2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC

Mercedes-Benz GLC

2020 Audi Q5

Audi Q5

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. 2020 Audi Q5



255-hp, 2.0L turbo

Base Engine

248-hp, 2.0L turbo
9G-TRONIC® 9-speed automatic


7-speed DCT
113.1 inches


111 inches
56.5 cubic feet

Cargo Space

53.1 cubic feet

Drivers shopping for a smaller SUV in Centerville may think they won’t be able to find a compact vehicle equipped with advanced German engineering. Mercedes-Benz has found a solution. Recognizing an opportunity in the small luxury SUV segment, engineers created the GLC- a perfect combination of convenience, comfort, and performance.
So, how does it stack against other vehicles in its class? We have contrasted the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. Audi Q5. The two models assure drivers agility and exhilarating performance, but let’s see how they differ in price, dimensions, and power.

GLC vs. Audi Q5: Price & Space

From the start, the Mercedes-Benz GLC has an advantage over the Audi Q5. The MSRP of the GLC starts at $42,500* MSRP while the Q5 starts at $43,300 MSRP. If you’re interested in dimensions when comparing the GLC vs. Audi Q5, Mercedes-Benz has the edge once again:

  • Mercedes-Benz GLC
    • Wheelbase – 113.1 inches
    • Cargo Space- 56.5 cubic feet
  • Audi Q5
    • Wheelbase – 111 inches
    • Cargo Space- 53.1 cubic feet

When you balance the GLC vs. Audi Q5, there’s no question that both vehicles are attractive and well-equipped. However, with its bigger size, it’s no surprise that the GLC is going home with Springboro drivers.

GLC vs. Audi Q5: Engine & Transmission

The 2020 GLC is an attempt to alter the belief that drivers in Centerville can’t get the benefits associated with a large SUV in a compact vehicle. The base engine of the GLC provides power with a 2.0-liter turbo delivering 255 hp, which surpasses the 248 hp of the Q5.

The transmission of the Mercedes-Benz GLC is also superior, with a 9G-TRONIC® 9-speed automatic providing greater performance over the 7-speed DCT transmission of the Q5. Though both the GLC and the Q5 have powertrains that appear to be similar, the GLC has a more powerful performance thanks to its exceptional transmission.

Test Drive the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC in Centerville

Discover the comfort and luxurious interior of the Mercedes-Benz GLC for yourself at Mercedes-Benz of Centerville. You’ll find it’s the perfect size for agile driving in the city and the suburbs. Contact us to schedule a test drive or to speak with one of our experienced sales professionals. Our knowledgeable finance team is ready to match you with the car of your dreams. Experience the luxury of Mercedes-Benz first-hand today!

*Base MSRP excludes transportation and handling charges, destination charges, taxes, title, registration, preparation and documentary fees, tags, labor and installation charges, insurance, and optional equipment, products, packages and accessories. Actual vehicle price may vary by Dealer.


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