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2021 GMC Acadia vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 Review

New 2021 GMC Acadia

2021 GMC
Acadia

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250

2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLB 250

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MSRP*
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$29,800 to $48,300
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$36,600 to $38,600
Invoice* $29,770 to $46,078 $34,404 to $36,284
MPG - City 19 - 22 23
MPG - Hwy 26 - 29 30 - 31
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 7 7
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 GMC Acadia than in the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250. The Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the GMC Acadia, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
The GMC Acadia requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, 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 GMC Acadia is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250. 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 GMC Acadia is much higher than that for the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.

Dimensions
Since the GMC Acadia is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the GMC Acadia, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the GMC Acadia and the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The GMC Acadia has the same turning radius as the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the GMC Acadia greatly out-muscles the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the GMC Acadia and the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250. With the GMC Acadia, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the GMC Acadia is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.