Take A Tour Of A Brabus XLP Adventure Mercedes G-Class Pickup Truck

The Mercedes-Benz X-Class pick-up was a flop, but firms converting the G-Class into a luxury vehicle has stayed a store car amongst individuals that can afford them. To obtain a close consider one, take a look at this walkaround of a 2022 Brabus XLP Pickup that is based upon G63 AMG.

Checking out this vehicle directly from the front, you can believe it’s simply a regular G-Class with a few adjustments. A modified front bumper has a brush guard and also a Warn winch. Additionally, there’s a roofing system shelf with forward-facing LED lights.

Along the side is where you really see that this G-Class is something special because of the pick-up bed as opposed to a level rear section. The roof shelf attaches to tubular uprights along C-pillar and also farther back that would certainly show up to supply some roll-over protection.

The pick-up bed is really rather little. It does not aid that the full-sized extra wheel installs in there as well as occupies much more space. A pair of 20-liter (5.283-gallon) gas containers mount to the outside of the cab. The hinged tailgate swings external, unlike most pickups where it tilts down.

The vehicle doesn’t have any type of engine tuning from Brabus. The G63’s 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 is still plenty powerful with 577 horsepower (430 kilowatts) as well as 627 pound-feet (850 Newton-meters) of torque.

The inside is also straight from the G63, except for an additional panel with the controls for the extra lights and winch. This performance-focused grade of G-Class has a wonderful cabin from the manufacturing facility, however. There are every one of the luxury amenities a person can want like rubbing seats and a home entertainment system for the 2nd row.

When Brabus debuted the XLP Experience (gallery above), it revealed the truck with an aggressive body package that included a hood with a set of nostrils. Likewise, the company pushed the engine outcome to 789 hp (588 kW) and 738 lb-ft (1,000 Nm) of torque. There was a drone touchdown pad in the cargo bed.

After the consider the vehicle, the activity moves to the G-Class Experience Center. The location uses motorists an opportunity to go off-roading in a controlled atmosphere to learn just how to regulate these sturdy cars.