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165 Commerce Dr, Fairfield, CT, 06825

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Phone Numbers:Sales Hours:
  • Mon - Thu9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Fri9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sat9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • SunClosed
Service Hours:
  • Mon - Fri7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Sat8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • SunClosed
Parts Hours:
  • Mon - Fri7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Sat8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • SunClosed

Mercedes-Benz GLC vs GLE

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE

$43,200 MSRP*

Starting Price

$54,750 MSRP*
255-hp 2.0L turbo inline-4


255-hp 2.0L turbo inline-4
22 mpg city/29 mpg highway**

Fuel Economy

19 mpg city/26 mpg highway**

Passenger Capacity

5 to 7 (optional)
3,500 pounds

Maximum Towing Capacity

7,700 pounds
19.4-56.5 cubic feet

Cargo Space

33.3-74.9 cubic feet

Are you trying to decide between the Mercedes-Benz GLC and GLE? That’s a good problem to have. You would look great rolling through Fairfield in either Mercedes-Benz SUV. To help you decide, we’ve put together a side-by-side comparison of two models, the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs. GLE. Let’s get right into the details.

2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs GLE – Pricing

The more budget-conscious can save a little over $12,000 by opting for the GLC, depending on which optional features you choose for this Mercedes-Benz SUV. That’s to be expected, as the GLE is the bigger SUV with more features. Here is the starting MSRP for each:

  • 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC – $43,200 MSRP*
  • 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE – $54,750 MSRP*

2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs GLE – Passenger and Cargo Space

Either Mercedes-Benz SUV has plenty of room for both your passengers and cargo. However, the GLE has an optional 3rd row, enabling you to seat two more passengers than you can in the GLC. Here are some of the specs for the interior:

2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE

  • Passengers – 5 to 7 with optional third row seats
  • Cargo Space – 33.3-74.9 cubic feet

2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC

  • Passengers – 5
  • Cargo Space – 19.4-56.5 cubic feet

If you know you’d like to drive an SUV with room for up to seven, compare the Mercedes-Benz GLE vs. GLB to get a better sense of the options in our lineup. Alternatively, dive right in to our Mercedes-Benz GLB vs. GLC match-up.

2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC vs GLE – Luxury Features

You’ll find numerous luxury features in either Mercedes-Benz SUV to make your Westport commute more enjoyable–but the GLE has the larger set of optional luxury features. Here’s a closer look at the amenities included as standard with each SUV:

2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC Interior Features 

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

2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE Interior Features

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

Check Out Both Mercedes-Benz SUVs at Mercedes-Benz of Fairfield

Reading about GLE and GLC is one thing, but seeing them for yourself is quite another. We make it easy for you to get behind the wheel of your next vehicle. You can even apply for financing online. Our dealership is just a short drive away from both Norwalk and Weston, but you can also browse our entire inventory from the comfort of your own home! So, contact us 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. Options, model availability and actual dealer price may vary. See dealer for details, costs and terms.

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165 Commerce Dr • Fairfield, CT 06825

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Open Today! Sales: 9am-6pm

Open Today! Service: 7:30am-5:30pm

Open Today! Parts: 7:30am-5:30pm

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