It’s difficult to go wrong with a luxury SUV like the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE or 2018 BMW X5. Both offer spacious seating and modern, elegant interiors, as well as similar fuel economies. However, when it comes down to function and safety on the road, the GLE is hard to beat.
The GLE SUV and BMW X5 are comparable in many performance aspects, but the GLE performance pulls ahead in some key areas:
|Mercedes-Benz GLE||Features||BMW X5|
|EPA-estimated 18 mpg city||Fuel economy||EPA-estimated 18 mpg city|
|3.5L V6||Engine||3.0L 6-cylinder|
|302 hp||Horsepower||300 hp|
|9-Speed Automatic||Transmission||8-Speed Automatic|
Additionally, the GLE’s features such as the Agility Control suspension and Electronic Stability Program (ESP®) help to keep you safe and in control while driving in East Greenwich, even around sharp curves.
Many Cranston drivers value utility when choosing an SUV. Here’s how the GLE utility stacks up against that of the X5:
Although they share some similarities, the GLE utility has a little bit more to offer when it comes to functionality.
Still not sure which SUV best suits you? See the difference in person at Mercedes-Benz of Warwick near Providence by taking the new GLE SUV for a test drive! If the Mercedes-Benz GLE sounds like the right choice for you, feel free to browse our GLE inventory and special offers.