2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class Coupe debuts with extra energy, tech, and up to date appears to be like
The up to date 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class Coupe bowed Monday forward of its formal unveiling on the 2019 New York Worldwide Auto Present in April. Like the usual 2020 GLC-Class that debuted earlier this 12 months, the GLC Coupe options refreshed styling with a brand new infotainment system and a extra highly effective 2.0-liter turbo-Four engine underhood. It goes on sale late this 12 months first as a GLC 300 4MATIC, with higher-power variations more likely to comply with later.
The GLC Coupe is the newest Mercedes to get the automaker’s new infotainment software program, which encompasses a 10.3-inch touchscreen for infotainment that may be optionally teamed with a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster. The brand new infotainment software program options commonplace Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, a touchpad, and voice recognition that may search the web to reply questions corresponding to “The place’s the closest ironmongery shop?” or “Will or not it’s sunny in San Francisco at the moment?”
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With 255 horsepower from its 2.0-liter turbo-4, the 2020 GLC 300 has 14 hp greater than final 12 months’s mannequin. A 9-speed computerized transmission shuttles energy to all 4 wheels as commonplace gear.
For the brand new 12 months, the GLC comes commonplace with computerized emergency braking and a driver consideration monitor. The non-obligatory adaptive cruise management can now mechanically alter the GLC’s pace to the posted restrict and alter lanes mechanically at a faucet of the flip sign if it senses a gap in visitors.
2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class Coupe
New styling touches embody slimmer headlights, revised bumpers, and new grille particulars.
What’s unchanged is the crossover SUV’s profile, which encompasses a rakish roofline that dives towards the rear bumper behind the again seat. The 2020 GLC Coupe’s styling comes on the expense of practicality. The German automaker has not launched detailed specs for the GLC Coupe, however the crossover SUV’s cargo quantity is unlikely to alter a lot from the 49.Four cubic ft of final 12 months’s mannequin with the rear seats folded down. The usual GLC has about 7 extra cubes with its rear seats folded.