2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 vs. 2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 vs. 2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric Review

Picture of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG GLC 43

MSRP*: $59,500 to $63,000
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2022 Volvo
XC40 Recharge Pure Electric

MSRP*: $55,300 to $58,150
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MPG - City 18 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 24 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 36.1 - 40.6 ft3 47.4 ft3
Engine V-6 402-hp, Electric Motor (Electric Fuel System)
Transmission Auto Manual 1-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All-wheel All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 385 hp 402 hp
Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 3,307 lbs
Exterior Length 183.5 - 186.2 in 174.2 in
Exterior Width 74.4 - 76.0 in 73.7 in
Leg Room Front 40.8 in
Rear 37.2 - 37.3 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.1 in
Head Room Front 38.9 - 39.6 in
Rear 38.3 - 39.6 in
Front 37.6 in
Rear 38.3 in

*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 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 than in the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric. The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

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 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 is somewhat more expensive than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 is about the same width as the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Performance
With the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric. The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 has a little less horsepower than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.

Powertrain
The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 has much lower torque than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 and the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric. The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 has less cargo space than the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 43 than that of the Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric.