2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee L vs. 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 | NewCars.com

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2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee L vs. 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 Review

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2022 Jeep
Grand Cherokee L

MSRP*: $40,325 to $62,300
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2022 Mercedes-Benz
GLC 300

MSRP*: $43,850 to $52,500
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MPG - City 18 - 19 MPG 21 - 22 MPG
MPG - Hwy 25 - 26 MPG 27 - 28 MPG
Seating Capacity 6 - 7 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 84.6 ft3 49.4 - 56.5 ft3
Engine
  • 293-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 357-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 255-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T 9-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 293 hp 255 hp
Towing Capacity 6,200 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 204.9 in 183.3 - 186.3 in
Exterior Width 77.9 in 74.4 in
Leg Room Front 41.3 in
Rear 39.4 in
Front 40.8 in
Rear 37.2 - 37.3 in
Head Room Front 39.8 in
Rear 39.9 in
Front 38.9 - 39.6 in
Rear 38.3 - 39.6 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Jeep Grand Cherokee L than in the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Jeep Grand Cherokee L and the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Convenience
The Jeep Grand Cherokee L requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Jeep Grand Cherokee L is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Dimensions
Since the Jeep Grand Cherokee L is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Jeep Grand Cherokee L, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Handling
The Jeep Grand Cherokee L has the same turning radius as the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Jeep Grand Cherokee L is clearly the choice over the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 for pulling heavy loads. The Jeep Grand Cherokee L has a little more horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Powertrain
With its lower torque engine, the Jeep Grand Cherokee L doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Utility
The Jeep Grand Cherokee L offers greater seating capacity than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Jeep Grand Cherokee L, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.