2020 Land Rover Discovery vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 | NewCars.com

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2020 Land Rover Discovery vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 Review

New 2020 Land Rover Discovery

2020 Land Rover
Discovery

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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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$52,300 to $69,200
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$59,500 to $63,000
Invoice* $49,162 to $65,048 $55,930 to $59,220
MPG - City 16 - 21 18
MPG - Hwy 21 - 26 N/A
Engine(s) V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 7 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 Land Rover Discovery offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Land Rover Discovery and the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Convenience
The Land Rover Discovery 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). Whether you pick the Land Rover Discovery or the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, it's going to cost you about the same. 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 Land Rover Discovery is much higher than that for the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Dimensions
Since the Land Rover Discovery 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 Land Rover Discovery, 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 its lower torque engine, the Land Rover Discovery doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Handling
The Land Rover Discovery 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 Land Rover Discovery is clearly the choice over the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 for pulling heavy loads. The Land Rover Discovery has a little less horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Utility
The Land Rover Discovery offers greater seating capacity than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Land Rover Discovery, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.

Warranty
The Land Rover Discovery comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43.