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Compare Genesis GV80 vs Mercedes GL-Class X166

Reviews

Neoscore
87%
Pros
  • Big and heavy
  • Excellent interior quality
  • Good value for money
  • Great V8 engine lineup
  • Improved 7G-Tronic transmission
  • Much better styling
  • High cargo capacity
  • Good towing capacity
Cons
  • Nothing in particular
  • No more V8 diesel

Variants

2.5T
3.0D
3.5T
GL 350 BlueTEC
GL 400
GL 500
GL 63 AMG

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
680 L / 24.0 cu-ft ~ 2300 L / 81.2 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
GL 63 AMG7.5 L / 7.9 qtGL 350 BlueTEC10.5 L / 11.1 qtGL 40010.5 L / 11.1 qtGL 50012.9 L / 13.6 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
GL 63 AMG8.5 L / 9.0 qtGL 350 BlueTEC8.0 L / 8.5 qtGL 4007.0 L / 7.4 qtGL 5008.5 L / 9.0 qt
Fuel Capacity
100.0 L / 26.4 gal
Passengers
7
Payload
GL 63 AMG745 kg / 1642 lbsGL 350 BlueTEC870 kg / 1918 lbsGL 400890 kg / 1962 lbsGL 500880 kg / 1940 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs
Chassis Type
Unibody
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
Multi-link
Double-wishbone
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
GL 63 AMG295/40 R21GL 350 BlueTEC265/60 R18GL 400265/60 R18GL 500275/55 R19
Turning Circle
GL 63 AMG12.4 m / 40.8 ftGL 350 BlueTEC12.4 m / 40.7 ftGL 40012.4 m / 40.7 ftGL 50012.4 m / 40.7 ft
Water Fording
500 mm / 19.7 in

