In pics: Mercedes-Benz India launches Maybach GLS 600 ultra luxury SUV 10 Photos . Updated: 08 Jun 2021, 01:32 PM IST HT Auto Desk The Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 SUV will take on rivals like the Bentley Bentayga, Rolls-Royce Cullinan and the Range Rover SUVs.The Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 is a part of the company's 15-launch strategy for the country for this calendar year. 1/10Mercedes-Benz has launched the Maybach GLS 600 in India today at ₹2.43 crore (ex-showroom) and it will sit at the top of the company's SUV lineup for the country. The vehicle will be bought via the CBU route. 2/10The Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 SUV gets a dual-tone exterior colour scheme and sits on 22 and 23-inch wheel options in markets where available. 3/10The all-new Maybach GLS 600 comes with greater interior space compared to the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450. The width of the car has been increased by 31 mm at 2,030 mm and the height too has been increased 15 mm at 1,838 mm. 4/10The SUV will come with an imposing radiator grille and the Maybach emblem on the exterior body. The star logo sits upright on the bonnet. The LED lights at the front and rear give the car a stylish tone. 5/10The cabin of the Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 comprises a large 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment display and a 12.3-inch driver display as well. The MBUX is combined with a Burmester surround sound system and ambient lights. It also gets wireless charging technology. 6/10At the rear, passengers get added legroom with 120 millimetres extra space to push back seats than one can in the Mercedes-Benz GLS. The backrest too can be inclined by up to 43.5 degrees. Rear occupants also get removable MBUX touch tablets. 7/10Adding more comfort and luxury to the interior space are Nappa leather upholstery, reclining rear seats, ventilated seats, panoramic sunroof and massage function for seats. 8/10There is a refrigerator on board the Maybach GLS 600 SUV at the rear, to store champagne bottles. It is positioned between the rear seats and can store at least two champagne bottles. Space for two champagne glasses has also been made available. 9/10The auto retractable running boards make entering or exiting the vehicle quite easy and comfortable. 10/10Under the hood is a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 petrol engine with a 48-volt on-board electrical system and integrated starter-alternator (ISG). The engine is mated to a 9G-Tronic automatic unit.