Mercedes-Benz Builds Exceptional Automobiles in the USA

Aerial view of MBUSI plant

The Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV, the full-sized GL Sport Utility, the C-Class refined sportiness, and the aggressive GLE Coupe are all built with pride at Mercedes-Benz U.S. International (MBUSI)... the Mercedes-Benz production facility in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama.


C-Class gallery

It's sleeker than ever, yet more elegant. More substantial in size, space and safety, yet lighter and more nimble. From the Star in its grille to the sculpture of its taillamps, it's a shape that says there's a new benchmark for luxury sport sedans. And in both luxury and sportiness, the experience upholds everything its style promises.

The all-new C-Class heralds a new chapter in the Mercedes- Benz success story and sets new standards in the premium mid-range class. Thanks to an intelligent lightweight design concept boasting weight savings, excellent aerodynamics and new, economical engines, the C-Class establishes new benchmarks in its class. A host of new assistance systems offer safety of the highest standard, while a new suspension, optionally air-sprung, provides for exemplary ride and driving comfort as well as nimble and agile handling. In terms of appearance the new C-Class adopts a progressive approach with its clear yet emotional design and its high-class interior. Many other innovations and interior touches underscore the sedan's luxurious comfort and refined sportiness. In all, the perceived quality of the new C-Class feels like an "upgrade to a higher class of travel." MBUSI builds the Mercedes-Benz & AMG model C-Class for the North American Market.


GLS-SUV gallery

The deep values of the GLS define its shape, and its shape defies every limitation of large SUVs. Aerodynamic and athletic outside, it's advanced and accommodating inside. From its sporty grille to substantial wheels to its sleek tail, every element of the GLS comes together to create an award-winning, truly fulfilling, full-size SUV.

The GLS-Class is the premium of all luxury SUVs - in fact it is referred to as, "the S-Class of SUVs". Its light, yet strong, uni-body construction—a first for the full-sized SUV market segment—as well as road-mastering 4MATIC™ 4-wheel drive and fully independent multilink suspension, the GL has exceptional on-road poise and off-road authority with significantly more muscle behind the wheel. Essentials like three rows of adult-sized seating for seven, Mercedes unmatched safety features, and of course comfort and convenience make the full-sized GL a full-blooded Mercedes-Benz. MBUSI builds the Mercedes-Benz & AMG model GLS SUV for the USA & world markets.


GLE-SUV gallery

Ever since it defined its segment 17 years ago, the M-Class has delivered a balance of luxury, performance and safety like no other SUV. It's rugged underneath yet smooth on every surface, much like the way it moves. And both its handling and comfort speak a quiet, reassuring confidence that comes from the innovative engineering deep within.

The best mid-size luxury SUV in the world — and it proves it every day. Built to take on the conditions of 135 countries, off-road and on, the GLE (formerly named M-Class) delivers power and style with effortless agility. With class-leading safety ratings, award-winning quality, more standard features than ever before, and your choice of high-performance engines. The fuel-sipping GLE is the luxury utility vehicle the world's been waiting for. MBUSI builds the Mercedes-Benz & AMG model GLE for the USA & world markets.


GLE-Coupe gallery

The GLE Coupe, built only in Alabama for the USA and the World. From its aggressive stance to its muscular shape - born with pure sports coupe response, nothing reveals true depth of character with an unmatched breadth of capabilities like the Star in its grill. The GLE Coupe is a new breed of thoroughbred performance.

MBUSI is now building the GLE Coupe. It is a dynamic new perspective on style with substance. It pushes the long-standing coupe tradition of Mercedes‑Benz to new heights and the limits have also been pushed in driving performance. MBUSI builds the Mercedes-Benz & AMG model GLE Coupe for the USA & world markets.