2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class
#13 of 2021 SUVs
#20 of all 2021 vehicles
The GLC-Class, which Mercedes-Benz introduced in 2016, is a midsize SUV with seating up to 5. The GLC-Class provides exceptional fuel efficiency for its class, saving your wallet and the environment. It has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it bypasses mud and snow with ease. Mercedes-Benz offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic/powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.03% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 3.4282%, meaning the average driver has a 0.03% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 3.4282% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class is 36% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class is 26% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 12%.
Active safety features can substantially reduce the risks of harm to vehicle occupants by preventing severe accidents. All trims and versions of the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class include the following active safety systems: Active Brake Assist with Cross Traffic Function and Active Blind Spot Assist.
Another safety feature seems simpler but should still be considered. Standard side mirror turn signals can help when you don't see a vehicle in your blind spot, by alerting them to your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other driver to avoid an accident with you.