2020 BMW X3 M vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 | NewCars.com

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2020 BMW X3 M vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 Review

New 2020 BMW X3 M

2020 BMW
X3 M

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG GLC 43

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MSRP*
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$69,900 to $76,900
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$59,500 to $63,000
Invoice* $65,505 to $72,015 $55,930 to $59,220
MPG - City 14 18
MPG - Hwy 19 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The BMW X3 M offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, with comparable head- and legroom. The BMW X3 M will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the BMW X3 M, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The BMW X3 M is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the BMW X3 M and the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW X3 M is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43. When looking at overall length, the BMW X3 M takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the BMW X3 M transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Handling
The BMW X3 M has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The BMW X3 M has a little more horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the BMW X3 M and the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43. With the BMW X3 M, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Warranty
The BMW X3 M comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.