Mercedes-Benz M-Class vs Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML 550 4MATIC
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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
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2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class
GLE 350 4MATIC AWD
MSRP
$57,250
Invoice
$53,815
Average Price Paid
$55,543
1,176 listings nationwide

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2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
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2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class
GLE 350 4MATIC AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
CarGurus Instant Market Value
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2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class
GLE 350 4MATIC AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$66,796
3 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
No Expert Reviews
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

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

2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
10
Greenvette writes:
Handling Ranked 2016 BMW X5 better.
"Quick in the turns and hugs the road."
Looks/Style Ranked 2016 BMW X5 better.
"Looks more sporty and handles better."
20
Konst writes:
Power Ranked 2016 Volvo XC90 T5 Inscription AWD better.
"the small 4 cylinder is powerful enough for this family car."
Front Seats Ranked 2016 Volvo XC90 T5 Inscription AWD better.
"probably the best seats Ive never tried. Outstanding."
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class
GLE 350 4MATIC AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class
GLE 350 4MATIC AWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain --
AWD
Fuel Economy, City --
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- 22.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Power --
255 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque --
273 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
Cylinders --
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
10.5:1
Displacement --
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke --
3.27 in x 3.62 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 7 seats
Front Legroom -- 40.3 in
Back Legroom -- 40.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 33.3 cu ft
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 7,700 lbs
Exterior
Length -- 194.3 in
Width -- 84.9 in
Height -- 70.7 in
Wheelbase -- 117.9 in

Available Options

2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class
GLE 350 4MATIC AWD

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