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BMW 8 Series vs Mercedes-Benz GLS

Should you buy BMW 8 Series 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. BMW 8 Series price starts at Rs 1.29 Cr ex-showroom for 840i Gran Coupe (Petrol) and Mercedes-Benz GLS price starts Rs 99.9 Lakh ex-showroom for 400d 4MATIC (Diesel). 8 Series has 4395 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while GLS has 2999 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the 8 Series has a mileage of 11.3 kmpl (Petrol top model)> and the GLS has a mileage of - (Petrol top model).

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.2,46,68,472*
Rs.1,12,19,781#
Rs.95,72,701#
Fuel Type
Petrol
Petrol
Diesel
Engine Displacement (cc)
4395
2999
1969
Available ColorsAlpine WhiteBluestone MetallicBlueMineral WhiteSunset OrangeBlack Sapphire+1 MoreHyantich RedSelenite Grey MetallicMojave SilverObsidian BlackCavansite BlueCrystal White Pearl MetallicLuminous Sand MetallicOnyx BlackTwilight Bronze MetallicBright Silver MetallicIce WhiteSavile Grey MetallicOsmium Grey MetallicElectric Silver Metallic+4 More
Body Type
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
600bnp@6000rpm
362bhp5500-6100bhp
235bhp@4250rpm
Mileage (ARAI)
5.59 kmpl
No
17.2 kmpl
User Rating
4.9
Based on 9 Reviews
3.9
Based on 3 Reviews
4.8
Based on 11 Reviews
Boot Space (Litres)
440
No
300
Fuel Tank Capacity
68Litres
-
68Litres
Seating Capacity
4
7
7
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & DiscountNo
1 Offer
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Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.4,69,533
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Rs.2,13,555
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Rs.1,82,211
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Insurance
Rs.1,47,526
GLS Insurance
Rs.3,34,476
XC 90 Insurance
Photo Comparison
Headlight
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYesYes
Power BootYesYes
-
Power folding 3rd Row SeatNoYes
-
Automatic Climate Control
2 Zone
Yes
4 Zone
Air Quality ControlYesYesYes
Remote Climate Control (A/C)No
-
-
Remote Trunk OpenerNoYesYes
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYes
-
Yes
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYesYes
Trunk LightYesYesYes
Remote Horn & Light Control
-
Yes
-
Vanity MirrorYesYesYes
Rear Reading LampYesYesYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYesYes
Adjustable HeadrestYesYes
-
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYesYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYesYes
Cup Holders FrontYesYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYesYes
Rear AC VentsYesYesYes
Heated Seats FrontYesYesYes
Heated Seats RearNoYesNo
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYesYes
Active Noise Cancellation
-
Yes
-
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYesYes
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
Navigation SystemYesYesYes
Find My Car Location
-
Yes
-
Foldable Rear Seat
-
60:40 Split
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryYes
-
Yes
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYesYes
Glove Box CoolingYesYesYes
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
-
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYesYesYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYes
-
Yes
USB Charger
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
No
Steering Mounted TripmeterNo
-
No
Central Console ArmrestYesYesYes
Tailgate AjarYesYesYes
Hands-Free Tailgate
-
Yes
-
Gear Shift IndicatorNoYesNo
Rear Curtain
-
-
No
Luggage Hook And Net
-
YesYes
Battery SaverYes
-
No
Lane Change IndicatorYes
-
Yes
Additional Features
-
5 zone Automatic Climate Control
Climate Unit Third Row Seat
Sun Blind ,Rear Side Door Windows
Manually Foldable Rear Headrest
Armrest With Cupholder and Storage LH/RH Side in Third Row
Sunvisor LH/RH Side
Jack
Grocery Bag Holder
Cargo Opening Scuff Plate Metal
Aidkit Type 1
Warning Triangle
Drive Mode Setting
Massage SeatsNo
Front & Rear
No
Memory Function Seats
Driver's Seat Only
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
One Touch Operating Power Window
All
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
Autonomous Parking
Full
-
Semi
Drive Modes
