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2020 Ford Expedition vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 Review

New 2020 Ford Expedition

2020 Ford
Expedition

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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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$52,810 to $77,085
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$59,500 to $63,000
Invoice* $50,697 to $73,841 $55,930 to $59,220
MPG - City 17 18
MPG - Hwy 22 - 23 N/A
Engine(s) V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Expedition than in the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43. The Ford Expedition 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
The Ford Expedition requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, 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). The Ford Expedition 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. The Destination Charge for the Ford Expedition is much higher than that for the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Expedition is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Ford Expedition, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

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

Handling
The Ford Expedition 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
When considering towing capacity, the Ford Expedition is clearly the choice over the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Ford Expedition and the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Ford Expedition more than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. With the Ford Expedition, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Ford Expedition is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.