Launched alongside the GLC Coupe is the luxurious Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 4Matic+ Coupe. The facelifted SUV brings a new exterior with some updates to the interior too for a sportier appeal, and of course, it is fully imported.
Here in Malaysia, the GLE Coupe is priced at a cool RM873,888; inclusive of 10% sales tax. For that kind of money, you’re getting a powerful 3.0L turbocharged inline-six engine that delivers 435hp and 560Nm of torque. This being an AMG model, it features a nine-speed AMG Speedshift TCT 9G automatic transmission.
Complementing that is the 4Matic+ AWD system that offers fully variable torque distribution.
Just like the GLC Coupe, the GLE Coupe also has a 48V mild hybrid system, though it is slightly different output wise, producing 20hp and 200Nm of torque. In terms of performance, the GLE Coupe can go from 0-100kmph in only 5.0 seconds with a top speed of 250kmph.
“The new Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 4Matic+ Coupe effortlessly commands attention establishing new benchmarks of dynamism and visual allure. Distinguished by unmistakable AMG exterior highlights, it proudly joins the AMG family,” said the Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Mercedes-Benz Cars Malaysia and SEA II, Bettina Plangger.
“Step inside, and you’ll find a host of technical and visual innovations that infuse a sense of sportiness throughout. These enhancements further elevate the AMG GLE Coupe’s performance, rounding off its capabilities,” she added.
To recap, the Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 4Matic+ Coupe is priced at RM873,888 in Malaysia. More details on the luxurious SUV can be found on Mercedes-Benz Malaysia’s official website.