With the venerable G-Class SUV approaching the end of the road, Mercedes-Benz finds itself in need of a competitor to the ultra-luxe Bentley Bentayga and Rolls-Royce Cullinan SUVs. Nothing says luxury quite like Maybach, and so Merc will build a Maybach GLS. The ultra-luxury Maybach SUV will be built alongside the standard full-size GLS at Benz’s Alabama facility outside of Tuscaloosa. With a list price of about $200,000, it almost certainly will be the most expensive vehicle built in the United States.
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