2025 Mercedes-Benz GLE: Best New Plug-in Hybrid

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The 2025 Mercedes-Benz GLE will be introduced to the public next year, It has a new GLE 400e 4Matic plug-in hybrid trim level, a more sophisticated MBUX system, and new technologies to increase its off-road capability. the electric motor in the new plug-in hybrid GLE 400e combines to provide 479 lb-ft (649 Nm) of torque and 381 horsepower in the United States. The 23.3 kWh battery’s all-electric range is yet unknown, but Mercedes will provide a 60 kW DC charger as an option to make charging as quick as feasible.

2025 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe Design

The design has been tweaked outside. Mercedes claims, for instance, that the grille now has two horizontal louvers with chrome accents, and the front bumper has been revised. The ambient lighting now has the ability to project the Mercedes-Benz pattern, and Mercedes’ taillights now have two horizontal blocks as well. Twilight Blue and Alpine Grey color options are now available for the GLE, which is also available with new sets of 19- and 20-inch wheels.

The Mercedes claims that a number of interior amenities were taken from the Maybach GLS and S-Class, demonstrating that the GLE isn’t only about being tough. A redesigned steering wheel with sensor surfaces that control the driver and central displays is one of them. Both the MANUFAKTUR Piano Black Flowing Lines trim material, which was previously exclusively available on the Maybach GLS, and the chrome finish on the center and side air vents now become available on the GLE. The SUV now comes with interior color choices in Catalana Beige and Bahia Brown.

2025 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe Engine

The Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 de 4MATIC will be driven by a 2.0-liter diesel engine that, when combined with its electric motor, produces 194 horsepower (145 kW/197 PS), while the GLE 400e will produce 248 hp (185 kW/252 hp) in Europe. The automaker’s 48-volt mild hybrid system, which will be added to the 2.0-liter and 3.0-liter diesel engines in Europe, will partially electrify all of the GLE’s power speeds. They produce 266 horsepower (198 kW/269 PS) and 362 hp (270 kW/367 PS), respectively, and are known as the GLE 300 d 4MATIC and the GLE 450 d 4MATIC.

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The 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 255 hp (190 kW/259 PS) in the GLE 350, the 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine that produces 375 hp (280 kW/380 PS) in the GLE 450, and the 4.0-liter V8 engine that generates 510 hp (380 kW/517 PS) in the GLE 580 will all be equipped with Mercedes’ mild-hybrid technology.

Safety and Driver-Assistance

An “Off-Road Engineering Package” will also be made available for the final model, the GLE 580 4MATIC. The additional under-body protection gives the SUV 1.2 inches more ground clearance when combined with the optional air suspension. Additionally, the infotainment system will have an off-road mode that gives the driver data on their roll angle, the grade they’re on, and their cardinal heading. A “transparent hood” vision, made possible by the system’s integration of 360-degree cameras, offers the driver a clearer perspective of the landscape around them.

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2025 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe Features

Additionally, Mercedes has updated the GLE’s Trailer Route Planner. Based on details such as the trailer’s weight, height, breadth, and other dimensions, it finds routes that are appropriate for driving with a previously established trailer. Trailer Maneuvering Assist now uses camera-based technology and automatically controls the steering of the GLE up to a speed of 3 mph (4.5 km/h) to assist you in parking your trailer once you get to your destination.

MBUX, the technology that powers these apps, is now in its second iteration and is more sophisticated than ever. The GLE’s displays are still the same size (12.3 inches), but the touchscreen can handle adds comfort and vehicle settings. Additionally, both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are now accessible, and Mercedes’ voice assistant is more useful than ever and will continue to be so owing to over-the-air upgrades.

2025 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe Release Date

Mercedes says that the new, 2025 GLE will start arriving in the U.S. next year. the estimated price is uncertain, maybe the price is not much different from last year’s Mercedes-Benz GLE