Construction

Body Style
Midsize crossover
5-door SUV

Dimensions

Size | Height
1715 mm
1850 mm / 72.8 in
Size | Length
4945 mm
GL 63 AMG5141 mm / 202.4 inGL 350 BlueTEC5120 mm / 201.6 inGL 4005120 mm / 201.6 inGL 5005120 mm / 201.6 in
Size | Width
1975 mm
GL 63 AMG1982 mm / 78.0 in | 2141 mm / 84.3 in (mirror unfolded)GL 350 BlueTEC1934 mm / 76.1 in | 2141 mm / 84.3 in (mirror unfolded)GL 4001934 mm / 76.1 in | 2141 mm / 84.3 in (mirror unfolded)GL 5001934 mm / 76.1 in | 2141 mm / 84.3 in (mirror unfolded)
Track Width | Front
1674 mm
GL 63 AMG1677.0 mm / 66.0 inGL 350 BlueTEC1655.0 mm / 65.2 inGL 4001655.0 mm / 65.2 inGL 5001655.0 mm / 65.2 in
Track Width | Rear
1689 mm
GL 63 AMG1696.0 mm / 66.8 inGL 350 BlueTEC1675.0 mm / 65.9 inGL 4001675.0 mm / 65.9 inGL 5001675.0 mm / 65.9 in
Weight
GL 63 AMG2505.0 kg / 5522.6 lbsGL 350 BlueTEC2380.0 kg / 5247.0 lbsGL 4002360.0 kg / 5202.9 lbsGL 5002370.0 kg / 5225.0 lbs
Wheel Size
GL 63 AMG21 inGL 350 BlueTEC18 inGL 40018 inGL 50019 in
Wheelbase
2955 mm
3075 mm / 121.1 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
2.5T6.9 sec3.0D6.8 sec3.5T5.5 sec
GL 63 AMG4.9 secGL 350 BlueTEC7.9 secGL 4006.7 secGL 5005.4 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
GL 63 AMG4.7 secGL 350 BlueTEC7.5 secGL 4006.4 secGL 5005.1 sec
CO2 Emission
GL 63 AMG288 g/kmGL 350 BlueTEC192 ~ 205 g/kmGL 400215 ~ 225 g/kmGL 500262 ~ 269 g/km
Fuel Economy
2.5T10.3 - 11 L/100km RWD, 11.1 - 11.8 L/100km AWD3.0D8.5 - 8.9 L/100km RWD, 9.2 - 9.6 L/100km AWD3.5T11.6 - 12.2 L/100km RWD, 12.5 - 12.8 L/100km AWD
GL 63 AMG12.3 L/100km / 19.1 MPG (combined) | 15.8 L/100km / 14.9 MPG (urban) | 10.3 L/100km / 22.8 MPG (highway)GL 350 BlueTEC7.4 L/100km / 31.8 MPG (combined) | 8.1 L/100km / 29.0 MPG (urban) | 6.9 L/100km / 34.1 MPG (highway)GL 4009.2 L/100km / 25.6 MPG (combined) | 11.6 L/100km / 20.3 MPG (urban) | 7.8 L/100km / 30.2 MPG (highway)GL 50011.3 L/100km / 20.8 MPG (combined) | 14.5 L/100km / 16.2 MPG (urban) | 9.3 L/100km / 25.3 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
GL 63 AMG250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphGL 350 BlueTEC220.0 km/h / 136.7 mphGL 400240.0 km/h / 149.1 mphGL 500250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
Towing Capacity
GL 63 AMG750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 3250 kg / 7165 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)GL 350 BlueTEC750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 3500 kg / 7716 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)GL 400750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 3500 kg / 7716 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)GL 500750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 3500 kg / 7716 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
RWD / AWD
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 6
Engine
GL 63 AMGM 157 DE 55 AL/157.982GL 350 BlueTECOM 642 LS DE 30 LA/642.826GL 400M 276 DE 30 AL/276.821GL 500M 278 DE 46 AL/278.928
Engine | Bore
GL 63 AMG98.0 mm / 3.9 inGL 350 BlueTEC83.0 mm / 3.3 inGL 40088.0 mm / 3.5 inGL 50092.9 mm / 3.7 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
GL 63 AMG10.0:1GL 350 BlueTEC15.5:1GL 40010.5:1GL 50010.5:1
Engine | Displacement
2.5T2.5 L3.0D3.0 L3.5T3.5 L
GL 63 AMG5.5 L / 333.3 cu-in / 5461.0 ccGL 350 BlueTEC3.0 L / 182.3 cu-in / 2987.0 ccGL 4003.0 L / 182.8 cu-in / 2996.0 ccGL 5004.7 L / 284.6 cu-in / 4663.0 cc
Engine | Power
2.5T300 hp @ 5800 rpm3.0D274 hp @ 3800 rpm3.5T375 hp @ 5800 rpm
GL 63 AMG558.0 hp / 416.1 kW @ 5250-5750 rpmGL 350 BlueTEC258.0 hp / 192.4 kW @ 3600 rpmGL 400333.0 hp / 248.3 kW @ 5250-6000 rpmGL 500435.0 hp / 324.4 kW @ 5250 rpm
Engine | Redline
GL 350 BlueTEC4200 rpmGL 4006300 rpmGL 5006300 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
GL 63 AMG102.2 hp/L / 1.7 hp/cu-inGL 350 BlueTEC86.4 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-inGL 400111.1 hp/L / 1.8 hp/cu-inGL 50093.3 hp/L / 1.5 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
GL 63 AMG90.5 mm / 3.6 inGL 350 BlueTEC92.0 mm / 3.6 inGL 40082.1 mm / 3.2 inGL 50086.0 mm / 3.4 in
Engine | Torque
2.5T422 Nm @ 1650-4000 rpm3.0D588 Nm @ 1500-3000 rpm3.5T530 Nm @ 1300-4500 rpm
GL 63 AMG760 Nm / 560.5 lb-ft @ 2000-5000 rpmGL 350 BlueTEC620 Nm / 457.3 lb-ft @ 1600-2400 rpmGL 400480 Nm / 354.0 lb-ft @ 1600-4000 rpmGL 500700 Nm / 516.3 lb-ft @ 1800-3500 rpm
Engine | Type
2.5TI4, Smartstream G2.5 T-GDi3.0DDiesel, I6, Smartstream D3.0 CRDi3.5TV6, Smartstream G3.5 T-GDi
GL 63 AMGBi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderGL 350 BlueTECTurbocharged commonrail diesel V6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderGL 400Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderGL 500Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Fuel Capacity
80 L
Transmission | Gears
8-speed
7
Transmission | Type
Automatic
GL 63 AMGAutomatic AMG SPEEDSHIFT PLUS 7G-TRONICGL 350 BlueTECAutomatic 7G-TRONIC PLUSGL 400Automatic 7G-TRONIC PLUSGL 500Automatic 7G-TRONIC PLUS

Production

Availability
GL 63 AMG2012 ~ 2015GL 350 BlueTEC2013 ~ 2015GL 4002014 ~ 2015GL 5002013 ~ 2015
Debut
2020-03-30
Made In
Korea
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