According to sources, the 2016 Mercedes GLK will be built on the W204 platform. Its new weight will be about 4200 lbs or 1900 kg. It will remain a five seater with four doors. As mentioned above, most of the features inside this model will be carried over from the C-Class model. It will be equipped with high class materials. The outstanding highlights include a telescopic leather steering wheel, a freestanding infotainment system in addition to higher quality switchgear. This new 2016 Mercedes GLK will also have metallic accents and circular air vents. Still on its inside, there will be an optional heated seats and a steering wheel, ambient lighting, split folding rear seat, premium leather seats and a panoramic roof. The 2016 Mercedes GLK will come with the most recent technological devices. They include a 7 inch touch screen, optional LCD screens for its rear passengers, Mercedes COMAND electronics interface, HD and satellite radio with six speakers, Bluetooth wireless data link for hands free phone, iPod and USB audio interface and dual zone automatic climate control. As for its safety features, they include front and rear head airbags, driver knee airbags, rearview camera and dual front side airbags.Its radiator grille will be large with two horizontal chrome strips. It will make the car to look sportier with front LED lights and adaptive automatic halogen headlights. For the high trim level, there will be bi-xenon headlights, front and rear bumpers in same color as the body, automatic, front and rear fog lights, heated mirrors, a redesigned roof spoiler and modern roof rails and a sloping rear part of the roof. 2016 Mercedes GLK new measurements include a length of 178.3 inches, 74.3 inches in width, 66.9 inches in height and 108.5 inches for its wheelbase.This sports utility vehicle, 2016 Mercedes GLK will be offered with two engines which will replace the current 5.5 liter V8 engine. The first engine which is expected is a 3.5 liter V6 petrol engine generating 302 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. It is rated at 21 mpg combined and it shall be able to accelerate from 0 to 62 mph within 5.9 seconds. The second expected engine is a 2.0 liter four cylinder turbocharged diesel unit generating 200 hp and 369 pound-feet of torque. It is rated at 28 mpg combined and it is capable of accelerating from 0 to 62 mph within 7.8 seconds.
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2016 MercedesBenz GLK Concept and Release. 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLK is a second generation car, this car comes in terms of increased size compared with GLA models. Expected to occur and the coupe version (C253) in addition to the standard model. Instead of the five-door will be offered configuration and with three doors. Mercedes will leave the company look boxy and has a more elegant appearance with curved lines. RVD new platform used to build and is known as MRA, applied for the first time in several models of Mercedes. Customers will have at their disposal a compact crossover that will please you.
2016 Mercedes-Benz GLK Engine
2016 Mercedes-Benz GLK hides some engine under the hood. This offer will include the 2.0L and 2.1L petrol or diesel engine, and there is a strong possibility of a twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 engine that delivers an output of 462 hp defeat. This vehicle will have a rear-wheel drive or optional all-wheel. The engine will be mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission and automatic transmission is expected to be 9-speed. Fuel consumption will be reduced compared to the previous generation, thanks to the improvement of engine and vehicle weight reduction. Rumors are circulating that there may be a hybrid, and whether this will actually happen remains to be seen.
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2016 Mercedes GLK Price, Release, Even though it might be too soon to talk about interior features of this car, we expect nothing but the best in terms of luxury and comfort. Mercedes has always maintained high standards and even now there is no reason to believe they will deviate from their reputation. Expect high quality leather seats, soft matted plastic materials and enhanced dashboard configurations to get featured inside. Technology upgrades in 2016 Mercedes GLK will be in the form of a revamped infotainment system followed by added precautionary measures. Expect a superb stereo system, touchscreen LED console, Satellite navigation, etc. Safety airbags will also possibly be included to protect against disastrous collisions. Since, this model is a refreshment and not a complete design of its older variant, the changes we would have liked to see have been omitted. But, do not get disappointed as this car still has enough to attract both old and prospective buyers. This car will ride proudly on 19 inch wheels and would feature LED lights for both its front and rear ends. Aerodynamics is also the same as its predecessor, thus we should see no marked improvements in the car’s handling. Keep a look out for more information regarding 2016 Mercedes GLK.This car is speculated to come with three different choices of engines that will deliver different power to performance ratios. Choice of engines starts with: 2.4 L 4-cylinder unit delivering a horsepower of a maximum 240 and torque of 273 lb-ft, 2.1 L 4-cylinder turbo diesel unit producing around 240 hp and 271 lb-ft of torque 3.0 L V6 engine that has the maximum capability of producing 330 hp and torque of 355 lb-ft These engines will most likely be mated to either a 6-speed manual or 7-speed automatic gearbox depending on the trim level you choose. 2016 Mercedes GLK will be offered with all-wheel and front-wheel drive systems.
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