The German automobile manufacturer, Mercedes-Benz had introduced its ML 320 model back in 1997 as 1998 model. Its second generation model was then introduced as 2006 year model to attract more buyers.
It was revamped to bring third generation model in its class to produce ML 350. This model entered in the production house as 2012 year model. The manufacturer is set to release its 2017 Mercedes-Benz ML 350 that will offer a broad feature than its current version with more space and comfort inside.
The manufacturer thinks to name these model as M-Class, but BMW sells M models (M3). This forced them to use the term ‘ML’ as their marketing strategy (ML 320). In 2015, Mercedes-Benz renamed its ML-Class to GLE-Class to produce its compact SUVs.This specifies that new ML-Class model will be somehow equivalent to its E-Class models.
2017 Mercedes-Benz ML 350 – External Body Parts and Inner Cosmetic Changes
According to the experts, it has been reported that new 2017 Mercedes-Benz ML350 will be an exception. It will come with both rear-wheel drive system and 4Matic (all-wheel drive system).
Firs of all, someone looks its front, then one can see the muscular appearance. The front grille will incorporate several small holes on which a badge of the company has been placed. Also, the front bumper will offer much boldness in its look. Foglights will be seen at its both ends with a considerable distance from its headlights (vertically downwards).
Its headlights will be seen angular to the hood with some part of it looks coming outwards. The hood will be seen slanting downwards to the front grille. At the rear end, taillights might get a slight repositioning.
In addition, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz ML 350 might be incorporated with telescopic and tilt steering wheel. With an 8 speaker sound system, it will offer great entertainment in its luxurious environment. The integration of 7-inch color display, 8-way power adjustable front seats, and other advanced technologies will increase its capability to delight passengers.
In fact, the buyers will get great features of the heated steering wheel, keyless entry and engine start, ‘Active Curve’ handling, panoramic sunroof and much more.
2017 Mercedes-Benz ML 350 – Engine Specifications
Right now, one cannot specify the type of engine would be incorporated in this new ML-Class, but different sources have some reports. It is expected that 2017 Mercedes-Benz ML 350 will be equipped with 3.5-liters V6 engine. It can produce a power of 302 hp and 273 lb-ft. of torque. It will be mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission system.
Also, it is estimated to produce a fuel economy of 18 mpg in city, 24 mpg on highways and 20 mpg as combined with its rear-wheel drive system. For its all-wheel drive system, it is estimated to produce 17 mpg in city, 22 mpg on highways and 19 mpg as combined.
2017 Mercedes-Benz ML 350 – Price and Release Date
The pricing of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz ML 350 is not cleared yet. But it is expected that 2017 Mercedes-Benz ML might get a starting price of $48,300. Finally, there is no specific information when this Mercedes-Benz ML 350 2017 will be released. Rumors allege that it might hit the showrooms at the beginning of 2017.