It is the Mercedes-Benz GLC is a compact luxury SUV that is designed for those who are looking for a blend of performance and practicality. It replaces the GLK Class and will be a new model in the year 2016.
Although it is true that the Mercedes-Benz GLC is no monster performance vehicle, it provides drivers with an exciting experience, particularly in the city. It is also ideal to drive on freeways with the noise from the cabin almost non-existent. Both the transmission and engine are smooth and the suspension gives stability and comfort during turns. Additionally the interior is a relaxing place to be and makes commutes more enjoyable. Also, for daily use, the GLC is an excellent choice.
Trims and Pricing
GLC is a luxury car that can seat up to five people. GLC has the capacity to seat 5 passengers and is available in two versions: GLC300 and GLC300 4Matic. Both come with the identical standard equipment, which includes all-season tires 18-inch alloy wheels adjustable dampers, a power liftgate, side mirrors that fold as well as auto wipers as well as LED daytime running light as well as drive settings, the ability to adjust the front seats’ power and vinyl upholstery. There’s also the 40/20/40 split folding rear row and a rearview camera. 7-inch infotainment screens with dual-zone temperature control Bluetooth connectivity and smartphone connectivity eight speakers, CD player with HD radio, two USB ports, and an interface for MP3 players. Customers can also choose to upgrade to the Sport package, which brings with cross-drilled brake rotors and painted calipers as well as 19-inch wheels. The Night package includes the gloss black exterior trim as well as black wheels. The Lighting package adds LED headlights that are automatically high beams. Additionally, there are an Air Balance package, which includes a cabin scent as well as a purification method. The Interior package includes front seat ventilation , front doors, sills for the doors, leather upholstery, LED lighting for ambient lighting, and additional equipment for your cargo space. The Premium package includes the SUV is equipped with security features such as blind spot monitors, remote ignition/entry satellite radio and front seat heaters as well as an outlet for power at 115 volts. The Multimedia package also comes with an 8.4-inch information display and the ability to control voice commands, navigation, as well as the SD slot. This Advanced Parking Assist package comes with the option of a liftgate with hands-free operation, front and rear sensors for parking as well as automated parking. It also comes with the 360-degree parking camera. A variety of standalone features are available, such as the panoramic sunroof, air suspension with 19- or 20 inch wheels wireless mobile and the Burmester sound system that has 14 speakers. A GLC includes an invoice from the factory of around $40,000 for a model of the GLC300 as well as an MSRP approximately $41,000. The GLC300 4Matic adds approximately $2,000 to its MSRP. As an AA member, you need to be aware that going to any Certified Dealer will not be a hassle, instead it’s an upfront cost that promises savings.
Engine and Performance
Both models are powered by turbo 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces an optimum of 241 horsepower as well as the equivalent of 273 lb.-ft. in torque. It’s connected to a nine-speed auto transmission. Start-stop for engines is also included. Naturally the GLC300 has rear-wheel drive, whereas the 4Matic features all-wheel drive.
Buyers have the option of choosing from a range of trim and color materials like aluminum and wood, to create the appearance they’d like in the GLC interior. The overall experience is elegant, with premium materials being used throughout. Its craftsmanship is top-quality and all the switches feel solid. Information systems are usually the weakest part of new vehicles, but Mercedes Command is a differentiator. The two sizes of the screen allow you to read menus and messages an easy task, while using the system is a breeze. Because of the rotating controller, making choices is a smooth process at the very least, most times. Other technologies onboard are friendly to the user, making them feel less burdened as compared to other vehicles. If you believe that the GLC is like the GLK-Class, reconsider. Nearly every aspect in the inside is bigger with more space for the passengers to stretch their legs across the two rows of seating. The seats themselves are comfortable and comfortable, which makes them ideal for relaxing for hours at a. In terms of cargo space the space is about 20 cubic feet of space behind the seats in the rear, and can be expanded by 56.5 cubic feet when the seats lowered. This is a bit lower than the average.