Audi Q7 vs Mercedes-Benz GLS

Should you buy Audi Q7 or Mercedes-Benz GLS? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. Audi Q7 price starts at Rs 86.92 Lakh ex-showroom for Premium Plus (Petrol) and Mercedes-Benz GLS price starts Rs 1.32 Cr ex-showroom for 450 4matic (Petrol). Q7 has 2995 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while GLS has 3982 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the Q7 has a mileage of 11.21 kmpl (Petrol top model)> and the GLS has a mileage of - (Petrol top model).

Q7 Vs GLS

Key HighlightsAudi Q7Mercedes-Benz GLS
On Road PriceRs.1,09,03,810*Rs.3,40,26,670*
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol
Engine(cc)29953982
TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic
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Audi Q7 vs Mercedes-Benz GLS Comparison

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    • Brand / Model
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        Audi Q7
        Audi Q7
        Rs94.45 Lakh*
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            Mercedes-Benz GLS
            Mercedes-Benz GLS
            Rs2.96 Cr*
            *Ex-showroom Price
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          Basic Information
          On-Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.1,09,03,810*
          Rs.3,40,26,670*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.2,07,550/month
          Get EMI offers
          Rs.6,47,653/month
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          Insurance
          Rs.3,17,500
          Q7 Insurance
          Rs.11,70,670
          GLS Insurance
          User Rating
          4.2
          Based on 57 Reviews
          4.3
          Based on 12 Reviews
          Brochure
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          Brochure not available
          Engine & Transmission
          Engine Type
          Engine type in car refers to the type of engine that powers the vehicle. There are many different types of car engines, but the most common are petrol (gasoline) and diesel engines
          3.0L V6 TFSI
          M177
          Displacement (cc)
          The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
          2995
          3982
          No. of Cylinders
          ICE engines have one or more cylinders. More cylinders typically mean more smoothness and more power, but it also means more moving parts and less fuel efficiency.
          Max Power (bhp@rpm)
          Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
          335.25bhp@5200-6400rpm
          549.81bhp
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          500Nm@1370-4500
          730Nm@2500-4500rpm
          Valves Per Cylinder
          Valves let air and fuel into the cylinders of a combustion engine. More valves typically make more power and are more efficient.
          4
          4
          Turbo Charger
          A device that forces more air into an internal combustion engine. More air can burn more fuel and make more power. Turbochargers utilise exhaust gas energy to make more power.
          Yes
          Twin
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Automatic
          Gear Box
          6-speed Tiptronic AT
          9-Speed TRONIC AT
          Mild HybridYesYes
          Drive Type
          AWD
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Petrol
          Petrol
          Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
          -
          90
          Emission Norm Compliance
          BS VI 2.0
          BS VI 2.0
          Top Speed (kmph)
          250
          250
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          Air Suspension
          Double Wishbone, Air Springs, Single-tube Gas-filled Shock Absorber, Stabiliser Bar
          Rear Suspension
          Air Suspension
          Multi-link, Air Springs, Twin-tube Gas-filled Shock Absorbers, Stabiliser Bar
          Shock Absorbers Type
          -
          Gas-filled
          Steering Type
          -
          Electric
          Steering Column
          Tilt & Telescopic
          Tilt & Telescopic
          Steering Gear Type
          Rack & Pinion
          Rack & Pinion
          Turning Radius (Metres)
          -
          12.52
          Front Brake Type
          Ventilated Disc
          Ventilated Disc
          Rear Brake Type
          Ventilated Disc
          Ventilated Disc
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          250
          250
          0-100kmph (Seconds)
          5.9
          4.9 s
          Tyre Size
          255/55 R19
          -
          Tyre Type
          -
          Tubeless, Radial
          Alloy Wheel Size Front (Inch)
          -
          R23
          Alloy Wheel Size Rear (Inch)
          -
          R23
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          5064
          5205
          Width (mm)
          The width of a car is the horizontal distance between the two outermost points of the car, typically measured at the widest point of the car, such as the wheel wells or the rearview mirrors
          2212
          2157
          Height (mm)
          The height of a car is the vertical distance between the ground and the highest point of the car. It can decide how much space a car has along with it's body type and is also critical in determining it's ability to fit in smaller garages or parking spaces
          1703
          1838
          Wheel Base (mm)
          Distance from the centre of the front wheel to the centre of the rear wheel. A longer wheelbase is better for stability and also allows more passenger space on the inside.
