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2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class Announced

If the name of “GLC” sounds unfamiliar to you: the new 2016 GLC-class is the redesigned GLK-class, closely related to the C-class.


The GLC class is larger than the current GLK class in every aspect, but weights 176 lbs lighter. This is achieved by using hybrid materials in the car body construction such as aluminum, magnesium and high-strength steel.

Just like the C class, consumers can also get the optional air suspension on the GLC. Talking about the powertrain, Mercedes replaces the 7-speed automatic transmission with the latest 9G-TRONIC unit (by its name, it is a 9-speed transmission)...

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The Mercedes-Benz GLC Class: Spy Shots

The Mercedes-Benz GLC Class, Redesigned GLK

The GLC isn’t something new to the Mercedes product line. It is simply the redesigned GLK class with a new name.

The reason why the compact SUV is changing its name is mainly for consumers to recognize its position in the market: GLA can be compared to the A class; GLC is like the C-Class in the sedan product line; and the GLE is similar to the E-class.

In fact the GLC will share lots of parts with the current W205 C class, not only the interior styling, but also the powertrain. It is expected to come with the most engine options that the W205 C class has, including a 4-cylinder and 6-cylinder turbocharged engine...

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