The Mercedes GLC model was first launched in 2008. The German car manufacturers are known to make strong and stable cars. This has been the trend for Mercedes GLC models. Since they first hit the market, the car has always improved keeping up with the automobile industry. That is why we expect nothing less from the new 2017 Mercedes GLC model.
According to rumors, new GLC will be built on totally new platform that will involve using off light weight materials. This means that it will be very light compared to its predecessors. The car will generally be more spacious and will have more improved aerodynamics.
2017 MERCEDES GLC ENGINE AND PERFORMANCE
The new 2017 Mercedes GLC will come with two engine options. Consumers should expect a 2.1 liter four piston engine that will be capable of producing 201 hp as well as 369 lb-ft of torque. There will also be a 3.5 liter V6 engine that will produce 302 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque. The V6 engine will include an ECO start/stop function and a direct fuel injection system.
The new GLC for 2017 will be propelled by a 7 speed automatic transmission system that will drive all the wheels. The car is expected to be fuel efficient with an average of 24 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on highways.
2017 MERCEDES GLC EXTERIOR
The 2017 Mercedes GLC will be stylish as well as aggressive. The front bumper will have large air inlets that will cool the huge engine and also provide cool air for the air conditioning system. It will also be built from light materials most likely carbon fiber and this will significantly reduce the car’s overall weight. This will also aid in achieving top speeds.
The car will be fitted with stylish LED headlights that will function in all weather conditions. The much anticipated car will have heated mirrors, modern roof rails, a redesigned roof spoiler and a rear view camera.
2017 MERCEDES GLC INTERIOR
The interior of the 2017 Mercedes GLC will be classic and will have a very modern touch. Seats will be made of high quality leather that will be comfortable and easy to clean. It will come with two rows of seats that will accommodate five passengers. An top entertainment system and an enlarged leather steering wheel comes as standard.
The new Mercedes GLC for 2017 is also expected to be equipped with the latest high tech gadgets that will aid the driver in very many ways. Such gadgets include a GPS system for navigating, WIFI and Bluetooth for wireless connectivity and an advanced weather control system. There will be a 7 inch touch screen that will display all the crucial information about the car and the gadgets attached to it. The rear view camera will also be attached to this touch screen.
For safety, it will have several automatic airbags and strong durable seat belts will be fitted to all seats.
2017 MERCEDES GLC PRICE AND RELEASE DATE
Though no official statement has been released by the manufacturers, reliable sources indicate that the car will be available in the market in the late 2016 at a starting price of $40,000.
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