2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG GLC 63

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450

2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLS 450

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MSRP*
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$73,750 to $84,100
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$75,950
Invoice* $69,325 to $79,054 $71,393
MPG - City 16 19
MPG - Hwy 22 N/A
Engine(s) V-8 Inline-6
Seating Capacity 5 7
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

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Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 than in the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 or the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, 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. Both the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 and the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 is a little narrower than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 has the same turning radius as the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 is clearly the choice over the Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 for pulling heavy loads. The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 has a little more horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Utility
The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 has less seating than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, making the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC 63 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.