2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Price, Arrival Date

For a company to remain the on top of others, it must deepen its roots in innovations and technological advancements. This can be justified by one of the giant German automakers, Mercedes-Benz. In 2015, they introduced a new luxurious SUV called GLC-class to replace GLK class. In less than two years of production, they are planning to release a new redesigned and refurbished model to be known as 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC. This model will have most of latest features, tough body, and improved fuel economy. It will be built from the combination of designs deduced from other company’s top models coupled with new designs to produce a super sleek vehicle. Major competitor will be BMW X4.

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC front

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC – Inside and Out Design:

The luxurious feeling will be impacted on this SUV, as some of internal features will be based on S-class sedan. Interior will be refreshing by use of leather finishing with decorations and padded internal body walls. Seats will be made of natural leather with standard one being MB-Tex while there will be two other optional. Dashboard will come with more added features, which will be easy to use. The standard features include heated steering wheels, multicolored internal lighting and a standalone 7.0- inches infotainment touch screen display. There will be a touchpad COMMAND controller and a well-curved brown wood will style the dashboard. Other components that are expected to be availed in 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC are 3-zone automatic climate control, head up display, radar cruise control, and active parking system and fragrance atomization. Connectivity with devices will be enhancing by availability of Bluetooth, USB ports and Wi-Fi hotspot. It will be possible to auto start the vehicle using a Smartphone installed with car programs. Safety will be ensured by car being equipped with adequate airbags, safety belts, collision warning, lane departure and automatic braking system among others security devices.

Exterior Design:

Much of exterior features will be modified to increase the aerodynamics. This will ensure the vehicle is more stable and agile. Body will be built on MRA modular platform. Front will feature a new aggressively looking grill with large mesh air inlets. Bumpers will also be redesigned and will appear big. The latter will come with LED technology headlamps. On the rear, section there will be reworked and uplifted bumper and sleek rear lamps. Additionally, it will have curves in the body and arched roofline. The body will be made using light material to improve fuel efficiency by reducing overall weight.

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC interior

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC – Engine Performance and Fuel Economy:

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC is likely to use the existing 2016 model engines. A 2.0l four-cylinder inline engine with a turbocharger will propel it. Power production will be 241 horsepower and torque output of 273 lb-feet. The power will be connected to a nine-speed automatic transmission. On fuel economy, this SUV will achieve 22 miles per gallon in the city and 28 miles per gallon in highways. There might be other engine option based on diesel and probability of V-8 with capacity to produce 450 hp although it will be a 4.0l.

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC side

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC – Possible Arrival Date and Price:

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC is expected to be unveiled in upcoming Frankfurt motor show with market entrance expected at the second half of 2017. Base price is estimated to be $40,000.

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