Ram Charan is the latest of the Indian celebrities to get the Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 and comes with special customisations for the actor.
Actor Ram Charan is one of the biggest stars in the Telugu film industry and already owns a number of exotic machines in his garage. The actor is a known petrolhead and is the latest owner of the new Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600. The new luxury SUV has turned out to be quite the choice of the entertainment industry with the who’s who getting their hands on one. The GLS 600 is priced from ₹ 2.43 crore (ex-showroom) and reports suggest that the actor further customised the car to his liking. The SUV can be seen in an all-black shade and is said to be priced around the ₹ 4 crore mark.
The Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC is the fully-loaded version of the luxury SUV and there’s plenty of upgrades over the standard GLS. The Maybach name adds new 22-inch alloy wheels that can be upgraded to 23-inch units, chrome inserts on the side cladding, LED headlamps and the regal all-chrome Maybach grille. The actor’s Maybach GLS 600 is finished in the monotone Cavansite Blue shade.
The cabin seat up to four with individual seats presenting the best of luxury and comfort. The cabin gets a beige and brown dual-tone interior with Nappa leather upholstery. You go get different leather packages for the interior. The feature list is extensive and comprises reclining rear seats, electronic panoramic sliding sunroof, ventilated massage seats and a wide range of ambient lighting options. There’s also the 12.3-inch dual-screens display with the latest MBUX infotainment system. The car also gets the ‘Hey Mercedes’ voice command system and Mercedes Me connected car tech.
The Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 is powered by the 4.0-litre bi-turbo V8 engine that develops 550 bhp and 730 Nm of peak torque, paired with a 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission. The engine is also paired with a 48-volt system EQ Boost system that adds 21 bhp and 250 Nm of peak torque for better initial acceleration and efficiency. The luxury SUV can sprint from 0-100 kmph in 4.9 seconds, with a top speed of 250 kmph.