Mercedes newest toy, a tall wagon with a coupe like styling is Mercedes Benz GLE. The vehicle, which is yet to be built, is already winning hearts with its design and features. The sedan, to be built in Daimler AG’s Alabama plant, will be sold together with the current M- class SUV, which is due for a name change and facelift next year.
The M class, which is awaiting facelift next year, will also get the GLE name next year as part of servicing of Mercedes Benz’s naming system.
It will compete with BMW’s tall wagon, the X6, a chunky crossover that spawned several imitators, such as Honda’s Crosstour and the Acura ZDX, which was dropped in 2013 after only two years.
GLE will face top competitors like BMW’s X6, Honda’s Crosstour and Acura ZDX.