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2016 Highlights

The 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class joins Mercedes' lineup as the newly named and updated version of last year's M-Class SUV. Notable changes include revised styling, additional standard equipment and the latest COMAND interface. A new plug-in hybrid GLE550e model is also new and offers up to 18 miles of electric-only range.


Pros

  • Broad range of engine choices
  • quiet, upscale and well-built interior with a roomy backseat
  • long list of standard safety and technology features.

Cons

  • Base V6 is merely adequate
  • lazy handling
  • floaty ride with standard suspension.

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Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Black 27,729 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350 4MATIC
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2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE GLE 350 3.5L V6 DOHC 24V Odometer is 4636 miles below market average! Reviews: * Broad range of engine choices; quiet, upscale and well-built interior with a roomy backseat; long list of standard safety and technology features. Source: Edmunds CARFAX One-Owner.

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Black Black leatherette65,700 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350 4MATIC
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2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE GLE 350 In Black. Black 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE GLE 350 4MATIC� 7-Speed Automatic 3.5L V6 DOHC 24V Recent Arrival! Call us directly at (703) 771-8300 to confirm availability! Jerry's Leesburg Chevrolet is located at 18 Fort Evans Road N.E. In Leesburg, Virginia. If you have any questions, please contact us directly and we'll be glad to help! Our sales department is open 7 days a week: M-F 9AM-9PM, Sat 9AM-6PM, Sun 11AM-5PM. Jerry's Leesburg Chevrolet is a full-service Chevrolet Dealership. Sales, Finance, and Service conveniently located in the town of Leesburg, Virginia. Reviews: * Broad range of engine choices; quiet, upscale and well-built interior with a roomy backseat; long list of standard safety and technology features. Source: Edmunds

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Black Black leatherette38,653 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350 4MATIC
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Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Black Black leatherette35,971 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350 4MATIC
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Premium package Navigation Rear view camera Heated seats Blind spot assist Heated steering wheel 20 wheels Voice activated navigation, bluetooth and audio features Luxury combined with Sports, not to mention Safety.....this is your perfect suv.. Sit back, relax, and let your driving experience begin. Comfort and convenience: 1.State of the art navigation system to help with directions. 2. Open or close the sunroof with one touch of a button. 3.Dual climate control allows you to have different temperature on each side. 4. Rear view camera to help you parallel park. Music lovers corner: 1. Satellite radio for commercial free music. 2. Please control your ipod music from steering wheel mounted audio controls. 3. You do not need a cord, your Mercedes has bluetooth audio streaming. 4. Harman kardon sound system for the best audio quality. Safety is important: 1. The best in class antilock brakes and electronic stability program to help you maintain control of your Mercedes in tough weather conditions. 2.Advance airbag systems are the best in Mercedes. 3.Security and immobilizer system to protect your new Mercedes. 4.Snow, rain or ice, please be confident when you drive in your all wheel drive Mercedes-Benz. Don't wait, Email Today Air Conditioning| Climate Control| Dual Zone Climate Control| Cruise Control| Tinted Windows| Power Steering| Power Windows| Power Mirrors| Leather Steering Wheel| Leather Shifter| Power Passenger Seat| Memory Seat Position| Roof Rack| Wood Trim| Clock| Tachometer| Digital Info Center| Homelink System| Tilt Steering Wheel| Telescoping Steering Wheel| Steering Wheel Radio Controls| Sunroof| Moonroof| Driver Airbag| Passenger Airbag| Side Airbags| Keyless Entry| Security System| ABS Brakes| Traction Control| Dynamic Stability| Rear Defogger| Fog Lights| Intermittent Wipers| AM/FM| CD Player| Anti-Theft| MB TEX Interior Surface| 3.90 Axle Ratio, 19 5-Spoke Wheels, Heated Front Bucket Seats, MB-Tex Leatherette Seat Trim, Power Front Seats with Driver Memory, 4-Way Lumbar Support, 4-Wheel Disc Brakes, Front Bucket Seats, Front Center Armrest, Power Liftgate, Spoiler, Adjustable head restraints: driver and passenger, Anti-whiplash front head restraints, Auto-dimming door mirrors, Automatic temperature control, Brake assist, Bumpers: body-color, DVD-Audio, Delay-off headlights, Driver door bin, Driver vanity mirror, Dual front impact airbags, Dual front side impact airbags, Emergency communication system, Four wheel independent suspension, Front anti-roll bar, Front reading lights, Fully a

