Mercedes-Benz GLC

Price $45,900 – $91,500
Fuel consumption 8.6 – 13.1 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 83%(view ratings)
First launched as the GLC 300 4MATIC, this vehicle is powered by a 241-horsepower, turbocharged four-cylinder engine paired with a nine-speed automatic transmission and 4MATIC all-wheel drive. Last year, the family added the 362-horsepower AMG GLC 43 4MATIC and a coupe with a sloping roofline. Model year 2018 promises a plug-in hybrid variant with a 34-km EV range. A sporty AMG GLC 63 S with a 503-horsepower, twin-turbo V8 is on the way.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 83%
Fuel economy 5/10
Reliability 10/10
Safety 9/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 8/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2018



  • Well sculpted, comfortable front seats
  • Exclusive plug-in hybrid GLC 350e
  • Performance versions GLC 63 S


  • Cargo hold on the small side (GLC Coupe)
  • Cargo hold really quite small (GLC 350e)
  • Limited rear visibility (Coupé GLC)
  • Stiff ride (AMG GLC 43)