New Mercedes GLC SUV

Mercedes-Benz Lifestyle and Buying Benefits

Uncover everything the Mercedes-Benz brand has to offer, from their impressive model lineup and innovative technology to their ownership benefits and competitive comparison. Discover all the reasons so many customers have continued to choose Mercedes over the competition below. After you’ve done your research, we encourage you to browse our online inventory, schedule a test drive and investigate financing options available at Mercedes-Benz of Peoria in Peoria, IL. 

Shop from our large selection of premium new convertibles & roadsters, coupes, sedans, SUVs & wagons, and sporty new AMG® models. Choose from the sophisticated new A-Class Sedan, thrilling AMG® GT, and a range of C-Class models. This includes the C-Class Cabriolet, C-Class Coupe, C-Class Sedan, CLA Coupe, and CLS Coupe. Or if you’re on the market for a sleek new E-Class we offer the new E-Class Cabriolet, E-Class Coupe, E-Class Sedan, and even the E-Class Wagon. 

For a powerful and capable SUV, explore the exciting new G-Class SUV, GLA SUV, GLB SUV, GLC Coupe, GLC SUV, GLE Coupe, GLE SUV, and GLS SUV. If you’re looking for the perfect balance of sporty styles and luxurious amenities, look no further than the new S-Class Cabriolet, S-Class Coupe, S-Class Sedan, SL Roadster, and SLC Roadster. If you don’t see a particular vehicle, use our CarFinder form. We will gladly inform you when a matching car arrives.

Mercedes-Benz Brand Buying Benefits

When you shop, service, or finance at Mercedes-Benz of Peoria, you’re guaranteed a first-class experience. Enjoy competitive pricing and financing throughout your car ownership journey. Unlock new Mercedes offers at Mercedes-Benz of Peoria. We know that you have high expectations, and as a car dealer we enjoy the challenge of meeting and exceeding those standards each and every time. Additional Mercedes-Benz brand buying benefits include:

  • Warranty: All new Mercedes-Benz vehicles are covered by our 48-months or 50,000 miles warranty.
  • Technology: “Mercedes me app” and “Mercedes me connect”, Mercedes-Benz User Experience, and Voice Control with Natural Language Understanding.
  • Performance: Mercedes-AMG®, 4MATIC® all-wheel drive, track-ready handles and acceleration, and aerodynamic frame.
  • Designs: Elegant curves, LED lighting, premium materials, ergonomics interior, and elegant accents.
  • Safety features: PRESAFE® system, Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC®, ATTENTION ASSIST®, and more.

Mercedes History

The Beginning

Explore Mercedes-Benz’s impressive history of innovation from its early beginning to today!


Carl Benz was awarded German patent #37435 for a three-wheeled, self-propelled vehicle with a rear-mounted single-cylinder engine


Mercedes 35 Horsepower was equipped with the innovative honeycomb radiator


The Electric-Powered Car was developed by Mercedes-Benz


The first multi-valve engine was developed for the Benz Special Touring Car


The supercharged engine increased the power of numerous Mercedes models


Mercedes-Benz was officially founded by Karl Benz


The first fully independent suspension was developed by Mercedes-Benz


The Conical-Pin Door Lock was introduced by Mercedes-Benz


Mercedes-Benz implemented the first Crash Test Program


Invention of ABS, modern automotive engineering still in use today


Multi-Link Suspension was introduced on the compact 190-Class


4MATIC All-Wheel Drive debuts with two electronic traction systems for rear-wheel-drive cars


The beginning of the SmartKey that helped revolutionize anti-theft technology


PRE-SAFE was released, helping detect an accident before it happens


Attention Assist launched with over 70 parameters in the first few minutes of a drive


Car-to-X Communication launched, helping share critical information with other vehicles to warn of potential danger

New Mercedes E-Class in Cirrus Silver with AMG Line and 19-inch AMG twin 5-spoke wheels

Mercedes-Benz Premium Performance

When it comes to thrilling handles and potent power, Mercedes continues to effortlessly outperform all your expectations. Find the perfect performance for your lifestyle demands, like the Mercedes A-Class sedan equipped with 188 horsepower or the Mercedes E-Class coupe featuring a 255-hp turbo E 350 engine. Looking for off-road-ready handles? Explore without limits in the new Mercedes GLC SUV equipped with a 255-hp 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine and 273 lb-ft of torque. For track-ready thrills, all Mercedes-AMG® models are backed by a sporting heritage and the promise of pure exhilaration. Mercedes AMG® model highlights include:

  • AMG® Sport Exhaust System or AMG® Performance Exhaust System
  • Handcrafted 2.0-liter Inline-4 Turbo (M133), Handcrafted 4.0-liter V8 Biturbo (M177), Handcrafted 4.0-liter V8 Biturbo (M178), and more engine options
  • AMG® High-Performance Braking System, AMG® High-Performance Composite Braking System, or 
  • AMG® High-Performance Ceramic Composite Braking System
  • Mercedes-AMG® Sport Suspension, AMG® RIDE CONTROL Sport Suspension, or AMG® Sport Suspension based on AIRMATIC®

