Vehicle Preview: 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe

October 1st, 2016 by

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The 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe is the best kind of multipurpose vehicle. Blending the most desirable attributes of both an SUV and a sports car, the GLC Coupe is luxurious, versatile and sporty.

With a sloping roofline and chiseled, poised body, the 2017 GLC Coupe commands attention. Lightweight construction incorporating aluminum and high- and ultra-high-strength steel keeps strength up and weight down.

Spirited performance and a first-class luxury experience await drivers of the new 2017 GLC Coupe. The 2017 GLC Coupe 4MATIC® Coupe carries a turbocharged 2.0-litre four cylinder engine with 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque paired with a 9G-TRONIC nine-speed automatic transmission for smooth shifts, high efficiency and exceptional performance. The all-weather, all-terrain confidence of 4MATIC® all-wheel drive is standard.

The Mercedes-AMG® GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe features a biturbo 3.0-litre V6 engine that produces 362 horsepower and 384 lb-ft of torque. The 9G-TRONIC transmission and an AMG® performance version of the 4MATIC® system are included.

With available AIR BODY CONTROL air suspension, the 2017 GLC Coupe is the only vehicle in its segment to offer the high-end chassis control that a sophisticated air suspension provides. DYNAMIC SELECT gives drivers five drive modes – “Eco,” “Comfort,” “Sport,” “Sport+” and “Individual” – allowing you to dial the 2017 GLC Coupe right in to suit your tastes.

You’ll be flying first-class in the cabin of the 2017 GLC Coupe. It’s distinctively styled with classic Mercedes-Benz elements. The round ventilation system outlets, the sweep of the dashboard, even the seat design all share the family look. Whether you choose MB-Tex or 2017 GLC interiorleather upholstery, opulent wood or sleek metallic accents – it’s all assembled with the careful craftsmanship you expect from Mercedes-Benz. Standard feature highlights include a rearview camera, power tailgate, seven-inch display with media interface, and a sunroof. The AMG® GLC43 Coupe also adds an AMG® RIDE CONTROL Sport suspension.

Drivers are supported by a suite of safety assistance systems that includes standard COLLISION PREVENTION ASSIST PLUS®, Crosswind Assist and ATTENTION ASSIST®. With those technologies on-board, the 2017 GLC Coupe is an ever-alert co-pilot.

Infotainment is controlled by the available 8.4-inch COMAND® system. The large screen, intuitive touchpad and COMAND® controller put navigation, entertainment, vehicle settings, easy phone integration and more at your fingertips.

What started as a concept car is now production reality — sleek, sporty and efficient, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe is worth the wait. It builds on the excellence of the GLC SUV and brings a more dynamic edge to its segment. It has been tuned for responsiveness and delivers unparalleled luxury inside. Come in for more information and updates, and watch for the new 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe to arrive starting in early 2017.

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