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Porsche Macan vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Porsche Macan vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $75,505

Mercedes-Benz GLC AMG GLC43   
Difference: $19,140

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017
ModelMacanGLC
TrimTurboAMG GLC43
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $76,000 $54,900
Premium Package Plus 3,590  
Porsche Connect Plus 1,300  
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed 1,440  
Cargo Management System 380  
LED headlights 1,170  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 690 720
Air suspension, auto-leveling and height adjustable 1,385  
Torque vectoring, brake-based 1,490  
Compass 380  
Roof rails 380  
Sunshades, second row 250 380
Heated second row seats 525 620
Running boards 1,245 670
Color seat belts 500 0
Black exterior trim (optional) 230 200
Carbon fiber trim 940 1,150
Voice control for nav and audio 0  
Around view cameras 1,190  
Illuminated door sill trim plates 510  
Premium 3 Package   5,950
Burmester 640W 14 speakers   850
designo Package   3,950
Advanced Parking Assist Package   1,550
Rear air vents with automatic controls   790
Special order charge   250
Cooled or ventilated front seats   450
Panoramic sunroof   1,480
Rear side airbags   420
Heated steering wheel   250
Premium Package Plus 0  
Porsche Connect Plus 0  
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed 0  
Cargo Management System 0  
LED headlights 0  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 0 670
Air suspension, auto-leveling and height adjustable 0  
Torque vectoring, brake-based 0  
Compass 0  
Roof rails 0  
Sunshades, second row 0 353
Heated second row seats 0 577
Running boards 0 623
Color seat belts 0 0
Black exterior trim (optional) 0 186
Carbon fiber trim 0 1,070
Voice control for nav and audio 0  
Around view cameras 0  
Illuminated door sill trim plates 0  
Premium 3 Package   5,534
Burmester 640W 14 speakers   791
designo Package   3,674
Advanced Parking Assist Package   1,442
Rear air vents with automatic controls   735
Special order charge   233
Cooled or ventilated front seats   419
Panoramic sunroof   1,376
Rear side airbags   391
Heated steering wheel   233
Options (change) 17,595 19,680
Options (change) 0 18,307
Destination 1,050 925
Total Price $94,645 $75,505

The configured Porsche Macan 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 400hp 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed automated manual transmission.

The configured Mercedes-Benz GLC 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 362hp 3.0L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 9-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Porsche Macan and Mercedes-Benz GLC are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Porsche Macan Turbo trim is $76,000. The features would cost an additional $17,595. Including the destination charge of $1,050, the total price of this trim is $94,645.

The base sticker price of the Mercedes-Benz GLC AMG GLC43 trim is $54,900. The features would cost an additional $19,680. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $75,505.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Porsche Macan trims is 9. The feature adjusted price of the Mercedes-Benz GLC trims is 5. Based on this adjustment, the Mercedes-Benz GLC AMG GLC43 appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Porsche Macan 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 400hp 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed automated manual transmission.

The configured Mercedes-Benz GLC 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 362hp 3.0L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 9-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Porsche Macan and Mercedes-Benz GLC are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Porsche Macan Turbo trim is $0. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $1,050, the total price of this trim is $1,050.

The invoice of the Mercedes-Benz GLC AMG GLC43 trim is $51,057. The features would cost an additional $18,307. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $70,289.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Porsche Macan trims is 1. The feature adjusted price of the Mercedes-Benz GLC trims is 0. Based on this adjustment, the Mercedes-Benz GLC AMG GLC43 appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Porsche Macan vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC

Lowest Adjusted Price: Mercedes-Benz GLC AMG GLC43
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Porsche Macan Turbo
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $18,360
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $69,248
Model Year20172017
ModelMacanGLC
TrimTurboAMG GLC43
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine400hp V6362hp V6
TransmissionS7T9
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)17/23 MPG18/24 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)665, 14640, 14
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-19255/45-20
Total Price$94,645$75,505
Adjustments for Features-7800
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$93,865$75,505

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Features Comparison: Porsche Macan vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC

