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Sunday, 26 June 2016

The new Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe cum SUV is available to order in the UK now with first deliveries in September.

  • Entry level GLC 220 d Sport starts at £40,580 OTR
  • High level of standard specification – in line with GLC SUV
  • Choice of two diesel engines at launch: 220 d and 250 d
The new Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupé is now available to order, priced from £40,580 OTR. The first UK deliveries will arrive in September. The GLC Coupé is the newest addition to the GLC model range, and combines SUV practicality with Coupé-style looks.

The range starts with the GLC 220 d which has a 2.1-litre 170 hp diesel engine and delivers 56.5 mpg on the combined cycle and 131 g/km of CO2. The GLC 250 d also features a 2.1-litre engine, with a higher output of 204 hp, and achieves 56.5 mpg and 131 g/km. A 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission is standard.
Two model lines are available: Sport and AMG Line. Standard equipment includes: Garmin Map Pilot navigation system; Active Park Assist; Artico upholstery in black or beige; keyless start; reversing camera; LED performance head lights; heated front seats; sports suspension; electrically operated tail gate; and mirror package (consisting of: electrically operated and automatically dimming mirrors).
Sport models come with a black ash wood interior trim, 18-inch alloy wheels and a diamond grille with black-painted pins.
For just £1,495 more, AMG Line adds: an AMG sports steering wheel with flat bottom; brushed steel sports pedals; black roof lining; and Artico leather in either black or Cranberry Red. The exterior features: an AMG bodystyling kit; 19-inch five-twin-spoke alloy wheels; and a diamond grille with chrome pins.
The Premium and Premium Plus packages are available as options across the GLC Coupé range. Premium package (£1,495) includes: ambient lighting; sliding glass sunroof; Keyless-Go comfort package; and memory package. To this the Premium Plus package (£2,795) adds: COMAND Online infotainment system and Burmester surround sound system (consisting of 13 speakers).
The optional Lane Tracking package (£595) adds Blind Spot Assist and Lane Tracking Assist, and is available on both Sport and AMG Line models.
The Driving Assistance Package (£1,695) includes: Active Blind Spot Assist; Active Lane-keeping Assist; Distronic Plus with Steering Assist; BAS Plus with Crosswind Assist; Pre-safe Plus; and Pre-safe Brake with pedestrian detection.
On AMG Line models, the Night Package (£495) adds detailing including: black exterior mirrors; 19-inch alloy wheels with five-twin-spoke bicolour design; front apron with trim in high-gloss black; and rear apron with diffuser in high-gloss black.