2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC

VS
2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE

While shopping for a new luxury Mercedes-Benz SUV in the Sussex-area, you’re likely to consider both the 2020 GLC and the 2020 GLE. But at the end of the day, only one model can snag a coveted spot in your driveway! Both SUVs deliver robust turbo engines and a wealth of interior features and space, but there are some key differences you’ll want to note. Compare the Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. GLE in-depth with Mercedes-Benz of Newton to help make the smartest choice for your needs.

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV

vs.

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV

$42,500*

$42,500* Starting MSRP

$56,200*
255-hp 2.0L turbo inline-4

Engine

255-hp 2.0L turbo inline-4
22 mpg city/29 mpg highway

City/Highway MPG

19 mpg city/26 mpg highway
5

Passenger Capacity

5 to 7 (optional)
Up to 3,500 pounds

Towing Capacity

Up to 7,700 pounds

GLC vs. GLE: Engine Performance

At surface level, the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC and GLE may look pretty similar. But when you look a little closer and get under the hood, you’ll find that both Mercedes-Benz SUV models offer differing levels of performance on Hackettstown roads and highways. The GLC is a bit more fuel-efficient, while the GLE offers more muscle for those who desire it and easily bests the BMW X5. Take a closer look, below:

  • Engine: The powerful GLC and GLE Mercedes-Benz SUV both boast a 255-hp 2.0L turbo inline-4 that produces 273 lb-ft of torque.
  • Fuel Economy: Here it’s the GLC that’s a bit more cost-effective, earning an EPA-estimated 22 mpg city/29 mpg highway compared to an EPA-estimated 19 mpg city/26 mpg highway for the GLE.
  • Towing: Need an SUV with great towing power? The GLE is built to deliver the muscle you require, towing up to 7,700 pounds when equipped with the available trailer hitch. Meanwhile, the GLC can tow up to 3,500 pounds with its available trailer hitch attached.

GLC vs. GLE: Interior Amenities and Dimensions

When you compare the Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. GLE in terms of their interior amenities, you’ll find many of the same premium offerings like dual-zone automatic climate control, heated front seats, power front seats with driver memory, and an HD Radio™ receiver. To keep you connected on the go, both SUVs offer Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX) with a 12.3-inch touchscreen, touch-sensitive controls, and voice control.

Compare the GLC vs. GLE interior dimensions, however, and you’ll find that the larger GLE offers more space overall:

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC Interior Dimensions

  • Passenger Capacity: 5
  • Front Headroom: 37.8 inches
  • Rear Headroom: 38.5 inches
  • Front Legroom: 40.8 inches
  • Rear Legroom: 37.3 inches
  • Maximum Cargo Capacity: 56.5 cubic feet

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE Interior Dimensions:

  • Passenger Capacity: 5 to 7 (optional)
  • Front Headroom: 40.5 inches
  • Rear Headroom: 39.6 inches
  • Front Legroom: 40.3 inches
  • Rear Legroom: 40.9 inches
  • Maximum Cargo Capacity: Nearly 80 cubic feet

Find Your New Mercedes-Benz SUV at Mercedes-Benz of Newton!

Perhaps the best way to determine which Mercedes-Benz SUV is right for you is to test drive both models at Mercedes-Benz of Newton! Contact us to arrange an appointment near Hamburg today. You can compare the Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. GLE up close, then work with our friendly finance team once you’ve made a decision. Before visiting us, be sure to browse our new vehicle specials!

*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.

More from Mercedes-Benz of Newton

  • Who Owns Mercedes-Benz?

    Wondering who owns Mercedes-Benz? If you’re curious about the ownership of Mercedes-Benz or simply want to know more about the history of Mercedes-Benz, the logo, or the luxury vehicles you drive around Sussex, Mercedes-Benz of Newton to share all of the information you’ve been searching for! Contact Us Who Owns Mercedes-Benz? Daimler AG, formerly known as Daimler-Benz upon…

  • 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS Pre-Order!

    A luxury electric vehicle is coming to Mercedes-Benz of Newton, and we have your details about what you can expect with the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS and how to pre-order it. This exciting model is exclusively designed on a platform for electric vehicles and the first of the new Mercedes-Benz EQ electric cars that will be fully electric….

  • Mercedes-Benz EQS Interior

    Many luxury brands have sought to bring out the best in their design books to stand out in the eyes of Sussex consumers. There’s something to be said about the correlation between design and luxury. At the pinnacle of both concepts, we believe, sits the all-new 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS, an all-electric luxury sedan that stuns…

Saved Vehicles

SAVED VEHICLES

You don't have any saved vehicles!

Look for this link on your favorites:

Save

Once you've saved some vehicles, you can view them here at any time.

Contact Us

(877) 870-6109

Call Now

92 Hampton House Rd • Newton, NJ 07860

Get Directions

Today's Hours:

Open Today! Sales: 9am-8pm

Open Today! Service: 7:30am-6pm

Open Today! Parts: 7:30am-6pm

Mercedes-Benz of Newton 41.0792303, -74.736367.