crossover segment is developing very rapidly. Many people like big SUVs, but in view of the obvious facts and circumstances, are transplanted to a more compact cars. But to give up completely on a jeep-like vehicles difficult. Because replacing a huge SUV comes more modest in size crossover.
And just somewhere in the heart of the lineup settled updated model Mercedes ML. The car is a perfect creation, designed for urban roads and easy terrain. Not surprisingly, the demand for ML series has always been huge.
In fact, it is in ML buyers found the very golden mean between the models G-Class and GLK. Features of the new Mercedes ML let you fully meet the needs of even the most demanding drivers.
Well, it is interesting to see what became ML sample – year, what innovations the manufacturer came up with how much crossover changed compared to its predecessor.
In short we can say that the car was nicer, smarter and more economical. But this car deserves a big, full review.
Design Photos Mercedes ML 2018-2019
In fact, when compared to the previous version of the ML, the novelty is not so much has changed. At least, the image remained recognizable. It is a good thing, because it is like ML for excellent exterior. Changes have taken place in favor of modern requirements and innovations.
The front part is decorated with a large false radiator grille with three horizontal chrome jumpers, powerful bumper, also supplemented with chromium, relevant for our time optics with an impressive number of LEDs. Daytime running lights are located in the same housing with a head optics and made like cilia. For fog lamps found on the edges of the individual sections of the bumper, and they also have a ribbon shape. Ribbed hood, windshield impressive only in the best possible way emphasize the monumentality and elegance of the vehicle front.
On the side we see not just a crossover and a muscular horse with inflated arches vyshtampovki, strong doors. Almost perfectly flat roof line is complemented practical and nice roof rails. Car “shod” in the light-alloy wheels with a diameter of 20 inches, which perfectly fit into the ideal radii of the wheel arches. LED notice and immediately. Namely, on the hulls of mirrors, turn signals are repeated.
Stern looks monumental and powerfully. At the same time for a moment designers to forget about practical side, creating a comfortable trunk lid, stylish and efficient optics, underbody protection. Plus we see an impressive spoiler on the luggage compartment glass, chrome-plated elements and a great design solutions around the perimeter of the vehicle.
Photo interior of the new 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz
What to expect from the salon, when it comes to this car as a Mercedes? Excellent quality materials, perfect fit elements, a high level of ergonomics and a great design.
And what do we see when we look into the Mercedes ML salon? All that has been described above. Indeed, the car interior is filled perfectly. Maybe it is too loud word, but you need to face the facts.
Driver has at its disposal a large, comfortable chetyrehspitsevy multifunction steering wheel, behind which are two large well tachometer and speedometer. Between them there was a place for modern color electronic on-board computer, providing the ability to produce a variety of data about the vehicle and its systems.
We are moving to the right, and we see in front of a powerful central console, where there was a place for a few key blocks, a pair of air ducts and, of course, the color touch screen multimedia. All active decorated with chrome surround.
About the chair can talk endlessly, because the level of comfort and the ability to adjust difficult to find competitors. Yet we dispense a short description, adding that these seats you will feel great, no matter how long or was your way.
The same can be said about the second row of seats, where there is a clear division into two seats. From the comfort of the passengers in the middle of suffering is not really. Salon full five-seater based on the driver and the rear of the space in all directions enough so that three people can comfortably ride and ride and ride …
Of course, the materials used are very high quality, even in the most simple trim. To find fault with the fitting elements of the interior, the seams or gaps between the plastic and can not be with a great desire. Mercedes continues to delight its customers excellent approach to his work. During that these cars are so fond of.
It is no secret that Mercedes equips all its models are very, very rich. The exception Mercedes ML is not exactly as it is quite a serious level crossover.
To list all of the equipment does not make sense, since it would take an infinite amount of time, but some of the main options, we still stop attention, forming a kind of list. So, the most interesting in the equipment list can include:
- alloy wheels of 20 inches;
- LED daytime running lights;
- LED fog lights;
- LED turn signal repeaters in the door mirrors;
- multimedia complex;
- satellite navigation system;
- advanced audio system;
- set of airbags;
- Active Curve System system;
- Active Lane Keeping Assist;
- System MB COMAND with three years navigation system updates;
- electric front;
- Adjustable lateral support;
- massage system, heating and ventilation in the front seats;
- system of tracking the physical condition of the driver;
- Driver awakening system, if he has fallen asleep;
- parking assistance system;
- tracking system for dead zones;
- panoramic roof, and so on.
The price of the new Mercedes ML Year 2018-2019
Since the beginning of this year, the car is available in their home country, Germany. Spring will bring the car to other European countries. Closer to the summer should not expect the updated Mercedes ML in Russia.
|Equipment||Engine||Price||Fuel||Drive unit||Consumption||maximum speed|
|ML 250 BlueTEC 4MATIC||2.1 AT (204 hp)||3250||diesel||full||7.1 / 5.7||210|
|ML 250 BlueTEC 4MATIC «Special Series”||2.1 AT (204 hp)||3450||diesel||full||7.1 / 5.7||210|
|ML 300 4MATIC «Special Series”||3.5 AT (249 hp)||3550||petrol||full||13.5 / 8.3||–|
|ML 400 4MATIC «Special Series”||3.0 AT (333 hp)||3650||petrol||full||11.9 / 7.8||247|
|ML 350 BlueTEC 4MATIC «Special Series”||3.0 AT (249 hp)||3750||diesel||full||8.4 / 6.8||224|
|ML 500 4MATIC «Special Series”||4.7 AT (408 hp)||4650||petrol||full||15.6 / 11.7||250|
If we talk about the prices, then there should be sufficient to prepare a decent amount. Though to be frank, each dollar is worth in order to become the owner of such a vehicle.
A required amount of the purchase will be about 58 thousand dollars. ML400 version begins with 63 thousand dollars. A similar price should be expected, and we have in Russia.
Specifications Mercedes ML W166 (2018-2019)
Mercedes says that the version about the ML550 to forget, because this place by its impressive engine volume takes a more modest power unit. The volume of new motor for the ML400 version will be 3.0 liters. The presence of six cylinders and Twin Turbo delivers power to 329 horsepower and torque of 479 Nm.
The motor is equipped with a seven-speed robotized gearbox supplemented with gearshift paddles for manual control gears. Due to the work of permanent all-wheel drive system, you can enjoy all the charm of both the engine and the entire car as a whole.
According to the manufacturer, they are three-liter biturbo engine spends about 13 liters of gasoline In city and about 10 liters on the highway, which gives an average consumption of 11.7 liters per 100 kilometers.
Of course, one motor line powertrains for ML is not limited. For example, ML250 version is equipped with four-cylinder diesel engine with a capacity of 2.1 liters and output of 200 horsepower with a torque of 500 Nm. This engine is designed to replace the old diesel ML350 BlueTec.
The top AMG version remains unchanged. ML63 will be equipped with eight-cylinder power unit with a capacity of 518 horsepower and a torque of 698 Nm.
All vehicles are already equipped with basic 4Matic all-wheel drive system. But for the ML350 provides an exception that allows order crossover with rear wheel drive.
Video test-drive the new Mercedes ML 2018-2019
Mercedes does not cease to please us with their successful updates. It would seem that the car was a little bit smaller, but added all the other components. So the updated Mercedes ML – is a modern, high-tech, eco-friendly, comfortable car with impressive off-road capabilities.
Of course, this crossover will be a real ornament to any garage, and will be beneficial to stand out against the gray stream of cars in the city. Demand for ML remains consistently high. But is not it amazing ?!