2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE vs 2022 BMW X5
You’re a discerning Manchester, Bedford, or Nashua, New Hampshire driver, so why wouldn’t the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE and the 2022 BMW X5 appeal to you? The problem is, you’re torn between two excellent SUVs—how can you eliminate one from your list?
The team at Mercedes-Benz of Manchester brings you the answer with this detailed comparison that informs drivers like you how these two luxury SUVs rate against one another.
More Legroom and Cargo Space
More room is what you can find in the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE. Stretch out in this SUV with lengthy amounts of legroom as found below.
|Dimensions||2022 GLE||2022 X5|
|Legroom front/rear||40.3/40.9 inches||39.8/37.4 inches|
So, as you can see, the 2022 GLE possesses more legroom in both rows than the BMW X5.
For storing the results of a shopping spree or stowing sports equipment, you’ll get plenty of space in the trunk. The 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE has a maximum cargo volume of 74.9 cubic feet, while the BMW offers up to 72.3 cubic feet.
Large Screens and Wireless Charging
Drivers of both the 2022 GLE and the BMW X5 can enjoy vibrant dashboards that glow with large screens. The 2022 Mercedes GLE provides two 12.3-inch screens for the multimedia touchscreen and the digital instrument cluster display.
Likewise, the BMW provides their 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster and central information display touchscreens.
Both models also enable you to connect your smartphone to these devices so you can use your own personal apps and access your music libraries and contact lists. Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ are both available.
2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE
2022 BMW X5
|12.3-inch touchscreen||12.3-inch touchscreen|
|12.3-inch digital instrument cluster||12.3-inch digital instrument cluster|
|Apple CarPlay™/Android Auto™||Apple CarPlay™/Android Auto™|
|Wireless Charging||No Wireless Charging|
The difference arises when you’re searching for a wireless charging station. You’ll find wireless charging in the 2022 GLE but not in the latest version of the BMW.
Safety in Numbers
You’ll be absolutely awed by the number and level of safety and driver-assist systems standard and available in the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE. Some systems provide very specific guidance while other systems are grouped together, like the available Active Brake Assist with Cross-Traffic Function.
Unique systems come standard with the 2022 GLE, such as:
- Crosswind Assist
- Parking Damage Detector
- PARKTRONIC with Active Parking Assist
The first system protects your car from strong, whipping winds while the second one alerts you if your car has sustained damage from another car or a grocery cart in a busy parking lot.
For parking guidance in more challenging situations, like parallel parking, rely on the standard PARKTRONIC with Active Parking Assist.
While you can count on a handful of systems with the BMW, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE safety menu dominates with their numerous and innovative systems. You won’t find any comparable systems in the BMW that mirror those listed above for the 2022 GLE.
Change Your Tow Capacity Perspective
Many similarities exist in the performance levels of both vehicles, but their towing capacities may change your perspective. With the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE, you can tow a maximum 7,700 pounds. The BMW comes very close but tops out with the ability to tow only up to 7,200 pounds.
Which Tops the List? 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE vs 2022 BMW X5
Discerning drivers from around Manchester, Bedford, and Nashua, NH, can use this 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE vs. 2022 BMW X5 comparison to see which one appeals more to you. Once you’ve seen how the 2022 GLE exceeds the BMW in many ways, it’s time to schedule a test drive at Mercedes-Benz of Manchester. Contact us today!