November 11, 2020, Kuala Lumpur – Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Sdn Bhd, the official distributor of Mercedes-Benz vehicles in Malaysia, has launched the locally-assembled GLC 43 4Matic Coupe.
“The new GLC 43 4Matic Coupe exemplifies the perfect balance between power and functionality, featuring the AMG-specific radiator grille, making it instantly recognisable as a member of the diverse and highly successful AMG family. This mid-size performance SUV coupe combines the new expressive design elements with enhanced performance and absolute viability in everyday use.
“Its exceptional agility and sporty driving dynamics is a testament to our brand promise of ‘Driving Performance’ in this segment,” said its vice president of sales & marketing passenger cars Michael Jopp in a statement.
Powering the Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4Matic Coupe is the 3.0-litre V6 engine that is mated to the AMG Speedshift TCT nine-speed automatic transmission. It generates 390 hp and a peak torque of 520 Nm.
Mercedes-Benz claims that the Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4Matic Coupe can sprint from standstill to 100 kph in 4.9 seconds with the top speed electronically limited to 250 kph.
To set the GLC Coupe apart with the new generation GLC Coupe are the AMG-specific radiator grille with vertical chrome-plated fins, multibeam LED headlamps with adaptive highbeam assist plus, side still panels, 21-inch AMG 5 twim-spoke light-alloy wheels, MBUX infotainment system, 12.3-inch instrument cluster, 10.25-inch touchscreen display, and the AMG Night package.
Some of the key highlights of the GLC 43 4Matic Coupe are the black Artico man-made leather/Dinamica microfibre upholstery, AMG multifunction nappa microfibre steering wheel, 5 drive modes, paddle shifters, AMG Ride Control+, AMG-specific Adaptive damping system,
For its safety aspects, it is equipped with Mercedes-Benz Driving Assistance Package that includes the active distance assist distronic, active steering assist, active brake assist, active lane keeping assist, active blind spot assist and pre-safe system, 360 camera, amongst others.
With Mercedes-Benz Financial’s Agility Financing Plan, the Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4Matic Coupe could be available from RM 4,987 per month, calculated based on a 5 year tenure and a downpayment of about 28 percent.
The Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4Matic Coupe is priced at RM 498,722.77 on the road, excluding insurance.