2016 Mercedes GLC Design, Review, Price

This German car producer declared year ago that they would make a switch and change some of their model’s names so that they make more sense and that they become easier to pronounce. One of the cars that got its name changed is this 2016 Mercedes GLC which was previously known as the GLK model. This mid-size SUV got serious redesign and it is now ready to hit the roads and become significant car on this market. A lot of new technology features were added to make this model a top of the notch type of car. It has totally different styling than its predecessor with more sleek body shape and without the boxy look that was present with the previous model. It now has a rear end that has a raked roofline and it looks great. This second generation model has better design, tech features and better safety than ever before. There will be 2 different versions offered for American market. First one will be GLC300 and the second one will be GLC300 4Matic. First one will have RWD while the second one will have AWD with 45/55 torque split in favor of front and rear.

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2016 Mercedes GLC Engine and Specs

This car comes with a single powertrain option offered. There are no more engines but this one will be enough. The engine that would be found under the hood of this car is 4 cylinder 2.0 liter engines that can produce 241 horsepower and 273 lb. –ft. of torque. This engine comes paired with nine speed automatic shifter that will make it more efficient. There is also a possibility of a diesel version in the US but that will probably not happen now and it will be introduced later on.

2016 Mercedes GLC Design and colors

Outside of this car looks great. Front comes with grille that has twin blade unlike some other models that have only one blade on the grille. There will also be LED headlights featured on this model and it will come with technology that will switch beams automatically depending on the traffic. This car will have collision system that is consisted of cameras, radars and sensors that will warn drivers for possible collision on both front and rear. There is also adaptive cruise control available for this car which means that the car can set its speed and braking on its own to stop crashes. On the inside of this car there will also be a lot of tech included. Inside design will come with a lot of room for its passengers and it will provide high level of comfort. It will have the best materials used for its interior and it will have leather included. Dashboard and center console are designed to be elegant and modern and they feature touchpad to control infotainment system of the car. Unlike the GLK, where was offered just one model of color design, the new GLC provides you with three shades of color. Available colors are: Diamond White, Cardinal Red and Magno Dakota Brown.

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2016 Mercedes GLC Release date and Price

This car will hit the markets later this year and the price is still unknown but it is rumored to be around $40,000.

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