What Are the Mercedes-Benz Dynamic Select Driving Modes?

May 1st, 2018 by

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What are the Mercedes-Benz DYNAMIC SELECT driving modes? When you buy or lease a new Mercedes-Benz model, you can completely customize your drive around Staten Island in the with a selection of these different driving modes designed for every condition and mood:

  • ECO
  • SPORT+
  • RACE


ECO has the highest mpg rating of all the DYNAMIC SELECT modes and more:

  • ECO sailing function
  • ECO display to track fuel efficiency and best driving practices


When you engage COMFORT mode on Mercedes-Benz DYNAMIC SELECT, you can expect:

  • Well-balanced transmission
  • Comfort-oriented suspension and steering
  • Fuel-efficient powertrain performance

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2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 Interior


The SPORT mode is characterized by:

  • A sporty suspension setup
  • Quicker gear shifts
  • Stiffer responses and direct acceleration


Take athletic driving even further with SPORT+ mode, in which:

  • Performance exhaust opens up for optimal noise
  • Transmission adapts to a racer mindset
  • Suspension provide maximum damping
  • Reduction in power steering assistance occurs

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe seats
2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe rear view


Exclusively offered on the Mercedes-Benz AMG® GT S, RACE mode features:

  • More immediate responses from the V8 engine and accelerator
  • Configuration to maintain high speeds at the lowest gear
  • Exhaust, suspension, and steering settings from the SPORT+ mode, as well as wider drift angles


Truly customize your driving experience with INDIVIDUAL mode, which gives you the power to:

  • Set engine, exhaust, damper, transmission, and more to your preferred specifications
  • Store different setups in memory
  • Mix and match settings from the four other drive modes

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2018 Mercedes CLA interior leather seats

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