The heart beat of a new generation
For what's coming up
Ready for any adventure
The GLS. In its element on any terrain.
As large as life.
The sky is the limit
The consumption- and efficiency-optimised 7G-TRONIC PLUS automatic transmission is the new highlight of Mercedes-Benz's transmission technology. Lower fuel consumption and virtually imperceptible gearshifts make for comfortable travel on all lengths of journey.
The AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7-speed sports transmission impresses through its great diversity and efficiency. With AMG aluminium steering wheel gearshift paddles, four driving programmes and the Race-Start function, the 7-speed automatic transmission makes for enhanced driving dynamics and greater efficiency.
The "S" (Sport), "S+" (Sport Plus), "C" (Comfort) and "M" (Manual) modes each have different gear-change characteristics and speeds:
 Standard equipment for all models except CLS 63 AMG.
 Standard equipment for CLS 63 AMG.
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