The most important news from a German manufacturer in last few years is definitely about one of the most iconic SUVs of all time, which will come completely redesigned next year, as 2019 Mercedes G-Class. This legendary SUV is in production for civilian use for almost four decades, and it looks like we are finally about to see a complete overhaul. The company announced that the redesign of this legend will be done next year when we expect to see the new model in production. Compared to the original, we will see plenty of changes. If we consider that the current model still uses some old technologies, the improvement in all aspects should be significant. However, the company promises that the new 2019 G-Class will keep its well-known hard duty characteristics.
2019 Mercedes G-Class redesign
After almost four decades of production, the German manufacturer will do a complete redesign of its legendary SUV. The new model will come next year as 2019 Mercedes G-Class. At this moment, we know several details about new model. First of all, there is a completely new platform, which will bring some significant improvements. One of them is weight reduction. New SUV will be about 440 pounds lighter. Despite the use of light materials, 2019 Mercedes G-Class will keep its rugged nature. It will come with the even better off-road characteristics and continue to be an ultimate off-road vehicle in the car industry. When it comes to styling, it will keep the familiar boxy shape but will come with so many new details. The Same thing is to expect inside, with feature new cabin, which will feature plenty of latest technologies, but still, keep some design cues of the original.
2019 Mercedes G-Class engines
When it comes to powertrain, the new 2019 Mercedes G-Class is expected to come in several variants. We believe that some of the new six-cylinder units will find its place under the hood of the new model. However, the real deal will be a V8 variant, especially in North America. A hi-performance AMG version will also come and we believe that it will continue to be the best-selling version of the SUV. In Europe and some other parts of the world, expect diesel version too.
2019 Mercedes G-Class release date
For now, we know that 2019 Mercedes G-Class will come somewhere next year. More precise launch date is still unknown.