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Toyota Highlander vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Toyota Highlander vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $40,218

Toyota Highlander Limited   
Difference: $8,322

Lowest Total Invoice: $36,463

Toyota Highlander Limited   
Difference: $8,750

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201220122018201820182018
ModelHighlanderHighlanderGLCGLCGLCGLC
TrimLimitedHybrid LimitedGLC300GLC350eAMG GLC43AMG GLC63
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $35,745 $44,370 $40,050 $49,990 $56,250 $69,900
Base Invoice $32,635 $40,598 $37,247 $46,491 $52,313 $65,007
Navigation system 2,650 2,650        
Cargo net 49 49        
Floor mats 315 315        
Running boards 649 649 670 670 670 670
Garmin Map Pilot     625 625 625 625
Premium 1 Package     1,350 1,350    
Leather Seating Package     2,050 2,050    
Metallic paint (extra cost)     720 720 720 720
Heated front seats     580 580    
Panoramic sunroof     1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500
Leather seating surfaces         1,620 2,590
Wood trim         0 0
Navigation system 2,359 2,359        
Cargo net 34 34        
Floor mats 200 200        
Running boards 425 425 623 623 623 623
Garmin Map Pilot     581 581 581 581
Premium 1 Package     1,256 1,256    
Leather Seating Package     1,907 1,907    
Metallic paint (extra cost)     670 670 670 670
Heated front seats     539 539    
Panoramic sunroof     1,395 1,395 1,395 1,395
Leather seating surfaces         1,507 2,409
Wood trim         0 0
Options (change) 3,663 3,663 7,495 7,495 5,135 6,105
Options (change) 3,018 3,018 6,971 6,971 4,776 5,678
Destination 810 810 995 995 995 995
Total Price $40,218 $48,843 $48,540 $58,480 $62,380 $77,000
Total Invoice $36,463 $44,426 $45,213 $54,457 $58,084 $71,680

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Toyota Highlander Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $5,197
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $5,839
Model Year201220122018201820182018
ModelHighlanderHighlanderGLCGLCGLCGLC
TrimLimitedHybrid LimitedGLC300GLC350eAMG GLC43AMG GLC63
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine270hp V6245hp V6 H241hp I4208hp I4 PiH362hp V6469hp V8
TransmissionT5CVTT9T7T9T9
DrivetrainFWDAWDRWDAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 9?, 9?, 6?, 6?, 6640, 14
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/55-19245/55-19235/60-18235/60-18255/45-20265/45-20
Total Price$40,218$48,843$48,540$58,480$62,380$77,000
Adjustments for Features0-1,850-3,125-5,375-6,810-8,210
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$40,218$46,993$45,415$53,105$55,570$68,790
Cost Above Minimum$0$6,775$0$7,690$10,155$23,375
Total Invoice$36,463$44,426$45,213$54,457$58,084$71,680
Adjustments for Features0-1,683-2,911-5,005-6,341-7,643
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$36,463$42,743$42,302$49,452$51,743$64,037
Cost Above Minimum$0$6,280$0$7,150$9,441$21,735

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Features Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC

