A couple of months Deepika Padukone bought home a brand-new Mercedes-Maybach GLS600. It is the second GLS600 in the family after Ranveer Singh bought the SUV in 2021. Now this is the first time that the actress has been properly spotted with the new GLS600.
Mercedes-Maybach launched its first-ever SUV in the Indian market last year. All the 50 units initially allocated for the country were sold out quickly. Back then, the base price of the Mercedes-Maybach GLS600 was Rs 2.43 crore, ex-showroom, without any customisation options. Now, it is close to Rs 3 crore, ex-showroom. Interetsingly, both Ranveer Singh and Deepika own the ultra luxurious SUV in the same Cavansite Blue shade.
Interestingly, Ranveer Singh bough the all-new GLS600 in his 36th birthday. We are not aware about any such occassion for Deepika’s Maybach GLS600.
Mercedes-Maybach GLS600 remains sold out
The Mercedes-Maybach GLS600 is only available in a single variant. It is a CBU import and the model remains sold-out till the end of this year in the Indian market as all the units allocated to the country remain sold out till 2023.
The vehicle gets the typical Maybach design including a massive vertical grille that is dipped in chrome. There are a few other changes in the vehicle. The SUV gets chrome inserts on the B-Pillar and Maybach logo on the D-pillar too.
The GLS 600 gets the option for four and five-seater choices. The four-seater version gets a fixed centre console that has space for a refrigerator to store champagne bottles. There are also silver champagne flutes too. Other features include Nappa leather upholstery, electronic panoramic sliding sunroof, ventilated massaging seats, and much more.
The Maybach GLS 600 is also more powerful than the standard version of the car. The Maybach GLS 600 gets a 4.0-litre V8 engine that gets a 48V mild-hybrid system. The engine generates a maximum power of 557 PS of maximum power and 730 Nm. The hybrid system adds another 22 PS and a 250 Nm boost on demand. The power goes to all four wheels through a 9-speed automatic transmission.
The GLS600 also offers a host of safety features. Starting with the Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC, Active Lane Keeping Assist, Active Blind Spot Assist, Active Brake Assist, Active Steering Assist and more.
The Maybach GLS also offers Adaptive High Beam Assist plus Adaptive LED tail lamps, 8 airbags, TPMS, Parking Package with 360-degree camera, electronic traffic control system, downhill speed regulation, off-road driving mode, PRE-SAFE system, carwash mode, attention assist, ABS, EBD, safety vests for driver and passenger.