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Black Black leatherette1 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350 4MATIC
List:$45,884
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Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 300d 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (2.1L 4cyl Turbodiesel 7A) Black 29,289 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 300d 4MATIC
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2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE 300d 4MATIC� Plush Leather Seats Rear View Camera Steering Wheel Mounted Controls Heated Seats Automatic Transmission Amazing Low Miles Versatile 4X4 System Traction Control System 19' 5-Spoke Wheels Automatic temperature control Four wheel independent suspension Fully automatic headlights Heated door mirrors Memory seat Parking Assist Package PARKTRONIC w/Active Parking Assist Radio: Audio 20 AM/FM w/Single CD Rear-View Camera Remote keyless entry Steering wheel memory Surround View Camera System Turn signal indicator mirrors. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE: - Lowest Prices Every Day: Our market based WOW pricing utilizes competitive market pricing guides, no games. So it is easy to make an educated, hassle -free purchase from us. Many of our competitors add freight, reconditioning or certification fees to their price quotes. Your WOW price has no hidden charges. Just add tags, taxes and processing fee. - Complimentary CARFAX Vehicle History Report - 7 Day Exchange Policy: This policy simply states if you are not completely satisfied with your vehicle purchase, bring it back to us for a full credit towards your next vehicle, no questions asked! RECALL NOTICE: Some vehicles may be subject to manufacturer safety recalls that for various reasons may not be repaired prior to sale. You may also check for open recalls at www.safercar.gov

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Palladium Silver Metallic Black leatherette34,265 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350 4MATIC
List:$40,690
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Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Palladium Silver Metallic Black leatherette40,117 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350 4MATIC
List:$37,668
Est.Loan: $686/mo
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THIS GLE has all the RIGHT EQUIPMENT**PALLADIUM SILVER ($720)**PREMIUM PKG ($3830**PARKING ASSIST ($1290)**PANORAMA ROOF ($1090)**HARMAN KARDON SURROND SOUND ($850)**20' 5 SPOKE WHEELS ($750)**BRUSHED ALUMINUM RUNNING BOARDS ($670)**TRAILER HITCH ($575)**REAR SIDE AIRBAGS ($420)**HEATED STERRING WHEEL ($250)**ORIGINAL MSRP $65390**OFF LEASE from MERCEDES**CLEAN CARFAX with BUYBACK GUARANTEE**FACTORY WARRANTY till OCTOBER 2019** CARFAX 1 owner and buyback guarantee** This healthy GLE 350, with its grippy AWD, will handle anything mother nature decides to throw at you! SPECIAL INTERNET PRICING... This gas-saving SUV will get you where you need to go. Safety equipment includes: ABS, Traction control, Passenger Airbag, Curtain airbags, Stability control - Stability control with anti-roll...Other features include: Bluetooth, Power locks, Power windows, Heated seats, Sunroof... Why pay higher prices when you can buy directly from us with our no HASSLE and HAGGLE free pricing?? Our prices are competitive in the market and compete or beat other dealerships. The buying experience with Fairfax Motors is the best! Fairfax Motors is family owned and operated in Fairfax, Virginia offering cars for sale and buying services to the DMV area for 24 years. Our owner has built successful and long term relationships with our customers with them returning to purchase cars from us time and time again. Our entire staff offers transparency with each customer from our knowledgeable sales staff to our dynamic managers and all the way to our very experienced Finance Director who has been in the business for 40 years! We offer Finance and Extended Warranty options, plus detailing services to keep your car looking beautiful. We need your cars to fill out inventory, so we take all trades and buy cars too! Stop dreading the car buying process and start having fun! Still aren't sure? Our customers love to show us love and share their buying experience with the world. Come see us at Fairfax

