Mercedes-Benz will start importing its best-selling GLC to the US from India beginning in October, marking a primary for the German automaker.
A spokesman for the corporate confirmed the transfer to Automotive Information.
All U.S. market GLCs are presently in-built Germany, however the compact SUV is manufactured in a number of amenities world wide, together with one within the Indian metropolis of Pune.
A number of variations of the car are provided with totally different drivetrains and physique types and Mercedes-Benz has not but clarified which will probably be imported from India.
The GLC would be the second Indian made automotive offered in the US, becoming a member of the Ford Ecosport subcompact SUV that went on sale earlier this yr. The bigger GLE and GLS are each assembled in Alabama alongside the C-Class.
The transfer might coincide with the reveal of an up to date GLC, which is predicted to be launched for the 2019 or 2020 mannequin yr.
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