Front ends of a 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC and 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS face each other, separated by a diagonal line and a "VS" logo.

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC Vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS

If you’re looking for a luxurious SUV, two great options are the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC and 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS. But what exactly are the differences between these models, besides the final letter of the name? Read on for assistance in differentiating the 2020 GLC and GLS. Hopefully this elucidation will assist in deciding which 2020 luxury SUV is right for you.

View Our New Mercedes-Benz GLC and GLS Inventory

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC

Vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS


Starting MSRP


Up to 22 city/29 highway

Fuel Economy

Up to 19 city/23 highway

2.0-liter 4-cylinder, 3.0-liter V6, 4.0-liter V8


3.0-liter V6, 4.0-liter V8

183-187” L x 74-76” W x 62-66” H


205” L x 77” W x 72” H


Seating Capacity


Compact Luxury SUV

Body Type

Large Luxury SUV

17.4 to 19.4 cubic-feet, 36.1 to 56.5 with seat area Cargo Space

17.4 cubic feet, 84.7 with seat area

New Luxury SUV in Salisbury, MD

The main difference is in size, which corresponds to the difference in price. The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS is about 20” longer than the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV, while also being a bit wider and taller. Due to this, it can seat up to seven, as opposed to the five in the GLC. It can also boast up to nearly 30 more cubic-feet of cargo volume.

Overview of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC

The 2020 GLC is a great daily driver, thanks to its delightful balance of comfort and performance. The vehicle radiates luxury both inside and out. All inhabitants will enjoy stretching out within the elegant, roomy interior. To top it off, it even boasts a solid fuel economy.

The 2020 GLC still belongs to the first GLC generation, which was introduced for 2016. The 2020 model brings a few changes: the vehicle now offers the innovative MBUX infotainment system, along with a new, more powerful four-cylinder engine. The plug-in variation, known as the GLC 350e, gets a larger battery and greater electric range.

Overview of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS

The 2020 GLS has been fully redesigned for 2020. It gains an improved fuel economy, revamped suspension, and additional features, both standard and available. The model benefits from strong engines, a smooth ride, and tight handling. The expansive cabin is lavishly outfitted, rife with premium materials. The ride is comfortable and handling agile. This is a truly luxurious large SUV.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s