You get what you pay for. No statement may be more accurate when it comes to buying a luxury car or crossover at Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale. The Mercedes-Benz brand is an industry leader for a reason and the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC compact crossover is a popular option in the automaker’s lineup that will outperform its competitors at every turn. Learn more about the Mercedes-Benz GLC luxury crossover with this 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs 2022 Lexus NX comparison.
An elite combination of style, luxury and track-tuned performance promise to put the Mercedes-Benz GLC head and shoulders above its Lexus NX counterpart. The 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC is available in five luxury trim levels – GLC 300, GLC 4MATIC® 300, AMG® GLC 43, AMG® GLC 63 and AMG® GLC 63 S – that provide a starting price of $43,850*. Premium luxury for five passengers and an impressive 19.4 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats will cater to Scottsdale-area families who opt for the Mercedes-Benz GLC.
2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC
2022 Lexus NX
|255-Horsepower 2.0-Liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder||Base Engine||203-Horsepower 2.5-Liter 4-Cylinder|
|19.4 - 56.5 Cubic Feet||Cargo Space||22.7 - 46.9 Cubic Feet|
|10.25-Inch Touchscreen Display||Multimedia System||9.8-Inch Touchscreen Display|
Luxury and performance go hand in hand when you choose the Mercedes-Benz brand and both make the Mercedes-Benz GLC stand out in this 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs 2022 Lexus NX comparison. Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 models set the bar high with a power-packed 255-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder and nine-speed automatic transmission under the hood. Armed with this combination, the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 will earn 19 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway**. Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC® AWD*** is available to improve performance on the road or trail.
When it comes to performance, the Mercedes-AMG® nameplate represents the peak of the automotive mountain with powertrains that the Lexus NX cannot match. Mercedes-AMG® powertrains available in the Mercedes-Benz GLC lineup include a 385-horsepower 3.0-liter biturbo V-6 (AMG® GLC 43), a 469-horsepower 4.0-liter biturbo V-8 (AMG® GLC 63) and a 503-horsepower 4.0-liter biturbo V-8 (AMG® GLC 63 S). Lexus NX entries cannot compete with a standard 203-horsepower 2.5-liter four-cylinder, a 275-horsepower 2.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder, a 240-horsepower 2.5-liter Lexus Hybrid Drive and a 304-horsepower 2.5-liter Lexus Plug-In Hybrid Drive.
German-manufactured Mercedes-Benz GLC entries promise an elite level of luxury and technology when you slide into the driver’s seat. Base Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 trim levels come standard with a 10.25-inch touchscreen multimedia system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, heated front seats, Mercedes-Benz ATTENTION ASSIST®, the Mercedes-Benz PRE-SAFE® System and more. Available luxury upgrades vary by model and can be added with select equipment packages. Highlight features include a Head-Up Display, a Burmester® Surround Sound System, 64-color ambient interior lighting, a panoramic sunroof, heated rear seats and much more.
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*Base MSRP excludes transportation and handling charges, destination charges, taxes, title, registration, preparation and documentary fees, tags, labor and installation charges, insurance, and optional equipment, products, packages and accessories. Actual vehicle price may vary by Dealer.
**EPA estimated fuel economy. Compare the estimated mpg to the estimated mpg of other vehicles. You may get different mileage depending on how fast you drive, weather conditions and trip length. Your actual highway mileage will probably be less than the highway estimate.
***Best performance on snow and ice obtained with winter tires. Please always drive carefully, consistent with road conditions.