2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43

Are you looking at getting a new SUV from Mercedes-Benz? Not sure yet which one you should choose? The fact that you’ve come here tells us you’re already on the right track. The GLC is an excellent choice for luxury SUV shoppers who want something smaller than a full-size model but larger than a crossover. Which GLC trim is right for you? Take a look at this 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 comparison to get a better idea!

If you’re on a budget, the GLC 300 might be the better way to go. It comes at a starting MSRP of just over $40,000 but it still has plenty of luxury features you’re sure to enjoy. The AMG GLC 43, however, is truly a powerhouse when it comes to performance. The performance-enhanced AMG engine gives it an impressive 362 horsepower and 384 lb-ft of torque. Check out some additional specs and features I the table below!

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300


2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43

$40,050 MSRP $56,250
22 city/28 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 18 city/24 hwy mpg
9-Speed Automatic Transmission 9-Speed Automatic
241 Horsepower 362
273 lb-ft Torque 384 lb-ft
6.4 seconds 0 to 60 time 4.8 seconds
FWD Drivetrain AWD
7 Number of Airbags 7
Standard ATTENTION ASSIST® Standard
Standard Genuine Wood Trim Standard
7 inches Entertainment Screen Size 8 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

Specs and Features in the 2018 GLC 300 and AMG GLC 43

Both of these vehicles provide exceptional features to take note of. Sure, they may be different when it comes to performance, but either way you can rest assured that whatever choice you make, you’ll have a legacy of excellence on your side. Industry firsts such as ATTENTION ASSIST® and PRE-SAFE® come standard in both models, ensuring safety is put first and foremost compared to others. Other standard features in both the GLC 300 and AMG GLC 43 include:

  • 14-way power driver seat with memory
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Power liftgate
  • FrontBass® system
  • Bluetooth audio streaming
  • Dual USB audio ports
  • and much more!

Could the 2018 GLC be the SUV you’ve been looking for? Get in touch with the team here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis or schedule a test drive here on our website!

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