The 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class is a 5-passenger luxury SUV midsize, sold as the ML350, ML350 BlueTEC, ML550, and ML63 AMG performance-oriented. Standard equipment for the model includes 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML350 LED working lights, LED taillights, skid plates stainless steel, brushed aluminum roof rails, rain-sensing wipers, and alloy wheels 19 inches.
2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Interior
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class offers an interior with genuine aluminum and wood trim, ambient lighting, wheel tilt / telescoping leather-wrapped and leatherette upholstery MB-Tex. Dual-zone automatic climate control, electric heated front seats 8-way power moonroof, and an electric tailgate are standard and a universal garage door, touch screen information display, and mbrace telematics a 6 months free subscription service. The standard includes stereo Bluetooth handsfree calling and music streaming, CD / DVD changer, HD Radio, weather band radio, USB port, auxiliary input jack, and memory card reader.
2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Optional Features
Options for the 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class are mainly grouped into several packages. The first of these is called Premium 1 package, which comes with a navigation system hard drive with a music server, database Grace-note, iPod interface and satellite radio with real-time traffic and information weather. In addition, this package includes a power tilt / telescoping steering wheel, auto-dimming exterior mirrors, auto-dimming rearview mirror, memory settings for driver, rear camera, and an outlet of 115 volts in the seating area electrically rear folding.
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Premium 2 package adds a surround sound system high quality of 830 watts with 14 speakers, Keyless Go passive entry with push-on, multi-colored perimeter lighting, larger cabin lighting, sill plates illuminated door, and a compartment rear storage.
Mercedes also offers two packages designed to improve performance of this SUV. The dynamic package adds an Airmatic air suspension, adaptive damping system, Active Curve system and 20-inch wheels and tires. Package on- and off-road, which is new for 2013, includes a housing 2-stage transfer, differential lock, six transmission options.
Three packages of different options related to security offered for 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class. The driver assistance package includes Distronic Plus active cruise control with Pre-Safe Brake, Active Lane Keeping Assist and Blind Spot Assist. The Control Package offers simpler versions of Blind Spot Assist and Lane Keeping Assist and Distronic Plus with Pre leaves Segura-Brake on the factory floor. The lighting package includes bi-xenon headlamps with Active Curve lighting, Adaptive Highbeam Assist, cornering lights and headlamp washers.
In addition, the 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class can be equipped with premium metallic paint, heated rear seats, leather seats, heated leather or wood and leather steering wheel and heated and cooled cup-holders. The Parktronic with Active Park Assist system provides front and rear park assist sensors and can identify suitably sized parallel parking spaces and automatically steer the M-Class in space, while the driver operates the pedals. A panoramic sunroof, entertainment system for rear seat, trailer hitch, and brushed aluminum stirrups are also available, and Mercedes dealers can add the ability to point mobile Wi-Fi access.
2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Engine
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML350 is equipped with the generation of a V-6 engine 3.5-liter 302 horsepower at 6,500 rpm and 273 lb-ft of torque between 3,500 rpm and 5,250 rpm. A 7-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters is standard, driving the rear wheels of the ML350. A 4 wheel drive 4Matic system is optional. The 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML350 BlueTec 4Matic is equipped with a 3.0-liter turbo-diesel V-6 that produces 240 horsepower at 3,600 rpm, 455 lb-ft of torque between 1,600 to 2,400 rpm. It also features a 7-speed automatic comes standard with 4Matic 4WD.
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML550 4Matic offers a V-8 engine 4.6-liter that delivers 402 horsepower and 443 lb-ft of torque direct injection, twin-turbo. A 7-speed automatic transmission and 4Matic 4WD is standard on this model.
2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Safety
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Classis equipped with a long list of standard safety features. Nine airbags, traction control and stability with trailer stabilization, assistant output and 4-wheel antilock disc brakes with automatic brake drying and predictive brake priming are included in the base price. The attention Assist is also standard, which is able to detect the drowsy driver and recommend taking a break through visual and audible measures.
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class is also equipped with Pre-Safe and Post-Safe technology. Pre-Safe senses an impending collision and take protective measures before impact tightening the seat belt, closing the sunroof and windows, reposition the front passenger for impact, and correctly position the headrest. Post-Segura is activated after collision, the cutting fuel supply to engine, activating the emergency flashers and interior lighting and unlocking doors after collision.
Safety-related options include bi-xenon headlamps with Active Curve Illumination, which swivels headlights to help see around dark corners at night, and Adaptive Highbeam Assist, which automatically dims the bright lights when oncoming traffic approaches. The optional Distronic Plus system with Pre-Safe Brake uses radar units to maintain brakes automatically, and speed automatically in traffic, while the Pre-Safe brake automatically activates the brakes at maximum power if the system determines that a collision is about to occur.
Two levels of Blind Spot Assist and Lane Assist technology are also optional. Active Lane Change Assist identifies when the 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class is moved out of its lane and selectively braking the wheels to get back into the lane planned, while Active Blind Spot takes corrective action if the driver ignores warnings that no vehicles in the adjacent lane. Alternatively, the non-active versions of these systems are offered.