Being the second in a line of coupe-like Mercedes, the crossover debuted several hours away before the opening of the New York Motor Show.
Germans presented Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe predecessor in Shanghai like a year ago. Externally the serial version of model doesn’t differ from its prototype. The novelty is constructed on the basis of the GLC SUV, length of the commodity car is 4 730 mm, height – 1 600 mm, and the extent of wheel base is 2 873 mm. The volume of a baggage hold makes 491 liters, with the put back seats this index increases up to 1 205 liters.
Originally the novelty was constructed together with asport suspension. Also for surcharge it is possible to order adaptive or pneumatic. GLC Coupe has the same motor scale as in standard GLC. This autumn customers will be offered a cross-coupe with the turbodiesel engine of 2,1-liters with a power of 170 or 204 hp. and the two-liter petrol engine with 211 hp.
The Mercedes-Benz Company promised that the car market would also receive the version with a petrol engine of 2-liters with 245 hp, “charged” Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 with the 367 hp. three-liter motor and the connected hybrid with 327 hp. Next year there will appear two more diesels.
The Mercedes-Benz Company also promised that the most powerful crossover Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 will accelerate from the place up to “one hundred” less than in 5 seconds.
In actual fact, all the modifications are equipped with all-wheel drive and nine-band “automatic machine”. But a hybrid Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe is the only one, which received a seven-level gear box 7G-Tonic. For Americans the rear-wheel version with the petrol motor also will be available.
At New York Motor Show 2016 the other world premiere from Mercedes-Benz will take place – the brand will present a restyling sedan of CLA.