The Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class (X253/C253) is a compact luxury crossover SUV introduced in 2015 for the 2016 model year that replaces the GLK-Class. According to Mercedes-Benz, it is the SUV equivalent to the C-Class. Although officially considered compact, it is considered mid-size in the US market. Like its predecessor, it is assembled at Mercedes-Benz’s plant in Bremen, Germany. The GLC-Class is available in a five-door body style with seating for five. Mercedes also offers a GLC Coupé, with a sloping rear roof design. At the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, Mercedes unveiled the refreshed GLC-Class as a 2020 model. New features include an updated MBUX Operating System that can be activated by saying “Hey Mercedes”, new engines, a new steering wheel, and a 12.3-inch digital cockpit.

Petrol: 1991 cc, Inline-4 cylinder, Mercedes-Benz M264 engine, 197 HP Power, 320 Nm Torque, 0-100 kmph in 7.8 Seconds, 217 kmph Top Speed, 12 kmpl Average, 66 litre Fuel Tank, 9G-Tronic 9-speed Automatic Transmission

Diesel: 1950 cc, Inline-4 Cylinder, Mercedes-Benz OM654 engine, 194 HP Power, 400 Nm Torque, 0-100 kmph in 7.9 Seconds, 215 kmph Top Speed, 15 kmpl Average, 66 litre Fuel Tank, 9G-Tronic 9-speed Automatic Transmission

2 Variants: 200 Progressive, 220d 4Matic Progressive

2 Upholsteries: Beige Artico Man-made leather, Grey Artico Man-made leather

1 Wheel: 19 inch aerodynamically optimised light-alloy in black with high-sheen finish

7 Colours: White, Blue, Silver, Hi-Tech Silver, Obsidian Black, Cavansite Blue, Red

Price range: Rs. 62 lakh – Rs. 68 lakh (Ex-showroom, Delhi)

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