2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. GLE

2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE
2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 SUV


2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 SUV
$43,850 MSRP*

Starting Price

$57,700 MSRP*
255-hp 2.0L turbo inline-4

Standard Engine

255-hp 2.0L turbo inline-4
22 mpg city/27 mpg highway**

Fuel Economy

20 mpg city/25 mpg highway**
3,500 pounds

Maximum Towing Capacity

7,700 pounds

If you are looking for a powerful and luxurious vehicle, the Mercedes-Benz SUV lineup has a number of impressive options, two of which include the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC and GLE. Both will improve your daily Rye commutes. A number of powerful turbo engine options, abundant seating and storage space, as well as numerous luxury features and amenities, make this an impressive option. Explore which you like best with the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. GLE and then shop for your next luxury SUV at Mercedes-Benz of Greenwich near Stamford!



2022 GLC vs. GLE: Performance Specs 

When you are comparing these two Mercedes-Benz SUVs, you can find two different performances that will be well adapted to your lifestyle. Compare the 2022 GLC vs. GLE and you’ll find the same engine and transmission pairing, including standard rear-wheel-drive, or the possibility to upgrade to a 4MATIC® AWD system.

GLC drivers can enjoy slightly more efficient fuel economy, but the GLE delivers much more towing power with an available trailer hitch to help you take on tough tasks with ease. See the base specs of the 2022 GLC vs. GLE: 

2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC 

  • Standard 2.0L turbo inline-4 engine 
  • Standard 9-speed automatic transmission with rear-wheel-drive
  • Standard 255 horsepower & 273 lb-ft of torque
  • 22 mpg city/27 mpg highway rating
  • 3,500-pound towing capacity (when properly equipped)
  • 17.4-gallon fuel tank capacity

2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE

  • Standard 2.0L turbo inline-4 engine 
  • Standard 9-speed automatic transmission with rear-wheel-drive
  • Standard 255 horsepower & 273 lb-ft of torque
  • 20 mpg city/25 mpg highway rating
  • 7,700-pound towing capacity (when properly equipped)
  • 22.5-gallon fuel tank capacity

2022 GLC vs. GLE: Cargo Space & Dimensions

These 2022 Mercedes-Benz SUVs have plenty of room for you and your passengers with exceptional comfort and versatility whichever road you take in New Canaan. The 2022 GLC features newly upgraded individual seating measurements with the standard five-passenger cabin, and the GLE offers an optional third-row seat for an additional two seats, with up to seven passengers total. Each has versatile fold-down seats so you can utilize most of your cargo room. Here are the 2022 GLC vs. GLE cargo space and dimension specifications:

2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC Interior Dimensions:

  • Passenger Capacity:
  • Front Headroom: 37.8 inches
  • Rear Headroom: 38.5 inches
  • Front Legroom: 40.8 inches
  • Rear Legroom: 37.3 inches
  • Maximum Cargo Capacity: 56.5 cubic feet 

2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE interior dimensions:

  • Passenger Capacity: 5 to 7 (optional)
  • Front Headroom: 40.5 inches
  • Rear Headroom: 36.9 inches
  • Front Legroom: 40.3 inches
  • Rear Legroom: 40.9 inches 
  • Maximum Cargo Capacity: 74.9 cubic feet

2022 GLC vs. GLE: Interior Features

Some shared features between these models include a versatile steering wheel with control buttons and touchpad controller. Everyone will be entertained with the exceptional FrontBass® system, HD Radio™ receiver, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration as well as hands-free Bluetooth® interface and audio streaming. Here are some interior features in each model:

2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC interior features: 

  • Analog gauges with high-resolution multifunction display
  • 10.25-inch touchscreen multimedia display
  • Power Liftgate
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • 40/20/40-split rear seats with power folding
  • Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX)
  • Voice Control with Natural Language Understanding
  • “Hey, Mercedes” keyword activation
  • Touchpad controller
  • Heated power front seats

2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE interior features:

  • Voice Control with Natural Language Understanding
  • Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX)
  • “Hey, Mercedes” keyword activation
  • Power tilt/sliding sunroof
  • 40/20/40-split folding 2nd-row seats
  • Heated power front seats with driver memory
  • 12.3-inch touchscreen multimedia display
  • MB Navigation
  • MB-Tex upholstery
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control

Explore the Mercedes-Benz SUVs at Mercedes-Benz of Greenwich Today!

When it comes time to explore your newly upgraded SUVs in Greenwich, the team at Mercedes-Benz of Greenwich can help you sort that out. Contact us today to schedule a test drive and explore our new vehicle specials


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