2024 Mercedes-Benz GLE Facelift Launched In India, Starts At Rs 96.40 Lakh

Mercedes-Benz India has launched the 2024 GLE facelift in India with prices starting at Rs. 96.40 lakh, going up to Rs. 1.15 crore (ex-showroom India).

The luxury SUV is only offered in the Long Wheelbase (LWB) format and comes in three variants, an entry-level diesel – GLE 300 d 4Matic, along with a pair of top-end petrol and diesel options – GLE 450 4Matic and GLE 450 d 4Matic.

Bookings for all three models have opened today, and while deliveries for the GLE 300 d and GLE 450 will begin from November 2023, the same for the top-spec GLE 450 d will only start from Q1 2024.

The base model GLE 300 d comes with a 2.0-litre diesel engine that makes 265 bhp and 550 Nm of peak torque. The top-end petrol option, the GLE 450, comes with a 3.0-litre mill that churns out 375 bhp and 500 Nm of peak torque.

At the same time, the 3.0-litre oil burner in the top-spec GLE 450 d puts out 362 bhp and a monstrous 750 Nm of peak torque.

The base version, GLE 300 d, comes with a slightly tweaked version of the signature twin-slat grille with the three-pointed logo at the centre.