2020 BMW X3 M vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 | NewCars.com

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2020 BMW X3 M vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 Review

New 2020 BMW X3 M

2020 BMW
X3 M

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG GLC 63

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MSRP*
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$69,900 to $76,900
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$73,750 to $84,100
Invoice* $65,505 to $72,015 $69,325 to $79,054
MPG - City 14 16
MPG - Hwy 19 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-6 V-8
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 63, with comparable head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the BMW X3 M and the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the BMW X3 M, making it more convenient to drive.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the BMW X3 M will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63. 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 63 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW X3 M is a little narrower than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. 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 63.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the BMW X3 M doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.

Handling
The BMW X3 M has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the BMW X3 M and the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.

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 63. With the BMW X3 M, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.

Warranty
The BMW X3 M comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.