Model Year201220122018201820182018
ModelHighlanderHighlanderGLCGLCGLCGLC
TrimLimitedHybrid LimitedGLC300GLC350eAMG GLC43AMG GLC63
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
5-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1000     
CVT $1000    
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1400 $1400$1400
7-speed manually-shiftable automatic   $1200  
FWD$0     
AWD $1700 $1700$1700$1700
RWD  $0   
Accessories 
AC power outlet  $100$100$100$100
Remote app  $25$25$25$25
Remote climate control  $25$25$25$25
Remote start via app  $75$75$75$75
Remote window/roof operation  $15$15$15$15
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250$250    
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power  $350$350$350$350
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0$0    
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial  $200$200$200$200
Automatic braking, low-speed  $200$200$200$200
Blind spot warning system  $200$200$200$200
Driver drowsiness monitor  $150$150$150$150
Forward collision warning  $200$200$200$200
Full-size spare tire$225$225    
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system  $100$100$100$100
Side curtain airbags  $350$350$350$350
Side curtain airbags, three rows$500$500    
Tires, run-flat  $150$150$150$150
Torque vectoring, brake-based  $100$100$100$100
Trailer sway control  $25$25$25$25
Cargo Management 
Cargo cover$75 $75$75$75$75
Cargo mat$40$40    
Console with shifter$150$150    
Console without shifter  $150$150$150$150
Liftglass or two-piece tailgate$150$150    
Overhead sunglass holder  $25$25$25$25
Removable second-row console$200$200    
Trailering equipment (4 wire) $125    
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Automatic air recirculation  $100$100$100$100
Aux input$50$50    
CD changer, in-dash$325$325    
CD player  $125$125$125$125
HD radio  $50$50$50$50
Heated washer fluid system    $50$50
Heated windshield washer nozzles  $15$15  
In-vehicle Internet  $150$150$150$150
Rain-sensing wipers  $175$175$175$175
Rear air vents  $100$100$100$100
Rear air vents with automatic controls$250$250    
Rear HVAC unit$400$400    
SD Card slot  $25$25$25$25
SMS text-to-speech reader  $25$25$25$25
Surround sound     $250
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation  $325$325$325$325
Traffic information  $25$25$25$25
Variable intermittent wipers$75$75    
Wi-Fi hotspot  $50$50$50$50
Wiper de-icer$25$25    
Exterior 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)  $25$25$25$25
Metal accent plate, lower front fascia    $0$0
Metal accent plate, lower rear fascia    $0$0
Panoramic sunroof  $1200$1200$1200$1200
Rear bumper protector$40$40    
Sunroof$900$900    
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror  $75$75$75$75
Boost gauge    $75$75
Chronometer    $100$100
Compass  $0$0$0$0
Conversation mirror$25$25    
Fog light, rear  $100$100$100$100
Fog lights$125$125    
Large energy flow and fuel economy display $25    
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only   $750 $750
Mirror tilt-down in reverse  $25$25$25$25
Power-folding mirrors  $50$50$50$50
Tachometer$75 $75$75$75$75
Turn signals on or near mirrors  $25$25$25$25
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop $150$150$150$150$150
Launch control     $100
Limited-slip rear differential     $300
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls  $100$100$100$100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Folding second row seats$300$300    
Folding third row seats$600$600    
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75$75    
Manual recliner, second row seats$75$75    
Memory system, driver seat  $200$200$200$200
Memory system, passenger seat  $150$150$150$150
Metal pedals    $75$75
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat  $150$150$150$150
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat  $150$150$150$150
Power headrest height adjuster, driver seat  $50$50$50$50
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat  $50$50$50$50
Power height adjuster, passenger seat  $100$100$100$100
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100$100    
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat  $100$100$100$100
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat  $100$100$100$100
Power-folding second row seats  $700$700$700$700
Stowable center seat, second row$150$150    
Upholstered instrument panel    $300$300
Wood trim  $300$300$300$300
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - electrical    $500$500
Adaptive dampers - mechanical  $100$100  
Air suspension, auto-leveling and height adjustable    $1000$1000
Crosswind stabilization  $50$50$50$50
Electronic systems calibration selector  $200$200$200$200
Suggestive steering  $0$0$0$0
Total Value of Features$6,180$8,030$9,305$11,555$12,990$14,390
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$1,850$3,125$5,375$6,810$8,210
Value of Feature Adjustments0-1,683-2,911-5,005-6,341-7,643

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Specifications Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC

Model Year20122018
ModelHighlanderGLC
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase109.8 in113.1 in
Length188.4 in183.3 in
Width75.2 in74.4 in
Height68.1 in64.5 in
Curb Weight3,947 lb.3,892 lb.
Fuel Capacity19.2 gal.17.4 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.6 in37.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.7 in57.3 in
Row 1 Hip Room56.7 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom43.2 in40.8 in
Row 2 Headroom40.1 in38.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room59.5 in56.5 in
Row 2 Hip Room56.5 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom38.3 in37.3 in
Row 3 Headroom36.3 in0.0 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room55.0 in0.0 in
Row 3 Hip Room42.3 in0.0 in
Row 3 Legroom29.2 in0.0 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
10.3 ft320.5 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
42.3 ft320.5 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
95.4 ft356.5 ft3

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Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GLC GLC300

Garmin Map Pilot
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic information25No
Total Requested70097%
Total Not Requested253%
Premium 1 Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Satellite radio200Yes
AC power outlet100No
Proximity key250Yes
Blind spot warning system200No
Total Requested45060%
Total Not Requested30040%
Leather Seating Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat50No
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat100No
Memory system, passenger seat150No
Total Requested90075%
Total Not Requested30025%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GLC GLC350e

Premium 1 Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Satellite radio200Yes
AC power outlet100No
Proximity key250Yes
Blind spot warning system200No
Total Requested45060%
Total Not Requested30040%
Garmin Map Pilot
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic information25No
Total Requested70097%
Total Not Requested253%
Leather Seating Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat50No
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat100No
Memory system, passenger seat150No
Total Requested90075%
Total Not Requested30025%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GLC AMG GLC43

Garmin Map Pilot
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic information25No
Total Requested70097%
Total Not Requested253%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GLC AMG GLC63

Garmin Map Pilot
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic information25No
Total Requested70097%
Total Not Requested253%

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