          2500
          -
          Rear Tread (mm)
          The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a fourwheeler's rear wheels. Also known as Rear Track. The relation between the front and rear Tread/Track numbers dictates a cars stability
          -
          1723
          Kerb Weight (kg)
          It is the weight of just a car, including fluids such as engine oil, coolant and brake fluid, combined with a fuel tank that is filled to 90 percent capacity.
          2245
          2460
          Grossweight (kg)
          The gross weight of a car is the maximum weight that a car can carry which includes the weight of the car itself, the weight of the passengers, and the weight of any cargo that is being carried. Overloading a car is unsafe as it effects handling and could also damage components like the suspension.
          -
          3250
          Rear Headroom (mm)
          Rear headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the center of the rear seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point
          -
          1020
          verified
          Rear Legroom (mm)
          Rear legroom in a car is the distance between the front seat backrests and the rear seat backrests. The more legroom the more comfortable the seats.
          -
          348
          Front Headroom (mm)
          Front headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the centre of the front seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point. Important for taller occupants. More is again better
          -
          1080
          verified
          Front Legroom (mm)
          The distance from the front footwell to the base of the front seatback. More leg room means more comfort for front passengers
          -
          346
          verified
          Seating Capacity
          7
          5
          Boot Space (Litres)
          740
          520
          No. of Doors
          5
          5
          Comfort & Convenience
          Power SteeringYesYes
          Power Windows FrontYesYes
          Power Windows RearYesYes
          Power folding 3rd Row SeatYesYes
          Automatic Climate Control
          4 Zone
          5 Zone
          Air Quality Control
          -
          Yes
          Remote Engine Start/Stop
          -
          Yes
          Low Fuel Warning LightYes
          -
          Accessory Power OutletYesYes
          Trunk LightYesYes
          Remote Horn & Light Control
          -
          Yes
          Vanity MirrorYesYes
          Rear Reading Lamp
          -
          Yes
          Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
          Adjustable HeadrestYesYes
          Rear Seat Centre Arm RestNoYes
          Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYes
          Cup Holders FrontYesYes
          Cup Holders RearYesYes
          Rear AC VentsYesYes
          Heated Seats FrontYesYes
          Heated Seats Rear
          -
          Yes
          Seat Lumbar Support
          -
          Yes
          Active Noise CancellationYesYes
          Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
          Cruise ControlYesYes
          Parking Sensors
          Front & Rear
          Front & Rear
          Navigation SystemYes
          -
          Real-Time Vehicle Tracking
          -
          Yes
          Foldable Rear Seat
          40:20:40 Split
          60:40 Split
          Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
          Glove Box CoolingYesYes
          Bottle Holder
          Front & Rear Door
          -
          Voice CommandYesYes
          USB Charger
          Front & Rear
          Front & Rear
          Central Console ArmrestYesYes
          Tailgate AjarYesYes
          Hands-Free TailgateYesYes
          Gear Shift IndicatorNoYes
          Rear CurtainNo
          -
          Luggage Hook And NetNoYes
          Lane Change IndicatorYes
          -
          Additional Features
          -
          EASY-PACK tailgate , Temperature-controlled cup holder (temperature-controlled cup holders in the front and rear), The climatised seats for all passengers, comprises seat ventilation – for ideal seating comfort and experience all year round., The ergonomic contours of the seat back promote a healthy posture. Multiple prograes, each with 2 intensity levels 10 pressure points in the seat back Activation via the MBUX rear-seat tablet in the centre armrest Static 4-way lumbar support adjustment in the lower back region, Configure the display styles on the instrument cluster and multimedia system display. Individualize the Touch Control buttons on the steering wheel. Vehicle Set-Up ( Remote Engine Start, Receives traffic information in real time and optimizes dynamic route guidance, Remote Retrieval of Vehicle Status: Information on Mercedes me App or the Mercedes me Portal, Remote Door Locking and Unlocking: You can conveniently remotely lock or unlock your vehicle from the Mercedes me App, Speed Alert: Receive an alert if your vehicle exceeds a certain speed, Send2Car function: Send your address to your vehicle via an app ), Hard-Disc Navigation, ond seat row can be folded electrically in a ratio 40:20:40, power-adjustable ond seat, outer armrests of the third seat row, adjustable side bolsters, 5 zone Automatic Climate Control
          Massage Seats
          -
          Front & Rear
          Memory Function Seats
          Front
          Front & Rear
          One Touch Operating Power Window
          -
          Driver's Window
          Autonomous Parking
          -
          Full
          Glove Box Light
          -
          Yes
          Idle Start Stop System
          -
          Yes
          Rear Window Sunblind
          -
          Yes
          Rear Windscreen Sunblind
          -
          Yes
          Voice assisted sunroof
          -
          Yes
          Air ConditionerYesYes
          HeaterYesYes
          Adjustable SteeringYesYes
          KeyLess EntryYesYes
          Ventilated SeatsYesYes
          Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
          Electric Adjustable Seats
          Front
          Front & Rear
          Automatic Headlamps
          -
          Yes
          Follow Me Home Headlamps
          -
          Yes
          Interior
          Tachometer
          A tachometer shows how fast the engine is running, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). In a manual car, it helps the driver know when to shift gears.
