Mercedes-Benz GLC Class News

  • 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

    Mercedes-Benz's GLC is about to come in for a minor facelift. The changes represent a mid-cycle update for the small luxury SUV which first arrived in 2015 as a 2016 model. We should see this updated version in the second half of 2019 as a 2020 model. The GLC is an important model for Mercedes. The automaker sold close to 70,000 of them in the United States last year, which is the best result since the SUV went on sale. This means you shouldn't expect Mercedes to rock the boat with this update. We can spot minor revisions to the grille and headlights, with the latter benefiting from a new...

  • 2020 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 Coupe facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2020 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 Coupe spy shots and video

    Hot on the heels of the sighting of an udpated Mercedes-AMG GLC63 comes our first look at an updated version of the more rakish GLC63 Coupe. Both models are expected to arrive alongside an updated version of the regular GLC in the second half of 2019. The updated GLC range, including the AMG...

  • 2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 S
    Mercedes-AMG GLC63 S smashes Alfa Romeo Stelvio's 'Ring record

    Mercedes-AMG's GLC63 S is now the fastest SUV around the Nürburgring, with AMG development engineer Markus Hofbauer having managed to fling the 503-horsepower small SUV around the full Nordschleife in a time of 7:49:369. That compares to the previous record of 7:51.7 set by the similarly...

  • Mercedes-Benz GLC F-Cell
    Mercedes delivers first GLC F-Cell hydrogen-electric hybrid SUVs

    Mercedes-Benz has delivered the first examples of its hydrogen-electric GLC F-Cell SUVs to customers in Germany. Those initial owners include German railway operator, Deutsche Bahn. Other companies that will soon take delivery of the SUV include Air Liquide, Shell, Linde AG, and the cities of...

  • 2020 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2020 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 spy shots

    Mercedes-Benz is working on a mid-cycle facelift for its GLC and that means all versions of the small SUV, including those from AMG, will be going under the knife for a bit of refinement. Our latest spy shots show a prototype for AMG's updated GLC63 which should arrive alongside the updated version...

  • 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe spy shots

    Mercedes-Benz's GLC and GLC Coupe are about to come in for a minor facelift. We spotted a prototype for the updated GLC earlier this year and now we have the first shots of the updated GLC Coupe. The changes represent a mid-cycle update for the coupe-like SUV which first arrived in 2016 as a 2017...

  • Mercedes-Benz GLC F-Cell, 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show

    Mercedes-Benz on Tuesday unveiled a hydrogen fuel cell-powered version of its popular GLC at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. The vehicle is virtually production ready, though we won’t see it in showrooms until late 2019, the automaker has confirmed. Called the GLC F-Cell, the design is different to most fuel cell vehicles in that it is a plug-in hybrid, a hydrogen-electric plug-in hybrid. Thanks to a 13.8-kilowatt-hour lithium-ion battery, drivers will be able to charge the SUV at public charging stations instead of solely relying on almost non-existent hydrogen stations when the tanks...

  • 2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63, 2017 New York auto show
    2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 video preview

    The 2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 is evolution, baby. The performance SUV with a fire-breathing turbo V-8 just made its debut at the 2017 New York Auto Show and we’re sure this thing is the duck-billed platypus of our dreams. We’ve seen the GLC-Class evolve from a compact SUV to a...

  • 2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 Coupe, 2017 New York auto show
    The 2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 and GLC63 Coupe are your insane compact SUVs

    Performance SUVs appeal to a subset of people who are into naked base jumping, bear wrestling, and punching kangaroos. Mercedes-AMG doesn't mind those people skipping their meds—they prefer it—and has unveiled a salve at the New York auto show until the next big-game bare-knuckle boxing...

  • 2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 Coupe spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 Coupe spy shots

    Mercedes-Benz’s GLC Coupe is set to receive the full-force AMG treatment. The slinky coupe-like SUV already comes in GLC43 flavor, but our latest spy shots reveal a prototype for what’s destined to be a GLC63 Coupe. Signature AMG elements include the protruding grille, aggressive aero...

  • 2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 spy shots

    Mercedes-AMG engineers are in the final stages of development of a new GLC63, a model confirmed by the Affalterbach tuner’s boss Tobias Moers in March. That’s right. AMG has dropped its twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 into the engine bay of the GLC. This should make the GLC63 a real...

  • 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43, Affalterbach, Germany
    2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43 first drive review

    We’ve been down this road before—well, not literally, as this particular stretch of Germany’s Baden-Württemburg state isn’t exactly bristling with tourists. But there’s a distinct familiarity to the Mercedes-AMG GLC43. After all, the recipe is tried-and-true for...

