How Much Can the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE Tow?

February 5th, 2020 by

2020 GLE parked at a rooftop

How Much Can the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE Tow?


If you are wondering how much the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE can tow, our staff at Mercedes-Benz of El Dorado Hills are here to help. The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 300 4MATIC® will be able to tow up to 7,700 pounds when properly equipped. If you opt for the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 4MATIC®, you will have the same towing capacity, but you will gain a max payload of 1,623 pounds compared to 1,521 pounds. With either of these 2020 Mercedes-Benz models by your side, you can tow a small boat, trailer, or camper with ease and confidence.

You can take a closer look at the performance specs below:

  • 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 300 4MATIC®
  • Engine- 2.0L inline-4 turbo
  • Towing Capacity- 7,700 pounds
  • Total Payload- 1,521 pounds
  • Curb Weight- 4,696 pounds
  • 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 4MATIC®
  • Engine- 3.0L inline-6 turbo with EQ Boost
  • Towing Capacity- 7,700 pounds
  • Max Payload- 1,623 pounds
  • Curb Weight- 4,991 pounds

Turbocharged Torque for Optimal Performance

Powering the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 is a 255 horsepower turbo engine. Step up your options to the 2020 GLE 450, and you will experience a 362 horsepower turbo inline-6. The 483 horsepower GLE 580 bi-turbo V8 engines come electrified. That means, their EQ Boost Integrated Starter-Generator can produce 21 horsepower and allow gas-free cruising and lower emissions.

Learn More About 9G-TRONIC Automatic Transmission

The 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission delivers quick response, excellent handling quiet cruising around El Dorado Hills, CA. In addition, the shift paddles and various modes of DYNAMIC SELECT let you stay in control.

To help you around the different road surface conditions while driving in El Dorado Hills, CA, DYNAMIC SELECT will let you change the performance characteristics of your 2020 GLE by tapping a console switch. These drive modes range from ECO to Sport and can vary the shifting and suspension options to suit the conditions.

4MATIC® All-Wheel Drive

For more efficient driving, 4MATIC® adds all-wheel driving confidence when you need it most. Whether the roads are wet and slippery or dry, you will have the peace of mind you deserve behind the wheel. The 2020 GLE 350 4MATIC® splits the engine’s torque 50:50 front/rear, while the GLE 450 and GLE 580 can vary the amount of torque.

See the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE for sale in El Dorado Hills, CA

Now that you know how much the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE can tow, it’s time to make your way down to Mercedes-Benz of El Dorado Hills for a test drive. Our inventory is stocked with many new Mercedes-Benz models available for you to purchase or lease. Please don’t hesitate to contact our dealership with any additional questions about optional equipment and product packages. We look forward to meeting you soon.


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