Luxury compact crossovers are just as in demand as the affordable ones, and the Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe is one vehicle to watch out for. The Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe is a relatively new offering from Mercedes-Benz but has gained popularity in a relatively short period of time. And with its recent facelift for the 2020 model year, the GLC Coupe looks all the more interesting. In this article, we are going to look at the 2021 GLC Coupe’s performance specifications and features.
For the 2021 model year, the GLC Coupe receives a 360-degree camera system, rear cross-traffic alert, and a self-parking function as standard features. On the other hand, a new Cirrus Silver exterior color has also been introduced. Intrigued by the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe? Contact us today to schedule a test drive.
|2.0-liter Turbocharged Inline-Four Cylinder
||19-inch 5-spoke Wheels
||Heated Front Seats|
|255 hp / 273 ft-lbs.
||Natural Grain Brown Ash Wood Trim
||Dual-zone Automatic Climate Control|
|9G-TRONIC automatic transmission with shift paddles
||10.25-inch touchscreen multimedia display|
|4MATIC Permanent All-Wheel Drive
||Power tilt/sliding sunroof
||Steering wheel with Touch Control Buttons|
The GLC Coupe offers an amazing driving experience thanks to its lively powertrain that produces 255 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. The engine comes mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission and the power is sent to all four wheels through the 4MATIC permanent all-wheel-drive system. If you are looking for more power, the GLC Coupe is also available in three more configurations with more powerful engines. The AMG GLC 43 Coupe is powered by a 3.0-liter bi-turbocharged V-6 that produces 385 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque, the AMG GLC 63 Coupe is powered by a Handcrafted AMG 4.0-liter bi-turbocharged V-8 that produces 469 horsepower and 479 pound-feet of torque, and the AMG GLC 63 S Coupe is powered by a handcrafted AMG 4.0-liter bi-turbocharged V-8 that pumps out 503 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque. All the other engines mentioned are mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission.
The interior of the GLC Coupe is well dressed in heated front seats, synthetic leather upholstery, power-adjustable front seats with driver-seat memory, dual-zone automatic climate control, 10.25-inch touchscreen display, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Bluetooth connectivity, HD Radio, Steering wheel with Touch Control Buttons, Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX), and “Hey, Mercedes” keyword activation, to name some of them. If you would like to take it up a notch, optional features like leather upholstery, heated and ventilated front seats, 64-color LED ambient lighting, Sport front seats, and heated steering wheel are available.
Mercedes-Benz offers a plethora of safety features like seven airbags, adaptive braking technology, SmartKey with KEYLESS-START, PRE-SAFE, Blind Spot Assist with Exit Warning Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, and Crosswind Assist, to name some of the many features offered.