The all-new 2020 Mercedes AMG GLC 63 S will get a significant facelift. The upcoming crossover will come with new exterior features such as headlights and taillights. Plenty of AMG-type of features are also brand-new.
The German manufacturer will also introduce new optional wheels, additional badging and sportier driving manners. Interior is a thing of luxury and under the hood, GLC 63 S comes with a twin-turbo V8 engine. If you are looking for a conventional crossover with modern design and sporty styling, this is the model you need. On top of that, performances are great, and its acceleration is stunning. Moreover, Merc promised more tech and this crossover will go on sale later in 2019.
Luxury and Sporty Design
Rumors became true and this crossover will get a major facelift. The 2020 Mercedes AMG GLC 63 S will get additional changes. At first glance is visible that we are dealing with the high-performance AMG model. The design language is very recognizable and this crossover makes a real stand out on the road. New headlights and taillights are available.
On top of that, the iconic AMG grille is redesigned. The exhaust system is upgraded and Mercedes will also introduce new gray exterior paint. Furthermore, AMG GLC 63 S comes with new 21-inch optional wheels. You can’t miss numerous AMG badges as well. Front intakes are larger than before and this model will get improved aerodynamics. LED headlights are offered as standard and they are looking more angular. Rectangular taillights and cleaner design of the rear fascia are latest refreshments. The result is a very attractive and sporty crossover with a lower stance and aggressive look.
2020 Mercedes AMG GLC 63 S Cabin Techs
Besides exterior changes, this sporty crossover will also get plenty of interior updates. Mercedes did promise more tech inside the cabin. And that is exactly what will happen. The 2020 Mercedes AMG GLC 63 S comes with an impressive list of standard and optional features. New and unique AMG steering wheel are also in the offer.
Tech-wise, this model will get a new infotainment system, larger displays and much more. Most of the high-tech amenities are offered as standard. Leather seats are looking very sporty and supportive. More badges and new contrast stitching are in the offer too. The cabin looks and feels really premium and comfort is guaranteed.
2020 Mercedes AMG GLC 63 S Powertrain
Just like the base model, the AMG version will deploy the same 4.0-liter V8 engine. However, this twin-turbo unit is producing 469 hp and 479 lb-ft of torque in the base model. The 2020 Mercedes AMG GLC 63 S will produce even more power. Thanks to the latest modifications, strong V8 will deliver 503 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque.
A 9-speed automatic transmission is available and it acts very smooth and quiet. This high-performance crossover sprints from 0 to 60 mph in only 3.6 seconds. An all-wheel-drive system is standard and it provides an amazing driving experience. On the other and, fuel economy rating won’t be impressive at all. Mercedes will now also offer up to six driving modes. Next, to the five existing modes, the new slippery drive mode is available and it provides easier drive in the rain.
Price and Release Date
Mercedes already confirmed that both crossover and coupe variants will hit the U.S. dealerships. The newest Mercedes AMG GLC 63 S will arrive later in 2019. It will cost around $75,000 which is drastically less than the BMW X5 M.