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 300d 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (2.1L 4cyl Turbodiesel 7A) Black Black leatherette16,687 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 300d 4MATIC
List:$43,991
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Just arrived! This 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE 300d in Black with Black interior comes equipped with NAVIGATION, Bluetooth, Backup Cam, Heated Front Seats, Heated Mirrors and much more! Lexus has a stellar reputation for great financing with rates on approved credit from as low as 2.9% APR with terms up to 84 months based upon vehicle and lender conditions. All types of credit may be approved and financed with Lexus of Rockville. Also available on most cars up to 10 years old and less than 120k miles are optional vehicle service contracts which can often be included directly with your financing or cash payment. WITH ONLY ONE PREVIOUS OWNER AND NO ACCIDENTS, THIS VEHICLE IS CARFAX-CERTIFIED and MARYLAND STATE INSPECTION HAS BEEN COMPLETED, as well as a 120 - point inspection performed by a Lexus-trained technician. Lexus of Rockville customers should take pride in knowing that Maryland has one of the most comprehensive state inspections in the country. Lexus of Rockville will also arrange to pick up our customers if they are using Metro, Amtrak, or need transportation from the Washington, DC or Baltimore Airports.

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 550e 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbo gas/electric hybrid 7A) designo Diamond White Metallic Saddle Brown/Black leather26,180 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 550e 4MATIC
List:$46,885
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Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4dr SUV (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Black Ginger Beige/Espresso Brown leatherette28,723 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350
List:$39,995
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Introducing the 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE! Assembled with the most discerning driver in mind. With less than 30,000 miles on the odometer, this 4 door sport utility vehicle prioritizes comfort, safety and convenience. All of the premium features expected of a Mercedes-Benz are offered, including: a leather steering wheel, skid plates, and the power moon roof opens up the cabin to the natural environment. A 3.5 liter V-6 engine pairs with a sophisticated 7 speed automatic transmission, and for added security, dynamic Stability Control supplements the drivetrain. We pride ourselves in the quality that we offer on all of our vehicles. Please don't hesitate to give us a call.

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Black Black leatherette25,433 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350 4MATIC
List:$43,889
Est.Loan: $799/mo
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Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 400 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 7A) designo Cardinal Red Metallic Ginger Beige/Espresso Brown leather18,250 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 400 4MATIC
List:$49,928
Est.Loan: $909/mo
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"Take a look at this extremely clean and low mileage 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE 400! Beautiful Designo Cardinal Red Metallic Paint and Leather Interior. This was a One Owner Vehicle and has a Clean Vehicle History Report. Loaded with features including the 3.0L BiTurbo V6 and 7-Speed Automatic Transmission

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Polar White Black leatherette41,812 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350 4MATIC
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Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned means you get an additional 12 months Limited Warranty on top of. *Your additional costs are sales tax, tag and title fees for the state in which the vehicle will be registered, any dealer-installed options (if applicable) and a $299 dealer processing fee (not required by law). Prices are subject to change, and prior sales are excluded from these offers. While every reasonable effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, we are not responsible for any errors or omissions contained on these pages. Please verify any information in question with the dealer.

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Polar White Espresso Brown leatherette40,785 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350 4MATIC
List:$40,990
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2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE GLE 350 Polar White *** JUST ARRIVED *** NAVIGATION *** PREMIUM PKG *** LANE TRACKING PKG WITH BLIND SPOT ASSIST *** REARVIEW CAMERA *** HEATED STEERING WHEEL *** TOW PKG *** PREMIUM AUDIO *** MERCEDES-BENZ CERTIFIED WITH UNLIMITED MILEAGE WARRANTY, DONT MISS OUT. Recent Arrival! CARFAX One-Owner. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE: - Lowest Prices Every Day: Our market based WOW pricing utilizes competitive market pricing guides, no games. So it is easy to make an educated, hassle -free purchase from us. Many of our competitors add freight, reconditioning or certification fees to their price quotes. Your WOW price has no hidden charges. Just add tags, taxes and processing fee. - Complimentary CARFAX Vehicle History Report - 7 Day Exchange Policy: This policy simply states if you are not completely satisfied with your vehicle purchase, bring it back to us for a full credit towards your next vehicle, no questions asked! RECALL NOTICE: Some vehicles may be subject to manufacturer safety recalls that for various reasons may not be repaired prior to sale. You may also check for open recalls at www.safercar.gov