-
-
1
Air ConditionerYesYesYes
HeaterYesYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYesYes
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYesYes
Brake AssistYesYesYes
Central LockingYesYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYes
-
Yes
No Of Airbags
6
9
9
Driver AirbagYesYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYesYes
Side Airbag RearNoYesYes
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNo
-
No
Halogen Headlamps
-
-
Yes
Rear Seat BeltsYesYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYesYes
Traction ControlYesYesYes
Adjustable SeatsYesYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYesYes
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYesYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerYesYesYes
Crash SensorYesYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
-
YesYes
Engine Check WarningYesYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYes
-
Yes
Clutch Lock
-
-
No
EBDYesYesYes
Eletronic Stability Control
-
Yes
-
Advance Safety Features
Cornering Brake Control, BMW Condition Based Service, Head Airbags front and rear
Downhill Speed Regulation,Off-road ABS,Car Wash Function,Active Park Assist with 360 degree surround view camera
Interior Monitor Sensor For Alarm , Inclination Sensor For Alarm , Key Remote Control Standard ,Private Locking,Central Lock Switch With Diode in Front Doors,Child Seat Centre Rear Seat ,EBL,Flashing Brake Light and Hazard Warning ,Pilot Assist ,Collision Mitigation Support Front ,Park Assist Pilot Plus Park Assist and Rear ,Inflatabe Curtain ,Cut-off Switch Passenger Airbag,Whiplash Protection Front Seats ,High Positioned Rear Brake Light,Intelligent Driver Information System,
Follow Me Home HeadlampsYesYesNo
Rear CameraYesYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYes
-
Yes
Anti Pinch Power Windows
All
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
Speed AlertYesYes
-
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYesNo
Knee AirbagsNoYesYes
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYesYes
Heads Up DisplayYes
-
No
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesYesYes
Sos Emergency Assistance
-
Yes
-
Blind Spot MonitorNoYesNo
Geo Fence Alert
-
Yes
-
Hill Descent Control
-
YesYes
Hill AssistYesYesYes
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesYesNo
360 View CameraYesYesNo
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerNoNoYes
Cd ChangerNoNoNo
Dvd PlayerNoNoNo
RadioYesNoYes
Audio System Remote ControlYesYesNo
Mirror LinkYes
-
-
Speakers FrontYesYesYes
Speakers RearYesYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesNoYes
Wireless Phone ChargingYesYes
-
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYesYes
Wifi ConnectivityYesYes
-
CompassNoYes
-
Touch ScreenYesYesYes
Touch Screen Size
10.25 Inch
12.3 inch
-
Connectivity
-
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay,SD Card Reader
Apple CarPlay
Android AutoYesYes
-
Apple Car PlayYesYes
-
Internal StorageYes
-
No
Number Of Speaker
16
13
14
Rear Entertainment SystemYesYesNo
Additional Features
Sun Protection Glazing, Adaptive Headlights with anti-dazzle high-beam (BMW Selective Beam) and High-beam assistant
-
High Performance Audio System
Smart Phone Integration With USB Hub
Speech Function
WiFi Tethering To Connect Your XC90 To The Internet Via Your Device
9 inch Centre Display With Touch Screen
Interior
TachometerYesYesYes
Electronic Multi Tripmeter
-
YesYes
Leather SeatsYesYesYes
Fabric UpholsteryNoYesNo
Leather Steering WheelYesYesYes
Leather Wrap Gear Shift SelectorYesYes
-
Glove CompartmentYesYesYes
Digital ClockYesYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYes
-
Yes
Cigarette LighterYesYesYes
Digital OdometerYesYesYes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
Driving Experience Control EcoYesYesYes
Folding Table In The Rear
-
NoNo
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYesYes
Ventilated SeatsYesYesYes
Dual Tone DashboardNoYesYes
Additional Features
-
Expression Interior Package with 64 color ambient lighting,igh-gloss anthracite lime wood trim,All new Multifunction sports steering wheel in Nappa leather,Memory Package Front with Seat Kinetics
Nappa Leather Upholestry
Power Adjustable Side Support
Power Cushion Extension Driver and Passenger Side
