Mercedes-Benz GLS

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Editors' First Take

There are vehicles that can go off road, and then there are off-road vehicles. The former put an emphasis on daily, on-road manners, focusing on comfort and convenience above all. The latter, meanwhile, prioritize all-terrain prowess, often compromising things like ride quality and efficiency in the process.

Mercedes-Benz, however, believes you can have both.

That's why I'm out in Big Dune, Nevada, just north of Las Vegas, riding right-seat in a 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS580 prototype. No, Mercedes is not positioning the new GLS as a hard-core off-roader -- that's what the G-Class is for. Instead, Mercedes wants to prove that it can offer drivers a wonderfully comfortable experience, whether the GLS' tires are crossing sand or pavement.

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