The Mercedes-Benz GL 500 shows in the GL-Class and in the SUVs category of vehicle of Daimler AG, the largest and most powerful road car that can be used as a family van. Designed the Mercedes-Benz GL 500 SUV for the U.S. market and is produced since 2006 there. The drive comes in the Mercedes-Benz GL 500 cars a 5,461 cc big V8 petrol engine is used, which provides 388 horsepower for the SUV. The maximum torque of 540 Nm is needed just 6.5 seconds given the 4MATIC permanent all-wheel drive to all four wheels, so the Mercedes-Benz GL 500 for the sprint from a standstill to 100 km / h. The top speed of just under 2.5 ton SUV ' s is 240 km / h, according to factory specification, the average consumption is moving at 13.6 liters of premium petrol. Since a first facelift, the interior and the seats are already occupied in series with fine leather and also a multi-function steering wheel is included from the factory at the Mercedes-Benz GL 500th Unlike the VW Touareg, Porsche Cayenne and Audi Q7, the Mercedes-Benz GL 500 looks even more muscular and provides up to 7 passengers with a pleasant travel experience.