2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe 2016 New York Debut
Last month, the new 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe we could see almost without camouflage. Presentation is here, in front of the door. NY Motor Show will host this European athlete. Mercedes company this March has her hands full. Everything explains the total item on the New York Auto Show, which includes four models. These are the Mercedes-AMG E43 4Matic, Mercedes-AMG 4Matic GLC43 and restyled Mercedes-Benz CLA, and of course 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe.
At the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe model is long awaited, given that the concept from Shanghai is very similar to the serial product. Even then it was emphasized that the concept model will not be significantly changed before putting into production. Pending the presentation of the GLC and GLS models, and is now on the order, new, more dynamic alternative of the regular GLC. The new model is based on the 2016 Mercedes GLC which replaced the GLK model in the Mercedes lineup. It was an expected move by the company to direct toward this model BMW X4 model. Like is done with GLE Coupe SUV, which Mercedes was released to the market as a direct rival BMW X6 model.
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe Design
This model appears on the market as a direct competitor to BMW X4 model. If you believe the manufacturer, 2017 GLC Coupe will be longer than X4, for 6 cm, because the concept of length 473 cm. GLC Coupe 2017 will have a height of 160 cm and a wheelbase of 283 cm. Because of the coupe design, this model limits the space in the vehicle for passengers in the second row. Also, the luggage compartment is smaller than that in the regular Mercedes GLC model, which is 580 l. Positioned on the same platform that underpins the already second-generation GLK SUV, it is understandable why the new GLC Coupe parts and operating units with GLC model.
2017 Mercedes GLC Coupe Specs
That means we can expect four-cylinder and six-cylinder gasoline and diesel in the range of engines, just like a standard GLC models. On the US market , GLC Coupe in the basic version will run 2.0-liter turbo four gasoline unit with 241 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque (370 Nm). 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe Plug-in Hybrid variant ( GLC 350 e Coupe ) will combine a 2.0 L turbo gasoline engine and electric motor. Disposal of a total of 279 hp, whereby the autonomy of electric-only amount to around 30 km.
3.0 L V6 bi-turbo engine, and with 367 hp and 520 Nm of torque combined with a nine-speed automatic transmission 9G-TRONIC will run 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43, 4Matic Coupe. Sports version of 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC 63, from bi-turbo V8 engine with 476 hp and 510 hp, will appear on the market somewhat later than the other variants of the new Mercedes coupe’s.
Release date of 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe is the fall of 2016. First, it can be expected on the market of Germany where the basic version of this model will have a cost of almost 45,000 euros.