel. The audio tool's battery is recharged on the identical time. The Audio 20 CD along with a integrated six-disc CD changer is wellknown for the G 320 CDI models. This unit consists of a twin tuner for advanced radio reception, velocity-touchy extent manipulate, in addition to a keypad for coming into phone numbers and radio frequencies. There is likewise a Bluetooth interface which establishes a wi-fi connection among a cellular telecellsmartphone and the automobile's hands-loose machine.

COMAND APS wellknown on G 500

All G 500 version variations characteristic the COMAND APS infotainment machine with a integrated six-disc DVD changer. The machine's specification consists of hard-disc navigation with a monitoring feature outdoor digitised areas, phone operation, plus a unique off-avenue menu. COMAND APS additionally includes the brand new LINGUATRONIC machine with prolonged functionality. The voice-operated manipulate now recognises whole-phrase commands, which may be spoken by means of everyone with out the want to educate the machine first. The machine is clearly activated via a manipulate at the proper of the multifunction steerage wheel. It may be used for creating a name by means of announcing the phone number, controlling the audio machine, calling up the worldwide cope with ee-e book and working the navigation machine. COMAND APS can also be mixed with the elective TV tuner and reversing camera.
There are different system alternatives too: for the closing in listening pride there's the Harman Kardon® Logic7® surround sound machine with 12 high-overall performance audio system and an output of 450 watts, even as climatised seats provide more advantageous seating consolation for the motive force and the front passenger.
Mercedes-Benz G-Class: a achievement tale that spans 3 decades

The conventional Mercedes-Benz Cross-Country Vehicle serves up an impressive combination of high-overall performance powertrain and dynamic dealing with manipulate systems. In addition to everlasting all-wheel power with a low-variety ratio and the 7G-TRONIC seven-velocity computerized transmission, the same old specification consists of the electronically managed traction machine 4ETS, the Electronic Stability Program ESP®, in addition to 3 differential locks which may be engaged at the frenzy of a button. Since Mercedes-Benz first commissioned Magna Steyr withinside the Austrian metropolis of Graz to provide the Mercedes-Benz G-Class in 1979, near on 200,000 had been constructed. And this enduring achievement tale is a long way from over: the "G", as it's miles affectionately known, will preserve to spherical off Mercedes-Benz's high-calibre line-up of SUVs along the GL, ML and GLK-Class, and is because of have a good time its thirtieth anniversary in 2009.