2023 Mercedes-Benz Brabus XLP Adventure G-Class Pickup Truck Revealed

2023 Mercedes-Benz Brabus XLP Adventure G-Class Pickup Truck – Although the Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup was a failure, companies that converted the G-Class to a luxury truck have remained a niche vehicle for those who can afford them. This walkaround of a 2022 Brabus XLP Pickup, which is based upon G63 AMG, gives you a closer look. This vehicle could be viewed from the front and you might think it is a regular G Class with some modifications. The front bumper is modified with a brush guard and a Warn winch. A roof rack is available with forward-facing LED lamps.

2023 Mercedes-Benz Brabus XLP Adventure G-Class Pickup Truck
2023 Mercedes-Benz Brabus XLP Adventure G-Class Pickup Truck

2023 Mercedes-Benz Brabus XLP Adventure G-Class Pickup Truck Review

This is the area where you can really see the uniqueness of this G-Class. It is the pickup bed that makes it stand out from the flat rear section. The roof rack attaches at C-pillar and further back to provide some roll-over protection. The pickup bed is quite small. The pickup bed is quite small. The exterior of the cab is equipped with a pair of 20-liter (5.83-gallon), gas cans. The hinged tailgate swings forward, unlike other pickups that tilt down.

2023 Mercedes-Benz Brabus XLP Adventure G-Class Pickup Truck Specs
2023 Mercedes-Benz Brabus XLP Adventure G-Class Pickup Truck Specs

Engine

Brabus has not provided any engine tuning for the truck. The G63’s twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 still produces 577 horsepower (430 Kilowatts) as well as 627 pound-feet (625 Newton-meters) of torque.

Interior

The interior is identical to the G63 except that there is an extra panel for the controls for extra lights and winches. The cabin of this performance-focused G-Class is stunning from the factory. You will find all the luxurious amenities you could need, including massaging seats and entertainment systems for the second row.

2023 Mercedes-Benz Brabus XLP Adventure G-Class Pickup Truck Review
2023 Mercedes-Benz Brabus XLP Adventure G-Class Pickup Truck Review

Performance

Brabus presented the XLP Adventure with an aggressive body kit, which included a hood and pair of nostrils. The engine output was increased to 789 horsepower (588 kW) & 738 lbft (1,099 Nm) respectively. In the cargo bed was also a landing pad for drones.

2023 Mercedes-Benz Brabus XLP Adventure G-Class Pickup Truck Revealed

After a brief look at the truck, the action moves to the G-Class Experience Center. This location allows drivers to experience off-roading in controlled conditions and learn how to handle these rugged vehicles.