2021 Mercedes-Benz G-class Review, Pricing, and Specs

Specifications

2019 Mercedes-Benz G550

VEHICLE TYPE

front-engine, all-wheel-drive, 5-passenger, 4-door hatchback

PRICE AS TESTED

$146,795 (base price: $125,495)

ENGINE TYPE

twin-turbocharged and intercooled DOHC 32-valve V-8, aluminum block and heads, direct fuel injection
Displacement

243 cu in, 3982 cc
Power

416 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque

450 lb-ft @ 2250 rpm

TRANSMISSION

9-speed automatic

CHASSIS

Suspension (F/R): multilink/rigid axle

Brakes (F/R): 13.9-in vented disc/13.6-in vented disc

Tires: Pirelli Scorpion Zero All Season, 275/50R-20 113V M+S MO

DIMENSIONS

Wheelbase: 113.8 in

Length: 189.7 in

Width: 76.0 in

Height: 77.2 in

Passenger volume: 107 cu ft

Cargo volume: 16 cu ft

Curb weight: 5660 lb

C/D
TEST RESULTS

Zero to 60 mph: 5.1 sec

Zero to 100 mph: 13.9 sec

Zero to 130 mph: 33.1 sec

Rolling start, 5–60 mph: 5.6 sec

Top gear, 30–50 mph: 3.1 sec

Top gear, 50–70 mph: 3.8 sec

Standing ¼-mile: 13.9 sec @ 100 mph

Braking, 70–0 mph: 175 ft

Roadholding, 300-ft-dia skidpad*: 0.61 g

*stability-control-inhibited

C/D
FUEL ECONOMY

Observed: 13 mpg

75-mph highway driving: 15 mpg

Highway range: 390 miles

EPA FUEL ECONOMY

Combined/city/highway: 14/13/17 mpg

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2019 Mercedes-AMG G63

VEHICLE TYPE

front-engine, all-wheel-drive, 5-passenger, 4-door hatchback

PRICE AS TESTED

$175,945 (base price: $148,495)

ENGINE TYPE

twin-turbocharged and intercooled DOHC 32-valve V-8, aluminum block and heads, direct fuel injection
Displacement

243 cu in, 3982 cc
Power

577 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque

627 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm

TRANSMISSION

9-speed automatic

CHASSIS

Suspension (F/R): multilink/rigid axle

Brakes (F/R): 15.7-in vented, drilled disc/14.6-in vented, drilled disc

Tires: Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric SUV, 295/40R-22 112W MO

DIMENSIONS

Wheelbase: 113.8 in

Length: 191.9 in

Width: 78.1 in

Height: 77.4 in

Passenger volume: 107 cu ft

Cargo volume: 16 cu ft

Curb weight: 5783 lb

C/D
TEST RESULTS

Zero to 60 mph: 3.9 sec

Zero to 100 mph: 10.0 sec

Zero to 130 mph: 19.7 sec

Rolling start, 5–60 mph: 5.1 sec

Top gear, 30–50 mph: 2.8 sec

Top gear, 50–70 mph: 3.3 sec

Standing ¼-mile: 12.5 sec @ 110 mph

Braking, 70–0 mph: 161 ft

Roadholding, 300-ft-dia skidpad*: 0.75 g

*stability-control-inhibited

C/D
FUEL ECONOMY

Observed: 12 mpg

EPA FUEL ECONOMY

Combined/city/highway: 14/13/15 mpg

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