Shout-out to Mercedes-Benz for an incredible honor from Motor Trend. The magazine named the 2013 Mercedes-Benz GL the coveted "SUV of the Year". The GL was put up against SUVs and crossovers of every brand, 11 contenders total, and the criteria included design advancement, engineering excellence, performance of intended function, fuel efficiency, safety and value. Congratulations Mercedes-Benz! Check out the "behind the scenes" video of the testing process itself. And if you’re interested in your own SUV of the Year, visit Savannah’s local authorized Mercedes-Benz dealer and our client, Critz, at