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2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD
MSRP
$56,000
Invoice
$52,360
Average Price Paid
$52,293
1,790 listings nationwide

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2019 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD
MSRP
$53,400
Invoice
$50,160
Average Price Paid
$50,498
1,160 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD
Fair Price
$53,704
Good Price
$51,550
Great Price
$50,318
2019 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD
Fair Price
$51,746
Good Price
$49,748
Great Price
$48,605

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

Mercedes-Benz gave the E-Class a comprehensive redesign for 2017. It continues to be one of the few models that can truly boast a full lineup with sedan, coupe, soft-top cabriolet, and...

2019 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

As one of the top names in the midsize luxury segment, the BMW 5 Series goes into 2019 with updates. It gets more standard active safety features and a slight shuffling of options. The...

Specs

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD
2019 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Dual Clutch 8-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
29 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.4 gal 12.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
241 hp @ 5,550 RPM
248 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
273 lb-ft @ 1,300 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.8:1
10.2:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 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
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 41.7 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 36.2 in 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.1 cu ft 10 cu ft
Exterior
Length 193.8 in 194.6 in
Width 81.3 in 83.7 in
Height 57.8 in 58.4 in
Wheelbase 115.7 in 117.1 in

Available Options

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • DESIGNO Cardinal Red Metallic
  • DESIGNO Diamond White Metallic
  • Designo Selenite Grey Magno
  • 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
  • 12.3" Widescreen Instrument Cluster
  • Wood/Leather Steering Wheel
  • AMG Line Exterior
  • Accessory Styling Package (Rear & Roof Spoiler)
  • Acoustic Comfort Package
  • Active Front Seats Package W/Massage Feature
  • BURMESTER High End 3-D Surround Sound System
  • BURMESTER Surround Sound System
  • Blind Spot Assist
  • Convenience Package
  • DESIGNO Black/Titanium Grey Pearl Leather Package
  • DESIGNO MACCHIATO Beige/Saddle Brown Leather PKG
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Exterior Lighting Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • Heated Rear Seats (SPC)
  • Panorama Roof
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium 1 Package
  • Rear Safety Package
  • Warmth & Comfort Package
  • DESIGNO Black Piano Lacquer Flowing Lines Wood
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige/Blue, Leather Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige/Blue, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Nut Brown/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Nut Brown/Espresso Brown, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Wheels: 18" Twin 5-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" 10-Spoke Alloy
  • Wheels: 19" AMG Twin 5-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" AMG Twin 5-Spoke W/Black Accents
2019 BMW 5 Series
530e iPerformance Sedan RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Almandine Brown Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Atlas Cedar Metallic
  • Azurite Black Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Bluestone Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic
  • Champagne Quartz Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Jatoba Brown Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Rhodonite Silver Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Power Tailgate
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional
  • Ceramic Controls
  • Leather Dashboard
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Executive Package
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Individual Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Lighting Package
  • Luxury Package
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Night Vision W/Pedestrian Detection
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Plum Brown Wood Trim
  • Power Rear Sunshade
  • Premium Package
  • Premium Package 2
  • Active Cruise Control
  • Head-Up Display
  • Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Caramel/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Night Blue, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Smoke White/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • TARTUFO, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" FR & 19" X 9" RR V-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" V-Spoke (Style 635)

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