Mercedes-Maybach announced the launch of its first-ever SUV for the Indian market – the GLS650. It is a fully imported CBU model and Mercedes-Maybach revealed that all the 50+ units allotted for the Indian market were fully booked. Mercedes-Maybach has started delivering the brand-new, newly launched GLS650 in the Indian market and the billionaire entrepreneur is one of the first owners of the car.
Amit Singh, who is from Patna has his work set up in Mumbai owns several high-end vehicles including a Mercedes-AMG G63 with a Brabus kit. The new GLS650 was delivered to him recently and the car spotting channel CS12 Vlogs has uploaded the footage.
Amit Singh took the delivery of the brand-new Mercedes-Maybach in dual-tone black and white shade. It does look unique on the road. It seems like the billionaire just took the delivery of the SUV as there are ribbons and flowers scattered on the vehicle. It seems like he was driving the SUV himself.
Mercedes-Maybach launched the all-new flagship SUV in the Indian market earlier this month. The base price of the newly launched model is Rs 2.43 crore, ex-showroom. The current batch of the Maybach GLS650 remains sold out. Customers who book the model now may get allotment in the next batch that is due to arrive in the first quarter of 2022.
The Mercedes-Maybach GLS650 is based on the standard GLS but there are a plethora of changes, that makes it much more expensive and luxurious. The all-new Maybach GLS650 is available in four-seat and five-seat variants only. There is no third row in the Maybach version.
The cabin gets Nappa leather with unique looking trim inserts and finishers for a luxurious feel. There is a twin 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster and touchscreen system with the latest MBUX system. The rear seats in both the five and four-seater variants are electrically controlled through buttons. With the chauffeur package, customers can even get individual infotainment screens in the rear and the ability to control the co-driver seat too.
The Maybach GLS650 is more powerful than the standard version too. It gets a 4.0-litre V8 with a 48V mild-hybrid system. The powertrain develops a maximum of 557 PS and a peak torque of 730 Nm. It gets a 4MATIC four-wheel-drive system and a 9-speed transmission.
Amit Singh’s car collection
Amit Singh owns a range of high-end vehicles including a Lamborghini Huracan, Lamborghini Urus, Ferrari 488 Spider, Porsche 718 Boxster with aftermarket exhaust kit, Ford Mustang and many others. Amit Singh is a major lover of Mercedes-Benz cars. He also owns the Mercedes-AMG G63 SUV and it is one of the few Brabus kitted SUVs in India. He also owns a GLS63 AMG with a Brabus kit.