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Brabus introduces an Adventure Package for the G-Wagen

By Daniel Wong, 11 Sep 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show

Brabus G-Wagen Adventure Package revealed Frankfurt 2019 news

German tuner caters to customers who’d prefer the 4x4 track to the race track.

FOR YEARS Brabus had made its name known for tuning Mercedes-Benz products, but for the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show the Bottrop-based tuner rolled out an Adventure Package for the current Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen.

While the package adds a touch of Brabus’ performance aesthetics in the form of the Brabus Widestar kit and exposed carbon-fibre bits seen in the skid plates and bonnet, the package isn’t without its practical purposes.

For the avid 4x4 adventurer the package adds a front bar that comes with a neatly integrated winch, four LED spotlights mounted to the front wind deflector, a roof luggage tray with mounting points of tools, a ladder mounted at the back to ease access to the roof tray, and a pivoted spare wheel carrier.

The G-Wagen’s off-road capabilities are further augmented by means of height-adjustable Brabus sport springs, which raises the ride height by another 40mm. The Widestar body widens the G-Wagen’s body by 10cm, allowing Brabus to fit 20-inch Brabus Monoblock R wheels equipped with off-road tyres.

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For the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show Brabus also highlighted its tuning package for the G350d, which brings a generous 33kW and 60Nm bump to the 3.0-litre straight-six diesel donk by means of a plug-and-play engine electronics, unleashing a total output of 243kW and 690Nm.

For those who want to give their G-Wagen some extra street cred, Brabus will only be too happy to supply a side-exit stainless steel exhaust system, as well as an interior customisation package.

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