The Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus is a compact luxury SUV that is striking from any angle. Comfort and confidence go hand in hand with its top-of-the-line safety features and refined engines.
The Panoramic Sunroof and KEYLESS-GO Comfort package are among the Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus’ premium features. Its augmented reality provides an easier navigation environment with its camera in the widescreen, recording every area in front of the vehicle. A superimposed highlighted information is displayed, giving you quality graphical images for a faster and safer journey.
The Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus outshines others as one of the world’s high-end luxury SUVs.
Special Features of the Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus
Panoramic Glass Sunroof
A feature exclusive for the Premium Plus package, this panoramic sunroof allows extra light and air to enter the cabin with its massive yet functional glass sunroof.
Besides sliding over, it also includes a tilt position that can be optioned in three stages.
The position depends on the speed of the vehicle and can automatically close upon the detection of rain with its rain-sensor system.
Active Parking Assist
Park and maneuver smoothly with the Active Parking Assist feature integrated on Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus.
It comes with the PARKTRONIC system, which increases convenience in parallel parking on narrow or big spaces.
It uses bumper sensors and cameras to monitor and visually display the SUV’s distance and range from obstacles.
Enter and exit your Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus without hassle thanks to the KEYLESS-GO system.
This system features a SmartKey that allows you to unlock, start, and drive without taking out your keys.
Quickly lock and open your car by simply touching the door handle or step on the brake pedal and press the Start/Stop button to start the engine right away.
“Hey Mercedes” Voice Activation
One of the MBUX system’s highlights is the voice activation feature that allows you to control several infotainment functions, such as music selection, phone calls, destination input, weather forecast, and more.
By simply saying “Hey Mercedes”, you get to enjoy a more comfortable, intelligent, and luxurious fun ride.
Ambient Lighting with 64 Colours
The 64-color ambient lighting completes the perfect mood and ambience for your trip.
64 colors provide individually selectable static tones or dynamically animated mixed effects, allowing you to create the atmosphere you want while you drive.
The ambient lighting also harmonizes with the modernistic HD displays, the generous sense of space inside, and select materials.
Complementing the elegant lines of the trim inside, the indirect LED light goes one step ahead as it boasts exceptional colour schemes.
Interior of the Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus
Multifunction Sports Steering Wheel
The 3-spoke steering wheel has a touch-sensitive interface, covered in black Nappa leather with black topstitching, flattened bottom section, heavily embossed in the grip area.
Integral touch control buttons allow you to control different car functions and the media display, creating a comfortable diving experience and less distraction while on the road.
Packed with ISOFIX Feature, the Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus has an ISOFIX anchor consisting of two lower loops per position to which the child seat can be attached and keeps your child safe.
A top tether anchor use also comes practical when the child seat is placed in the forward-facing position.
10.25-inch Touchscreen Media Display
The high-resolution 10.25-inch multimedia color display inside the cabin adds a luxurious touch to the interior of the GLC43 while also providing a crisp display of images and other important information.
THERMATIC Automatic Climate Control
Increase your luxurious comfort inside the cabin with the THERMATIC automatic climate control, which provides a two-climate zone, offering individual comfort for front passengers.
This feature uses a sensitive sensor system that regulates the temperature throughout the cabin while keeping the atmosphere fresh and clean with its integral fine particulate activated charcoal filter.
DYNAMIC SELECT offers a more personalized driving experience with five driving modes options.
Choosing ‘Slippery,” Comfort,” Sport,” Sport+” Run,” and ‘Individual’ from the DYNAMIC SELECT drive programs can change the vehicle’s functional properties.
This feature changes fundamental parameters such as the engine’s response and transmission, steering dynamics, damping of the suspension, and sound.
Exterior of the Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus
A curvaceously muscular body that matches its eager and sporty performance is evident in the GLC43.
It boasts an AMG bodystyling that runs along the body, sporty air intake, and chrome trim in the front, side, and rear.
Such dynamic design equips the crossover to better performance, handling, and stability on the road.
EASY-PACK Powered Tailgate
Access your cargo boot conveniently with the EASY-PACK powered tailgate feature, as it provides a single-touch button for opening/closing your trunk.
Besides practicality, the tailgate also complements the latest taillamp design, creating more style and aesthetics on its rear profile.
21-inch AMG-forged Wheels
The Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus features 20-inch AMG-forged alloy wheels that provide improved cornering and steering response for that engaging driving experience.
These high-performing wheels complete the sporty character of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class and support its powerful performance.
Adjust and tilt your exterior mirror by a simple press of a button – this significantly prevents damages on your mirror housings, especially when caught in complicated spaces.
It also features an auto-dimming setup on the driver’s side exterior mirror and rear-view mirror inside.
The Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus’ roof rails offer extra load space for bulky baggage pieces you can’t fit in the trunk.
They are sturdy and reliable roof rails that come in a stylish aluminium finish. Roof rails can also secure carrying your bikes, skis, and snowboards, or a cargo container wherever you go.
Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus Specifications
- Stowage package
- EASY-PACK load compartment cover
- Front door sill panels with ‘AMG’ lettering
- MBUX Multimedia
- Front seats – electric adjustment
- Multifunction sports steering wheel in black Nappa leather, with flattened bottom section, heavily embossed in the central grip area, with steering wheel trim in silver chrome with contrasting
- Sports pedals in brushed stainless steel with rubber studs
- THERMATIC – automatic climate control
- Open-pore grey oak wood trim
- ARTICO leather/DINAMICA microfibre upholstery
- “Hey Mercedes” voice activation
- 10.25-inch touch media display
- Mirror package
- AMG bodystyling
- Brake calipers with ‘AMG’ lettering and perforated front brake discs
- Chrome trim – front, side and rear
- EASY-PACK powered tailgate
- AMG-specific radiator grille with black vertical louvres and the trim strip in high-gloss chrome
- Exterior mirrors – heated and electrically adjustable
- Roof rails in aluminium finish
- Tailpipe – two chrome-plated tailpipe trim elements
- Active bonnet
- Active Parking Assist with PARKTRONIC
- ADAPTIVE BRAKE system with HOLD function and dry braking in the wet
- Alarm system with immobiliser and interior protection
- ATTENTION ASSIST
- Automatic child seat recognition
- COLLISION PREVENTION ASSIST PLUS
- Dual-stage airbags – driver and front passenger; driver kneebag and windowbags for driver, front passenger and rear passengers
- Electric parking brake
- Electronic Stability Programme (ESP) with Curve Dynamic Assist and Crosswind Assist
- ISOFIX child seat attachment points with top tether in rear (two outer seats)
- Remote boot release
- Tyre pressure monitoring system
- AMG electronic rear-axle limited-slip differential
- AMG Performance 4MATIC+
- DYNAMIC SELECT
- ECO start/stop function
- AMG RIDE CONTROL
- Premium Package
- Running boards
- 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster with a choice of three display styles
- Ambient lighting – 64 colours
- Smartphone integration comprising Android AutoTM & Apple CarPlayTM
- Premium Plus Package
- 21” AMG alloy wheels – 5-twin spoke design
- Panoramic glass sunroof
- KEYLESS-GO Comfort package
- Memory package
- 360° camera
*Due to chip shortages, these features are no longer available at the moment:
- Hands Free Access (Sensor System For Trunk Lid Opening/Closing)
- Burmester surround sound system
- Wireless Charging
- Multibeam LED Headlights
Technical Data of the Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus
|Engine Capacity||2,996 cc|
|Max Output||390 hp (287 kW)/5,500 – 6,000 rpm|
|Max Torque||520 Nm / 2,500 – 4,500 rpm|
|Acceleration||4.9 s (0 – 100km/h)|
|Top Speed||249 km/h|
|Transmission||AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 9-speed automatic|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||4,682 mm x 2,096 mm x 1,620 mm|
|Fuel Tank capacity||66 L|
Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus Reviews
Check out what others say about the new Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus!
“Well, it’s seriously fast, seriously luxurious, and seriously safe, and can do pretty much everything other than taking on an off-road trail.”
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“I do, it’s a much more satisfying car than I expected, and would get under your skin, if you let it. It’s comfortable, rapid, unassuming, and well adapted for the task.”
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“With impressive straight-line performance, well-resolved handling, and a cosseting ride, the GLC 43 is the most complete ‘43’ variant we’ve driven to date.”
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History of Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus
The Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class replaced the previous GLK-Class as a compact luxury Crossover SUV in 2015. Its assembly started in Germany but was continued at Uusikaupunki, Finland when the plant in Germany reached its full capacity. However, India has also assembled the 2018 models of this class.
With a wide range of variants, high-class performance, and improved style and functionality, the GLC-Class has continued to transform the industry in its first generation. This includes a variety of its SUV and Coupe body styles and a diverse set of engines, including diesel, petrol, and hybrid options.
The Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class offers a wide range of performance depending on which model you go for. For instance, the Mercedes-Benz GLC300 4MATIC AMG PREMIUM PLUS offers you its futuristic style and features, providing that more enjoyable and safer ride. Its spacious interior cabin also gives a refined sense of driving with its three natural-grain wood trims. Its digitized media display and instrument cluster also provides both a safer and entertaining ride.
The Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus is part of the AMG Line Premium Plus of the GLC-Class and other several variants. This includes the Sport, AMG Line, AMG Line Ultimate, Mercedes-AMG, Mercedes-AMG Premium, and Mercedes-AMG Premium Plus. Some models can be found with their 4MATIC variants, while categorized in either SUV or Coupe body style.
Ranked as one of the top vehicles in the Luxury Compact SUV category by U.S. News & World Reports Best Cars, the GLC Class definitely stands out globally from its sleek features to its high-class safety and performance. From its track-tuned and wind-tunnel-honed body design, the GLC-Class highlights its large wheels, long wheelbase, and wide track, stability, sportiness, and space. Its high-performing engine and innovative features also complete every variant of this class, thereby showcasing a distinct character of one another.
The facelifted GLC-Class was unveiled as a 2020 model at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, thereby recognizing one of its largest markets, which includes some countries in and around Europe and Britain. Germany is also a home of this class as well as in the US.
Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus FAQ
How many seats does the Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus have?
The Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus has 5 seating capacity.
How many cc/power does the Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus have?
The Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus has 2,996 cc engine capacity and has a maximum output of 390 hp and 520 Nm of torque.
What is the top speed of the Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus?
Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus has an acceleration of 0 to 100km/h in 4.9 seconds and can reach the top speed of 249 km/h.
What is its fuel efficiency?
The Mercedes-AMG GLC43 AMG SUV 4MATIC Premium Plus has a fuel tank capacity of 66 L and a fuel consumption of 31 MPG with AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 9-speed automatic transmission.
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