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The demand for high-tech, comfortable vehicles combining style and functionality has increased in recent years. Among the many brands vying for market share, Mercedes-Benz has long been a strong competitor in the luxury SUV segment. So it’s no surprise the German automaker boasts three models in Kelley Blue Book’s “Best Luxury Midsize SUVs of 2023.” With exceptional design, cutting-edge technology, and top-of-the-line amenities, these SUVs are hard to beat.

3 Mercedes SUVs are among Kelley Blue Book’s 2023 top 10 luxury midsize SUVs

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Kelley Blue Book’s “Best Luxury Midsize SUVs of 2023” highlights the models expected to excel in quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction. The list includes 10 SUVs, evaluated on various criteria, including performance, technology, safety, and overall value.

Three Mercedes SUVs made the cut. The 2023 Mercedes-Benz GLE ranks sixth, followed by the 2023 Mercedes-AMG GLE in seventh and the 2023 Mercedes-AMG GLE Coupe in eighth.

This recognition from Kelley Blue Book indicates these three Mercedes SUVs offer exceptional quality, features, and innovation.

The 2023 Mercedes-Benz GLE delivers luxury on the road

The 2023 Mercedes-Benz GLE is a luxury SUV offering an attractive blend of style, comfort, and performance. It features three available mild-hybrid turbocharged engines with impressive power and fuel efficiency, ranging from 255 to 483 hp. With a combined fuel economy rating of 18 to 22 mpg, the GLE is an excellent choice for drivers who want power and efficiency.

In addition, the GLE boasts solid craftsmanship inside and out, with attention to detail and high-quality materials throughout. The exterior is sleek and aerodynamic, with a bold front grille and sharp lines that give it a modern and stylish look.

Kelley Blue Book gives the 2023 Mercedes-Benz GLE an expert rating of 4.3 out of 5. This score reflects the SUV’s construction quality, cutting-edge features, and driving experience. 

The 2023 Mercedes-AMG GLE kicks performance up a notch

The 2023 Mercedes-AMG GLE is a high-performance SUV with a high KBB rating of 4.3 out of 5 and provides impressive power and advanced features. It offers five engine options producing 429 to 603 hp, paired with a nine-speed automatic transmission for smooth and responsive shifting. With its potent engines and agile handling, the AMG GLE delivers an exhilarating driving experience.

Despite its focus on performance, the AMG GLE is also functional. It has a cargo volume of 74.9 cubic feet — plenty of room for gear and equipment. And the fuel economy is 16 to 19 mpg combined, which is respectable for a high-performance SUV.

The 2023 Mercedes-AMG GLE Coupe provides sporty power

The 2023 Mercedes-AMG GLE Coupe has two engine options harnessing 429 to 603 hp. All trims have a nine-speed automatic transmission, and every model except the base has all-wheel drive. The AMG GLE Coupe provides an exciting driving experience that will draw attention thanks to its potent engines and sporty, aggressive stance.

Despite its focus on performance, the AMG GLE Coupe also offers luxurious touches, including high-quality interior materials and advanced features. In addition, its fuel economy is 17 to 19 mpg combined, respectable for a high-performance SUV coupe. It also earned a KBB expert rating of 4.3 out of 5.


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