Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Mercedes-Benz G-Class News in Malaysia

    • Watch the upcoming electric Mercedes-Benz G-Class take a 360-degree spin like a tank

      Mercedes-Benz’s all-electric EQ line-up showcases the German marque’s future in EVs. That expansion will also see an electric version of its boxy SUV classic, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class which is expected to be launched in 2024.The Gelandewagen is built like a tank (except in Australia’s desert) and those armoured crawlers aren’t known for being environmentally friendly or friendly even. For Mercedes-Benz though, turning the G-Class into an electric SUV ensures that the cla

      CY Foong

      CY Foong

      May 24, 2022

    • Forget C-Class, the G-Glass was Mercedes-Benz’s best-selling model in Japan in 2021

      More than 5k units of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class were sold in Japan in 2021 The G-Wagen outsold the C-Class, the traditional best-seller for Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Benz tops the sales chart in the imported car segmentJapan is the land where little Kei cars rule the roost and even if one wants to get a regular car, domestic brands like Toyota, Honda, and Suzuki are kings. Imported brands like Mercedes-Benz can only be afforded by the rich and powerful which might be unsurprising to see that its be

      CY Foong

      CY Foong

      May 6, 2022

    • 10 years ago, Mercedes took the G-Class to Australia’s toughest route, only to be trolled by a Toyota Hilux

      Over 1,600 km on the toughest off-road trail in Australia, one of the toughest in the world Mercedes-Benz G-Class was the first convoy to cross, but at great cost Toyota Hilux asked whats the big fuss?If you are looking for a manly car that looks like it’s fueled by testosterone, but at the same time doesn’t make you look like an uncultured swine, it’s hard to do better than a Mercedes-Benz G-Class.To win a Daniel Craig-type schlong measuring contest, bring a G-Class.Its G for

      Hans

      Hans

      Dec 29, 2021

    • Mercedes-Benz Concept EQG previews 2024 electric G-Class and it’s off-road ready

      Alongside the latest additions to its electric EQ line-up, Mercedes-Benz has also unveiled the Concept EQG which gives a glimpse of what the electric Mercedes-Benz G-Class could look like.The idea of an all-electric G-Class though apparently takes root all the way back in 2018 during the current W463 generation’s world premiere in Detroit. During the launch, Arnold Schwarzenegger who was invited on stage during the launch teased a promise from then Daimler AG Chairman, Dieter Zetsche that

      CY Foong

      CY Foong

      Sep 6, 2021

    • Big Daddy's Mercedes-Benz G-Class to go electric, EQG launching in 2024

      Image creditEveryones favourite 4x4, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class, more affectionately knowns as the G-Wagen, will be electrified in line with the brands EQ product strategy. It will be called the EQG, which is consistent with the current EQ naming convention, and set to launch in 2024.Current AMG G63 picturedInterestingly, the EQG will not sit on an all-new platform, but will employ a modified version of the current G-Class platform to make it EV-ready. The EQG concept car could make an appearance

      Jason

      Jason

      Jul 27, 2021

    • Here’s how the Mercedes-Benz G-Class went from army general to a plaything for the rich

      What do the Mercedes-Benz G-Class and the Hummer have in common? Both SUVs are notorious for having a military background before growing into a sort of favourite among the rich and those with high status.But while the Hummer has gone through a reboot as an electric SUV, the G-Class, also known as the G-Wagen, kept its boxy, utilitarian shape in the last 42 years. It keeps its presence known whether it’s on battlefields or even in bustling cities.Also read: 400,000 Mercedes-Benz G-Class pro

      CY Foong

      CY Foong

      Jul 25, 2021

    • From Tesla killers to a G-Class homage, these 8 Chinese cars offer affordable luxury alternatives

      Ten years ago, if you think of Chinese cars, you might imagine them to be knock-offs or poorly designed imitations of existing models. However, as the Chinese economy is booming, so has the automotive landscape of the Middle Kingdom."What do you mean it looks like a Volvo?"With Chinese conglomerates partnering with foreign carmakers and some even owning foreign brands, suffice to say that the country’s automotive landscape has grown leaps and bounds. Some of them even offer luxur

      CY Foong

      CY Foong

      Jul 11, 2021

    • Mercedes-Benz G-Class to get its own sub-brand; baby G-Wagen plausible

      Mercedes-Benz is planning to unveil a new business group comprising the AMG, Maybach and G-Class sub-brands at the Munich auto show in September, reports Automotive News Europe affiliate, Automobilwoche.The move is said to streamline marketing costs and is part of the strategy to increase productivity and profitability. CEO of Mercedes-AMG Philipp Schiemer is expected to be in charge of the new group."Strengthening the subbrands is an important pillar in the Mercedes-Benz strategy," a

      Shaun

      Shaun

      Jul 5, 2021

    • 400,000 Mercedes-Benz G-Class produced, electric G Wagon coming next

      The Mercedes-Benz G-Class, or “G Wagon” has reached 400,000 units in production. The 400,000th model is on its way to a customer in Rhineland.The G-Class came to fruition in 1972 with a collaboration agreement between then Daimler-Benz AG and Steyr-Daimler-Puch in the Austrian city of Graz.left: Mathias Feuchter, Head of Marketing and Order Management G-Class; right: Helmut Wagner, General Manager Business Unit G of MAGNA STEYR Fahrzeugtechnik AG & Co KG“We are so proud to

      Arif

      Arif

      Dec 7, 2020

    • 2020 Mercedes-Benz G-Class with less sporty engine previewed in Malaysia; From RM 999k

      While the Mercedes-Benz G-Class has been on sale in Malaysia for years, it has only ever been offered in its most sporty G 63 form. But now Mercedes-Benz Malaysia (MBM) is adding a new engine to the line-up in the form of the Mercedes-Benz G350d. The SUV retails at RM 999,888 and is fully imported (CBU) from Austria.The goal of the new update for the G-Class is to allow car buyers the option to choose between the ultimate sporty Mercedes-AMG G 63 and a smaller more fuel-conscious option. The OM

      Jerrica

      Jerrica

      Sep 22, 2020