The new 2012 Mercedes-Benz GLK was noticed in the desert region of the United States. The next generation GLK features the replaced gear shift lever on the center console. The vehicle received the new LED headlights, upgraded bumpers, 20-inch wheels, and the enlarged grille. The car will be available in new Lunar Blue and Sapphire Gray exterior colors.
Based on the Mercedes-Benz C-Class medium sedan, the facelifted Mercedes-Benz GLK is expected to have a 3.5-liter direct-injection V6 engine producing 302 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque and a 1.8-liter turbochaged power unit for entry level models. The new vehicle will be unveiled next year.