2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® vs 2018 Lexus NX 300 AWD

As fuel prices go up, smaller vehicles become more popular and interior space is often sacrificed. However, if you want the best of both worlds, we'd like to introduce you to the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC®, which has plenty of interior space with a fuel efficiency that won't force you to spend a fortune at the pump.

But how does the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV compare to other high-quality small crossover SUVs like the 2018 Lexus NX? We're pitting the two head-to-head to find out which vehicle has the features and specifications small crossover shoppers are looking for. Read on for details!

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2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 4MATIC® vs 2018 Lexus NX 300 AWD
241 horsepower; 273 pound-feet of torque Engine Performance 235 horsepower; 258 pound-feet of torque
56.5 cubic feet Maximum Cargo Volume 54.6 cubic feet
4MATIC® AWD* Drive Type AWD
9-speed automatic Transmission 6-speed automatic

Although the 2018 Lexus NX also offers seating for up to five passengers and a similar fuel economy rating, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 4MATIC® sets itself apart with its huge list of standard features. The small crossover SUV sets itself apart from the Lexus NX, and other quality competitors offering standard features such as:

  • ECO-START®/Stop System

  • Rear privacy glass 

  • Natural wood grain interior trim 


  • Crosswind Assist 


  • Dual zone automatic climate control 

  • 5 years of Mercedes-Benz mbrace® Connect2™ 


Have additional questions about 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 or stop right in and speak with us in-person at our location in New Rochelle. Drivers ready to get behind the wheel of the impressive small crossover are invited to schedule an obligation-free test drive online today!

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

**PRESAFE® closes the side windows when the system's sensors detect side movements that suggest a possible rollover. A small gap is left near the fully closed position. Seat and head restraints adjust only when equipped with memory system.

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC<sup>®</sup> cockpit with tan interior
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC<sup>®</sup> dashboard and touchscreen display
Backseat of 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC<sup>®</sup>
Black interior of 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC<sup>®</sup> with wood grain trimming