Asia Bizz: The popular Luxury car maker Mercedes Benz has launched its GL-Class sports utility vehicle for the Indian market on January 31, 2012. The GL-Class SUV has been priced at Rs 65.5 lakh ex-showroom.

Debashish Mitra, the director of sales and marketing of Mercedes Benz India said in a statement that Mercedes Benz is an inspirational brand and the GL-Class has received very encouraging response from the customers since its launch in the Indian market.

Mitra added that the GL Class SUV, which means Grand Edition, has been aggressively priced for the Indian market. With the introduction of the new SUV, it will further strengthen dominance in the SUV segment of the country.

The GL Class SUV has been launched in two variants Executive and Luxury. The Executive has been priced at Rs 60.99 lakhs while the Luxury version has been priced at Rs 65.5 lakh. The new edition of the SUV comes with many exciting features including two tone leather seats, metallic paint finishes, 10 spoke and 20 inch light allow wheels. The managing director also said that their aim is to provide all top end luxury features in the grand edition at affordable prices. The company has launched the GL Class in the market looking at the growing demand of the SUVs.