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

Small crossover SUVs have been steadily gaining in popularity in recent years, offering impressive fuel economy ratings while maintaining plenty of interior space. It's no secret that we are big fans of the Mercedes-Benz brand, and with good reason. The automaker has a great entry in the small crossover segment. Enter the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® SUV.

The 2018 GLC 4MATIC® SUV is known for its meticulous attention to details, high-quality cabin, and impressive engine performance, but what other features and specifications set it apart from quality contenders like the 2018 Lexus NX? Read on to find out!

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2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 4MATIC® vs 2018 Lexus NX 300 AWD
2.0L turbocharged I4: 241 hp; 273 lb.-ft. Engine Specifications 2.0L turbocharged I4: 235 hp; 258 lb.-ft.
9-speed automatic Standard Transmission 6-speed automatic
3,500 lbs. Standard Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs.
19.4 cu. ft. Cargo Volume 17.7 cu. ft.

Although the 2018 Lexus NX 300 AWD offers a similar fuel economy rating and passenger capacity, it's simply no match for the high-quality features and specifications found on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 4MATIC®. The Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 4MATIC® offers great features such as:

  • Eco Start/Stop System® 

  • 4MATIC® permanent all-wheel drive* 

  • Collision Prevention Assist Plus 

  • PRE-SAFE®** 

  • 14-way power driver seat with memory settings 

  • Dual Zone Automatic Climate Control 

  • FrontBass® Audio System 

  • Central controller and 7-inch color display 

Drivers ready to see all of the excellent features and specifications found on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® in-person are encouraged to stop in and see us at Mercedes-Benz of White Plains or schedule an obligation-free test drive online! Drivers interested in learning more about the small crossover before getting behind the wheel are invited to contact our team today!

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

**PRE-SAFE 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® cockpit with tan interior
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® dashboard and touchscreen display
Backseat of 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC®
Black interior of 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® with wood grain trimming