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

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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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2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD
MSRP
$170,750
Invoice
$159,651
Average Price Paid
$153,258
6 listings nationwide

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2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
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2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD
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2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A
2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$185,542
3 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
No Expert Reviews
2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

Mercedes-Benz last redesigned its S-Class in 2014, bringing critical acclaim to the nameplate and heralding a new design direction for the brand. Last year’s model came with a subtle, ...

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

2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
10
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
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."
2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain --
AWD
Fuel Economy, City --
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- 21.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Power --
463 hp @ 5,250 RPM
Torque --
516 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders --
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
10.5:1
Displacement --
4,000 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
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning -- Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 5 seats
Front Legroom -- 41.4 in
Back Legroom -- 40 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 12.3 cu ft
Exterior
Length -- 214.7 in
Width -- 83.9 in
Height -- 58.7 in
Wheelbase -- 132.5 in

Available Options

2016 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
ML 550 4MATIC
2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Anthracite Blue Metallic
  • Black
  • DESIGNO Diamond White Metallic
  • Designo Cashmere White Magno
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Dune Silver Metallic
  • Emerald Green Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Magnetite Black Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Palladium Silver Metallic
  • Ruby Black Metallic
  • Selenite Grey Metallic

Option Packages

  • Refrigerator in Rear Center Console
  • Designo Black Piano Lacquer Flowing Lines
  • Designo Black Piano Lacquer Trim
  • DESIGNO Silk Beige/Deep Sea Blue Leather Package
  • DESIGNO Silk Beige/Satin Red Pearl Package
  • DESIGNO Silk Beige/Titanium Grey Pearl Package
  • Double Clear Coat
  • Double Clear Coat (Discontinued)
  • Executive Rear Seat Package Plus
  • Silver Handcrafted Champagne Flutes
  • DESIGNO Magnolia Flowing Lines Trim
  • Armagnac Brown/Black, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black W/Copper Stitch, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black W/Gold Stitch, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black W/Platinum Stitch, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Savanna Beige/Black, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Magic Sky Control
  • Wheels: 19" Polished Forged
  • Wheels: 20" High-Gloss Polished Multispoke
  • Wheels: 20" Maybach Forged
  • Wheels: 20" Maybach Polished Forged

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