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The Mercedes-Benz GL-Class is the auto maker's large seven passenger SUV and is meant to provide all the luxury and capacity demanded by the American market. The GL-Class is offered with three different engine choices: a 210-hp 3.0-liter diesel V6 in the GL350 BlueTEC, a 335-hp 4.6-liter V8 in the GL450 and a 382-hp 5.5-liter V8 in the GL550. All engines are bolted to a 7-speed automatic transmission and full-time four-wheel drive system. Standard safety features include anti-lock brakes w/Brake Assist, traction control, stability control w/roll control, eight airbags, mbrace SOS system, PRE-SAFE, trailer stabilization control and a security system, to name a few. For 2012, LED daytime running lights are now standard on the GL350 BlueTEC and GL450, as well, two new paint colors have been added.