2019 BMW X4

2019 BMW X4


2019 Mercedes Benz AMZ GLC 43

2019 BMW X4 vs. 2019 Mercedes Benz AMZ GLC 43


The BMW X4 is a sleek coupe version of the BMW X3. It is very stylish and is a beast on the road. It runs on a spirited powerful engine that really knows how to impress. The interior is amazing and made up of premium quality materials. Featuring a flashy exterior design, upgraded performance and world-class technology, the 2019 Mercedes Benz AMG GLC 43 is a real contender in the small luxury SUV class.

Design & Style

The BMW X4 is more stylish than a sedan and boasts a sporty design with a roofline that looks like a coupe. Its cabin is premium, very modern and neat. There is careful attention to details and materials used are top quality. The center stack is appealing and it sits below a rakish floating touchscreen. There is plenty of legroom as well as cargo space available in the X4. It offers 19 cubic feet of cargo capacity which can be increased to 51 cubic feet when you lower the rear seats.

Mercedes Benz GLC-Class is known for its high-quality interior. When it comes to the AMG model the interior is even better. From the classy seats to the paddle shifters and on to red seatbelts, the interior is just superb. The materials used are of premium quality as well making the cabin to be in industry-leading quality. It also offers plenty of room for passengers in the rear seats.

Technology & Safety

The base X4 is fitted with the iDrive infotainment system that features a HD Radio and a 12-speaker sound system. Apple CarPlay is also available along with an integrated navigation system and a 10.3-inch display screen. There is also an option of s gesture-control feature that lets the user control the infotainment system using hand gestures. Its key safety features include adaptive cruise control, lane keep assist, blind spot monitoring, surround view camera, automatic emergency braking as well as collision warning.

When it comes to the 2019 Mercedes Benz AMG GLC 43, you get a 7.0-inch display that looks like a tablet. It floats above the dashboard and can be controlled by a rotary knob. Options are also available in an 8.4-inch screen with navigation, traffic as well as weather updates. Its safety features include automatic emergency breaking and collision warning. Other driver assistance features are available but at an extra cost.


The BMW X4 is powered by a twin-turbocharged 2.0-liter four cylinder engine. This engine yields a horsepower of 248 and 258lb-ft of torque. The X4 is a beast on the road and it can accelerate from zero to 60mph in just 6 seconds. Options are also available in a 3.0-liter six-cylinder with a horsepower of 382 and 365lb-ft of torque. This is even more interesting as it gets from zero to 60mph in an impressive 4 seconds. The four-cylinder engine gets a fuel efficiency rating of 23mpg in the city and 28mpg on the highway.

The Mercedes Benz AMG GLC 43 comes with a twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6 that yields a horsepower of 362. There is also an option of a twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 that can produce a horsepower of 469. Both these engines are connected to a nine-speed automatic transmission as well as the all-wheel drive. The GLC 43 can accelerate from zero to 60mph in just 4.5 seconds. . At 19mpg in city driving and 25mpg in highway driving, the GLC 43 gets a fuel efficiency rating that is way lower than the BMW X4.

The Bottom Line

The 2019 Mercedes Benz AMG GLC 43 boasts of its superb interior and engine performance. However the BMW X4 is a masterpiece that is commendable for its industry-leading technology, high fuel efficiency ratings as well as its safety features. From the points discussed above, the BMW X4 is the winner here.

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