Just it’s been a few weeks since Mercedes-Benz launched the upgrade of the Mercedes GLC, one of the SUV’s most popular segment D. Now it is the turn to the body of the coupé, which was introduced aesthetic changes and technicals to to follow at the top of the sales charts.The Mercedes GLC Coupe 2019 changes, but…does it change enough?
The Mercedes GLC is one of the models with more competition from Mercedes. And is that your body conventional fight with models like the BMW X3 or the Audi Q5, while the Mercedes GLC Coupe does against vehicles like the BMW X4. Hence, the mark of the star to give special care to the time to renew this model, that so many joys it has given to Mercedes since his arrival back in 2014.
The Mercedes GLC Coupe debuts design
The exterior design of the Mercedes GLC Coupe wins integers with the addition of items similar to those that we have seen in the renewal of his brother’s body conventional. Thus, we can find a new grille, more stylized, and new light clusters both front and rear, which incorporate an internal design similar to that of the new generation of the Mercedes GLE, about to reach the market.
Of course, as in all good restyling crowd, the brand has added new colors for the bodywork and new designs for the alloy wheels, which can reach up to 21 inches in diameter. Also highlights a new shot from the rear bottom, where we find an exhaust system with outputs…get real!
A inside more technology for the Mercedes GLC Coupe
In the interior the changes are exactly the same that we find in a unit restyling of the Mercedes GLC conventional. In this way, it improves the quality of performance of some coatings, improving also the settings between parts, an area where Audi, for example, has been known to do better with your Audi Q5.
The equipment was expanded with the arrival of a digital instrumentation similar to that of the Mercedes C-Class, as well as with the addition of a new infotainment system with touch screen of 10.25 inches and drive system vocal MBUX. Expand the color possibilities for trim and upholstery, as well as for the ambient lighting, more extensive and with many more colors from which to choose.
The microhibridación arrives at the Mercedes GLC Coupe
The arrival of the system microhibridación EQ BOOST to Mercedes-Benz could not let pass in this new Mercedes GLC Coupe 2019. The petrol versions, all of them based in the same block of four cylinders and two liters of cubicaje, receive this hybridization system is lightweight and the that add up to 14 HP extra (197 and 258 HP for the GLC 200 and GLC 300 respectively), reduce slightly their consumption, and, at least for the moment, allow them to get the label ECO of the DGT.
The diesel engines receive adjustments to comply with the regulations in the anti-pollution Euro 6d, being three versions available: GLC 200d with 163 BHP, GLC 220d with 194 HP and GLC 300d with 258 HP, while the three variants based on a block of four cylinders.
Of course, all versions will be associated to an automatic 9G-Tronic 9-relations, transmitting the power to the ground through the system 4Matic all-wheel-drive permanent. Later will come the updates of the versions more sports, signed by the AMG division.