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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC® vs. 2019 BMW X5

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC® vs. 2019 BMW X5

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The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC® and 2019 BMW X5 are five-passenger luxury SUVs with a lot of strongpoints. Once you look beyond their similarities, however, a clear winner emerges. Read on for a more in-depth look at how these two SUVs from BMW and Mercedes-Benz really compare!

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC® VS 2019 BMW X5
Starting at $56,200* MSRP Price Starting at $60,700 MSRP
9-speed Transmission 8-speed
7,700 lbs Towing 6,603 lbs
80.3 cubic feet Cargo Space 72.3 cubic feet
Standard Driver Attention Monitor Feature Not Offered

GLE 350 4MATIC® vs. BMW X5: Price

Drivers in the market for a luxury vehicle appreciate fine touches and an enhanced driving experience, and they know that quality is worth the price. While price isn’t necessarily the deciding factor in what you choose for your garage, it’s an important aspect to consider. The new Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC® starts at $56,200* MSRP. The 2019 BMW X5 starts at $60,700 MSRP. So, is the BMW X5 worth more, or does it just cost more? Let’s dig into the details to find out.

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350
2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350

GLE 350 4MATIC® vs. BMW X5: Performance & Driver Assists

Both vehicles have pre-collision technology, but the GLE 350 4MATIC® features performance and driver assists that’ll make your time on Aiea and Kaneohe roads safer and more enjoyable:

  • 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC®: This model boasts easy shifting with the added gears of the 9G-TRONIC® 9-speed transmission. If you’re planning to tow, you’ll find the power you’re looking for in the GLE, which tows up to 7,700 pounds. And, when your heading out for a longer adventure, the ATTENTION ASSIST® driver attention monitor will alert you if you appear to be losing focus. 
  • 2019 BMW X5: The BMW X5 lacks the driver attention monitor found on the GLE, and also lags behind in towing with a capacity of only 6,603 pounds. The transmission also is missing the added gears of the Mercedes-Benz GLE. 

GLE 350 4MATIC® vs. BMW X5: Cargo Space

Whether you want to haul your groceries home or explore Ewa Beach and Kailua, you’ll need a spacious SUV. The GLE SUV and X5 seat five, but when it comes to carrying gear and more, the GLE provides additional space for drivers with it’s 80.3 cubic feet of cargo space. The BMW X5 won’t be able to fit as much with its 72.3 cubic feet of cargo space. 

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350

Drive the 2020 GLE 350 4MATIC® at Mercedes-Benz of Honolulu Today!

Waipahu drivers ready to experience the highly rated 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC® for themselves can head over to Mercedes-Benz of Honolulu near Kailua. Our knowledgeable staff would love to help you arrange a test drive. Feel free to contact us online or pick up the phone and give us a call; the sales department can be reached at (808) 725-2036.

*Base MSRP excludes transportation and handling charges, destination charges, taxes, title, registration, preparation and documentary fees, tags, labor and installation charges, insurance, and optional equipment, products, packages and accessories. Actual vehicle price may vary by Dealer.

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