Carlsson is a known brand which deals specifically in Mercedes modifications. Carlsson designated a specialist program for modifying Mercedes GL Class X166. The performance kit constitutes of special adaptation of the engine electronics, sports air filter, V-max unlocking, Carlsson chrome lettering, Carlsson performance lettering.

The engine is all juiced up with the new performance kit CK50. Below is the difference between before and after results for engine performance.

Standard (R231, X166, C216, W / V221, W / V222)

Max. Power: 320/335 kW (435/455 hp) / 5250 rpm max.

Torque: 700 Nm / 1800 – 3500 rpm V-max: 250 km / h

Carlsson (R231, X166, C216, W / V221, W / V222)

Max. Power: 385 kW (523 hp) / 5250 rpm

Max. Torque: 800 Nm / 2100 – 3500 rpm

V-max: 250-300 km / h

The interior consists of Aluminum polished door lock pins with Carlsson logo, Aluminum pedal pads for automatic transmission (2 piece), aluminum footrest for both shift and automatic transmissions, Access panels with white illuminated Carlsson logo for driver and passenger side (2 piece) and front floor mats set, black soft suede without footrest.

As far as wheels are concerned, Carlsson has a wide range for the Mercedes GL Class X166. The wheels applied were Wheel set 1/5 Revo II Diamond Edition with dimensions:

VA: 9.5 x 20 with 275/45

HA: 9.5 x 20 with 275/45

Tire mounted are electronically balanced and include with them polished hub caps. There are Titanium and Diamond edition also available with Carlsson.

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