Text: Martin Aguilar / Photos: Mercedes-Benz | posted April 20, 2015 12:06
The Mercedes-Benz Concept GLC Coupe combines styling features of a coupe and an SUV
Mercedes-Benz will be revealing the Concept GLC Coupe at the 2015 Shanghai Motor Show which opens today, April 20.
Described as a “near production standard study,” the German automaker said that the vehicle combines the styling features of a coupe and an SUV. With this, it appears that Mercedes-Benz's Concept GLC Coupe is set to rival BMW's X4.
In terms of the design, the front end of the Concept GLC Coupe has a twin-blade radiator grill, LED headlights and a muscular bumper integrated with large air intakes. The side of the vehicle comes with sharp flowing lines, running boards as well as stylish exterior mirrors.
The rear of the Concept GLC Coupe is fitted with split LED taillights, a lip spoiler and a four-pipe exhaust system. The vehicle is finsihed off with 21-inch alloy wheels.
The Concept GLC Coupe is powered by a 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 engine that delivers 372 PS at 5500 rpm and 520 Nm of torque between 1400 to 4000 rpm. The enigne is mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission that sends power to a 4MATIC all-wheel drive system.