Following the release of the official pictures, the 2012 Mercedes-Benz ML-Class Dealer Ordering Guide has been released! This is the latest information that I have. As always, it is subject to change before vehicle launch. Pricing is not yet available.

  • ML350 4matic – 302 hp, 273 lb/ft torque – launch September 2011
  • ML350 Bleutec – 240 hp, 455 lb/ft torque! - launch September 2011
  • ML350 2WD – launch Model Year 2013
  • ML550 4matic – launch 1st quarter 2012
  • ML63 AMG – launch 1st quarter 2012

Standard Equipment Highlights

  • Heated Front Seats
  • Power Liftgate
  • Agility Control Suspension
  • Adaptive Brake Technology
  • Exterior Chrome Accents including Roof Rails
  • LED Daytime Running Lamps and Tail lamps

  • Attention Assist
  • Central COMAND Controller with NTG 4.5
  • 19″ Wheels

  • New Generation Engines

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Arctic White
  • Dakota Brown Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Steel Grey Metallic
  • Pearl Beige Metallic
  • Iridium Metallic
  • Palladium Silber Metallic
  • Capri Blue Metallic
  • Diamond White Metallic – delayed launch

Interior Colors

  • Black MB-Tex or Leather
  • Almond Beige MB-Tex or Leather
  • Grey MB-Tex or Leather
  • Almond Beige/Black Leather – special order
  • Grey/Black Leather – special order
  • Auburn Brown/Black Leather – special order

Trim

  • Eucalyptus Wood – Standard

  • Burl Walnut Wood – Available with leather package

  • Anthracite Poplar Wood – special order

  • Aluminum Trim – special order with interior sport package

  • Brown Satin Ash Wood – special order

Optional Equipment

S01 – Premium 1 Launch Package – $3200

  • COMAND with Navigation and single CD slot
  • iPod/MP3 Media Interface Cable
  • Rearview Camera
  • Driver Seat Memory with Power Steering Column
  • SIRIUS
  • Double Sun Visors
  • Autodimming Mirrors
  • Power Folding Mirrors
  • 115V Outlet in 2nd Row

S02 – Premium 2 Launch Package – $5050

  • All of Premium 1 Launch Package
  • Heated and Cooled Cupholders – New!
  • harman/kardon LOGIC7 Premium Sound
  • Milti-Color Ambient Lighting
  • Keyless-Go

Leather Package – $1620

  • Full Leather Seating
  • Burl Walnut Wood Trim

Lighting Package – $1290 - delayed until January 2012 production

  • Bi-Xenon Headlamps with Active Curve Illumination
  • Adaptive Highbeam Assist
  • Headlamp Cleaning System

Lane Tracking Package – $850

  • Blind Spot Assist
  • Lane Keeping Assist

Driver Assistance Package – $2950

  • Active Blind Spot Assist
  • Active Lane Keeping Assist
  • Distronic Plus with Pre-Safe Brake

Dynamic Handling Package – $5150 – delayed launch

  • Adaptive Damping System
  • Active Curve System
  • Airmatic
  • 20″ Twin 5-spoke wheel

Stand Alone Options

  • Parktronic with Active Parking Assist – $970
  • Wood/Leather Mulit-Function Steering Wheel – $590

  • Panorama Sunroof – $1090
  • Heated Multi-Function Steering Wheel – $225
  • Trailer Hitch – $550
  • Stainless Steel Running Boards – $670
  • Rear Seat Entertainment – $1970
  • Rear Seat Entertainment Pre-Wiring – $240
  • Heated Rear Seats – $620
  • Keyless-Go – $650
  • 2nd Row Pass-Through –  Special Order
  • Heated / Ventilated Front Seats – Special Order
  • 3-Zone Climate Control – Special Order
  • Night View Assist Plus – Special Order (delayed until January 2012 production )
  • Load Safety Bar Fix Kit – Special Order

Mercedes-Benz USA has also added the 2012 ML-Class to the Future Models section with more pictures and information. This a great time to order a vehicle to your specifications so that it arrives with the first batch!

June 10, 2011 at 4:12 pm by Jesse Cannon-Wallace
Category: ML-Class