Carlsson Surpasses Expectations With Mercedes GL Class X164 Ramspeed

What Carlsson did to the Mercedes GL Class X164 is undoubtedly one of the most impressive Mercedes program ever. In all its glory, Carlsson has no doubt exceeded expectations by not only refining the vehicle’s luxurious outlook but boosting its engine performance as well. Here’s a peek into what they did:

 Engine: The engine is spruced up with the Power kit CK 50S. The kit constitutes of:

  • Sports exhaust tailpipes in stainless steel 225x90mm flat / oval, left / right,
  • Special adaptation of the engine electronics,
  • Sports air filter,
  • V-max release,
  • Carlsson chrome lettering

Here is the before and after difference:


Max Power: 285 kW (388 hp) / 6000 min-1

Max. Torque: 530 Nm / 2800-4800 min-1


Max. Power: 320 kW (435 hp) / 6000 min-1

Max. Torque: 600 Nm / 2800-4800 min-1

 Exhaust: The exhaust is all jacked up with the Sports rear silencer made up of stainless steel, 2 pieces for either side. A very sporty growl can be heard which is just soothing enough to represent the Mercedes brand’s outlook portraying elegance.

Wheels: The wheels are Wheelset 1/5 Revo II Diamond Edition with dimensions VA: 9.5 x 20 with 275/45 and HA: 9.5 x 20 with 275/45.

Aerodynamics: The car is modified with a front spoiler which is made up of GRP and includes the daytime running lights set, including the grille insert made up of electro-polished stainless steel lattice. The rear skirting provides elegant design aesthetic.

Interior: The interior comes with aluminum pads for car pedals with Carlsson logo for automatic transmission, an aluminum footrest for shift and automatic transmissions, polished aluminum door lock pins, foot mats with Carlsson logo on the front floor mats of black soft suede, access panels for both driver and passenger side illuminated with Carlsson logo. The sports steering wheel is the real icing on the cake providing for superior handling of the car and a luggage rack.

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By | 2017-06-11T12:54:30+00:00 June 22nd, 2010|Carlsson, Leading Tuning Companies|0 Comments