Mercedes-Benz debuts the ultra-luxurious ‘Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC’ in India; sets a new record by selling the entire 2021 allocations before launch
Mercedes-Benz debuts the ultra-luxurious ‘Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC’ in India; sets a new record by selling the entire 2021 allocations before launch

Mercedes-Benz debuts the ultra-luxurious ‘Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC’ in India; sets a new record by selling the entire 2021 allocations before launch

Mercedes-Benz debuts the ultra-luxurious ‘Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC’ in India; sets a new record by selling the entire 2021 allocations before launch

All the 50+ units of the ‘Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC’ have been booked even before the market debut | Next set of ‘Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC’ will be customised and delivered to customers by Q1 2022

  • Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC is the brand’s first-ever SUV offering in the ultra-luxurious ‘Mercedes-Maybach’ range
  • Spacious interiors exude high class with the finest appointments
  • Features ultra-comfortable reclining, climatized, massage seats at the rear
  • Class-leading noise insulation technology creates a cocoon-like feeling
  • AIR-BALANCE active fragrance package elevates the luxury ambience 
  • A dedicated Maybach drive program for the suspension and powertrain offers rear-seat passengers the ultimate in ride comfort
  • Standard MBUX rear seat tablet allows passengers to intuitively control comfort and entertainment functions
  • Standard 55.9 cm (22-inch) Maybach multi-spoke light-alloy wheels including fully integrated wheel bolt covers add a unique design quotient
  • Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC prices start from Rs. 2.43 cr ex-showroom India


Pune: The country’s largest luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz today broke into the ultra-luxurious SUV segment with the introduction of the first-ever SUV in its Maybach range of vehicles. The pinnacle in refinement and comfort, Mercedes-Maybach represents 'Ultimate Luxury' in its most contemporary, purest form. The Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC now sets a new benchmark altogether in the luxury SUV segment in India and is unmatched with its exquisite offerings.   


Apart from being the first Maybach SUV, the GLS Maybach 600 will only be the second Maybach model to be rolled out in the Indian market, following the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class. The Mercedes-Maybach brand stands for exclusive luxury, maximum comfort, and state-of-the-art technology in automotive engineering, services, and accessories. 


Launching this one-of-a-kind ultra-luxury SUV in India, Martin Schwenk, Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India commented, “We are excited to introduce the Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC to India. The Maybach brand represents the pinnacle of luxury and this SUV will elevate customer experience to an unmatched level. It blends classic old-world charm and supreme comfort with the most cutting-edge technology to redefine the luxury experience on wheels. Luxury motoring with an SUV in India is reimagined with the introduction of the Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC. We are now glad to hand over these SUVs to discerning customers who have expressed exceptionally high interest in this fine model that rewrites expectations in the luxury SUV segment.”


“We have witnessed a strong demand for our products as we see the hope and aspiration of our customers remain unbroken. With this positivity, we look at restarting and ramping up our business in phases, in sync with the unlocking of different markets. Our 2021 product strategy remains on track and we expect a further uptick in demand, especially for top-end products. The market outlook also remains positive at this point and we continue to stay optimistic. Our customers can expect more product introductions across segments in the coming months.”  Mr. Schwenk added.



New benchmark in luxury:

The very definition of style and status, the Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC will introduce Mercedes-Benz customers to the new benchmark in luxury SUVs.


First-class private jet like individual rear seats*:

  • Can be reclined by 43.5 degrees |  Pushed back by 120 mm
  • Electrical adjustment with memory | Electrically extending leg rest
  • Rear comfort package plus features | Chauffeur function | Climatized outer seats
  • Multicontour seats with massage function | Wireless Charging | MBUX rear tablet
  • Pre-Safe® Function

Folding table at the rear*:

  • Two folding tables at the rear transforms the Business Console of the First-Class rear suite into a comfortable work area.
  • The stowage trays provide space for a notebook or documents. To match the refined environment they are finished in high-quality leather.

Refrigerated compartment*:

  • The refrigerated compartment is incorporated harmoniously into the rear armrest. There is an option for:
      o   Interior lighting
      o   Mounting option for two champagne flutes*

Dedicated Maybach Drive Program:

The Mercedes-Maybach features the AIRMATIC air suspension with Adaptive Damping System Plus (ADS+) as standard. A dedicated Maybach drive program for the suspension and powertrain meanwhile offers rear-seat passengers the ultimate in ride comfort, while a standard MBUX rear seat tablet allows them to intuitively control comfort and entertainment functions from the back seat.



E-ACTIVE BODY CONTROL acts to optimize driving feel, yet minimizes the motions felt by passengers. Superior handling in every situation, it is the synthesis of comfort, precision, and dynamism – combined with unique off-road qualities. Users experience the first-class effects of a modern, fully active suspension designed to compensate for pitch, roll, and shocks.


Enables customers to use three innovative functions: the ROAD SURFACE SCAN, the Active Curve tilting function CURVE, and the Recovery mode.

