Auto Review: 2010 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class 350 SUV

OK, Mercedes Benz needs no introduction. And it may be likely that you’re familiar with the GL-Class 350 SUV, but we should let you know that the 2010 Mercedes GL-Class 350 SUV goes above and beyond in style, class and luxury. This is a vehicle that has earned its name.

If you’re already familiar with the GL-Class then you’ll be impressed by the 2010 model with its upgraded torque and revised front and rear fascias. The vehicle features fabulous acceleration control and comfortable luxury, not to mention expert Mercedes craftsmanship. Think the plush side of luxury.

2010 Mercedes GL Class 350 SUV

The Mercedes GL-Class comes available in three trims. Here are your options:

  • GL350 Bluetec
  • GL450
  • GL550

These trims correspond with the engine size. The GL350 features a 3.0L diesel-power turbocharged V6 engine that pumps out 210 horsepower and 400 pound feet of torque. It also houses a seven-speed automatic transmission and the characteristic 4Matic all wheel drive drivetrain. For fuel economy you get 17 mpg in the city, 23 on the highway and a combined 19.

Other luxury features the GL Class puts into its artistry include 20-inch wheels, rear seat entertainment and fender flares on the top of the line GL550.

When it comes to the luxury SUV market, no other manufacturer goes as all out as Mercedes. The 2010 Mercedes GL-Class 350 SUV seats 7 passengers and includes some beautiful and elegant features such as:

  • Adaptive air suspension
  • Sunroof
  • Automatic headlights
  • Roof rails
  • Automatic wipers
  • Rear air conditioning controls
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Heated eight-way power front seats
  • Third-row power split-folding seatbacks
  • Eight-speaker stereo with in-dash six-CD changer and an auxiliary audio jack

In addition to space for 7 passengers, the 2010 Mercedes GL-Class 350 SUV also has room for 83 cubic feet of cargo space, which makes it spacious and roomy for luxury class passengers. If you want luxury and style with traditional SUV features then you can’t go wrong here.