The new 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC has just been launched in Malaysia, roughly 10 months after the model made its global debut at the Geneva Motor Show back in February.
Prices start from RM 299,888 for the Mercedes-Benz GLC 200, while the GLC 300’s price is estimated at RM 350,000. Both prices are on-the-road, without insurance.
|2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC Variants|
|2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC 200||RM 299,888|
|2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300||RM 350,000 (est)|
The previously available GLC 250 has since been discontinued.
First up, the new GLC gets a restyled front end that features a pair of redesigned headlights flanking an equally refreshed front grille.
The GLC 200 gets Off Road exterior package, which includes a front bumper with an integrated skid plate, giving it a more rugged appearance.
As for the GLC 300, this variant gets the AMG Line exterior package. The AMG Line features a sleeker, sportier appearance than the rugged GLC 200.
The rear end of the refreshed GLC line-up also get a new pair of tail lights, this time with quad LED lighting.
Under the hood of the GLC 200 and GLC 300 is a newer M264 2.0-litre turbocharged 4-cylinder petrol engine, replacing the older model’s M274 unit.
In the case of the GLC 200, the engine outputs 197 PS at 6,100 rpm and 320 Nm from 1,600 rpm to 4,000 rpm.
As for the GLC 300, the engine does 258 PS and 370 Nm.
Both engines share a 9-speed automatic transmission, with power sent to the rear wheels on the GLC 200, and all four wheels on the GLC 300.
Inside, the biggest improvement is the inclusion of the Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX) system, projected onto a new 10.25-inch touchscreen.
The MBUX system also includes a new LTE module which allows for the integration of the Mercedes me connect feature.
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia also introduced the new GLC 300 Coupe on the same day.