Brabus have unveiled an exclusive extreme off-roader in the form of the Brabus 550 Adventure 4×4². The Brabus SUV gets a makeover with a set of modifications to make it into the ultimate off-roader. If you see this thing coming, you will definitely move out of the way!
Based on the Mercedes G 500 4×4², the exterior of the Brabus 550 Adventure 4×4² uses a high-quality Light Slate Gray paint finish, it gets electronically adjustable suspension, and expedition-ready accessories. It features a front bumper guard, under guard and a winch. The wire mesh inserts protect the Brabus xenon headlights and turn indicators. The Brabus 550 Adventure 4×4² also features new daytime running lights.
The Brabus hood scoop is made from matte naked carbon. The spare tyre carrier is covered in carbon and the bodywork conversion also includes a striking rear bumper with integrated fog and backup lamps.
The custom-developed Brabus electronically adjustable suspension is controlled by the driver using the Brabus Touch Control Panel in the cockpit. The height-adjustable struts are machined from high-strength aluminium. The individual setting of the ride height at the front and rear axle allows dialing in the wheel loads. It gets a 15 percent higher damper fluid volume. Drivers can switch between ‘Comfort,’ ‘Sport,’ ‘Off-Road’ and ‘Individual’ driving.
Under the bonnet sits the familiar twin-turbocharged 4.0 litre V8 engine from the serial Mercedes-Benz G 500 4×4². It is rated at 422 hp from the factory, the Brabus performance package adds a further 128 hp and 190 Nm of torque for a total of 550 hp and 800 Nm of torque. It manages 100 km/h in just 6.7 seconds with a limited top speed of to 210 km/h to protect the off-road tires.
Inside is a Brabus fine leather Mastik leather/Alcantara interior. It features black perforated leather and on the center sections of the seats and the inner sections of the door panels a light slate grey leather. It also gets contrasting red piping.
The Brabus 550 Adventure 4×4² is available as a complete vehicle. Vehicles already in customer hands can be converted all at once or in stages.