Luxury and performance are the foundation of the Mercedes-Benz family of vehicles and Mercedes-Benz crossovers promise to add those elements to your day-to-day commute or neighborhood carpool. No matter what style of luxury crossover you have your heart set on, the Mercedes-Benz brand will check all the boxes. Learn more about a pair of fan favorites in this 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE vs 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC comparison created by Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale.
The 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC sets the bar high in the compact luxury crossover class with a 113.1-inch wheelbase, room for five passengers in an opulent cabin and 19.4 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats. Mercedes-Benz GLC entries are available in five grades – GLC 300, GLC 300 4MATIC®, AMG® GLC 43, AMG® GLC 63 and AMG® GLC 63 S. Do you need more room for family? The 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE is built on a 117.9-inch wheelbase with room for five passengers in standard variants and available third-row seating that will increase capacity to seven passengers. Mercedes-Benz GLE models are available in five grades – GLE 350, GLE 350 4MATIC®, GLE 450 4MATIC®, GLE 580 4MATIC® and AMG® GLE 53 – that will check all the boxes.
2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE
2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC
|255-Horsepower 2.0-Liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder
||Standard Engine||255-Horsepower 2.0-Liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder
|5 - 7 Passengers||Passenger Space||5 Passengers|
|12.3-Inch MBUX Touchscreen Display
||Standard Infotainment System||10.25-Inch MBUX Touchscreen Display
Performance is a hallmark of the Mercedes-Benz brand and is a fixture in this 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE vs 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC comparison. A 255-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder paired with a responsive nine-speed automatic transmission serves as the standard powertrain for the Mercedes-Benz GLE and Mercedes-Benz GLC and will deliver a memorable performance when you get behind the wheel. Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC® AWD is available across each lineup to upgrade performance when faced with inclement weather.
Mercedes-Benz GLE models upgrade performance with a trio of engine options – a 362-horsepower 3.0-liter Biturbo V-6, a 483-horsepower 4.0-liter Biturbo V-8 and a Mercedes-AMG® 429-horsepower 3.0-liter Biturbo V-6. Behind-the-wheel thrills do not end there. The Mercedes-Benz GLC adds three track-tuned Mercedes-AMG® powertrains – a 385-horsepower 3.0-liter Biturbo V-6, a 469-horsepower 4.0-liter Biturbo V-8 and a 503-horsepower 4.0-liter Biturbo V-8.
Technology, plush interiors and luxury amenities will take your day-to-day drive to the next level when you get inside Mercedes-Benz GLE and Mercedes-Benz GLC luxury options. Mercedes-Benz GLE models come standard with a 12.3-inch MBUX touchscreen infotainment system, a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, 64-color ambient interior lighting, a wireless charging pad, 19-inch alloy wheels and a suite of Mercedes-Benz driver-assist features. The Mercedes-Benz GLC comes standard with a 10.25-inch MBUX touchscreen multimedia system, a 12.3-inch digital gauge cluster, wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, heated front seats, 18-inch alloy wheels, a next-generation touchpad and much more.
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