It took at least a year for the Mercedes-Benz until finally decided to bring the Mercedes-Benz G550 4×4 to be marketed in the United States. However, the authentic evidence exists, the most violent members of the G-Class family is finally a show at the arena of the Los Angeles Auto Show (LAAS), 2016.
This SUV is more powerful than the G500 4×4 marketed in Europe, but still below the G65 AMG. This reason also applies to the sale price later in the US, because this German brand still has not stated what the price of this car.
Mercy claimed that the Mercedes-Benz G550 4×4 is “the most qualified G-Class, thanks to the portal axle innovation that allows the car to tiptoe around 17 inches higher than the ground level. The engine uses 4.0 liter Biturbo, V8, mated to a 7-speed transmission (7G-Tronic Plus) automatically. The power output reached 416 tk and 450 lb-ft of torque.
With a 4×4 system, the SUV is capable of moving steadily, even when only one tire that is gaining traction. It is ideal for lovers of off-road, but who can afford to pay a premium car for sure.
The price is not yet officially announced, but a little speculation passing reference the similar model, the results are fairly high. Previously, G500 4×4 marketed in Europe is more expensive with a price tag of 125,000 euros for the G500 standard. The price is also 44,000 euro cheaper than the G65 AMG, so a rough estimate is between 119,900 – 217,000 US dollars, when sold later.