Mercedes-Benz has expanded its portfolio of Mercedes-AMG performance cars in India. The company has launched the Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 Coupe SUV. Its ex-showroom price is Rs 1.2 crore. The GLE 53 is the first 53 Series AMG in India to replace the Mercedes-AMG GLE 43. The biggest highlight of the Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 is the new 3.0-liter inline 6 cylinder twin-turbo petrol engine with a 48V mild-hybrid system.
The new coupe has a 3.0-liter twin-turbo engine for power. Its engine generates a maximum power of 435 bhp and a peak torque of 520 Nm. Its engine is equipped with a 9-speed AMG speed shift automatic transmission. It uses 48-volt mild-hybrid technology, giving it 22 bhp and additional power output of 250 Nm. It has an all-wheel-drive system. This SUV can accelerate from 0-100 kilometers per hour in just 5.3 seconds. It has a top speed of 250 km per hour.
The Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 offers several drive and off-road modes. The GLE 53 SUV will lower itself to 10mm in Sport + mode. When the off-road modes of this vehicle are chosen, it increases the ground clearance to 55mm. The SUV also features AMG Dynamics ESP modes. Apart from the features coming in the regular GLE, AMG GLE 53 has been given AIRMATIC suspension with AMG Active Ride Control role stabilization.