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AMG lineup bloat swells further with the GLE43

If you want a bit more power than your average GLE-Class SUV, but don't want to go all out with a full-on AMG model, this should be right up your alley.

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The Mercedes-AMG GLE43 slots between the standard GLE350 and the hot-to-trot AMG GLE 63.

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The GLE43 rocks a 3.0-liter, twin-turbocharged V6 engine.

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Output is rated at 362 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque.

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Both a nine-speed automatic and all-wheel drive are offered as standard equipment.

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Standard safety systems include Attention Assist and Pre-Safe, which prepares the car for a collision by tightening safety belts and rolling up the windows.

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Optional safety systems include adaptive cruise control, autonomous emergency braking and lane-keeping assist.

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The GLE43 features mild aesthetic updates that help separate it from the GLE350.

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All the hardcore aero is saved for the GLE63, though.

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There's no word yet on how much the GLE43 will cost.

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That said, the GLE43 is set to hit US dealerships in early 2017.

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