Mercedes-Benz GL-Class vs Mercedes-Benz 450-Class Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
GL 350 BlueTEC
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$38,763
45 listings nationwide

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1979 Mercedes-Benz 450-Class
SL Coupe
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
GL 350 BlueTEC
Eric Tallberg Preview:

For the well-heeled among us who desire a full-size sport ute with power, plush, panache, and even a bit of practicality, the 2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class might be just the ticket. Spor...

1979 Mercedes-Benz 450-Class
SL Coupe
No Expert Reviews

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
GL 350 BlueTEC
20
writes:
Excellent family car
writes:
This is the one we bought.
30
writes:
Was my first choice until I spent a good amount of time in one. It feels somewhat cramped, 3rd row is tight, ...
Power Ranked 2016 Land Rover LR4 Landmark 4WD better.
"Smooth and strong up to 70. The GL550 is very strong as well, just didnt feel as refined. "
Value Ranked 2016 Land Rover LR4 Landmark 4WD worse.
"The GL550 pulls harder throughout the power band, has a decent interior and can be picked up pretty cost effectively. "
1979 Mercedes-Benz 450-Class
SL Coupe
No User Reviews

Specs

2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
GL 350 BlueTEC
1979 Mercedes-Benz 450-Class
SL Coupe
Powertrain 7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
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Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
26 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 26.4 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Diesel
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Power
240 hp @ 3,600 RPM
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Torque
455 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
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Compression Ratio
15.5:1
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Displacement
3,000 cc
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Bore x Stroke
3.27 in x 3.62 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard --
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard --
Power Windows Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard --
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats --
Front Legroom 40.3 in --
Back Legroom 38.5 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 1,698 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 7,500 lbs --
Exterior
Length 201.6 in --
Width 84.3 in --
Height 72.8 in --
Wheelbase 121.1 in --

Available Options

2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
GL 350 BlueTEC

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Dakota Brown Metallic
  • Designo Diamond White Metallic
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Palladium Silver Metallic
  • Steel Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Heated Second Row Seats
  • 3-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Soft-Close Doors
  • Active Curve System
  • Adaptive Damping System
  • Illuminated Running Boards
  • Illuminated Star
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment
  • SplitView
  • Designo Auburn Brown Leather Package
  • Designo Black Leather Package
  • Designo Porcelain Leather Package
  • Wood/Leather Steering Wheel
  • designo Wood & Leather Steering Wheel
  • Appearance Package
  • Bang & Olufsen Sound System
  • Lighting Package
  • Premium I Package
  • designo Black Piano Lacquer Trim
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Lane Tracking Package
  • Night-View Assist Plus
  • Parking Assist Package
  • Parktronic with Active Parking Assist
  • Almond Beige/Black Leather Upholstery
  • Almond Beige/Mocha Leather Upholstery
  • Auburn Brown/Black Leather Upholstery
  • Gray/Black Leather Upholstery
  • Grey/Dark Grey Leather Upholstery
  • Heated and Ventilated Front Seats
  • Multi-Contour Driver/Passenger Seats with Massage
  • Panorama Sunroof
  • Trailer Hitch
1979 Mercedes-Benz 450-Class
SL Coupe

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