The newest GLC will come on the market significantly improved, and we can expect a lot of standard safety and technology features as well as other very interesting features, both inside and outside. This model will also contain fantastic engine options with great performances, but we already used to see this on Mercedes – Benz vehicles, so this is not a big surprise. The upcoming 2017 Mercedes GLC is expected to include two models and those are GLC 300 and GLC43.
2017 Mercedes GLC – Body Design:
This model will continue to provide elegant exterior design and we can expect some slight changes in this segment. First of all, the exterior dimensions will be a bit different than in previous GLC, so we can expect that the upcoming model or more precisely GLC300 will be 2.0 inches wider as well as 4.7 inches longer than its predecessor. Also, another change is that this model will be a bit lighter than before thanks to the lightweight materials from which are built.
Now we can move on some specific details from outside. The 2017 Mercedes GLC will be offered in several of colors and some of them are Polar White, Diamond White Metallic, Selenite Grey Metallic, and Dakota Brown Metallic. Furthermore, LED daytime running lights and power-folding mirrors will be the part of the standard equipment while the wheels will be very large 18 inches offered as standard, and also 19-inch offered as optional. The front grille and also the front bumper of this model are very well shaped, and we can see the diamond black finish in the grille while in the front bumper we can notice large air intakes and also quality fog lights powered by LEDs. There are some rumors that panoramic roof will be offered as standard but this information is not confirmed yet.
Inside the cabin, 2017 Mercedes GLC is very comfortable, but besides that, we can expect great pieces of stuff inside, starting from the numerous tech features to the great safety features as well as to the high-quality materials. First of all, the cabin is more spacious than before, and you have a lot of space inside, so you can enjoy a drive. All seats are very comfortable, a ten-way power, and also wrapped by the fine leather. For entertainment, we can expect an eight-speaker sound system, a media player interface, Bluetooth connectivity, the Mercedes-COMAND interface. Other interior features include dual-zone automatic climate control, a rearview camera, driver memory settings and many others.
2017 Mercedes GLC – Engine Expectations and Performance:
Beneath the hood, the newest 2017 Mercedes GLC will be powered by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that will be capable of generating 241 hp at 5500 rpm as well as 273 ft-lbs. at 1300 rpm. The power will be routed to the rear wheels trough the fantastic 9-speed shiftable automatic transmission system. Start/Stop technology will be offered as standard. Fuel economy rate will be 22/28/24 in city/highway/combined. The acceleration from 0-60 mph will be fantastic 6 seconds for GLC 300 and even better 5.9 seconds for GLC43 while the top speed for both models will be 130 mph.
2017 Mercedes GLC – Price and Debut Time:
According to numerous rumors, the release date of the newest 2017 Mercedes GLC should be this year, probably in fall. The starting price will be around $40,000. This remarkable vehicle will probably continue to be a well selling vehicle and it deserves that for sure. Some of the main rivals of the GLC will be Audi Q5, BMW X3, Acura RDX and also Volvo XC60.