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Mercedes-Benz G-Class 2019 gets a moonroof and a much roomier interior

Mercedes-Benz has given us a look inside the forthcoming 2019 G-Class luxury SUV, ahead of its unveiling at the Detroit Auto Show next month.

While the company is expected to stick to the tried and true Jeep-like exterior design, it’s all change when it comes to the interior.

Buyers will have the option of a large 12.3-inch CarPlay/Android Auto-enabled touchscreen, which has already made an appearance within the S-Class and E-Class vehicles.

Taller drivers will be delighted to learn the off-roader delivers a lot more room, with 1.5-inches additional legroom in the front-seats as well as 2.7-inches of additional elbow space. Should you so desire, there are optional massaging leather seats (via Roadshow).

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Things get even better for rear-seat passengers, with almost 6-inches more leg room and over an inch of additional shoulder space. The door openings are also larger.

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There’s even reclining, heated seats for backseat passengers, adding to that sense of luxury only a Merc can supply, even if you’re relegaed to the second row.

Elsewhere, this will be the first G-Class model to include a moonroof. In terms of audio, there’s 16-speaker surround sound powered by Burmester, while there’s also a 590w amp available.

For the rest of the details we’re going to have to wait until Detroit, which starts it engine on January 13.

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