Compare 2017 BMW X4 vs 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Class

2017 BMW X4
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Class
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M40i Sports Activity Coupe
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
X4 M40i Sports Activity Coupe 19 26 $54,535 $58,100
X4 xDrive28i Sports Activity Coupe 20 27 $42,860 $45,550
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AMG GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
GLC AMG GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe N/A N/A $55,475 $59,650
GLC AMG GLC 43 4MATIC SUV 18 24 $51,057 $54,900
GLC GLC 300 4MATIC Coupe 22 27 $42,734 $45,950
GLC GLC 300 4MATIC SUV 21 28 $38,270 $41,150
GLC GLC 300 SUV 22 28 $36,410 $39,150
Pricing
Invoice Price
$54,535
$55,475
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$58,100
$59,650
Monthly Payment Estimate
$968 / month
$994 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.3
7.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2017 BMW X4 is an alternative approach to tall-riding SUVs, if you can even call it that. The Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class makes a terrific combination of the features and practical needs most buyers want in an attractive package.
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Fuel Economy
City
19 mpg Coming Soon
Highway
26 mpg Coming Soon
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small SUV 4WD Small SUV 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
37.4 38.3
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56 55.8
Front Head Room (in)
40 38.9
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.2 57.3
Second Leg Room (in)
34.8 37.2
Front Leg Room (in)
40.4 40.8
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
74.1 76
Track Width, Front (in)
62.8 64.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8 6.7
Length, Overall (in)
184.3 186.1
Height, Overall (in)
63.9 62.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.4 65.2
Wheelbase (in)
110.6 113.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
49.4 49.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
17.7 17.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
17.7 17.6
Brakes
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.9 14.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13 12.6
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
17.7 17.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39 38.7
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P275/40WR19 P285/40VR20
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P245/45WR19 P255/45VR20
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
350 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
350 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3500 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3500 NA
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
3500 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4235 4145
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
19 X 8.5 20 X 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 X 9.5 20 X 9.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
210 150
Engine
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6 Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
343 @ 1350 384 @ 2500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.0 L/182 3.0 L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
355 @ 5800 362 @ 5500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
19 -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
21 -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
26 -
Transmission
Trans Order Code
2TB NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67 1.64
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71 5.35
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 0.72
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.38 3.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11 2.25
Trans Type
8 9
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28 1.21
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 0.86
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.29 4.80
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14 3.24
Summary
Vehicle Name
BMW X4 Mercedes-Benz GLC
Body Style
Sports Activity Coupe 4MATIC
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4 -

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