Aussie test for Benz ute

Mercedes-Benz’s forthcoming ute – expected to be badged GLT – will undergo extensive testing in Australia, which will be one of its most important markets. The Navara-based pick-up will eventually be offered in a range of body styles, including one fettled by AMG. Speaking to Wheels in Geneva, the head of Mercedes-Benz Vans, Volker Mornhinweg, revealed he plans to visit Australia before local testing begins sometime next year. “I’m coming next month to Australia to have a look,” he said. “Sure it’s the plan to test the ute there. When you develop a product you have to test it everywhere you plan to