In 2017 Mercedes-Benz will bring to the market new pickup model

August 24, 2016 at 19:03

Next year German car brand Mercedes-Benz will present its new model in the pickup body. This is reported by the Western automobile editions. This is new segment not only for the customers but also for Mercedes car brand as well.

2017 Mercedes pickup new model pic

2017 Mercedes pickup new model pic

It is possible that the vehicle will be shown as a concept at the Paris Motor Show this autumn, and new pickup will go on sale in mid-2017. Previously there was information that new model will see the world public under the name GLT, but currently this index is not approved, therefore, it is considered that the alternative name can be X-Class.

2017 New comfortable Mercedes GLT pickup spy photo

2017 New comfortable Mercedes GLT pickup spy photo

As for the power plants, the basic version of the new Mercedes-Benz pickup has to get 2.3-liter turbocharged gasoline engine, whose power is around 187 hp. More expensive modifications will be equipped with 255-hp six-cylinder engine. The motor of the basic configuration will be mated to 6-speed manual gearbox, but 7-speeed automatic transmission 7G-Tronic will be offered as an option. By the way, these are Mercedes Vans experts who are engaged in the development of a pickup truck. Experts expect increase in sales of cars with this type of body.

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