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A) Lunar Blue Metallic Ginger Beige/Espresso Brown leatherette38,651 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 350 4MATIC
List:$41,229
Est.Loan: $751/mo
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**PREMIUM PACKAGE **LANE TRACKING PACKAGE **REARVIEW CAMERA **PANORAMA SUNROOF **HEATED STEERING WHEEL **HARMAN/KARDON SURROUND SOUND SYSTEM **BRUSHED ALUMINUM RUNNING BOARDS Recent Arrival! Reviews: * Broad range of engine choices; quiet, upscale and well-built interior with a roomy backseat; long list of standard safety and technology features. Source: Edmunds *Your additional costs are sales tax, tag and title fees for the state in which the vehicle will be registered, any dealer-installed options (if applicable) and a $299 dealer processing fee (not required by law). Prices are subject to change, and prior sales are excluded from these offers. While every reasonable effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, we are not responsible for any errors or omissions contained on these pages. Please verify any information in question with the dealer.

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 300d 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (2.1L 4cyl Turbodiesel 7A) Steel Grey Metallic Black leatherette49,804 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 300d 4MATIC
List:$37,500
Est.Loan: $683/mo
Carbiz(28)
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: *Certified Pre-Owned* *Free Delivery, 5-Day Returns, & 1-Year Powertrain Coverage* CARFAX 1-Owner. Nav System, Moonroof, Heated Seats, PREMIUM PACKAGE, WHEELS: 19 5-SPOKE, Full-Time 4MATIC All-Wheel Drive, Turbo Charged Engine, Power Liftgate, MULTI-CONTOUR DRIVER/PASSENGER SEATS, harman/kardon LOGIC 7 SURROUND SOUND. ILLUMINATED SIDE RUNNING BOARDS, LIGHTING PACKAGE, SOFT CLOSE DOORS, DRIVER ASSISTANCE PACKAGE, AMBIENT LIGHTING SEE MORE! THE CARBIZ DIFFERENCE: Simplify your experience with No Haggle Fair Market Pricing, Non-Commissioned Salespeople, 5 Day No Questions Return Policy, 1 Year Powertrain Coverage, and a buying process that fits your lifestyle; either In-Person at one of our innovative showrooms or at your convenience Online with Free Delivery to your door. We specialize in fairness and flexibility. Google Carbiz to see what others have to say. Visit Carbiz.com to get to know us more. OPTION PACKAGES: PREMIUM PACKAGE Radio: COMAND System w/Navigation, 8 high resolution LCD screen w/3D map views, enhanced voice control system, 10GB music register, single disc CD/DVD player, Gracenote album information including cover art, SD card slot, SiriusXM traffic and SiriusXM weather w/, 115V AC Power Outlet, Single DVD Player, KEYLESS-GO, SIRIUS XM Satellite Radio, SiriusXM real-time traffic and SiriusXM weather (w/), Navigation Updates For 3 Years, Region Coding, DRIVER ASSISTANCE PACKAGE Speed Limit Assist, PRE-SAFE Brake w/Pedestrian Recognition, Driver Assist Package, BAS PLUS w/Cross-Traffic Assist, DISTRONIC PLUS w/Steering Assist, BAS PLUS, PRE-SAFE PLUS, DISTRONIC PLUS w/Cross-Traffic Assist, CMS Pedestrian, Active Lane Keeping Assist, Active Blind Spot Assist Because our vehicles are priced below market value and with no hidden charges, there's absolutely no price haggling or typical dealer 'scare tactics.' The only additional cost to our Price is your State Tax, Tags, License, and $299 Dealer Processing Fee.

Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class 2016 GLE 300d 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (2.1L 4cyl Turbodiesel 7A) Black Ginger Beige/Espresso Brown leatherette44,975 miles
Used 2016Mercedes-Benz GLE-ClassGLE 300d 4MATIC
List:$38,900
Est.Loan: $708/mo
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CARFAX One-Owner. Black 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE GLE 300d 4MATIC� 4MATIC� 7-Speed Automatic I4 ** RADLEY VIP INCLUDED** Oil changes, tire rotations, alignment checks, engine light diagnostics and state inspection. Our goal is to make sure your next purchase will result in a high quality trade in later on down the road. Recent Arrival! 29/22 Highway/City MPG This vehicle is located at Radley Chevrolet 3670 Jefferson Davis Hwy Fredericksburg VA 22408. Phone 5408984000. Reviews: * Broad range of engine choices; quiet, upscale and well-built interior with a roomy backseat; long list of standard safety and technology features. Source: Edmunds

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Features & Specs

GLE 350 4dr SUV (3.5L 6cyl 7A)GLE 350 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 7A)AMG GLE 63 S 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (5.5L 8cyl Turbo 7A)
MPG201915
Seating555
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic7-speed shiftable automatic7-speed shiftable automatic
Fuelgasgasgas
Horsepower302 hp @ 6500 rpm302 hp @ 6500 rpm577 hp @ 5500 rpm

Safety

IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    G
    Good
  • Roof Strength Test
    G
    Good
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
    G
    Good
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    G
    Good
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test
    G
    Good

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GLE350 - The Quirks
We purchased a 2016 GLE350 as a replacement for our 2010 Lexus RX350. This is our first Mercedes-Benz, and overall, it's a wonderful car. I'm posting this review mostly to point out the "quirks" we've noticed in our first month of ownership. Note that we've previously driven Lexus and BMW, so those are our primary comparison points. 1. No Bluetooth audio! The Bluetooth only works for phone calls, not for playing music. This was an unpleasant surprise. If you want music from your phone, you have to physically plug it in via USB, and use either the direct audio option, or Apple CarPlay. 2. The navigation system defaults to reading directions aloud. There's no way to change this default; you have to physically mute the voice... every... single... time. 3. The "Dynamic Select" drive mode defaults to "Comfort". There's no way to change this default; you have to physically change it to "Sport"... every... single... time. 4. The in-car Operator's Manual only works while you're in Park, so your passenger can't look something up while you drive. And it's surprisingly sluggish; feels like a circa 1990's computer, chugging away to load the next page. 5. The radio controls are surprisingly "dense." It seems to take an awful lot of clicks to view your favorites, or browse up and down the dial. 6. I still haven't figured out how to store the fuel cap in the "holder". For now I've just let it dangle; I'm pretty sure it's supposed to have a slot, but I can't figure it out. 7. The printed/PDF Owners Manual seems to have been written for non-humans of some kind. The language is stilted, the instructions are riddled with so many warnings that it's really hard to find the actual info, and the info itself is ridiculously sparse and un-helpful. Please, car companies (especially Mercedes), hire an editor who can actually write! 8. After a month of trying, we've yet to successfully actually get the car to park itself, as advertised. Google or YouTube this; you'll find tons of other folks similarly confused, including dealers who humorously try to demonstrate this on YouTube and fail even in the videos! I'm sure it works, but wow, it seems utterly non-intuitive, and I really, really wonder how many total times in the history of Mercedes-Benz how often a driver has actually used the feature to actually park their car.
Starship Enterprise
When I back our new GLE out of our small crowded garage, I feel like the music from Star Trek should be playing that accompanies the Enterprise when it moves from its dry dock in Space. We're seniors and hadn't planned on a new car to replace our '04 320E wagon, until my wife rode in a friend's M class and said she never felt so safe. A neighbor was riding in a new Accord a year and a half ago and was blind sided by an inattentive driver a year and a half ago and took a most a year to recover from her injuries, which made us a little skittish driving. We loaded the GLE with Safety features and we are skittish no more. I've driven a lot of cars in 50+ years (just about every major domestic and foreign brand including Lada). and this is the most solid and controlled. No problems acceleration to get on our 70mph turnpike with the basic 6, but you won't win any drag races with it. This is a luxurious "tank" with every creature comfort. Looking forward to taking it out in the snow once we get some on the East Coast. I don't think it will slow us down in our traveling this year!
Traded my E350 for this GLE350. Quite satisfied.
One complaint about this vehicle is the poor gas mileage, however, I knew about it and chose this model regardless. Complaint #2 is the egregious charge for service; my first oil change/service A cost almost $300!!! Outrageous!
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Quick Summary
The Mercedes-Benz GLE coupe isn't a coupe by the traditional definition. It's actually a fastback version of the four-door, midsize GLE SUV. Much like the relationship between the BMW X6 and the more practical X5, the GLE coupe trades functionality for improved performance and a sleeker design. The GLE450 coupe offers more power than the standard GLE, while the GLE 63 S, though large and heavy, is extremely fast and generally fun to drive.

