2021 GMC Yukon XL vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 | NewCars.com

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2021 GMC Yukon XL vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 Review

New 2021 GMC Yukon XL

2021 GMC
Yukon XL

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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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$53,400 to $74,100
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$59,500 to $63,000
Invoice* $50,516 to $70,099 $55,930 to $59,220
MPG - City 14 - 16 18
MPG - Hwy 19 - 20 N/A
Engine(s) V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity 8 - 9 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 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
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the GMC Yukon XL than in the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43. The GMC Yukon XL 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
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the GMC Yukon XL, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

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 Yukon XL 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 GMC Yukon XL is much higher than that for the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Dimensions
If you go with the GMC Yukon XL, 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 similar torque, the GMC Yukon XL and the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The GMC Yukon XL has a significantly larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the GMC Yukon XL is clearly the choice over the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 for pulling heavy loads. The GMC Yukon XL has a little less horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the GMC Yukon XL more than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the GMC Yukon XL as you will in the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the GMC Yukon XL is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.