2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz offers its customers purchase the armored version of the crossover ML350 BlueTEC and ML500, which correspond to protection class VR 4.
In comparison with the conventional the ML , armored version comes with special devices for securing the protection elements and modified doors and restructured the front of the crossover with reinforcing elements. The inside of the window is covered with a polycarbonate layer for protection against debris and racks and roof are made of a special type of high-strength steel. The same kind of steel used to strengthen the passenger area and enhances the overall strength of the German off-road vehicle design.
Both versions come with the ML 20-inch alloy wheels and AMG tires with run-flat technology, which allows the car does not settle, even when fully deflated. Without air in the wheel you will be able to overcome about 30 kilometers at a speed of 80 kilometers per hour.
Armored version ML350 BlueTEC is driven by a diesel V6 rated at 258 horsepower and 620 Nm of maximum torque.
Armored car based on the ML500 uses a gasoline V8, giving out 408 horsepower and 600 Nm of torque. Both engines are aggregated with transmission 7G-TRONIC Plus.
BlueTEC is gaining speed at 100 km / h in 9.4 seconds, while the ML500 develop the same speed in 6.5 seconds. The maximum speed of both versions is electronically limited to 210 kilometers per hour.
Order German armored SUV can already from 15 March. The initial cost ML350 BlueTEC Guard – 105.050 euros. The starting price ML500 Guard – 118.650 euros.