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2021 Lincoln Corsair vs. 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 Review

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2021 Lincoln
Corsair

MSRP*: $36,105 to $50,390
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2021 Mercedes-Benz
GLC 300

MSRP*: $43,200 to $51,650
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Invoice* $34,481 to $47,619 $40,608 to $48,551
MPG - City 21 - 22 MPG 21 - 22 MPG
MPG - Hwy 29 MPG 28 - 29 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 57.6 ft3 56.5 ft3
Engine 2.5-liter I-4 (regular gas), Inline-4 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel, Front-wheel All-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 250 - 295 hp 255 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 180.6 in 183.3 - 186.3 in
Exterior Width 74.3 in 74.4 in
Leg Room Front 43.2 in
Rear 38.6 in
Front 40.8 in
Rear 37.2 - 37.3 in
Head Room Front 39.5 in
Rear 38.7 in
Front 38.9 - 39.6 in
Rear 38.3 - 39.6 in
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Info not available
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Info not available
Side Crash Rating** ***** Info not available

**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
The Lincoln Corsair offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300, with comparable head- and legroom. The Lincoln Corsair will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Lincoln Corsair as you will with the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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 Lincoln Corsair will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Lincoln Corsair will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Dimensions
The Lincoln Corsair is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300. When looking at overall length, the Lincoln Corsair takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 is clearly the choice over the Lincoln Corsair for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Lincoln Corsair and the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the Lincoln Corsair and the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Lincoln Corsair and the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Lincoln Corsair as you will in the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Warranty
The Lincoln Corsair comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.