The luxury SUV that started the segment once again leads the way. The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE is roomier and more agile and aerodynamic than before. And from LED headlamps to a bold yet elegant cabin, it wraps first-in-class technology in finely tailored style.  Find the right GLE for you at Mercedes-Benz of Southampton, explore our current vehicle inventory.

How does the GLE fit into the Mercedes-Benz lineup?

Fitting into the midsize SUV segment, the 2020 GLE is the largest of the five-seater SUVs.  It has more power than the smaller two and has 74.9 cubic feet of cargo space[1] - almost twice the capacity of the GLA.

  • Starting at $54,250[2]
  • Seats 5 (7 optional)
  • Mercedes-Benz Models: GLE 350 SUV, GLE 350 4MATIC SUV, GLE 450 4MATIC SUV, & GLE 580 4MATIC SUV
  • Mercedes-AMG Models: AMG GLE 43 Coupe and AMG GLE 63 S Coupe



Power and Performance

A new enthusiastic yet efficient 255 horsepower turbo inline‑4 engine powers the GLE 350 SUVs. Step up into the GLE 450 for a 362 horsepower inline-6 or max out with 483 horsepower in the GLE 580 - both with EQ Boost electrification. With nine speeds, the advanced 9-speed automatic transmission offers a versatile range of ratios for quick response and efficient, quiet cruising. Fingertip shift paddles and DYNAMIC SELECT modes let you take charge anytime. From ECO to Sport to custom Individual, change throttle feel, shifting, suspension options and more to suit the conditions.

Available agile and efficient 4MATIC® adds adds all-wheel driving confidence from slippery roads to dry corners[3].



How a GLE makes you feel starts with a touch. Its cabin wraps ultramodern design in timeless craftsmanship. Sleek, widescreen displays and aluminum-clad controls are set off by prominent console grab handles you can outline in available 64-color LED ambient lighting. The wide trim insert is available in any of five woods, sleek aluminum, or woven metal. Using Artificial Intelligence, Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX) listens, learns, and helps by controlling features or finding destinations. Warm/cool your GLE's cabin or set the standard MB navigation system just by saying "Hey Mercedes". And a 12.3" touchscreen, console touchpad, and steering-wheel Touch Controls give you input choice beyond your voice. Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto are also standard[4]. and a new 3rd-row seating option raises GLE to a seven-seater.


The 2020 GLE comes with an impressive list of safety features. Intelligent Drive[5] driver assistance suite, including Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC,® Active Brake, Assist with Cross-Traffic Function, Active Lane Change Assist, Active Speed Limit Assist, PRE‑SAFE® PLUS, and PRE-SAFE Impulse Side work to protect you and your family.

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Upgrade your adventures with the irresistible Mercedes-Benz GLE at Mercedes-Benz of Southampton. Contact us to learn more about this model and schedule a an appointment to get behind the wheel.


[1]  With rear seats folded down.

[2] Base MSRP excludes transportation and handling charges, destination charges, taxes, title, registration, preparation and documentary fees, tags, labor and installation charges, insurance, and optional equipment, products, packages and accessories. Actual vehicle price may vary.

[3] No system, regardless of how advanced, can overcome the laws of physics or correct careless driving. Please always wear your seat belt. Performance is limited by available traction, which snow, ice and other conditions can affect. Always drive carefully, consistent with conditions. Best performance in snow is obtained with winter tires.

[4] Apple CarPlay™ is a product of Apple Inc. Android Auto is a product of Google Inc. Device and app providers' terms and privacy statements apply. Requires connected compatible device and data plan. Apps, content and features are selected solely by their providers. Connection to apps and streaming services may be limited by the device's network connection. Data usage is routed through device and subject to fees, charges and restrictions in user's wireless plan. Vehicle's factory audio/information interface, including COMAND® navigation, may not be used simultaneously with Apple CarPlay or Android Auto. When Apple CarPlay or Android Auto is in use, the steering-wheel voice control button accesses Siri® or Google voice recognition software for voice commands.

[5] May be optional or not available on some models, see dealer for details.