Mercedes-Benz GLC Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz GLC clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 137 mm (5.4 in)
    • Offroad abilities: below average
    • Ride height per person: 27.4 mm (1.1 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 105 — 117 mm (4.1 — 4.6 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
    • Clearance to tire height: 137 mm / 149 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 137 mm / 457 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 149 mm
    • Difference with world average: -24 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • GLC 200d — 1.3 hp/mm
  • GLC 220d — 1.6 hp/mm
  • GLC 300 — 2.1 hp/mm
  • GLC 200 — 1.6 hp/mm
  • GLC 300d — 2 hp/mm
  • AMG GLC 63 S V8 — 3.1 hp/mm
  • AMG GLC 63 V8 — 3 hp/mm
  • AMG GLC 43 V6 — 2.3 hp/mm
  • GLC 300e — 1.7 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • GLC 200d — 2.9 Nm/mm
  • GLC 220d — 3.3 Nm/mm
  • GLC 300 — 3 Nm/mm
  • GLC 200 — 2.6 Nm/mm
  • GLC 300d — 4.1 Nm/mm
  • AMG GLC 63 S V8 — 4.3 Nm/mm
  • AMG GLC 63 V8 — 4.1 Nm/mm
  • AMG GLC 43 V6 — 3.1 Nm/mm
  • GLC 300e — 2.8 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • GLC 200d — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GLC 220d — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GLC 300 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GLC 200 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GLC 300d — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • AMG GLC 63 S V8 — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • AMG GLC 63 V8 — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • AMG GLC 43 V6 — 16 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GLC 300e — 56 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    GLC 200d 123 mm
    (4.8 in)
    63 mm/L 90 mm
    (3.5 in)
    -31% 7.5
    GLC 220d 123 mm
    (4.8 in)
    63 mm/L 90 mm
    (3.5 in)
    -31% 7.5
    GLC 300 123 mm
    (4.8 in)
    62 mm/L 90 mm
    (3.5 in)
    -31% 7.5
    GLC 200 123 mm
    (4.8 in)
    62 mm/L 90 mm
    (3.5 in)
    -31% 7.5
    GLC 300d 123 mm
    (4.8 in)
    63 mm/L 90 mm
    (3.5 in)
    -31% 7.5
    AMG GLC 63 S V8 164 mm
    (6.5 in)
    41 mm/L 131 mm
    (5.2 in)
    +2% 10.1
    AMG GLC 63 V8 159 mm
    (6.3 in)
    40 mm/L 126 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 9.8
    AMG GLC 43 V6 168 mm
    (6.6 in)
    56 mm/L 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    +4% 10.3
    GLC 300e 123 mm
    (4.8 in)
    62 mm/L 90 mm
    (3.5 in)
    -31% -
    Vehicle GLC 200d
    Clearance 123 mm (4.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 63 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 90 mm (3.5 in)
    Difference from world average -31%
    Ride height to car height 7.5%
    Vehicle GLC 220d
    Clearance 123 mm (4.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 63 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 90 mm (3.5 in)
    Difference from world average -31%
    Ride height to car height 7.5%
    Vehicle GLC 300
    Clearance 123 mm (4.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 62 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 90 mm (3.5 in)
    Difference from world average -31%
    Ride height to car height 7.5%
    Vehicle GLC 200
    Clearance 123 mm (4.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 62 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 90 mm (3.5 in)
    Difference from world average -31%
    Ride height to car height 7.5%
    Vehicle GLC 300d
    Clearance 123 mm (4.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 63 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 90 mm (3.5 in)
    Difference from world average -31%
    Ride height to car height 7.5%
    Vehicle AMG GLC 63 S V8
    Clearance 164 mm (6.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 41 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 131 mm (5.2 in)
    Difference from world average +2%
    Ride height to car height 10.1%
    Vehicle AMG GLC 63 V8
    Clearance 159 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 40 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 126 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle AMG GLC 43 V6
    Clearance 168 mm (6.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 56 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Difference from world average +4%
    Ride height to car height 10.3%
    Vehicle GLC 300e
    Clearance 123 mm (4.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 62 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 90 mm (3.5 in)
    Difference from world average -31%
    Ride height to car height -

    Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz GLC clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 142 mm (5.6 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 28.4 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 110 — 122 mm (4.3 — 4.8 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 142 mm / 135 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 142 mm / 470 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 154 mm
      • Difference with world average: -19 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • GLC 220d — 1.5 hp/mm
  • GLC 200d — 1.3 hp/mm
  • GLC 300d — 1.9 hp/mm
  • GLC 200 — 1.5 hp/mm
  • GLC 300 — 2 hp/mm
  • AMG GLC 63 S V8 — 3.1 hp/mm
  • AMG GLC 63 V8 — 3 hp/mm
  • AMG GLC 43 V6 — 2.3 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • GLC 220d — 3.1 Nm/mm
  • GLC 200d — 2.8 Nm/mm
  • GLC 300d — 3.9 Nm/mm
  • GLC 200 — 2.5 Nm/mm
  • GLC 300 — 2.9 Nm/mm
  • AMG GLC 63 S V8 — 4.3 Nm/mm
  • AMG GLC 63 V8 — 4.1 Nm/mm
  • AMG GLC 43 V6 — 3.1 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • GLC 220d — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GLC 200d — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GLC 300d — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GLC 200 — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GLC 300 — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • AMG GLC 63 S V8 — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • AMG GLC 63 V8 — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • AMG GLC 43 V6 — 16 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    GLC 220d 129 mm
    (5.1 in)
    66 mm/L 96 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -25% 8.1
    GLC 200d 129 mm
    (5.1 in)
    66 mm/L 96 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -25% 8.1
    GLC 300d 128 mm
    (5 in)
    66 mm/L 95 mm
    (3.7 in)
    -26% 8
    GLC 200 129 mm
    (5.1 in)
    65 mm/L 96 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -25% 8.1
    GLC 300 129 mm
    (5.1 in)
    65 mm/L 96 mm
    (3.8 in)
    -25% 8.1
    AMG GLC 63 S V8 164 mm
    (6.5 in)
    41 mm/L 131 mm
    (5.2 in)
    +2% 10.4
    AMG GLC 63 V8 159 mm
    (6.3 in)
    40 mm/L 126 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 10.1
    AMG GLC 43 V6 168 mm
    (6.6 in)
    56 mm/L 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    +4% 10.6
    Vehicle GLC 220d
    Clearance 129 mm (5.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 66 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 96 mm (3.8 in)
    Difference from world average -25%
    Ride height to car height 8.1%
    Vehicle GLC 200d
    Clearance 129 mm (5.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 66 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 96 mm (3.8 in)
    Difference from world average -25%
    Ride height to car height 8.1%
    Vehicle GLC 300d
    Clearance 128 mm (5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 66 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 95 mm (3.7 in)
    Difference from world average -26%
    Ride height to car height 8%
    Vehicle GLC 200
    Clearance 129 mm (5.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 65 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 96 mm (3.8 in)
    Difference from world average -25%
    Ride height to car height 8.1%
    Vehicle GLC 300
    Clearance 129 mm (5.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 65 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 96 mm (3.8 in)
    Difference from world average -25%
    Ride height to car height 8.1%
    Vehicle AMG GLC 63 S V8
    Clearance 164 mm (6.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 41 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 131 mm (5.2 in)
    Difference from world average +2%
    Ride height to car height 10.4%
    Vehicle AMG GLC 63 V8
    Clearance 159 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 40 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 126 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 10.1%
    Vehicle AMG GLC 43 V6
    Clearance 168 mm (6.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 56 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Difference from world average +4%
    Ride height to car height 10.6%

    Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz GLC clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 123 mm (4.8 in)
      • Offroad abilities: poor
      • Ride height per person: 24.6 mm (1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 91 — 103 mm (3.6 — 4.1 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: high
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 135 mm
      • Difference with world average: -38 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 2 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • GLC 350e — 1.7 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • GLC 350e — 2.8 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • GLC 350e — 49 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    GLC 350e 123 mm
    (4.8 in)
    62 mm/L 90 mm
    (3.5 in)
    -31% 7.5
    Vehicle GLC 350e
    Clearance 123 mm (4.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 62 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 90 mm (3.5 in)
    Difference from world average -31%
    Ride height to car height 7.5%

    Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz GLC clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 155 mm (6.1 in)
      • Offroad abilities: above average
      • Ride height per person: 38.8 mm (1.5 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 123 — 135 mm (4.8 — 5.3 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 167 mm
      • Difference with world average: -6 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • GLC 350e — 1.4 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • GLC 350e — 2.3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • GLC 350e — 62 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    GLC 350e 155 mm
    (6.1 in)
    78 mm/L 122 mm
    (4.8 in)
    -4% 9.7
    Vehicle GLC 350e
    Clearance 155 mm (6.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 78 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 122 mm (4.8 in)
    Difference from world average -4%
    Ride height to car height 9.7%