Mercedes-Benz India launches GLE 450 AMG coupe

German luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz, which had a hugely successful year in India in 2015, kicked off the New Year by launching the powerful new GLE 450 AMG coupe, priced at Rs86.4 lakh ex-showroom Mumbai.

Taking on rival BMW's X6, the GLE 450 AMG coupe is a sportier version of the Mercedes-Benz GLE, which replaced the M-class in India. The new model, which is imported into India as a completely built unit (CBU), was launched by Roland Folger, managing director and CEO, Mercedes Benz India in Mumbai.

"We are glad to kick-start 2016 by introducing a thrilling and powerful product from our global portfolio, the GLE 450 AMG Coupé," said Folger at the launch. "At Mercedes-Benz it is our constant endeavour to bring the best products for our discerning Indian customers."

The GLE 450 AMG Coupé is a valuable addition to its versatile SUV portfolio in India. "This one of a kind performance SUV is sure to delight customers with its raw power output level, exhaust system, a sleek design with multifarious features and an active sports light system," added Folger. "We believe that these distinctive qualities will fulfil our customers' expectations leaving them spellbound with an unmatched combination of a luxurious and sporty drive experience."

He said the company is committed to bring more such exciting products this year redefining luxurious mobility to its existing customer base.