What Is It?
First, a little background on the name. The GLE coupe is a variant of the standard GLE SUV, which itself replaces the M-Class in the Mercedes-Benz lineup. Confused? It's because the GLE coupe's arrival coincides with Mercedes' effort to align the names of its SUVs with its cars. So now its midsize SUV is called the GLE to coincide with its midsize sedan, the E-Class. The upcoming compact SUV will be called the GLC to align with the compact C-Class sedan and so on.

In Mercedes tradition, the term "coupe" refers not to the number of doors, but to the overlook profile of a vehicle. Versus the GLE, the coupe matches its swoopy roof with more aggressive bodywork and massive wheels and tires. Though the vehicles share the same wheelbase, the coupe is longer, wider and shorter in height than the GLE on which it's based.

What Trim Levels Are Available?
There are two GLE coupes, and their badges bear little relationship to their powertrains. The Mercedes-Benz GLE450 AMG coupe uses a twin-turbo 3.0-liter V6, making 362 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque, with a nine-speed automatic. The Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S coupe uses a twin-turbo 5.5-liter V8, making 577 hp and 561 lb-ft of torque and sending it through a seven-speed automatic. Both models are all-wheel drive only and both produce more power than their respective BMW X6 competitors.

Notice how the position of "AMG" changed in the name? When the acronym for Mercedes' performance division is placed after the model name, it means AMG Sport. This sub-brand of the performance marque means different bodywork and higher power ratings than standard models. The full AMG treatment is reserved for vehicles with the acronym hyphenated after Mercedes, as with the Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S. This SUV's engine is hand-built and wears a plaque bearing its maker's name. Among other hardware upgrades, it adopts the AMG fascia, bearing a stylized "A."

How Much Does It Cost?
Official pricing has not been released yet, but we expect coupes will cost a little more than their GLE brethren and be competitive with the BMW X6. Plan on around $63,000 for a GLE450 coupe and just over $100,000 for the GLE 63.

How Does It Drive?
We spent a few hours in Germany in an AMG GLE 63 S coupe, which, on the Autobahn, quickly and repeatedly greeted its 155-mph speed limiter. An active air suspension that reduces ride height helps keep it stable at both Autobahn and U.S.-legal speeds. While traveling at the latter, you might be amused to see the tachometer drop to zero as the engine shuts off during coasting, or "sailing" as Mercedes calls it. The engine turns back on when you resume acceleration, but with a slight delay. Fortunately you can turn the feature off.

With roughly the same output as the ultrahigh-performance Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, the GLE 63's acceleration belies its size and weight. The exhaust offers a pleasing baritone grunt during heavy throttle, and audible pops on gearchanges and abrupt lift. Mercedes says the GLE 63 S will reach 60 mph in 4.2 seconds (5.6 seconds for the GLE450). We believe it and will happily validate at a later date.

With claimed weights of 4,894 pounds for the GLE450 and 5,180 pounds for the GLE 63 S, both models are heavy. And though the GLE 63 S's ride is generally well controlled, you can tell it's working hard to mask its considerable weight, especially since it's riding on huge 22-inch wheels and tires (285/40 front and 325/35 rear).

Considering the weight, height and wheel size, the GLE 63 S handles well. A short section of road containing tight switchbacks revealed a stable, friendly and extremely fast machine. The variable steering ratio helps make it feel nimble at low speeds, and the brake system (15.4-inch front and 13.6-inch rear rotors) offers strong, repeatable stopping power. The transmission's Manual mode will hold gears at redline, but it doesn't rev-match on downshift as well as some other performance-oriented gearboxes.

