Which option is the best for a driver seeking an SUV with plenty of space but less of the bulkiness? The answer is a compact SUV. These vehicles have the perfect mix of utility and comfort, and the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC is a perfect example of this. It offers plenty of room for passengers while also offering some impressive interior features. See how it compares to another top model here as we look at the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs 2019 Porsche Macan!
The base model for the GLC, the GLC 300, doesn’t have quite as much horsepower as the Macan. Fortunately for Mercedes-Benz fans, the GLC 300 beats out the Macan in most other categories. It offers a lower price tag than its Porsche counterpart, but that’s not due to offering less features. In fact, the GLC really shines when it comes to interior luxury. Check out some key comparisons in the table below!
2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300
2019 Porsche Macan Base
|22 city/27 hwy mpg**||MSRP||20 city/25 hwy mpg|
|9-speed automatic||Transmission||7-speed automatic|
|56.5 cubic ft||Cargo Volume||52.9 cubic ft|
So what is it about the GLC that makes it a stellar choice? We won’t keep harping on the price difference, but it’s important to consider that with a higher MSRP usually comes more features. In this case, it’s the GLC that comes with advantages like genuine wood trim and available Nappa leather seating material. It also comes with industry-first safety features exclusive only to Mercedes-Benz such as PRESAFE® and ATTENTION ASSIST®. There’s sure to be something to please everything with other highlights that include:
The next time you find yourself deciding between these two, consider opting for the SUV that bears the three-prong hood ornament on the grille. The GLC comes in a variety of trim levels and engine options, so get in touch with the team here at Mercedes-Benz of Gilbert today to learn more!
*MSRP does not include transportation charge. Excludes options, taxes, title, registration, and dealer prep. Options, model availability, and price may vary. See dealer for details.
**EPA estimated 22 MPG highway and 27 MPG city with 17.4-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions.