Around 5,000 euros more expensive than the normal GLC

Stuttgart, 17 June 2016

The Mercedes GLC Coupé is launched. Three variants are available from 20 June 2016, deliveries begin in the fall. Customers have the choice of two diesel engines and a petrol engine. Prices start at 49.445 euro (GLC 250 4Matic Coupé with 211 HP). The charge against the same motorized, normal GLC is thus nearly 5,000 euros. Only minimally more expensive than the 250 4Matic strong diesel version is 220 d 4Matic for 49.980 euro 170 HP. For nearly 2,000 euros more, namely for 51.289 euros, you get the 250 d 4Matic with 204 HP. The prices for the GLC Coupé are higher than competing with the BMW X 4. There from 48.200 euros. The BMW base model is the 20 d with 190 HP diesel engine. The weaker 20 HP Mercedes is 1,800 euros more expensive.

A total of eight models planned

Come to the three implementation models of the GLC Coupé more five versions and even 2016. Two of them, namely the plug-in hybrid 350 e 4Matic and the AMG sports model 43 4Matic, are known from the normal GLC. Plus, d, a 350 d 4Matic and a 300 4Matic take a 200. One must assume that they will receive the same engines as the corresponding c-class versions. In the final stage the GLC offers Coupé a performance range of 136 Horsepower (200 d) to 367 PS (AMG model).

18-incher, rear view camera and more

Standard access and start system, and seats with imitation leather cover include a chrome package with visible tailpipes, an electrically operated tailgate, a CD radio with 7.0 inch color screen, a rear view camera, with the new SUV-Coupé 18-inch alloy wheels, a keyless. Also an anti-collision system, a crosswind and a high beam Assistant include the basic equipment, as well as a standard Sport suspension and a more direct sports steering and the driving mode system dynamic select. Most models get the nine levels-auto-9G-Tronic, only the plug-in hybrid is still the old 7 g-tronic plus.

New adaptive dampers: dynamic body control

The customer can order also several equipment packages: AMG line for Interior and exterior, night package, exclusive Interior, as well as Designo Interior one - or two-colour. As a highlight, Mercedes recommends the AMG alloy wheels in 19 or 20-inch. The multi-chambered air suspension air body control with adjustable damping and a steel suspension with the new dynamic body control are optionally available. This is multiple levels adjustable, adaptive dampers as it gives her since summer 2015 in the compact Mercedes models. But the spread between the comfortable and the sport setting is higher dynamic body control, series spokesman Christian Anosowitsch said us.

Edition 1 20-inch with leather

If you want more features, can order Edition 1 the engines of introduction of 220 d 4Matic, 250 d 4Matic and 250 4Matic a special model. It has the AMG line exterior, the night package and 20-inch AMG wheels, two-tone leather upholstery. 1 start the surcharges for the Edition at 8.271 euros. (sl)