Adjustable drive mode settings accessed through a dial make appreciable differences in behavior. For example, standard active antiroll bars (optional on the GLE450) can reduce body roll in Sport or attempt to absorb the impact of a pothole in Comfort, while the air springs and dampers read a variety of sensors and adjust themselves automatically.

What's the Interior Like?
Interior measurements were not available at the time of this writing, but the coupe's fastback roof definitely cuts into rear headroom. Those with long torsos or taller than 6 feet will likely greet the roof with their heads.

Otherwise the interior appointments suit the price and badge. Our GLE 63 was outfitted with attractive wood trim and heated leather seats that offered multiple massage options. We liked the AMG steering wheel, which has leather on the top and bottom of the rim but microfiber suede on the parts where you place your hands. The COMAND infotainment system is powerful, though it will take some practice before you achieve fluency. Its graphics are attractive, but it's not as smooth as some of the other systems in similar luxury vehicles.

How Much Cargo Capacity Does It Have?
As with rear headroom, the fastback shape reduces the coupe's interior space. Cargo capacity behind the second row drops to 23 cubic feet versus the standard GLE's 38.2 cubic feet.

That number also puts the Mercedes at a slight disadvantage compared to the BMW X6, which offers 26.6 cubic feet. Fold the coupe's second row and the storage space increases to 60.7 cubic feet, or 1 cubic foot more than the same measurement in the X6.

What Kind of Fuel Economy Does It Get?
We expect fuel economy ratings to be close to similarly outfitted variants of the current M-Class. The ML400, which uses a lower-power version of the twin-turbo 3.0-liter V6 and a seven-speed automatic, is rated at 20 mpg combined (18 city/22 highway). The GLE450 coupe's figures will likely improve thanks to its nine-speed automatic. The current ML 63 AMG's rating is 15 mpg combined (13 city/17 highway).

What Safety Features Are Available?
The coupes come standard with a few novel safety features, like a system that uses selective braking to compensate for gusts of wind at high speeds and an assist that adjusts braking pressure if it senses an incoming crash and deems the driver's input is too light. It will also warn you if you're traveling too close to the vehicle ahead.

Our test car had the Driving Assistance Package Plus, which comprises a number of safety features aimed at mitigating the effects of distracted driving. Adaptive cruise control adjusts speed when it senses a slower car ahead, while a steering assist adjusts the wheel to keep you in your lane. It works, but some drivers might find the system intrusive and opt to turn it off.

Other options include a braking assist that scans ahead for slow-moving (or not moving) traffic or objects. If it detects an imminent collision, it alerts the driver and can automatically apply the brakes to reduce the impact. And while the Parking package's 360-degree top-view display and proximity sensors are extremely helpful, we're disappointed they aren't standard equipment.

What Are Its Closest Competitors?
Mercedes is openly targeting the BMW X6 with the GLE coupe. The two vehicles have similar design, dimensions and powertrains, and their fuel economy and pricing will likely be competitive. While the X6 is less powerful, it offers more variations, including the rear-drive six-cylinder sDrive35i. There's also the V8 X6 xDrive50i, which sits between the six-cylinder model and performance-oriented X6 M. Though less powerful and lacking the go-fast hardware, it's also less expensive.

The Porsche Cayenne is also focused on style and performance, and has a similarly tight cargo capacity of 23.6 cubic feet. Its model range is far wider, though, with a starting price of $59,295, and powertrain options range from a diesel to a hybrid to a 570-hp twin-turbo model.

Why Should You Consider This Car?
With the compromises to cargo space and functionality, the GLE coupe's primary motivator is its design. The coupe makes a statement that, X6 aside, is unlike anything in the market. Plus, the taller ride height makes the GLE coupe a good solution for people who want the performance of a sports car but have difficulty climbing into one.

Why Should You Think Twice About This Car?
If you find yourself ferrying lots of cargo or have family members or frequent passengers who are especially tall, the standard GLE is a stronger choice. We recommend carefully considering your utility requirements when deciding.

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