2019 Porsche Macan vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC

2019 Porsche Macan vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC

Porsche and Mercedes-Benz are two of the most well-known luxury automakers in the world, so it comes as no surprise that the two frequently try to outdo each other. In this matchup between smaller luxury SUVs, you’ll see that each brand has brought the best of their sports car lineup to their respective SUV. See how they compare here as we look at the 2019 Porsche Macan vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC!

SUV shoppers may be wondering how they know which vehicle is right for them, or which will give them the better features. That’s what we’re doing today. Here at Porsche of Colorado Springs, it’s our duty to let you know what makes Porsche different than the rest so you’ll know which model is a good fit for you. Check out the table below for a look at how these two big names compare to each other!

2019 Porsche Macan


2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC

Turbocharged 2.0L 4-cylinder Base Engine 2.0L 4-cylinder
248 hp Horsepower 241 hp
10.9-inch Infotainment Screen Size 7-inch
52.9 cubic ft Maximum Cargo Space 56.5 cubic ft

How do the Macan and GLC compare to each other?

The Macan is truly a luxury powerhouse. Powered by a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine, the 2019 Macan gets a cool 248 horsepower to go along with 273 lb-ft of torque in the base model. If that’s not enough for you, consider upgrading to the Macan S trim. This is more powerful with 348 horsepower and a 0 to 60 time of just 4.9 seconds when properly equipped.

Performance isn’t the only highlight of the 2019 Macan. Inside there’s a world of elegance and sporty ambiance, starting with the large 10.9-inch touchscreen display with high-definition resolution. On this touchscreen you’ll be able to access all your entertainment and navigation needs as well as the ability to connect your compatible smartphone with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The Macan also comes with an available Bose® premium audio system for crisp, clear sound, which is perfect for jamming out to all your favorite tunes. Stay comfortable in any weather condition with available heated and ventilated front seats as well.

Mercedes-Benz meant well with the GLC, but it may be just a touch below the quality of the Macan. Don’t take our word for it though. Come check it out here at Porsche of Colorado Springs! We have a full lineup of models for you to choose from, so schedule a test drive on our website today!

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