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Mercedes-Benz Celebrates G-Class 40th Anniversary With 3 “Stronger Than Time” Editions (Pics)



German automaker Mercedes-Benz has revealed three versions of “Stronger Than TimeG-Classes to celebrate 40 years of the iconic Gelandewagen off-roader.

The three AMG-specced special editions, which includes the Mercedes G 400d, G 500 and G 63, are fitted with “Stronger Than Time” badging as well as welcome lights that projects the message onto the ground. Night Packages includes tinted lighting units, tinted rear windows and darkened exterior elements.

The three variants also features glass sunroof, LED headlights, 20-inch AMG light-alloy wheels, an adaptive damping suspension and a Driving Assistance Package.

Inside, there’s black nappa leather with golden contrast stitching and open-pore black ash wood trim, a leather-wrapped grab handle with “Stronger Than Time” badging, Wide touchscreen display, ambient lighting, active multicontour seats and a Burmester surround sound system.

The diesel-powered G 400d is the most powerful variant of the “Stronger Than Time” editions. It has the new OM656 inline six turbodiesel that produces 330 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque.

This is followed by the petrol-powered G 500 with biturbo four-liter V8, producing 422 hp and a little less torque at 450 pound-feet of torque.

Finally, the top-of-the-line version is the AMG badged Mercedes G 63. The AMG G 63 itself celebrates 20 years of AMG G-Class, and that means a 585-hp version of the biturbo V8, coupled to AMG’s nine-speed Speedshift TCT transmission.

Mercedes didn’t reveal pricing details for the “Stronger Than TimeG-wagon editions.