Mercedes-Benz has announced the details of its top spec X Class ute, X350d 4MATIC. The car should be available in Australia in late 2018.

The engine is 3.0L V6 producing 190kW and 550Nm. 0 to 100km/h sprint in 7.9 seconds, top speed 205 km/h. The engine is mated to a seven speed automatic transmission and the set up is all wheel drive.

Two trim levels are offered: Power and Progressive. Progressive has 17 inch six spoke alloy wheels, air vents in chrome, a leather steering wheel, fabric seats and the basic Audio 20 infotainment system, paired with an eight-speaker sound system. The higher spec Power cars have 18-inch alloy wheels, LED headlights, a matte-black dashboard trim piece and leather dash-top trim, leather (electrically adjustable) seats and the Audio 20 infotainment system.