Trim Levels of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC

Trim Levels of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC

Trim Levels of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC

By Mercedes-Benz of Charlottesville

Luxury SUVs are a difficult segment. You need to satisfy the needs of SUV consumers such as a ton of cargo space, passenger room, towing ability, and a ton of safety features, while also providing superior comfort and high-tech features. The good news is there is an SUV that accomplishes all of these. That SUV’s name is the Mercedes-Benz GLC. In 2020, the GLC has a ton of upgrades that include LED headlights and taillights and a completely redesigned front grille. Also new this year is a turbocharged four-cylinder engine. The most significant upgrade to the GLC is the inclusion of the MBUX entertainment system, which is one of the best on the market thanks to its look, feel, and ease. With this system, you can control the phone, navigation, entertainment, and various cabin functions through natural voice commands. The GLC has four different trim levels with a ton of features. Take a journey with us as we break down each one.

GLC 300

Mercedes-Benz starts off its engine lineup with a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder that produced 255 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque, which pairs with a nine-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive. All-wheel drive is an available option. The GLC 300 comes with some exciting features such as by LED headlights, a power liftgate, and power-adjustable and heated front seats. Tech features for the 300 include the world-class MBUX infotainment system that consists of a 10.25-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The GLC 300 also provides consumers with a ton of safety features, including blind-spot monitoring, automatic emergency braking, and a drowsy driver warning system.

GLC 350e

The GLC 350e has similar equipment to the 300, and it also comes with the same nine-speed automatic transmission and four-cylinder engine. The difference is the 350e comes with an electric motor for a total of 315 horsepower and standard all-wheel-drive.


The AMG® GLC 43 has similar equipment to the GLC 300 but adds a special turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 that pumps out 385 horsepower and 384 lb-ft of torque. The engine comes standard with all-wheel-drive. There are a few special items that come with this trim including a sport-tuned air suspension and a performance-enhanced transmission and exhaust.


One of the most exciting trims in the lineup is the top-level AMG® GLC 63, as it comes with a turbocharged 4.0-liter V8 that provides you with a whopping 465 horsepower and 479 lb-ft of torque. Features include upgraded brakes, a mechanical limited-slip differential, variable torque distribution for the all-wheel-drive system, and a premium Burmester surround-sound system.

Option Packages

It’s easy to customize the GLC to your taste thanks to several stand-alone options that are available at any trim level. These include a self-parking system, upgraded leather upholstery, and enhanced technology and infotainment features. You also have the option of additional drivers features.

Where to Purchase a Mercedes-Benz GLC near Charlottesville

The Mercedes-Benz GLC is the perfect combination of luxury and practicality, as it comes with a bunch of design features and tech options as well as space and comfort that SUV buyers crave.  Here at Mercedes-Benz of Charlottesville, we have all the latest trims of the GLC in stock! Before you run out and buy one, be sure to check out our entire inventory here on our website and then head down to the dealership to take a test drive. Our main goal is to serve you the best way possible, and we can’t wait to do it!