Luxury carmakers have always found celebrity patrons. Audi and BMW have their share of fans as also Jaguar Land Rover, Jeep, and Mercedes-Benz. Recently Popular playback singer Neha Kakkar took the delivery of a brand new car – a Mercedes Benz GLS 350d SUV. Ms Kakkar has posted a picture of herself with her newest possession on Facebook to express her happiness.
The company launched the Merc GLS 350 back in May 2016 and it can be owned at a price of over Rs 80 lakh (ex-showroom). Cosmetically, the new Merc GLS SUV gets contoured headlamps with Multi-Beam lamps along with LED daytime running lights and a massive two-slat grille finished in silver. The bumper has been tweaked to get larger air-intakes and gets a large chrome diffuser.The car comes up with 20-inch alloy wheels and massive weight of 2.5 tons.
Inside the cabin, the SUV offers a premium feel as it comes with nappa leather coated seats, door pads and updated three-spoke steering wheel. The SUV also gets an 8-inch free floating infotainment screen that adds up to its luxuriousness.The SUC comes up with multiple safety features like cruise control, brake assist, all wheel electronic drive traction control system and lots more.
The Mercedes-Benz GLS 350 comes up with 3.0-litre, bi-turbo V6 engine mated to a 9-speed automatic transmission system that produces 258 Bhp of peak power and 620 Nm of peak torque. The car runs on 4MATIC all-wheel drive system and comes with a central differential lock.