          YesYes
          Electronic Multi TripmeterYes
          -
          Leather SeatsYes
          -
          Leather Steering WheelYesYes
          Leather Wrap Gear Shift SelectorYesYes
          Glove Compartment
          It refers to a storage compartment built into the dashboard of a vehicle on the passenger's side. It is used to store vehicle documents, and first aid kit among others.
          YesYes
          Digital Clock
          Refers to a display that shows the current time in a digital (numerical) format.
          Yes
          -
          Outside Temperature DisplayYes
          -
          Cigarette Lighter
          -
          Yes
          Digital OdometerYesYes
          Driving Experience Control EcoYes
          -
          Folding Table In The Rear
          Refers to a fold-out table tray attached either to the back of the front seats or in the central section of the rear seats.
          -
          No
          Dual Tone DashboardYesYes
          Interior Lighting
          -
          Ambient light,Footwell Lamp,Reading Lamp,Boot Lamp,Glove Box Lamp
          Additional Features
          Audi Smartphone Interface, Audi Virtual Cockpit, Cricket leather upholstery, Side and rear windows with heat-reflecting glass, Sun visor on driver and front passenger side, retractable, The 31.24 cm display offers full HD quality, Audi Virtual Cockpit is an advanced, fully digital instrument cluster,The display can be tailored to the driver’s requirements to show speed, maps, radio, media information and plenty more
          Change the ambient lighting from 64 different colors., Double sunblind, Dashboard and door beltline trim in Nappa leather Other special highlights additionally include the decorative topstitching. Top of dashboard in Nappa leather Door beltlines in Nappa leather Door centre panels in Nappa leather
          Upholstery
          -
          Leather
          Exterior
          Photo Comparison
          Rear Right Side
          Available ColorsCarrara White SolidMythos Black MetallicFloret Silver MetallicSamurai-Gray-MetallicNavarra Blue MetallicTamarind Brown Metallic+1 MoreQ7 Colors-
          Body Type
          Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
          Fog Lights Front
          Front fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's front bumper. They are designed to improve visibility in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
          Yes
          -
          Fog Lights Rear
          Rear fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's rear bumper. Unlike front fog lights, rear fog lights are designed to ensure cars driving behind you can see you better in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
          Yes
          -
          Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
          Power-adjustable exterior rear view mirror is a type of outside rear view mirror that can be adjusted electrically by the driver using a switch or buttons.
          YesYes
          Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
          It refers to a vehicle's mirrors opening and closing at the touch of a button.
          YesYes
          Headlamp Washers
          Refers to water jets that clean the headlights. This is beneficial when driving in the rain, or in muddy conditions.
          Yes
          -
          Rain Sensing Wiper
          It refers to a water/moisture sensor that automatically starts the wiper when it rains or water is splashed onto the car's windshield. It is a feature that aids both convenience and safety.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Wiper
          It is a single wiper used to clear the rear windshield of dust and water. It can be used by itself or with a washer that sprays water.
          -
          Yes
          Rear Window Washer
          It is the sprayer/water dispenser located near the rear windshield that works with the rear wiper to clean the glass.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Defogger
          Rear window defoggers use heat to increase the temperature of the rear windshield to clear any fogging up of the glass caused by weather conditions.
          YesYes
          Alloy Wheels
          Refers to lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they are used to enhance the look of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Rear Spoiler
          A rear spoiler is used to increase downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars however, they're used simply for looks.
          YesYes
          Roof Carrier
          -
          Optional
          Sun Roof
          A sunroof is a glass panel on the roof of the vehicle. It can either be just over the front seats or extend further backward towards the rear.
