2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC

Mercedes-Benz GLC


Audi Q5

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. 2018 Audi Q5

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC outpaces the 2018 Audi Q5 in the following areas:

  • More available horsepower and torque

  • An available 320 hp plug-in hybrid engine

  • Exclusive luxury amenities like an in-cabin fragrance system

  • The upgraded performance features of the AMG® line

Find out more about the differences between the GLC and the Q5 today!

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 exterior


The 2018 Audi Q5 can only be equipped with one engine:

  • Engine: 2.0L 4-Cylinder

  • Horsepower: 252 hp

  • Torque: 273 lb-ft

However, the 2018 GLC is available in multiple configurations, including the high performance AMG® GLC 43 and a hybrid gas/electric option.

2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLC 43:

  • Engine: 3.0L AMG®-Enhanced V6

  • Horsepower: 362 hp

  • Torque: 382 lb-ft

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 350e:

  • Engine: 2.0L 4-Cylinder and Plug-In Hybrid Motor

  • Horsepower: 320 hp

  • Torque: 413 lb-ft

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 rear view

Luxury Features

On top of the superior performance in the 2018 GLC, it also provides more available luxury amenities than the 2018 Q5 including:

  • In-Cabin Air Fragrance and Purification System

  • 590-Watt Burmester® Surround Sound System

  • Wood Trim Options Including Walnut Burl

In addition, the AMG® GLC 43 includes numerous performance systems that enhance its on- and off-road capabilities:

  • Flat-Bottom Sport Steering Wheel

  • Air Body Control Sport Suspension

  • Upgraded AMG® Braking

Those features improve the all-around driving experience of the AMG® model. If you choose the Q5, you’ll have to settle for a lower level of luxury and performance.

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 interior

Find the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC in Palm Springs

To learn more about the performance and luxury advantages of the 2018 GLC, visit Mercedes-Benz of Palm Springs. Before you stop by, you’ll want to take the following steps:

Interested in seeing the GLC firsthand? Visit our showroom at 4094 E. Palm Canyon Dr. in Palm Springs, CA.

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