The Mercedes-Benz GLC is a sleek and athletic mid-size SUV with full-size potential. Turbocharged performance, confident control, and innovative technology are all highlights of the bold SUV. See how the 2018 GLC stacks up against the competition with this 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs 2018 BMW X3 comparison.
The GLC and X3 are both affordably priced for the luxury mid-size SUV segment, but the GLC's lower starting price leaves more room for accessories or additional upgrades. Both SUVs offer two powertrain options, but only the GLC offers a plug-in hybrid model. Although both the GLC and the X3 deliver thrilling, turbocharged performance, the X3 delivers more horsepower. Fuel efficiency is no issue in either of the SUVs, as both earn up to 22 MPG in the city. Finally, both SUVs offer ample cargo space for storing the essentials.
2.0L I-4 or 2.0L I-4 + electric motor
241 - 320 horsepower
Engine Specs & Horsepower
2.0L I-4 or 3.0L I-6
248 - 355 horsepower
Up to 22 city / 28 highway
Fuel Economy (MPG)
Up to 22 city / 29 highway
19.4 - 56.5 cu. ft.
28.7 - 62.7 cu. ft.
2018 GLC SUV Interior Features
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV offers a first-class driving experience with its upscale, luxurious cabin crafted with premium materials and unique accents. From innovative technology systems to intuitive convenience amenities, the 2018 GLC was designed to make life on the go easier and more enjoyable. The 7" freestanding color display takes center stage on the dashboard and a central controller on the console provides convenient access to audio, video, hands-free calling, and navigation functions.
The 2018 GLC SUV offers a host of standard features to enhance the driving experience, including the highlighted features below:
14-way power driver seat with memory
FrontBass® audio system
Dual USB audio ports
COLLISION PREVENTION ASSIST PLUS®
*MSRP does not include transportation charge. Excludes options, taxes, title, registration, and dealer prep. Options, model availability, and price may vary. See Mercedes-Benz of Arrowhead for details.