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2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 vs. 2019 BMW X3

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300vs. 2019 BMW X3

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC faces stiff competition from the 2019 BMW X3 but offers more than enough to make a case for itself. So, if you’re considering the BMW X3 vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC — start here! Below, you’ll find an overview of the BMW X3 compared to the GLC 300 SUV. Find out how the GLC comes out on top!

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 VS 2019 BMW X3
Starting at $40,700* MSRP Starting at $41,000
2.0L turbo inline-4 Engine 2.0L turbo inline-4
273 lb-ft Torque 258 lb-ft
9-speed Transmission 8-speed
Standard Driver Attention Monitor Feature Not Offered
Standard Crosswind Assist Feature Not Offered

Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. BMW X3: Price

Price-wise, the GLC and BMW X3 are solid choices for small to medium-sized Laughlin and Boulder City families. Though, if you’re looking to pocket some extra money and still get excellent performance and luxury features, the GLC proves to be more cost-effective. Here’s a quick breakdown of their price-tags:

GLC Seats
GLC Street

Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. BMW X3: Performance

  • Engine: The GLC and BMW X3 start off with a 2.0L turbo inline-4 engine. With this engine, the BMW X3 generates 248 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque, while the GLC generates 241 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque.
  • Transmission: The BMW X3 comes with an 8-speed automatic transmission. You’ll get a wider range of ratios from the GLC SUV and Coupe, though. Both feature a 9-speed automatic transmission.
  • Towing: If you want to tow a small trailer, boat, or other gear for an adventure, the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 offers towing of 3,500 lbs with optional trailer hitch. Towing isn’t recommended with the base X3 sDrive30i.

Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. BMW X3: Premium Features

When comparing Mercedes-Benz vs. BMW, it’s easy to see that both automakers strive to create comfortable, tech-savvy cabins vehicles. The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC and BMW X3 share a variety of features, such as genuine wood trim, a power liftgate, and optional cooled seats, but we’re convinced the former goes the extra mile. The following are standard or optional for the GLC but not the BMW X3:

  • ATTENTION ASSIST® driver attention monitor
  • 14-way power driver’s seat with memory and 4-way lumbar support
  • Crosswind Assist
  • Lockable storage under cargo-area carpet
  • Retractable luggage cover
  • Wood trim
GLC Interior

Find Your New Mercedes-Benz GLC in Henderson, NV!

Compared to the BMW X3, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC is more cost-effective yet offers a wider range of luxury features. To learn more about the GLC interior or how the GLC competes with other competitors like the Lexus RX and the Acura RDX, schedule a test drive at Mercedes-Benz of Henderson. Be sure to browse our full lineup of Mercedes-Benz SUVs with great gas mileage ratings!

*Base MSRP excludes transportation and handling charges, destination charges, taxes, title, registration, preparation and documentary fees, tags, labor and installation charges, insurance, and optional equipment, products, packages and accessories. Actual vehicle price may vary by Dealer.

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