Technical specifications: Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC

Engine V8
Displacement 3982 cc
Rated output 410 kW (557hp) at 6000-6500 rpm
Add. output with EQ Boost 16kW (22hp)
Rated torque 730 Nm at 2500-4500 rpm
Add. torque with EQ Boost 250 Nm
Acceleration 0-100 km/h 4.9s
Top speed 250 km/h
Length/width/height (in mm) 5205/2030/1838
Wheelbase (in mm) 3135


Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC’s numerous designo equipment list (optional):

Designo paints | Maybach dual-tone paints | designo leather package | designo exclusive leather package | 23-inch (58.4 cm) Maybach multi-spoke light-alloy wheels | Urban Guard Protection package | Head-up display | MAGIC VISION CONTROL | ENERGIZING package | ENERGIZING package plus | Refrigerated compartment | Folding tables in the rear | Luxury individual seats | E-Active Body Control | MBUX Rear Entertainment System | Burmester high-end 3D surround sound system | Driver Assistance Package Plus with PRE-SAFE® Impulse Side


One of the safest SUVs on the road:


Driving Assistance package:

Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC | Active Lane Keeping Assist | Active Blind Spot Assist | Active Brake Assist | Active Steering Assist


Other safety features:


Adaptive High beam Assist Plus | Adaptive LED tail lights | 8 Airbags | Tyre Pressure Monitoring System | Parking Package with 360-degree camera | Electronic Traction System 4ETS (4MATIC+) | Downhill Speed Regulation (DSR) | Off-road driving mode | PRE-SAFE® system | Mercedes-Benz emergency call system | Carwash mode | Attention Assist | Retractable Maybach running boards


Upholstery options in the GLS Maybach 600 4M:

  • Black Nappa leather standard
  • Nappa leather- Mahogany brown/macchiato beige standard
  • Nappa leather – designo Crystal white/silver grey pearl optional

Trim options in the GLS Maybach 600 4M:

  • Anthracite open pore oak wood trim standard
  • Brown open pore walnut wood trim standard
  • designo high-gloss black flowing lines piano lacquer optional
  • designo high-gloss black light lines lime wood optional

Media Contact: Mercedes-Benz India Pvt. Ltd.:


Shekhar Das Chowdhury | | +91 98508 36477
Ishan Kadam | | +91 88888 91048


About Mercedes-Benz India


Mercedes-Benz India pioneered the luxury car market in India. Set up in 2009, Mercedes-Benz India’s world-class production facility is spread over 100 acres in Chakan near Pune. Since June 2015, Mercedes-Benz India also commenced production from its new expanded production facility located in the same premises. Mercedes-Benz India is part of Mercedes-Benz’s Global Production Network and plays an important role in the CKD/MVP production network in Brazil, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam.


At these locations, Mercedes-Benz produces vehicles in various extension levels for domestic markets. The production facility carries an investment of more than INR 2600 crores and has the largest installed production capacity for any luxury carmaker in India. Mercedes- Benz India also has the largest network spread amongst any luxury carmaker, with a presence in 48 Indian cities with close to 100 outlets. Through the exclusive AMG Performance Centres located in six cities including New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Kochi, and Pune, the AMG performance sub-brand of Mercedes-Benz also boasts of a strong retail network presence in the country.


Mercedes-Benz India now boasts of the entire portfolio having ‘connected cars’. Mercedes-Benz India product portfolio comprises the locally produced Mercedes Maybach S 560, S-Class, E-Class Long Wheelbase, A-Class Limousine, C-Class and the GLA, GLC, GLC Coupé, long wheelbase GLE G350d and GLS luxury SUVs. Mercedes-Benz also locally manufactures three AMG models; the AMG GLC 43 4MATIIC Coupe, the AMG A 35 4MATIC saloon, and the AMG GLA 35 4M SUV. Completely Built imported cars portfolio includes the EQC, V-Class, CLS, C-Class Cabriolet, the G 350d, the EQC, and the exciting AMG range.


In 2021 Mercedes-Benz’s motto is to ‘reimagine excellence’ and offer discerning customers the most desirable and sustainable products and services. Mercedes-Benz introduced the 2021 Mercedes me connect (Mmc) which is now equipped with new features deployed Over the Air (OTA) to all India customers with connected cars: Alexa Integration, Google Home Integration, and Parking Solution POIs in Navigation. The company started 2021 with the launch of the S-Class ‘Maestro Edition’, it introduced the 2021 GLC, the New E-Class FL, A-Class Limousine, AMG A 35 4M saloon, all-new GLA, and the AMG GLA 35 4M. Mercedes-Benz India sold 3193 units in Q1 2021 with a 34% growth compared to Q1 2020. In 2021 Mercedes-Benz announced the futuristic and more customer centric ‘direct to customer’ model, called ‘Retail of the Future’ (ROTF). According to this new business model, Mercedes-Benz India will own the entire stock of cars, sell them via appointed Franchise Partners, invoice the new cars to the customers directly, process the order, and fulfill them, offering one transparent price and purchasing experience for customers.