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2021 BMW X5 M
AWD
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class
GLE 350 4MATIC AWD
MSRP
$57,250
Invoice
$53,815
Average Price Paid
$55,703
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AWD
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GLE 350 4MATIC AWD
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2021 BMW X5 M
AWD
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2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class
GLE 350 4MATIC AWD
Megan Hennessey Test Drive Review:

Redesigned for 2020, the GLE-Class is the second-most-popular Mercedes-Benz in the U.S. It's a midsize luxury SUV in every traditional sense, but because Mercedes has way too much time...

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  • Look and Feel 6
  • Performance 10
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 10
  • Safety 10
  • Cost-Effectiveness 5

Specs

2021 BMW X5 M
AWD
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class
GLE 350 4MATIC AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
13 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
18 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.9 gal 22.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
600 hp @ 6,000 RPM
255 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque
553 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
273 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
10.5:1
Displacement
4,400 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.5 in x 3.48 in
3.27 in x 3.62 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 39.8 in 40.3 in
Back Legroom 37.4 in 40.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 33.9 cu ft 33.3 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,080 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 7,700 lbs
Exterior
Length 195 in 194.3 in
Width 87.3 in 84.9 in
Height 68.9 in 70.7 in
Wheelbase 117 in 117.9 in

Available Options

2021 BMW X5 M
AWD
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class
GLE 350 4MATIC AWD

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