The first images of the new Mercedes-Benz GLK were leaked on the internet. The Mercedes-Benz GLK is acompact SUV, which scheduled debut at this week?????s Beijing Auto Show. Based on a modified version of C-Class platform the GLK will compete with the BMW X3, Land Rover Freelander, Infiniti EX, Volvo XC60 and the forthcoming Audi Q5 in the premium compact SUV segment.
The 4.528 mm / 178.2 in. long GLK will be initially offered with the choice of four engine options: the gasoline-powered GLK 280 (231Hp 3.0-liter V6) and GLK 350 (272Hp 3.5-liter V6) and the diesel-powered GLK 220 CDI (170Hp 2.1-liter 4cylinder) and GLK 320 CDI (224Hp 3.0-liter V6). All versions will come with Mercedes-Benz 4Matic all-wheel-drive system and 7G-Tronic seven-speed automatic transmission as standard.