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Info & specs

Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Mercedes-Benz G-Class side view
Mercedes-Benz G-Class angular front perspective
Mercedes-Benz G-Class angular rear perspective

Overview of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Learn about the Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Summary

Developed by the famous Mercedes-Benz brand, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class is a luxury SUV designed for off-road adventures and daily driving. There are many standard safety features like forward collision warning and adaptive cruise control. The interior is built with the highest-quality components. Tech highlights include standard Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, and optional features such as a rear-seat entertainment system which makes traveling with the family easier. As you would expect, there is a good amount of space for a large SUV, and the driving experience is comfortable. You and your passengers will be traveling in classic Mercedes-Benz style.

Pros and cons of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class

  • Great off-road ability
  • Powerful engines
  • Luxury cabin
  • High base price
  • Cargo space may seem smaller than some competitors.
  • Handling may less smooth on certain terrain
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Specifications of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats5
  • Doors5
  • Fuel typeGas
  • TransmissionAutomatic
  • City consumption17.4 - 22.2 L/100km
  • Highway consumption13.4 - 18 L/100km
  • Width1760 - 2100 mm
  • Length4500 - 4873 mm
  • Trunk space454 - 1280 L
  • Cargo space1246 - 2250 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Mercedes-Benz G-Class

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class 2002 - present is available in 5 trims:

Basic trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Dimensions of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20211966 mm1930 mm4817 mm
20181938 mm1855 mm4500 mm
20171938 mm1855 mm4763 mm
20161938 mm1760 mm4763 mm
20151938 mm1760 mm4662 mm
20141938 mm1760 mm4662 mm
20131938 mm1760 mm4662 mm
20121931 mm1760 mm4662 mm
20111931 mm1760 mm4662 mm
20101931 mm1760 mm4662 mm
20091931 mm1760 mm4662 mm
20081977 mm1811 mm4714 mm
20071977 mm1811 mm4714 mm
20061977 mm1811 mm4714 mm
20051977 mm1811 mm4714 mm
20041977 mm1760 mm4662 mm
20031837 mm1760 mm4662 mm
20021837 mm1760 mm4662 mm

Towing capacity of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Unbraked is when the trailer being towed does not have its own braking system. Braked is when the trailer being towed has its own braking system.
Braked and unbraked towing capacities
YearUnbrakedBraked
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20213500 kg
20183500 kg
20173500 kg
20163175 kg
20153175 kg
20143175 kg
20133175 kg
20123175 kg
20113175 kg
20103175 kg
20093175 kg
20083175 kg
20073175 kg
20063175 kg
20053175 kg
20043500 kg
20033500 kg
20023500 kg