Model Year20172017
ModelMacanGLC
TrimTurboAMG GLC43
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed automated manual$1200 
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1400
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet $100
Hands-free trunk or liftgate $100
Remote climate control $25
Remote start via app $75
Semi-automated parking system $500
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, low-speed $200
Blind spot intervention $200
Collision preparation system, rear $100
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system $0
Driver drowsiness monitor $150
Hill descent control$250 
Knee airbag, passenger$100 
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based$200 
Lane keeping assist system $400
Pedestrian detection $50
Rear cross-traffic detection $100
Secondary collision brake assist$25 
Temporary spare tire$150 
Tires, run-flat $150
Wide-view front camera$150 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment$50 
Cargo area partition net$40 
Cargo area rails w/tie downs $50
Cargo mat$40 
Cargo net $40
Console with shifter$150 
Console without shifter $150
Overhead sunglass holder $25
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50 
Apple CarPlay support$0 
Aux input$50 
DVD-Audio-compatible player$0 
DVD-compatible player $0
Fragrance atomizer $200
Handwriting recognition $200
Ionizing air filtration $50
Off-road navigation system$0 
Rear air vents with automatic controls $250
Rear air vents with manual controls$150 
Residual heat$50 
SMS text-to-speech reader $50
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300 
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation $325
Traffic + travel information $25
Traffic information$25 
Water-repellent front-door glass$15 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0 
Body color exterior trim$0 
Metal accent plate, lower front fascia $0
Metal accent plate, lower rear fascia $0
Painted brake calipers (optional)$0 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Altimeter$25 
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75 
Chronometer $100
Cornering lights$75 
Fog lights$125 
Headlight washers$50 
Interior ambient lighting$150 
Interior ambient lighting, configurable $150
Intersection assist$25 
Powertrain 
Dual-mode exhaust$250 
Limited-slip rear differential$300 
Regenerative braking$0 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Automatic seat bolsters, driver$300 
Automatic seat bolsters, front passenger$300 
Folding second row seats$300 
Metal pedals $75
Power headrest height adjuster, driver seat $50
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat $50
Power thigh bolsters, driver seat$100 
Power thigh bolsters, passenger seat$100 
Power-folding second row seats $700
Synthetic suede headliner$1000 
Upholstered instrument panel $300
Upholstered instrument panel, leather$1000 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Crosswind stabilization $50
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Suggestive steering $0
Terrain selector$200 
Total Value of Features$9,070$8,290
Value of Feature Adjustments$780$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-90

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Specifications Comparison: Porsche Macan vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC

Model Year20172017
ModelMacanGLC
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase110.5 in113.1 in
Length184.3 in183.3 in
Width75.7 in74.4 in
Height63.9 in64.5 in
Curb Weight4,244 lb.4,145 lb.
Fuel Capacity19.8 gal.17.4 gal.
Row 1 Headroom0.0 in37.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room0.0 in57.3 in
Row 1 Legroom0.0 in40.8 in
Row 2 Headroom0.0 in38.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room0.0 in56.5 in
Row 2 Legroom0.0 in37.3 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
17.7 ft320.5 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
53.0 ft356.5 ft3

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Option Package Details
Porsche Macan Turbo

Premium Package Plus
FeatureValueRequested?
Cooled or ventilated front seats300Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75Yes
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror75No
Total Requested257597%
Total Not Requested753%
Porsche Connect Plus
FeatureValueRequested?
Traffic information25Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Wi-Fi hotspot50Yes
4G LTE connectivity50No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Telematics service, such as OnStar300Yes
App support100Yes
Remote app25Yes
Apple CarPlay support0No
Total Requested65093%
Total Not Requested507%
Cargo Management System
FeatureValueRequested?
Cargo mat40No
Cargo organizer100Yes
Cargo area partition net40No
Total Requested10056%
Total Not Requested8044%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GLC AMG GLC43

Burmester, 640W, 14 speakers (with subwoofer)
FeatureValueRequested?
Burmester, 640W, 14 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Surround sound250Yes
Total Requested25042%
Total Not Requested35058%
Premium 3 Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
LED headlights1000Yes
Ionizing air filtration50No
Fragrance atomizer200No
Cargo net40No
Cargo organizer100Yes
Cargo area rails w/tie downs50No
Illuminated door sill trim plates100Yes
Interior ambient lighting, configurable150No
Speed limit information0No
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system0No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
DVD-compatible player0No
Media drive15Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100No
Collision preparation system, rear100No
Pedestrian detection50No
Lane keeping assist system400Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Blind spot intervention200No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Total Requested374080%
Total Not Requested94020%
designo Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Upgraded leather upholstery0No
Special interior trim0No
Dark-colored headliner (optional)0No
Leather door panel trim250Yes
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat50No
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Memory system, passenger seat150Yes
Total Requested140097%
Total Not Requested503%
Advanced Parking Assist Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Semi-automated parking system500No
Around view cameras300Yes
Total Requested80057%
Total Not Requested60043%

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