          YesYes
          Moon RoofYes
          -
          Side Stepper
          Side steppers are a convenience feature, usually offered in vehicles with high floors, to make it easier to step into or out of the car. They are either pemanently fixed near the side of the vehicle or deploy electrically. The latter is usually only with luxury cars.
          -
          Yes
          Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
          It refers to an additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle. It warns both oncoming and following traffic.
          YesYes
          Integrated AntennaYesYes
          Chrome Grille
          It refers to a shiny silver finish on the grille of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Chrome Garnish
          Chrome garnish is a chrome strip or panel applied to certain parts of the car to make them look brighter or flashier.
          YesYes
          Cornering Headlamps
          Cornering headlamps either refer to headlights that turn slightly with your steering input or a secondary light within the headlight cluster that switches on when your steering is turned. Like cornering fog lamps, this feature improves visibility while turning.
          -
          Yes
          Cornering Foglamps
          Cars with this feature will automatically switch on their fog lamps when the steering is turned, to improve visibility at the front corners of the car.
          Yes
          -
          Roof Rail
          Roof rails are parts attached to a car's roof that can either enhance a car's styling or be used to carry luggage carriers. Not all roof rails are designed to take loads and if they are, they have strict weight limits.
          YesYes
          Lighting
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
          LED Headlights
          Trunk Opener
          Remote
          -
          Heated Wing Mirror
          Heated wing mirrors can also be called mirror defoggers. As the name says, using heat, the outside rear view mirrors can be cleared from fogging up during cold/rainy weather, improving rearward visibility and safety.
          Yes
          -
          LED DRLs
          LED daytime running lights (DRL) are not to be confused with headlights. The intended purpose is to help other road users see your vehicle better while adding to the car's style.
          YesYes
          LED Headlights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the main headlamp. LEDs provide a bright white beam, making night driving safer.
          YesYes
          LED Taillights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
          YesYes
          LED Fog Lamps
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the fog lamp. A fog lamp is placed low on the bumper to help illuminate the road and surrounding area enhancing safety in foggy/rainy conditions.
          YesYes
          Additional Features
          Adaptive windscreen wipers with integrated washer nozzles, Panoramic glass sunroof, High-Gloss styling package, Aluminum roof rails, Standard bumpers in full paint finish
          Adaptive LED Tail lights, MULTIBEAM LED headlamps (Highbeam the range to upto 650 ), Unique Maybach look radiator grille with vertical bars along with an upright star on the bonnet, numerous chrome trim parts plus Maybach lettering and Maybach emblems. • Radiator grille with vertical bars in high-gloss chrome and Maybach lettering in the centre of the upper edge, • Front apron with applications and air inlet grilles in chrome: upper part of bumper painted in the vehicle colour plus lower part of bumper in high-gloss black with integral underride guard in chrom • Side skirts in high-gloss paint with chrome inserts, • Chrome trim elements in the B-pilla, • Maybach-specific tailpipe trim, in a high-gloss chrome finish with horizontal trim inserts, • Retractable MAYBACH Running Board, • Mirror package with MAYBACH logo projection,
          Automatic Driving Lights
          Car headlamps automatically turn on in low light conditions, and switch off in bright conditions.