Mercedes-Benz Dynamic Design

Stand out and command attention in a sophisticated new Mercedes model. Explore all the driver-centric amenities, variety of model options, and bold accents waiting for you to choose from. Choose the model that best fits your lifestyle needs, from sleek styles and spacious cabins to refined amenities and sporty details. For a spacious and versatile SUV, Mercedes off the bold GLA, elegant GLB, flexible GLC, or luxurious GLE SUV. If it’s a sportier ride you’re after, the new Mercedes A 220 Sedan, C 300 Sedan, E 350 Sedan, or S 500 4MATIC® Sedan offer a balanced ride and first-class cabin. For peak performance and comfort, Mercedes AMG® models feature exclusive accents, wheels, and materials. Additional Mercedes dynamic design highlights include:

  • Available multi-contour front seats with massage and ENERGIZING kinetics for front seats
  • Standard power front seats with memory, available Heated front seats, and available ventilated front seats
  • A-Class features bold LED headlamps, standard 18-inch wheels, a panorama roof, and available AMG® body styling
  • GLC SUV that features standard heated front seats, KEYLESS GO®, and available 64-color LED ambient lighting/illuminated front door sills
  • Maybach offers two-tone paintwork, All-LED exterior lighting, All-LED interior lighting, and features a chrome rib grille
GLB 250 in Iridium Silver with 18-inch 10-spoke wheels w/matte black accents

New E 350 with Neva Grey/Magma Grey leather

Mercedes-Benz Intelligent Technology

Stay connected and unlock unparalleled peace of mind in a new Mercedes model today. Discover all the latest impressive technology loaded inside a new Mercedes model. From the new immersive available Dual 12.3-inch displays and updated Mercedes-Benz User Experience infotainment system to the intuitive new driver assistance features and seamless smartphone connectivity. See how new Mercedes models are meticulously designed to enhance you and all your passenger’s commute. Explore all the next-level technology offered in new Mercedes models, including:

  • Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX), Five USB-C ports, Voice Control with Natural Language Understanding, and more
  • Safety features include standard Active Brake Assist, Mercedes-Benz Emergency Call service, ATTENTION ASSIST®, and optional Dashcam
  • A 3D enhancement of the digital instrument cluster can display numerous functions with 3-dimensional and shading effects
  • Available 12.8-inch OLED touchscreen central multimedia display in some models

Mercedes-Benz Competitive Comparisons

2023 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Engine: 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder
Transmissions: 9G-TRONIC automatic
Horsepower: 255
ECO Start/Stop system: Standard
2023 BMW 3 Series
Engine: 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder
Transmissions: 8-Speed A/T
Horsepower: 255
ECO Start/Stop system: Available

The all-new 2023 Mercedes-Benz C-Class features a track-ready performance built around not just your needs but your desires. Equipped with a superior potent standard 2.0 Liter Inline 4 Engine with Direct Injection and a CAMTRONIC valve adjustment that work in tandem to produce a thrilling 255 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. The new Mercedes-Benz C-Class also offers an available 4MATIC® all-wheel drive for next-level traction and stability.

2023 Mercedes E Class
Starting Price: $56,750
Transmission: 9-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Horsepower: 255
Torque: 273 lb-ft
2023 BMW 5-Series
Starting Price: $56,000
Transmission: 8-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Horsepower: 248
Torque: 258 lb-ft

Step up your daily commute with the new Mercedes E Class, offering a luxurious and thrilling ride that can easily outperform the competition. Enjoy more standard power than the new BMW 5-Series thanks to the Mercedes E Class’s unreal 255-hp turbo E 350 engine. You can even upgrade to the dynamic E 450's 362-hp turbo inline-6 with an EQ Boost engine. As for interior amenities, the new Mercedes E Class offers a Dual 12.3-inch display, heated front seats, up to five wood options, available acoustic glass, and more.

2023 GLB SUV
Starting Price: $39,800
Fuel Economy: 23 city / 31 highway mpg
Height: 65.3 "
Curb Weight: 3,638 lbs.
2023 Audi Q5
Starting Price: $43,500
Fuel Economy: 23 city / 28 highway mpg
Height: 65.5 "
Curb Weight: 4,079 lbs.

Get more for less with the new 2023 GLB SUV, offering superior performance offerings and amenities than the new 2023 Audi Q5. Don’t settle, when it comes to the perfect balance of power and fuel economy. Get the new 2023 GLB SUV for over $3,000 less than the new 2023 Audi Q5 today! Unlock a capable and efficient performance that’s able to handle everything from long trips to off-road adventures.

Mercedes-Benz FAQs

Mercedes-Benz was founded in 1926 by Karl Benz.

Mercedes-Benz has offices in 93 locations worldwide.

Mercedes-Benz’s corporate headquarters are located in Stuttgart, Germany.

Mercedes-Benz’s crumple zone was introduced in 1959.

Mercedes-Benz’s first airbag was introduced to the world in 1980.

Mercedes-Benz introduced PRE-SAFE® braking in 2002.

All-new Mercedes-Benz vehicles are covered by our 48-months or 50,000 miles warranty.

New Mercedes models offer “Mercedes me app” and “Mercedes me connect”, Mercedes-Benz User Experience, Voice Control with Natural Language Understanding, and more.

Mercedes offers their track-ready Mercedes-AMG lineup, 4MATIC all-wheel drive, track-ready handles and acceleration, and aerodynamic frame.

New Mercedes-Benz models feature PRE-SAFE® system, Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC®, ATTENTION ASSIST®, and more.

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