Mercedes-Benz G 500

The Mercedes-Benz G 500 is a built in Austria SUV produced since 1979 from the G-Class, the Stuttgart-based car manufacturer. Also known as the G-model Mercedes-Benz G 500 was little changed visually and technically from the beginning of production and thus available to the Land Rover in the history of barely. In the following period of production for the first time a Mercedes-Benz G 500 was introduced in 1993. The cars of yesteryear with a 5.0 - liter V8 petrol engine was fitted, which fueled the SUV with 240 hp. As part of the facelift of the Mercedes-Benz G 500 A 296 hp engine was fitted in 1999, which was replaced in 2007 by a 5.5 - liter gasoline engine and the Mercedes-Benz G 500 now 388 hP provides. Only the AMG variants of the SUV are even more motorized. Still, the Mercedes-Benz G 500 is produced in the Magna Steyr plant in Austria and is still running there until the year 2015 from the band and further embody the purist SUV.

Technical details

2012 5.5 Gasoline 387 HP
Series since 2012
Types SUV
Engine capacity 5461 cm³
Performance 387 HP (285 kW)
Top speed 210 km/h
Acceleration (0-100 km/h) 6,1 sec
Gearbox 7-speed automatic
Drive permanent all-wheel
Number of doors 5
Number of seats 5
Body type
CO2 emissions 348 g/km
Environmental zone 4
Emission Class Euro 5
Fuel Gasoline
Consumption according to the manufacturer 20 l/100km (city) 11,9 l/100km (highway) 14,9 l/100km (total)
Actual consumption --
Length 4,67 m
Width 1,76 m
Height 1,95 m
Boot volume 250 l
Empty weight 2530 kg
Payload 670 kg
Price 1729
Insurance class 24 HF / 25 TK / 26 VK

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