Dark Flame Birch Decor Inlays
Leather Gear Lever Knob With Unideco
Exterior
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYesYes
Fog Lights RearYes
-
No
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNo
-
No
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Headlamp WashersYes
-
-
Rain Sensing WiperYesYesYes
Rear Window WiperYes
-
Yes
Rear Window WasherYesYesNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYesYes
Wheel CoversNo
-
No
Alloy WheelsYesYesYes
Power AntennaNo
-
No
Tinted GlassNo
-
Yes
Rear SpoilerNoYesYes
Removable Or Convertible Top
-
NoNo
Roof CarrierNo
Optional
No
Sun RoofNoYesYes
Moon RoofNo
-
Yes
Side StepperNo
Optional
No
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYes
-
Yes
Integrated AntennaYesYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYesYes
Chrome GarnishNoYesYes
Dual Tone Body ColourNo
-
-
Smoke HeadlampsYes
-
Yes
Projector HeadlampsYes
-
-
Halogen Headlamps
-
-
Yes
Cornering HeadlampsYesYes
-
Cornering FoglampsNo
-
-
Roof RailNo
-
Yes
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
LED Headlights
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Headlight Washer
Trunk Opener
Smart
Smart
Smart
Heated Wing MirrorNo
-
-
LED DRLsYesYes
-
LED HeadlightsYesYes
-
LED TaillightsYesYes
-
LED Fog Lamps
-
Yes
-
Additional Features
-
-
Sunroof With Power Operation
Heated Wing Screen Washes
Silver Roof Rails On Black Foot
Bright Decor Side Windows
Colour Coordinated Door Handles
Dual Visible Tail Pipes With Chrome
Colour Coordinated Rear View Mirrors
Headlight High Pressure Cleaning
Retractable Mirrors
Tyre Size
285/40 R19
-
235/55 R19
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless, Radial
Tubeless
Wheel Size
-
R21
-
Alloy Wheel Size
R19
21
19
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Petrol
Petrol
Diesel
Mileage (City)NoNoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
5.59 kmpl
No
17.2 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
68
No
68
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS VI
BS VI
Top Speed (Kmph)No
246
230
Drag CoefficientNoNoNo
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
Twin Power Turbo Engine
3.0-litre petrol
Twin Turbo Diesel Engine
Displacement (cc)
4395
2999
1969
Fast ChargingNoNo
-
Battery Capacity
-
48 V
-
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
600bnp@6000rpm
362bhp5500-6100bhp
235bhp@4250rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
750nm@1800-5600rpm
500Nm@1600-4500
480Nm@1750rpm
No Of Cylinder
8
6
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
4
Valve Configuration
SOHC
-
DOHC
Fuel Supply System
Direct Injection
-
Direct Injection
Bore X Stroke (mm)
-
-
81 x 77
Turbo ChargerYes
-
Yes
Super ChargerNo
-
No
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
8 Speed
9G-TRONIC automatic
8 Speed
Mild HybridNoNo
-
Drive Type
AWD
AWD
AWD
Clutch TypeNoNoNo
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
5082
5207
4950
Width (mm)
1932
2157
2140
Height (mm)
1407
1823
1776
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
128
-
238
Wheel Base (mm)
3023
3135
2984
Front Tread (mm)
-
1705
1668
Rear Tread (mm)
-
1692
1671
Kerb Weight (kg)
1875-2070
2460
-
Grossweight (kg)
-
3230
-
Rear Headroom (mm)
-
1022
verified
997
verified
Rear Legroom (mm)
-
-
940
Front Headroom (mm)
-
1051
verified
1051
verified
Front Legroom (mm)
-
-
1038
verified
Rear Knee Room (Min/Max) (mm)
-
377
verified
-
Seating Capacity
4
7
7
Boot Space (Litres)
440
-
300
No. of Doors
0
5
5
Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
Adaptive Suspension with variable shock absorber
AIRMATIC suspension
Air
Rear Suspension
Adaptive Suspension with variable shock absorber
AIRMATIC suspension
Air
Steering Type
Power
-
Power
Steering Column
Tilt&Telescope
-
Adjustable
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
-
Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)
-
-
6.1
Front Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
-
246
230
0-100kmph (Seconds)
3.3
6.2s
10.9
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS VI
BS VI
Tyre Size
285/40 R19
-
235/55 R19
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless, Radial
Tubeless
Wheel Size
-
R21
-
Alloy Wheel Size
R19
21
19
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