2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport vs. 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300


2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport


2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300

Are you interested in a luxury SUV with premium creature comforts, capable towing, and real off-road capabilities—all at an accessible price? The 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport stands out in these areas, but the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 is also worth considering. Before you buy your next luxury SUV, get the full rundown of both of these models with this comparison guide from Land Rover West Chester, your Wayne and Newton Square-area Land Rover dealership.

Off-Road Prowess

Both of these models offer an abundance of creature comforts and high-end styling, but when you want a luxury SUV that also follows through with rugged, genuine, off-road performance capabilities, the Land Rover SUV is the sure bet.

  • Land Rover Discovery Sport: The 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport comes standard with all-wheel drive, and you’ll get a number of advanced off-road features, including All Terrain Progress Control, a Terrain Response System, and hill descent control.
  • Mercedes-Benz GLC 300: The 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 is offered with all-wheel drive, but it comes standard with rear-wheel drive. On top of that, you won’t have access to the other advanced off-road features like those on the Land Rover Discovery Sport.

Cargo and Towing Capacity

The 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport and the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 both provide spacious and luxuriant seating for up to five adults, but the Land Rover SUV provides more available room for cargo and a higher towing capacity. It boasts a maximum cargo capacity of 60.0 cubic feet with the rear seats folded, and you can also tow 4,400 pounds. Meanwhile, t Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 doesn’t give you more than 56.5 cubic feet of space for cargo, even with the rear seats folded down, and the towing capacity tops out at 3,500 pounds.


In addition to these advantages, the Land Rover model is also more accessibly priced than the competition.

  • Land Rover Discovery Sport: MSRP from $37,695
  • Mercedes-Benz GLC 300: MSRP from $39,150

Get Behind the Wheel of the 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport

You don’t have to wait around to get behind the wheel of a world-class SUV with outstanding off-road performance and towing capacities near Wayne and Newton Square. That’s because the 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport is now available with competitive financing at Land Rover West Chester, serving all your luxury auto needs at 1568 West Chester Pike in West Chester, PA. We’re open for sales Monday through Saturday, and you can contact us online or call us directly at (800) 445-0819. We look forward to helping you find the right model for your budget, lifestyle, and desires!