2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC Specifications

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About the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC is an all-wheel drive four-door wagon that was released to the Australian market on 01/05/2018 classified as a X166 MY18. The GLS is regarded as an upper large SUV built in Germany with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$140,900.

The GLS is an all-wheel drive 4 door with 7 seats, powered by a 4.7L V8 engine that has 335 kW of power (at 5250 rpm) and 700 Nm of torque (at 1800 rpm) via a Nine-speed Automatic G-Tronic. MERCEDES-BENZ claims the GLS 500 4MATIC uses 11.3L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 264g of CO2. It has a 100L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 885km per full tank.

The GLS measures 1947mm (76.7 inches) in height, 5242mm (206.4 inches) in length, 1934mm (76.1 inches) in width with a 3075mm (121.1 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 2447kg (5394.7 lbs) of unladen weight. The GLS 500 4MATIC comes standard with 295/40 R21 front tyres and 295/40 R21 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 25,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC has a 195mm ground clearance with a 3402kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity. It has a final gear ratio of 3.27.

The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Front Footwell and the compliance plate is located on the Transmission Tunnel RHS. An example VIN number would be similar to WDC1668732A000001.


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Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC Details
Used Price From DealerA$140,900
Trade-In ValueA$122,600
SeriesX166 MY18
Body Stylefour-door wagon
Release date01/05/2018
Discontinued date30/06/2019
Drive typeAWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Front Footwell
Compliance plate locationTransmission Tunnel RHS
VIN ExampleWDC1668732A000001
Country of originGermany
SegmentUpper Large SUV
Safety ANCAP ratingNot tested
Number of doors4
Seating capacity7
Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC Engine Specifications
Size4663cc, 4.7L
Power @ RPM 335kW @ 5250rpm (449.2 hp)
Torque @ RPM700Nm @ 1800rpm (516.2 lb-ft)
Number of Valves32
Euro RatingEURO 6
Compression ratio10.5
Power/weight ratio136.9kw/tonne
Bore/stroke92.9mm × 86mm (3.6in × 3.4in)
Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionNine-speed Automatic G-Tronic
Drive typeall-wheel drive
Turning circle12.4m (40.7 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size295/40 R21 - 10Jx21
Rear tyre & wheel size295/40 R21 - 10Jx21
Front suspension typeDouble wishbone, Air Springs, Gas damper
Rear suspension typeMulti-link system, Air Springs, Gas damper
Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity100L
Fuel consumption (combined average)11.3L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)14.9L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)9.2L / 100km
Vehicle range885.0km (549.9 miles)
Emission standardEURO 6
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)264g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)350g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)217g / 100km
Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC Dimensions
Length5242mm (206.4 inches)
Width1934mm (76.1 inches)
Height1947mm (76.7 inches)
Wheelbase3075mm (121.1 inches)
Front track1668mm (65.7 inches)
Rear track1671mm (65.8 inches)
Ground clearance195mm (7.7 inches)
Unladen weight2447kg (5394.7 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass3250kg (7165.0 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity3402kg (7500.1 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC Servicing
Service interval (km)25,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 500 4MATIC Options
Standard Features
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Airbag Knee Driver
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Air Con + Climate Control Multi Zone
  • Active High Beam Control
  • Apple Car Play
  • Active Curve System
  • Adaptive Damping Control
  • Adaptive Headlights
  • Automatic Door Locks
  • Active Heated/Ventilated Front Seats
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Air-Balance
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft
  • Air Suspension
  • Adjustable Speed Limiter
  • Automatic Stop/Start
  • Adjustable Steering Column
  • Ambient Temperature Display
  • Android Auto
  • AUX/USB Input Socket
  • 21 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Body Kit
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Cruise Control
  • Cargo Cover
  • Cup Holders - Front Seats
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Child Proof Rear Door Locks
  • Child Seat - ISOFIX Anchorage System
  • Contour Seats Leather Upholstery
  • Cross Traffic Recognition
  • Collision Warning - Full Auto Brake
  • Digital Audio Broadcast Radio +
  • Driver Fatigue Detection
  • Driver Mode Selection
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Door Sill Finishers - Embossed/Personalised
  • Digital Video Disc Player
  • Emergency Brake Lights - Flashing
  • Exterior Mirrors - Auto Dimming Driver Side
  • Exterior Mirrors with Puddle Light
  • Electric Parking Brake
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • First-Aid Kit
  • Floor Mats - Front & Rear
  • Head Airbags
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Hard Disk Drive (Built-in)
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Hill Holder
  • Headlining Special
  • Heated Rear Seats
  • High Mounted Rear Stop Light
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Intermittent Wipers - Rear
  • Keyless Go
  • Leather Accented Gear Knob
  • Leather Accented Steering Wheel
  • LED Headlights
  • Luxury Front Seats
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Laminated Safety Glass
  • Memory Card Reader
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Display
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • MP3 Compatible Audio/CD Player
  • Massage Seats Front
  • Massage Seats Rear
  • Park Assist
  • Power Folding Rear Seat
  • Power front seats with memory
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Mirrors With Folding
  • Power Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Power Mirrors With Memory
  • PreSafe
  • Power Steering Column with Memory
  • Power Sunroof
  • Roof Rails
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Rear Privacy Glass
  • Rear Seat Entertainment System
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Rear View Mirror Auto Dimming
  • Rear Window Demister
  • Side Airbags
  • Satellite Navigation
  • Surround Camera System
  • Split Fold Rear Seat
  • Sunglass Holder
  • Automatic/Self levelling Suspension
  • Storage Net - Front Passenger Footwell
  • Seatback Pockets - Front Seats
  • Panoramic Sunroof Sliding
  • Sound System with 14 Speakers
  • Spare Wheel - Space Saver/Temporary
  • Trip Computer
  • Traction Control System
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Television
  • Voice Recognition System
  • Wood Grain Trim
Optional Features
  • Carbon Fibre Trim - A$2,500
  • Engineering Pack - A$3,600
  • Entertainment Pack - A$3,500
  • Heated Steering Wheel - A$290
  • Leather Upholstery Special - A$500
  • Metallic Paint Premium - A$1,100
  • Night Pack - A$1,500
  • Power Door Closing - A$1,400
  • Premium Sound System - A$9,500
  • Underbody Protection - A$290
  • Wood/Leather Steering Wheel - A$1,200