Gray 2018 Mercedes-Benz g-class driving through a tunnel with blurred lights.

2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class SUV

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class SUV is a different type of SUV. On the outside, it is rugged and powerful and looks like it could withstand the toughest roads or the toughest conditions the outside world could bring. However, when you get inside of the G-Class, the interior paints a different picture. The inside is elegant and luxurious. The 2018 G-Class has four different trim models that all offered rugged toughness combined with class and luxury.


2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class Models and Trims 

G 550 SUV 

The standard model of the G-Class is the G 550 SUV.This SUV is loaded with a 4.0L V8 biturbo. This engine delivers 416 Horsepower and 450 lb-ft. Of torque. The standard G-Class has 7,700 lb towing capacity.  Standard safety features include Distant Pilot DISTRONIC, Blind Spot Assist, Parking Assist, and Rearview Camera. Technolgy features include Apple CarPlay/ Android Auto, COMAND Navigation.  

G 550 4×4 SUV 

This trim is a heavier version of the standard and features the 4×4 square looking body. The car is taller and has bigger tires, giving the car is expectational off-roading abilities. This SUV includes the same engine as the standard and produces the same amount of horsepower and torque. This car has fewer safety features, but still has the Rearview Camera and the Brake Assist. This trim gets 11 miles to the gallon both city and highway.  

Black Mercedes-Benz G-Class sitting on the road with the sunset

interior shot of the luxury seats in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class


This trim feature upgrades inside the hood and in the interior. The engine inside of this SUV is a 5.5L V8 biturbo. This powerful upgrade delivers 563 horsepower, 561 lb-ft. Of torque, and 7,770 lb towing capacity. One of the biggest upgrades for the interior is the designo Nappa leather upholstery to add extra luxury to the cabin. This Trim has tons of design options, including a multitude of exterior color options and upholstery choices.  


The G-Class AMG G 65 SUV is the most powerful of all the G-Class SUV’s. This SUV features a 6.0L V12 biturbo engine to deliver maximum performance. This engine delivers an astonishing 621 horsepower and 738 lb-ft of torque. This model features the same color options as the G 65 and is loaded with all the safety features of the other trims.  

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