The latest generation of the GLC is available in BS-VI petrol and diesel engine options and comes with the new MBUX interface system, which debuts in India for the first time.
The Stuttgart-based carmaker started assembling cars at Tata Motors' TELCO facility in 1994 and today, it has set up its manufacturing plant spread over 100 acres near Pune.
He said that the company owns two exclusive showrooms- Vijayawada and Hyderabad and two service centres and would like to expand their network in tier 2 and tier 3 cities soon.
The BS-VI-compliant V-Class Elite will be imported from Spain and is sold in more than 90 countries.
Powering the G 350d is the new Euro 6d-TEMP in-line 6-cylinder engine that displaces 2,925 cc and delivers a solid 286 horsepower and churns out a stonking 600 Nm of torque.
Both Mercedes men have targets, not least Hamilton for whom a place in the top eight would be enough for the title.
Mercedez-Benz has sold some 13,000 GLE cars since the off-roader's entry in the Indian market, the company said.
The company had recently set up its largest integrated 3S (Sales, Service and Spares) dealership in Tamil Nadu in partnership with Sundaram Motors.
Valtteri Bottas won the typhoon-affected Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka with Lewis Hamilton third, meaning that Mercedes sealed a sixth constructors title in a row.
Charles Leclerc finished sixth in the second Ferrari, and with only Bottas now able to overtake Hamilton in the standings.
The German carmaker’s long wheelbase E-Class was the bestselling model from the brand, while the demand for C-Class sedan was high, along with models like GLC and GLS.
Mercedes-Benz delivered over 125 cars, the highest ever, to the customers on Dussehra in Mumbai and another 74 cars to customers in Gujarat on Navratri festival, the company said.
The Mercedes, according to Estate Department sources, has developed some technical fault and some Rs 26 lakhs is required for the repairs.
Hamilton lost control of the car at high speed at the Les Fagnes chicane in a heavy collision with the tyre-protected barriers.
GLB is the latest Mercedes-Benz SUV that is set to go on sale in the UK later this year. We are certain that the Indian wing of the German automobile company will bring it to our shores as well.