Aligning with India’s 70th Independence day, Mercedes Benz has launched the exclusive GLC ‘Celebration Edition. GLC has been doing well for the German carmaker and the ‘Celebration Edition’ will be limited in number. The limited edition variant will be mechanically the same as the normal GLC and it only features certain aesthetic changes. The powertrains will remain the same.
Roland Folger, Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India said: “We are glad to launch the GLC ‘Celebration Edition’ to commemorate India’s 70th Independence day and also celebrate the SUV’s overwhelming success in the Indian market since its debut, a year ago. The GLC underscores our philosophy of introducing world-class products from our global portfolio, for our discerning Indian customers. The sporty exterior and interior accessories offered in the ‘Celebration Edition’ enhances the car’s striking appearance. We are positive that the ‘Celebration Edition’ will delight the customers who desire to make the best of every ground. With the launch of GLC ‘Celebration Edition’, Mercedes-Benz celebrates its long-standing relationship with the Indian customers.”
Folger further added, “Ever since its launch, the GLC has won several hearts and minds and remains a key product in our diversified portfolio. We have seen a growing penchant for luxury SUVs amongst the luxury car customers in India and the GLC is a vital addition to our product offering. GLC has cemented Mercedes-Benz’s strong presence in the luxury SUV segment in India and has emerged as the highest selling SUV in the portfolio. With the launch of the ‘Celebration Edition’, we are confident of
remaining the first choice for customers, who desire a sporty and luxury SUV, with class leading performance and uncompromised safety features. We expect the GLC to remain our key volume driver and we are glad that our product strategy has been working well.”
Here is a list of the extras that you’ll find in the Celebration edition
LED Logo projector
Exterior mirror housing in high gloss black
Garmin® MAP PILOT
High-sheen chromed trim
Rear trim strip in chrome
The GLC 220 d ‘Celebration Edition’ is priced at Rs. 50.86 lakh and the GLC 300 ‘Celebration Edition’ is priced at Rs. 51.25 lakh (ex-showroom, All India). Stay tuned to Exhibit Auto for more such news and updates from the Auto Industry.