Actress Sophie Choudry Buys Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV Worth Rs 54 Lakh
After Jimmy Sheirgill and Sherlyn Chopra, actress Sophie Choudry also buys a Mercedes-Benz SUV.
Sophie Choudry with Mercedes-Benz GLC. (Image: Instagram)
The SUV was launched in India in 2016, with an additional Celebration Edition added to the variants list for Rs 51.25 Lakh (ex-showroom, India) and is available in five variants - the GLC 220 Style, GLC 300 Sport, GLC 220 D Style, and GLC Celebration Edition – Petrol, Diesel. Sophie Choudry took the delivery of her prized possession from Shaman Wheels, a Mercedes-Benz authorized dealer in Mumbai, the same dealer from where Sherlyn Chopra took the delivery of her car.
Feel very grateful, blessed and proud of myself today!! I have always had the best of everything thanks to my family but everytime you achieve something as a result of your own hard work it’s a huge high!! Welcoming the new addition to my family! Grateful for all the blessings from my loved ones without whom nothing is possible! Thanks team Shaman for the amazing service and for getting me the perfect colour❤️🙏🏼 #newcar #mercedesbenz #mercedes #glc #selfearned #grateful #blessed #newbeginnings #sophstylin #sophiechoudry
The GLC is pitted against the likes of Audi Q5 and the BMW X3 in India. It’s positioned over the baby SUV, GLA by Mercedes-Benz in India. The GLC's diesel engine mill is the same engine that powers the C-Class by the company. The 2143cc diesel engine produces 170hp at @3000-4200 rpm and 400nm of torque @1400-2800 rpm. It is also capable of doing a 0-100 km/h dash in just 8.3 seconds with a top speed of 210 Km/h.
The 1991cc petrol engine option of the GLC has a power output of 245hp and offers 370nm of torque. It’s also faster when it comes to 0-100 km/h acceleration which is achieved in just 6.5 seconds. The top speed of the petrol variant is 222 km/h.
Both the versions are mated to a 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission that’s smooth and offer 5 different driving modes; Comfort, ECO, Sport, Sport+ and Individual. In addition, the GLC can handle off-road conditions as it comes equipped with three off-road modes.
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