The 2022 Mercedes Benz GLE SUV is debuting with the same interior and exterior design as its predecessor, the company only made a few modifications to the SUV. New features include Adaptive Highbeam Assist which is now standard across all grades, new upholstery options which include Espresso Brown/Black Leather and White/Black Nappa Leather, etc. The review will cover the 2022 Mercedes Benz GLE 350 SUV, GLE 350 4MATIC SUV, GLE 450 4MATIC SUV, GLE 580 4MATIC SUV, and Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 SUV. I will be reviewing the full specifications, new features, and price of the 2022 Mercedes Benz GLE Class (SUV) in Nigeria.
What’s new in the 2022 Mercedes Benz GLE Class?
Mercedes Benz added some new features to make 2022 standard out a bit from the 2021 model. the new features include:
- Adaptive Highbeam Assist is now standard
- New upholstery options include Espresso Brown/Black Leather and White/Black Nappa Leather
- Cirrus Silver paint is now available
- Air Balance is now available as a standalone option (GLE 53)
- Multicontour Front Seats with massage are now available as a standalone option (GLE 53).
Standard features for the 2022 model year.
These features are standard across all grades for the 2022 model year. They consist of safety systems, infotainment systems, etc.
- Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX) with Voice Control
- 12.3” Digital Instrument Cluster and 12.3” Touchscreen Multimedia Display
- LED headlamps and taillamps
- Smartphone Integration with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
- Inductive Wireless Charging
- SiriusXM Radio
- 64-color Ambient Lighting
- Blind Spot Assist
- Active Brake Assist
- ATTENTION ASSIST®
- PRE-SAFE® System, including PRE-SAFE® Sound
- Parking Damage Detection
- Active Parking Assist
- 5 USB ports
- 19” wheels (20” std. on GLE 580)
- Easy-Pack Tailgate
- Load Compartment Cover
- Chrome Package
- Car-to-X Communication
- 4MATIC® fully-variable All-Wheel Drive
Full list of optional features on the 2022 GLE SUV Class
We will be giving you a full list of optional features on the 2022 GLE SUV, they include:
- AIRMATIC suspension which is standard on the GLE 580
- E-ACTIVE BODY CONTROL with AIRMATIC air suspension on the GLE 450 and GLE 580.
- 3rd Row Seat Package
- Augmented Video for Navigation
- MBUX Interior Assistant gesture control
- Head-Up Display
- 4-Zone Climate Control
- 19 – 22” wheels
- Driver Assistance Package with new Active Traffic Jam Assist feature
- ENERGIZING Comfort
- Air Balance cabin fragrance system
- AMG Line which is standard on the GLE 580.
- Night Package
- Warmth and Comfort Package
- Burmester® High-End 3D Surround Sound System
Standard features on the 2022 Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 SUV
AMG comes with high-performance features and the GLE 53 SUV is not an exception. All AMG grades feature an AMG-enhanced 3.0L Inline-6 Turbocharged Engine with a 48-volt Mild Hybrid system with an integrated starter generator and electric auxiliary compressor. The engine produces 429 hp and 384 lb-ft of torque while the 48V hybrid system provides an additional boost of 21 hp, bringing the total power output to 450 hp. The SUV features the same hybrid system as the 2022 GLE 300 d 4MATIC.
The engine is mated to an AMG SPEEDSHIFT TCT 9-speed transmission. For better handling, all AMG grades come standard with the AMG Performance steering wheel in Nappa leather.
For better illumination, Active LED headlamps and LED tail lamps are standard. The Active Parking Assist as the name implies helps you do the packing.
A 20-inch AMG wheel is adopted for better performance and conversion of the torque to the road.
Optional features in the 2022 Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 SUV
Customers who need more customization can take advantage of these optional features to enjoy top-of-the-class luxury and performance.
The optional features include a 3rd Row Seat Package for people who got a large family.
You can disturb the hood with the AMG Performance Exhaust System. I love the AMG Exhaust System to the extent that I tune 4MATIC vehicles to sound like AMG.
Other optional features include AMG Track Pace, AMG Night Package, and AMG Carbon Fiber interior trim.
Price of 2022 Mercedes Benz GLE Class (SUV) in Nigeria
The price of the 2022 Mercedes GLE Class (SUV) in Nigeria is as follows:
|2022 Mercedes Benz GLE 350 SUV||50,000,000 Naira|
|2022 Mercedes Benz GLE 350 4MATIC SUV||55,000,000 Naira|
|2022 Mercedes Benz GLE 450 4MATIC SUV||60,000,000 Naira|
|2022 Mercedes Benz GLE 580 4MATIC SUV||85,000,000 Naira|
|2022 Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 SUV||73,000,000 Naira|
Quick facts about the 2022 Mercedes Benz GLE Class (SUV)
|GLE 350 SUV||GLE 450 SUV||GLE 580 4MATIC SUV||GLE 53 AMG SUV|
|Engine||2.0L Inline-4 Turbo||3.0L Inline-6 Turbo with a 48-volt mild-hybrid system||4.0L V8 Biturbo with 48-volt Mild Hybrid system||AMG-enhanced 3.0L I-6 turbo with 48-Volt Mild Hybrid system and electric auxiliary compressor|
|Power||255 hp @ 5,800 – 6,100 rpm 273 lb-ft @ 1,800 – 4,000 rpm||Internal Combustion Engine: 362 hp @ 5,500 – 6,100 rpm 369 lb-ft @ 1,600 – 4,000 rpm Up to 21 hp and up to 184 lb-ft.||Internal Combustion Engine: 483 hp @ 5,500 – 6,100 rpm 516 lb-ft @ 1,600 – 4,000 rpm||Internal Combustion Engine: 429 hp @ 6,100 rpm 384 lb-ft @ 1,800 – 5,800 rpm ISG: Up to 21 hp And up to 184 lb-ft|
|Transmission||9G–TRONIC 9-speed automatic||9G–TRONIC 9-speed automatic||9G–TRONIC 9-speed automatic||AMG SPEEDSHIFT TCT 9G 9-speed automatic transmission|
|Top speed in mph||130 (electronically limited||130 (electronically limited||130 (electronically limited||N/A|
|Main Competitors||BMW X5 xDrive 340i Audi Q7 Lexus RX 350||BMW X5 xDrive 340i Audi Q7 Lexus RX 350||BMW X5 xDrive 340i Audi Q7 Lexus RX 350||BMW X5 M|
|0-60 MPH (sec)||7.0 est. / 4MATIC: 7.1 est.||5.5 est||4.9 est.||5.2 est.|
|MSRP||$55,700 / 4MATIC: $58,200||$63,500||$80,200||$73,350|
Where can I buy a Mercedes Benz GLE Class in Nigeria?
Checkout our listings on brand new, tokunbo and locally used Mercedes Benz GLE Class for sale in Nigeria.
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