2020 INFINITI QX80 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 | NewCars.com

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2020 INFINITI QX80 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 Review

New 2020 INFINITI QX80

2020 INFINITI
QX80

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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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$66,750 to $91,450
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$73,750 to $84,100
Invoice* $63,079 to $86,420 $69,325 to $79,054
MPG - City 13 - 14 16
MPG - Hwy 19 - 20 N/A
Engine(s) V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/60,000 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 INFINITI QX80 than in the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63. The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the INFINITI QX80.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the INFINITI QX80, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.

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 INFINITI QX80 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. The Destination Charge for the INFINITI QX80 is much higher than that for the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.

Dimensions
Since the INFINITI QX80 is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the INFINITI QX80, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the INFINITI QX80 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.

Handling
The INFINITI QX80 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
When considering towing capacity, the INFINITI QX80 is clearly the choice over the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 for pulling heavy loads. The INFINITI QX80 has a little less horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the INFINITI QX80 more than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. With the INFINITI QX80, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.

Warranty
The basic warranty for the INFINITI QX80 offers a little more coverage than the basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63.