Mercedes-Benz G500 4×42 – version of the model for the most severe conditions. Off-road clearance – 450 mm.
New Mercedes-Benz G500 4×42 filmed during tests. The extreme off-road version of the Gelendvagen is being tested beyond the Arctic Circle in Sweden and will be presented this year. This is reported by the autoevolution website.
The design of the Mercedes-Benz G500 4×42 is no longer a secret, because the SUV is practically not covered with camouflage film. It is distinguished from the standard Gelendvagen by arch extensions, off-road tires, as well as additional optics and a roof rack.
Besides, the Mercedes-Benz G500 4×42 has retained its calling card – portal bridges, due to which the clearance is as much as 450 mm (this allows you to force meter-long fords). Of course, four-wheel drive with a reduction gear and differential locks are provided.
Like the previous generation SUV, the car will be powered by a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8. Specifications of the Mercedes-Benz G500 4×42 are unknown, but in the standard G500 this engine develops 422 hp. with., and in a charged Mercedes-AMG G63 – 585 liters. With. According to preliminary data, the SUV will receive a more powerful version of the turbo engine.