  • 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43 Coupe

    Mercedes today unveiled a vehicle that will come as no surprise to fans of the German brand, the 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43 coupe. The GLC43 Coupe is the higher performance variant of the slope-roofed GLC300 crossover. It is defined mostly by its engine, a twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6 producing 362 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque. The turbos put out a maximum of 16 psi of boost. Quoted performance figures include a 0 to 60 mph time of 4.8 seconds and a top speed electronically limited to 130 mph. Of course, the engine isn't the only performance upgrade. It also gets the AMG...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class Coupe (GLC300 Coupe 4Matic)
    2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC300 4Matic Coupe first drive review

    You know that thing where we're calling things coupes, when they're not? Lay that at the feet of Mercedes-Benz. Back in 2006, Benz started the "four-door coupe" trend with the original CLS-Class sedan. Things quickly got out of hand. All sorts of brands, from Land Rover to Mazda, started using...

  • Mercedes-Benz GLC F-Cell prototype
    GLC F-Cell previews Mercedes fuel cell car coming in 2017

    Mercedes-Benz first tested the waters with a vehicle powered by a hydrogen fuel cell with the unveiling of the B-Class F-Cell in 2009, which the automaker didn’t actually sell to the public but leased to a small number of customers and fleet buyers to learn about usage patterns. The automaker...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe, 2016 New York International Auto Show
    2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe and GLC43 preview

    Mercedes has a hit on its hands with the GLC-Class crossover SUV. The replacement for the GLK, the GLC has moved to softer lines and a more upscale interior. The result is a quite likeable crossover with refined good looks, a smooth ride, and an elegant cabin. But if one version works, why not...

  • 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43
    Mercedes-AMG confirms GLC63, drift mode for new E63

    Mercedes-AMG had an onslaught of new performance cars on show at this week’s 2016 New York Auto Show. The list included the updated CLA45 and new E43 sedans, the new GLC43 and GLC43 Coupe SUVs, and the stunning C63 Cabriolet. The official tuner to Mercedes-Benz also confirmed in New York that...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe, 2016 New York Auto Show
    2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe revealed: Live photos and video

    Mercedes-Benz has a busy 2016 New York Auto Show ahead of it. Not only is Mercedes introducing new GLC43 and E43 performance offerings, as well as an updated CLA range, the German automaker is also introducing its new GLC Coupe. The GLC Coupe goes on sale early next year, as a 2017 model, and as...

  • Teaser for 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43 Coupe

    Mercedes-Benz has a busy 2016 New York Auto Show ahead of it. Not only will Mercedes introduce new GLC43 and E43 performance offerings, as well as an updated CLA range, the German automaker has now confirmed that we’ll also be treated with the world debut of a GLC Coupe. As the teaser video reveals, the GLC Coupe is essentially a smaller version of the GLE Coupe, combining coupe-like styling with the ruggedness of an SUV. We’ve known about the vehicle for some time thanks to prototypes spotted in the wild and a thinly-veiled concept version unveiled a year ago. The GLC Coupe...

  • 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43
    2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43 revealed before New York Auto Show

    Mercedes has a boatload of product to reveal at the 2016 New York International Auto Show and the PR team is trickling out information on those vehicles on what seems like a daily basis. The next one up is the sport version of the compact GLC crossover. It's called the Mercedes-AMG GLC43 and it...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe spy shots

    Following the successful launch of its GLK-replacing GLC, Mercedes-Benz is now about to add a sportier, coupe-like version of the small SUV. The original BMW X6, spawned from the X5, was the first vehicle to combine the sleek look of a coupe with the taller ride height and extra capability of an...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC43 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC43 spy shots

    This might look like one of the many prototypes we previously saw for the 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC, the replacement for the GLK small SUV, but it’s actually a prototype for a performance-oriented GLC variant due out next year. We’re not talking about a dedicated performance model from...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC43 Coupe spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43 Coupe spy shots

    Mercedes-Benz’s replacement for the GLK-Class, the GLC, has just arrived on the scene, and soon it will be joined by a version with coupe-like styling that—everyone look surprised!—will be called a GLC Coupe. The GLC Coupe was previewed in concept form at this year’s...

  • 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class (Euro-spec)
    2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC Priced From $39,875

    We already had a chance to take Mercedes-Benz’s new GLC for a spin and found it to be a very impressive vehicle. With a roomy interior that’s easily the best in class, a powerful engine under the hood (and more potent units to come), and ride comfort that’s comparable to the...

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