- Mercedes-AMG introduces the 2024 GLC Coupe 43 AMG, blending dynamic elegance with signature AMG features.
- Two powerful model variants include the GLC 63 S E PERFORMANCE Coupe, a hybrid SUV coupe with 680 HP, and the entry-level GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe boasting 421 HP.
- Exceptional features such as rear-axle steering, all-wheel drive, and AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 9G transmission enhance the dynamic driving experience.
- The GLC Coupe appeals to those seeking a sporty lifestyle and high-performance with a top-tier hybrid model, the GLC 63 S E PERFORMANCE Coupe.
- Striking exterior design features AMG-specific elements like a jet wing front apron and wide wheel arches.
- The interior showcases AMG seats in ARTICO man-made leather/MICROCUT AMG microfiber and a range of upholstery options, including leather and Nappa leather.
- An AMG Performance steering wheel with paddle shifters, AMG sports pedals, and illuminated AMG door sills enhance the luxurious atmosphere.
- The MBUX infotainment system offers AMG-specific displays, including a "Supersport" style for various content and AMG TRACK PACE for racetrack data.
- The innovative AMG 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine features an electric exhaust gas turbocharger, enhancing response and performance.
- The GLC 63 S E PERFORMANCE Coupe boasts 680 HP and 1,020 Nm system torque, achieving 0-100 km/h in 3.5 seconds and a top speed of 275 km/h.
A few weeks after the debut of the new Mercedes-AMG GLC SUV, the performance and sports car brand proudly presents the new GLC Coupe. This addition completes the successful midsize series from Mercedes-AMG, bringing together dynamic elegance and distinct AMG features to create a remarkable vehicle. Its striking proportions and captivating surfaces underline its unique presence, complemented by an interior of the highest quality.
You have a choice of two powerful model variants: the GLC 63 S E PERFORMANCE Coupe, the brand's first-ever performance hybrid SUV coupe, and the entry-level model, the GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe. The extensive standard equipment, including rear-axle steering, all-wheel drive, AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 9G transmission, and AMG RIDE CONTROL suspension, ensures a thrilling and dynamic driving experience.
"With the new Mercedes-AMG GLC Coupe, we are targeting customers seeking a sporty lifestyle, dynamic design, and impressive performance. The diverse and high-quality technical components guarantee the highest level of driving dynamics and pleasure. With the top model GLC 63 S E PERFORMANCE Coupe, we now also offer our innovative hybrid drive in this segment, ensuring an extensive range of driving experiences," says Michael Schiebe, CEO Mercedes-AMG GmbH and head of business units Mercedes-Benz G-Class & Mercedes-Maybach.
The sporty silhouette of the Mercedes-AMG GLC Coupe flows gracefully to the rear. The headlights are seamlessly integrated into the AMG-specific radiator trim, emphasizing the vehicle's width. The AMG front apron in jet wing design with large air inlets, vertical fins, and additional flics adds bold, distinctive touches. Precise side edges highlight the sporty proportions and muscular wheel arches.
The wheel arch trim in the body color and the AMG side skirt trim blend seamlessly into the elegant design. The confident look is enhanced by the wide track and flush-fitting wheels, available in 19, 20, or 21-inch sizes, some featuring bi-color surfaces. Optional equipment includes entry-optimized running boards and various other packages.
The rear view of the car is widened by the two-part taillights connected by a black, dark red element. The AMG-specific rear apron, either in a diffuser look for the GLC 43 or with an additional diffuser board for the GLC 63 S, along with the double tailpipe trims, underscores the car's powerful image.
Inside, the Mercedes-AMG GLC Coupe boasts AMG seats in ARTICO man-made leather/MICROCUT AMG microfiber with unique graphics and covers for a sporty touch. Optional upholstery options include leather and Nappa leather with an embossed AMG coat of arms. The AMG Performance steering wheel, available in Nappa leather (GLC 43) or Nappa leather/MICROCUT microfiber (GLC 63 S), offers a luxurious and sporty feel. It features a flattened bottom, perforation in the handle area, and silver-colored aluminum shift paddles. The interior's sporty, luxurious ambiance is further enhanced by AMG sports pedals, AMG floor mats, and illuminated door sills with AMG lettering.
The MBUX infotainment system includes various AMG-specific displays and functions, offering a unique driving experience. Features like AMG TRACK PACE, a data logger for use on the racetrack, add to the car's appeal, providing information on vehicle-specific data and lap times.
Under the hood, both models of the Mercedes-AMG GLC Coupe are powered by the AMG 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, combining innovative technologies with high performance and efficiency. This engine is unique for being charged with an electric exhaust gas turbocharger via a 48-volt on-board electrical system, delivering a dynamic and responsive driving experience across the speed range.
The GLC 63 S E PERFORMANCE Coupe, in particular, features an impressive hybrid system with a total output of 500 kW (680 HP) and up to 1,020 Nm of torque, ensuring remarkable acceleration and a top speed of 275 km/h. This performance hybrid drive represents a new era for Mercedes-AMG.
The AMG 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine is complemented by an electric motor on the rear axle, a high-performance battery developed in Affalterbach, and the fully variable AMG Performance 4MATIC+ all-wheel drive system. This setup results in exceptional driving performance and agility, allowing the car to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.5 seconds.
In addition to its impressive power, the GLC 63 S E PERFORMANCE Coupe features an innovative battery system inspired by Formula 1™ hybrid racing cars. The AMG High Performance battery offers high power output and rapid energy consumption and delivery, ensuring optimal vehicle performance.
Furthermore, the AMG GLC Coupe includes various equipment packages that allow for a more individualized experience. These packages, such as the AMG Exterior Night package, AMG Night Package Exterior II, and AMG Exterior Carbon Package, enhance the car's appearance and provide added value.
For those looking to make a bold statement, the Edition 1 of the GLC 63 S E PERFORMANCE Coupe is available in unique exterior colors, including graphite gray magno and high-tech silver magno. It features eye-catching design elements and a distinctive black and yellow interior, creating a truly exclusive driving experience.
In summary, the Mercedes-AMG GLC Coupe combines striking design, advanced technology, and high-performance capabilities to offer an exhilarating driving experience that caters to sporty lifestyles. Whether you choose the GLC 63 S E PERFORMANCE Coupe or the GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe, you can expect a vehicle that blends elegance with dynamism, delivering an unmatched driving pleasure.