<p>Mist encircles the mountaintop. A muffled rumble issues forth from the gloom. Suddenly the G-Class forges ahead. Overcoming swathes of scree, ploughing almost impassively through the terrain. Here on the Schöckl, Graz’s local mountain, the off-road abilities of the G-Class are truly put to the test. Only those that pass this severe examination earn the “Schöckl” badge as a symbol of ultimate off-road performance. However, the new G-Class also needs to impress with its ride comfort and ease of operation over long distances on the road. Only then has it proven that it is up to the job – both as an uncompromising off-roader and as an effortlessly superior on-roader.</p>