2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 vs 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 driving on a foggy highway vs 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport driving on a foggy highway near a body of water

For most drivers considering a new vehicle, it is important that they have one that fulfills all of their needs. Most people are looking for an SUV that is the perfect blend of powerful, spacious, luxurious, and technologically advanced. While there are only a few SUVs that fit all of those descriptors, it can still be difficult to choose between them. One method that can help you choose a new vehicle is to compare two models, like the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 vs the 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport. When comparing these two models, keep in mind the important features that you need from a new vehicle.



2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300

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2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport

2.0L four-cylinder turbo Standard Engine 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder
241 hp Standard Horsepower 237 hp
6.3 secs Acceleration 0-60 mph 6.7 secs
Standard Forward Collision Assistance Available

Features on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300

One of the many benefits of an SUV is that they are equipped with a variety of technology and safety features, and the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 is no exception. Drivers have access to Collision Prevention Assist Plus as a standard feature, which uses radar technology to issue alerts if there is a potential collision and is able to help initiate braking automatically. On the 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport, there are some safety features, but all of them are optional features. In addition to the Collision Prevention Assist Plus system, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 is also equipped with ATTENTION ASSIST®, Crosswind Assist, Brake Assist, and PRE-SAFE®* as standard features. There are also a variety of additional advanced safety features like Speed Limit Assist, Blind Spot Assist, Active Lane Keeping Assist, and many others.

When you get behind the wheel of a high-quality vehicle like the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 or the 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport, you expect to experience overwhelming performance. Both vehicles only offer one engine option, but in both cases, you’re treated to excellent performance. The 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport is equipped with a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine that provides 237 horsepower and 251 pound-feet of torque. On the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 SUV, you’ll find a 2.0L four-cylinder turbo engine that churns out 241 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. Drivers who choose the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 won’t only have more power, they’ll also have a vehicle that is able to accelerate quicker, going from 0 to 60 mph in only 6.3 seconds, while the 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport trails behind with 6.7 seconds. You can experience the high-powered performance of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 for yourself in Lexington, KY when you visit James Motor Company.


*PRESAFE® closes the side windows when the system's sensors detect side movements that suggest a possible rollover. A small gap is left near the fully closed position. Seat and head restraints adjust only when equipped with memory system.