          -
          Yes
          Antenna
          -
          Shark Fin
          Sunroof
          -
          Panoramic
          Boot Opening
          -
          Automatic
          Heated Outside Rear View Mirror
          -
          Yes
          Tyre Size
          255/55 R19
          -
          Tyre Type
          -
          Tubeless, Radial
          Safety
          Anti Lock Braking System
          -
          Yes
          Brake Assist
          -
          Yes
          Central Locking
          -
          Yes
          Child Safety LocksYesYes
          Anti Theft AlarmYes
          -
          No. of Airbags
          8
          -
          Driver AirbagYesYes
          Passenger AirbagYesYes
          Side Airbag FrontYesYes
          Side Airbag RearYesYes
          Day Night Rear View Mirror
          -
          Yes
          Seat Belt Warning
          -
          Yes
          Door Ajar WarningYesYes
          Traction Control
          -
          Yes
          Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
          Engine Immobilizer
          -
          Yes
          Electronic Stability Control
          -
          Yes
          Advance Safety Features
          Park assist plus with 360 degree camera, Air Ionizer and Aromatization*, Comfort key with Sensor based boot-lid control,, Curtain Airbag
          Driving Assistance Package (Mercedes is fitted with a host of sensors: cameras, radar and ultrasound capture the surroundings to reduce the risk of an accidents ), PRE-SAFE® System (seatsbelts can be electrically pretensioned in hazardous situations, forward displacement of the occupants during braking or skidding can be reduced in an impending accident, the side windows or panoramic roof – if fitted – close automatically, front passenger seat and rear seats can additionally be moved into a more favourable position in the event of a crash, air chambers of the multicontour seats are also filled with air to hold the occupants in place more effectively, the components of the PRE-SAFE® system can significantly reduce the risk of injury. ), Downhill Speed Regulation (preventing unwanted acceleration while downhill descents or driving off-road,You can limit the vehicle speed between 2 and 18 km/h.), ( KEYLESS-GO Comfort package ) start and lock vehicle simply by having the key owned, The HANDS-FREE ACCESS function allows contactless, fully automatic opening and closing of the tailgate – with a simple kicking motion below the sensor, The access and drive authorization functions enable all the doors to be unlocked and locked merely by touching the door handle, An anti-lock device stops the movement of the tailgate as soon as it detects an obstacle, Smartphone Functionality (Vehicle Monitoring, Locates and directs you to your parked vehicle within a radius of 1.5 km., Yo
          Rear Camera
          -
          With Guidedlines
          Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
          Anti Pinch Power Windows
          -
          All Windows
          Speed Alert
          -
          Yes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
          -
          Yes
          Knee Airbags
          -
          Driver
          Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYes
          Pretensioners And Force Limiter Seatbelts
          -
          All
          Sos Emergency Assistance
          -
          Yes
          Blind Spot Monitor
          -
          Yes
          Geo Fence Alert
          -
          Yes
          Hill Descent Control
          -
          Yes
          Hill Assist
          -
          Yes
          Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
          -
          Yes
          360 View CameraYesYes
          Curtain Airbag
          -
          Yes
          Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
          -
          Yes
          Acoustic Vehicle Alert System
          -
          Yes
          Entertainment & Communication
          RadioYesYes
          Speakers FrontYesYes
          Speakers RearYesYes
          Integrated 2DIN AudioYesNo
          Wireless Phone ChargingYesYes
          USB And Auxiliary InputYes
          -
          Bluetooth Connectivity
          -
          Yes
          Wifi ConnectivityYesYes
          CompassYes
          -
          Touch ScreenYesYes
          Touch Screen size (Inch)
          -
          12.3
          Connectivity
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, SD Card Reader
          Android AutoYesYes
          Apple Car PlayYesYes
          Internal Storage
          -
          Yes
          No. of Speakers
          19
          13
          Rear Entertainment System
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          2 USB ports with charging function in rear, Dual screen I navigation plus with I touch response B&O premium sound system, Bang & Olufsen premium sound system with 3D sound, remarkable 730 W output, coupled with 3D sound technology
          Acoustic Comfort package (The sound insulation of the Acoustic Comfort package significantly reduces disruptive exterior noise), Burmester® surround sound system speakers and output of 590 watts ierse you in Burmester® First-Class High-End sound, fine-tunable to each seat.. Widescreen Cockpit, Home functionalities (Alexa Home Integration With Mercedes me connect, Google Home Integration With Mercedes me connect), Artificial Intelligence (Remembers your favorite songs and the way to your work, Automatically adjusts the right radio station, Shows the fastest route), Mercedes-Benz Emergency Call System (its own SIM card automatically triggers an emergency call),In-Car functionalities (Linguatronic Voice Control System, Just two words “Hey Mercedes”, Obeys every word and talks to you, Checks the destination weather, changes the radio station or takes you home on the fastest route.) MBUX Rear Seat Entertainment System (Two 11.6-inch touch screens with full-HD camera with Direct access to: MBUX multimedia system: Radio/media/internet, Navigation and trip planning function, Own media via screen mirroring function, Power seat adjustment, All sun-blinds control, Mercedes me Service app: Your digital assistant, MBUX Interior Assistant, 9-channel DSP amplifier, high-performance speakers with output of 590 watts, Wireless Charging Front and Rear, Memory Package Front, Removable MBUX rear tablet with 7-inch screen diagonal and camera function)
          Usb Ports
          -
          USB(Type-A) and USB(Type-C)
          Auxillary Input
          -
          Yes
          SubwooferNo
          -
          Touch Screen Rear
          -
          Yes
          Rear Touch Screen Size
          -
          No
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