2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® vs 2018 Lexus NX 300 AWD

Comparison image of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® vs 2018 Lexus NX 300 AWD

For drivers in the Chicago area, the perfect blend of fuel economy and spacious practicality can be difficult to find. Luckily, we here at Loeber Motors are happy to provide you with the vehicle that perfectly suits your needs. Behind the wheel of the new 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 4MATIC® SUV, you’ll have plenty of space for the whole family to sit comfortably, the fuel economy needed in an everyday vehicle as well as the on-road security that comes standard with the brand’s 4MATIC all-wheel drive system.

To give you an idea of how well the GLC performs, we’ve pitted it against one of its top competitors, the new 2018 Lexus NX 300. Both of these compact crossover SUVs offer the space-saving design you want, with the comfortable interior you need, however only one can be the best.

Take a look below to see who comes out on top in our 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs 2018 Lexus NX 300 comparison.

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 4MATIC®

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2018 Lexus NX 300 AWD

273 lb-ft
258 lb-ft
56.5 ft3 Maximum Cargo Space 54.6 ft3
4MATIC® AWD Drive Type AWD
9-Speed Automatic Transmission 6-Speed Automatic

Benefits of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC

While the 2018 Lexus NX also seats five passengers and presents similar fuel economy, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 4MATIC is set apart from the rest thanks to its long list of impressive standard features. It goes above and beyond the features offered by similar models like the Lexus NX by offering exclusive standard features such as:

  • ECO-START® / Stop System
  • Natural wood grain interior trim 
  • Crosswind Assist Feature
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control 
  • 5 years of Mercedes-Benz mbrace Connect2™ 
  • PRE-SAFE®**

Interested in learning more about the new 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC? Then you’ve come to the right place. You can find more details about this impressive model here on our site through our model research pages or our informative blog. You can also contact our staff directly with any questions, inquiries or to set up an appointment for a test drive by giving us a call or by clicking the button below to send us an online message. We look forward to hearing from you!

*Best performance on snow and ice obtained with winter tires. Please always drive carefully, consistent with road conditions.

**PRESAFE® closes the side windows when the system's sensors detect side movements that suggest a possible rollover. A small gap is left near the fully closed position. Seat and head restraints adjust only when equipped with memory system.

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