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2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC

2018 Porsche Macan

2018 Porsche Macan

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. 2018 Porsche Macan

When it comes to compact luxury SUVs, the Porsche Macan ($47,800 starting MSRP) and Mercedes-Benz GLC ($40,050 starting MSRP) are two of the most popular. However, when you compare the Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. Porsche Macan, it’s apparent which is the better buy. The new GLC is not only more cost-effective, but it also offers greater fuel-efficiency, towing figures, cargo space, and more.

Performance & MPG Ratings

Compare the Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. Porsche Macan performance specs below:

  • Engine: Both SUVs come with a 2.0L turbo inline-4 engine. The GLC generates 241 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque, while the Macan generates 252 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque.
  • Towing: The Mercedes-Benz GLC is the stronger tower. The standard towing capacity for the Macan is 1,653 pounds, but the GLC SUV towing capacity is 3,500 pounds.
  • Fuel Economy: Despite their comparable engine specs, the GLC is more fuel-efficient than the Macan. The GLC earns 22 mpg city/28 mpg highway vs. 20 mpg city/25 mpg highway with the Macan.
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC

Features & Cargo Space

As luxury SUVs, the Mercedes-Benz GLC and Porsche Macan share many of the same features, including a power driver’s seat, an electronic trunk lid, and optional heated and cooled seats. However, the GLC SUV can’t help but stand apart with a few extras not offered as standard on the Macan:

  • Genuine Wood Trim: The GLC interior comes standard with Natural Grain Brown Ash wood trim. Authentic wood trim is optional for the Macan.
  • Driver Memory Settings: Unlike the Macan, the GLC stores up to three seating positions without the need for an upgrade.

Additionally, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC offers more cargo space than the Macan. With the rear seats folded, the GLC offers 56.5 cubic feet of storage space vs. 53 cubic feet inside the Macan.

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC

Test Drive the Mercedes-Benz GLC at Mercedes-Benz of El Cajon!

Want more information on the GLC vs. the competition? Compare the 2018 Mercedes-Benz to the Audi Q5 and BMW X3! Then, contact us at Mercedes-Benz of El Cajon to schedule a test drive near Chula Vista and La Mesa.

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Phone: (888) 837-5892

1111 Wagner Drive El Cajon, CA
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