2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC®vs 2018 BMW X5

Compact SUVs are a great choice for families and young professionals alike. Whether you need a spacious interior with enough space to bring the whole family or you need a vehicle with impressive fuel-efficiency for that long commute, compact SUVs have what you're looking for. The segment is jam-packed with viable options, so how do you know where to begin the car shopping process? That's where we come in! Our team at Mercedes-Benz of New Rochelle is dedicated to helping you find your next dream vehicle, so if you're looking for a compact SUV with plenty of interior space and a respectable fuel economy rating, we'd like to introduce you to the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC®.

Wondering how the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® compares to quality competitors like the 2018 BMW X5? We're pitting the two vehicles head-to-head against each other to find out which has the competitive advantage! Keep reading to learn more!

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2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 4MATIC® SUV vs 2018 BMW X5 xDrive35i
2.0L I4: 273 lb.-ft. Base Engine 3.0L V6: 300 lb.-ft.
4MATIC® AWD* Drive Type Four-wheel drive
21/28 MPG city/highway** EPA Mileage Estimates 18/24 MPG city/highway
9-speed automatic Transmission 8-speed automatic

The 2018 BMW X5 has plenty of positive qualities, but with a more impressive fuel economy rating, a better drivetrain, and more legroom, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® truly sets itself apart from even the toughest competitors. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® comes equipped with plenty of high-quality features that luxury car shoppers are looking for, including:

  • ECO Start/Stop System® 

  • 4MATIC® AWD 

  • 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission 

  • Woodgrain interior trimming 

  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers 

  • Dual-zone automatic climate control 

  • Push button start 

  • FrontBass® audio system 

Have additional questions about the features and specifications found on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC®? If so, don't hesitate to contact a member of our team here at Mercedes-Benz of New Rochelle! We'll fill you in on everything you need to know and answer all of your questions!

*Best performance on snow and ice obtained with winter tires. Please always drive carefully, consistent with road conditions.

**EPA estimated XX MPG highway with 17.4-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions.

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® interior in black leather
Second row of seating in 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC®
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® touchscreen display and center console
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® steering wheel and dashboard