Mercedes-Benz has launched a limited-run ‘Celebration Edition’ of its mid-size luxury SUV, the GLC. The special edition Mercedes-Benz GLC comes with a host of changes to its interior and exterior, and is launched to commemorate 70 years of Indian Independence.
Prices (Ex-Showroom, Pan-India)
Mercedes-Benz GLC 220 d Celebration Edition (diesel): Rs 50.86 lakh
Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 Celebration Edition (petrol): Rs. 51.25 lakh
This special edition has added a new ‘Designo Hyacinth Red’ colour to the Mercedes-Benz GLC’s existing colour shades.
Star logo projection on ingress and egress through LED logo projector fitted on the exit lamps in the side doors.
Glossy black finish on its outside rear view mirrors.
Additional high-sheen chromed elements on its front air intake and rear trim strip.
Gets stainless steel sporty pedals with non-slippery stud inlay.
Comes with Garmin Map Pilot SD card with Mercedes-Benz’s Audio 20 CD infotainment system. The maps have Garmin look and feel and appear in high resolution and in colour.
Since it is a limited-run model, there are no mechanical changes. The petrol version, the GLC 300, is powered by a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol (245PS/370Nm).
While the diesel version, the GLC 200 d, is pulled by a 2.1-litre motor (170PS/400Nm). Both the engines are mated to Mercedes-Benz’s latest 9G-Tronic, 9-speed automatic transmission.