The 2012 Mercedes Benz GL-Class GL450 SUV is a powerful large-sized SUV that boasts a 4.6 liter V8 engine and seven-speed automatic transmission. It can produce a maximum of 335hp and 339lb-ft of torque in 2,700 to 5,000rpm. It also features 4MATIC all-wheel drive, paddle shifters, AIRMATIC air suspension with four-wheel level control, four-wheel electronic traction system, brake assist, anti-lock braking system and trailer stability assist. The 2012 Mercedes Benz GL-Class GL450 is proud of its rugged design. Even with the tough exterior the GL450 still has 19-inch 5-spokes alloy wheels, classy cabin styling, premium leather four-spoke multi-function steering wheel, tinted-glass rear sunroof, aluminum roof rails, burl walnut wood trim and a power trim or sliding sunroof. The 2012 Mercedes Benz GL-Class GL450 is also praised in reviews for having such comfort features as dual-zone climate control, heated front seats, power front seats with 4-way driver lumbar support, HomeLink garage door opener, COMAND navigation system, 6-disc DVD/CD changer, hands-free Bluetooth interface, and privacy glass.
The reviews on the 2012 Mercedes Benz GL-Class GL450's security features were very positive. These include PRE-SAFE, POST-SAFE, 13-way airbag protection, NECKPRO front head restraints, advanced tire pressure monitoring, brake assist, hill-start assist, trailer stability assist, four-wheel disc brakes with anti-lock braking system, electronic stability program, Mercedes-Benz mbrace, SmartKey controls, an anti-theft alarm system , rain-sensing windshield wipers, LED daytime running lamps and emergency tensioning devices. All these basic features come with a $62,570 price tag. Additional packages and accessories can be added on the base model for extra. There is the Premium 1 Package, Premium 2 Package, Full Leather Seating Package and the Appearance and Lighting Package. All the packages are priced between $985 and $6,330.