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2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class
CLS 450 4MATIC Coupe AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$83,127
11 listings nationwide

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2021 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$96,053
24 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class
CLS 450 4MATIC Coupe AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class, a sleek 4-door coupe, competes with the Audi A7 and S7. It was redesigned for 2019, so 2020 brings minor changes. Mercedes-Benz splits the CLS-Class into ...

2021 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
Michael Perkins Preview:

Changes abound for the 7 Series in 2021, although it’d be easy to miss most of them. Features like Drive Recorder, remote engine start, and heated armrests all become standard, while n...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class
CLS 450 4MATIC Coupe AWD
GuruM9TL8 writes:
Great personal car. Will buy.
Power Ranked 2021 Genesis GV80 3.5T Advanced AWD worse.
"Image and styling. Both are more than adequate power. The Genesis maintenance is well presented. Mercedes will have a better resale in time. High depreciation."
Family Car Ranked 2021 Genesis GV80 3.5T Advanced AWD better.
"Cost and space"
2021 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class
CLS 450 4MATIC Coupe AWD
2021 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
23 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
29 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.1 gal 20.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
362 hp @ 5,500 RPM
335 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
331 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
11:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.27 in x 3.62 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- 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 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.9 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 35 in 44.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 11.9 cu ft 18.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,389 lbs 915 lbs
Exterior
Length 196.4 in 207.4 in
Width 81.5 in 85.4 in
Height 56.3 in 58.2 in
Wheelbase 115.7 in 126.4 in

Available Options

2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class
CLS 450 4MATIC Coupe AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • DESIGNO Cardinal Red Metallic
  • DESIGNO Diamond White Bright
  • DESIGNO Selenite Grey MAGNO
  • Graphite Grey Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Polar White
  • Selenite Grey Metallic

Option Packages

  • 3-Zone Climate Control
  • Soft-Close Doors
  • Air Body Control Air Suspension
  • AMG Line
  • Acoustic Comfort Package
  • Active Multicontour Front Seats W/Massage Feature
  • BURMESTER High-End 3D Sound System
  • BURMESTER Surround Sound System
  • DESIGNO Black/Titanium Grey Pearl Leather Package
  • DESIGNO MACCHIATO Beige/Saddle Brown Leather PKG
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Energizing Comfort Package
  • Exterior Lighting Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • Night Package
  • Parking Assist Package
  • Premium Package
  • Warmth & Comfort Package
  • Wood/Leather Steering Wheel
  • DESIGNO BLK Piano Lacquer Flowing Lines Wood Trim
  • Black Perforated Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige/Brown, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Magma Grey/Black, Perforated Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Magma Grey/MACCHIATO, Perforated Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Marsala Brown/Espresso, Perforated Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Heated Rear Seats
  • Marsala Brown/Espresso, Perforated Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Wheels: 20" AMG Multi-Spoke
2021 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Bernina Grey Amber Effect
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic
  • DRAVIT Grey Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Donington Gray Metallic
  • Frozen Bluestone Metallic
  • Individual AVENTURIN Red Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • PHYTONIC Blue Metallic
  • TANZANITE Blue II Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional
  • Alcantara Headliner in Upholstery Color
  • Anthracite Alcantara Headliner
  • Ash Grain Black & Red Wood Trim
  • Individual Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Autobahn Package
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Executive Package
  • Front Massaging Seats (Discontinued)
  • Interior Design Package
  • Luxury Rear Seating Package
  • M Sport Brakes W/Black Calipers
  • M Sport Brakes W/Blue Calipers
  • M Sport Package
  • Premium Package
  • Remote Control Parking
  • Wood Inlay Leather Steering Wheel
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Perforated Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Black, Perforated Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Perforated Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • AMARONE Brown/Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Nappa Leather W/Quilting Upholstery
  • Cognac, Perforated Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Fiona Red/Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Front Ventilated Seats
  • Mocha, Nappa Leather W/Quilting Upholstery
  • Smoke White/Black, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Smoke White/Night Blue, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • TARTUFO, Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • ZAGORA Beige, Perforated Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Integral Active Steering
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.5" V-Spoke Style 620
  • Wheels: 20" X 8.5" FR & 20" X 10" RR M Orbit Grey
  • Wheels: 20" X 8.5" FR & 20" X 10" RR M Star-Spoke
  • Wheels: 20" X 8.5" FR & 20" X 10" RR Multi-Spoke
  • Wheels: 20" X 8.5" FR & 20" X 10" RR V-Spoke

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