GLSGerman luxury auto maker Mercedes-Benz on Wednesday launched the new GLS SUV at Rs.80.40lakh in India.

The new GLS is basically the upgraded version of the outgoing GL Class premium SUV and gets a revised front with a new bolder grille, angled bumpers and daytime running lamps.

The 7 seater SUV powered by a 3.0-litre V6 engine paired to 9-speed automatic gearbox that propels the car from 0 to 100 kms in just 7.8 seconds.

The car will also be available in new body colours and alloy wheels. Inside the cabin, it features 8-inch touchscreen.

In terms of dimensions, the Mercedes-Benz GLS measures – 5130mm in length, 1934mm in width and 1850mm in height. The SUV also offers a massive wheelbase of 3075mm.