BMW 8 Series vs Mercedes-Benz GLS Comparison

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 1.32 Cr ex-showroom for 840i Gran Coupe (Petrol) and Mercedes-Benz GLS price starts Rs 1.08 Cr ex-showroom for 400d 4MATIC (Diesel). 8 Series has 4395 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while GLS has 3982 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).

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Basic Information
Brand Name
On Road Price
Rs.2,50,66,790*
Rs.2,79,49,682*
Offers & DiscountNo
1 Offer
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User Rating
4.9
Based on 11 Reviews
4.3
Based on 8 Reviews
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.4,77,111
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Rs.5,31,990
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Insurance
Rs.9,65,582
GLS Insurance
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
Twin Power Turbo Engine
4.0-litre petrol
Displacement (cc)
4395
3982
Fast ChargingNoNo
Battery Capacity
-
48 V
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
600bnp@6000rpm
549.81bhp6000-6500rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
750nm@1800-5600rpm
730nm@2500-4500rpm
No Of Cylinder
8
8
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Valve Configuration
SOHC
-
Fuel Supply System
Direct Injection
-
Turbo ChargerYes
-
Super ChargerNo
-
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
8 Speed
9G-TRONIC automatic
Mild HybridNoNo
Drive Type
AWD
Clutch TypeNoNo
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Petrol
Petrol
Mileage (City)NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
5.59 kmpl
-
Fuel Tank Capacity
68.0 (Litres)
90.0 (Litres)
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS VI
Top Speed (Kmph)No
250
Drag CoefficientNoNo

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Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
Adaptive Suspension with variable shock absorber
AIRMATIC suspension
Rear Suspension
Adaptive Suspension with variable shock absorber
AIRMATIC suspension
Steering Type
Power
Electric
Steering Column
Tilt&Telescope
-
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
-
Front Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
-
250
0-100kmph (Seconds)
3.3
4.9 s
Braking (100-0kmph)
35.68m
verified
-
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS VI
Tyre Size
285/40 R19
-
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless, Radial
Wheel Size
-
R22
Alloy Wheel Size
R19
R22
Quarter Mile
11.90s@195.31kmph
-
0-100Kmph (Tested)
4.02s
verified
-
City driveability (20-80kmph)
3.15s
verified
-
Braking (80-0 kmph)
23.42m
verified
-
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
5082
5205
Width (mm)
1932
2157
Height (mm)
1407
1838
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
128
-
Wheel Base (mm)
3023
3135
Front Tread (mm)
-
1699
Rear Tread (mm)
-
1723
Kerb Weight (kg)
1875-2070
2460
Grossweight (kg)
-
3250
Rear Headroom (mm)
-
1020
verified
Rear Legroom (mm)
-
348
Front Headroom (mm)
-
1080
verified
Front Legroom (mm)
-
346
verified
Seating Capacity
4
4
Boot Space (Litres)
440
-
No. of Doors
4
5
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Power BootYesYes
Power folding 3rd Row SeatNoYes
Automatic Climate Control
2 Zone
5 Zone
Air Quality ControlYesYes
Remote Climate Control (A/C)No
-
Remote Trunk OpenerNoYes
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYes
-
Remote Engine Start/Stop
-
Yes
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYes
Trunk LightYesYes
Remote Horn & Light Control
-
Yes
Vanity MirrorYesYes
Rear Reading LampYesYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
Adjustable HeadrestYesYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYes
Cup Holders FrontYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYes
Rear AC VentsYesYes
Heated Seats FrontYesYes
Heated Seats RearNoYes
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYes
Active Noise Cancellation
-
Yes
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYes
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
Navigation SystemYesYes
Find My Car Location
-
Yes
Real-Time Vehicle Tracking
-
Yes
Foldable Rear Seat
-
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryYes
-
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
Glove Box CoolingYesYes
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
-
Voice ControlYesYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYes
-
USB Charger
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
Steering Mounted TripmeterNo
-
Central Console ArmrestYesYes
Tailgate AjarYesYes
Hands-Free Tailgate
-
Yes
Gear Shift IndicatorNoYes
Luggage Hook And Net
-
Yes
Battery SaverYes
-
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 SeatsNo
Front & Rear
Memory Function Seats
Driver's Seat Only
Front & Rear
One Touch Operating Power Window
All
Driver's Window
Autonomous Parking
Full
Full
Air ConditionerYesYes
HeaterYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYes
Interior
TachometerYesYes
Electronic Multi Tripmeter
-
Yes
Leather SeatsYesYes
Fabric UpholsteryNoYes
Leather Steering WheelYesYes
Leather Wrap Gear Shift SelectorYesYes
Glove CompartmentYesYes
Digital ClockYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYesYes
Cigarette LighterYesYes
Digital OdometerYesYes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front
Front & Rear
Driving Experience Control EcoYesYes
Folding Table In The Rear
-
No
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
Ventilated SeatsYesYes
Dual Tone DashboardNoYes
Additional Features
-
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
Exterior
Photo Comparison
Rear Right Side
Available ColorsAlpine WhiteBluestone MetallicBlueMineral WhiteSunset OrangeBlack Sapphire+1 More8 Series ColorsIridium Silver With Diamond White BrightBrilliant BlueIridium SilverEmerald Green With Mojave SilverObsidian Black With Rubellite RedSelenite GreyHyantich RedIridium Silver With Selenite GreySelenite Grey MetallicHyacinth Red metallic-55 AMG+12 MoreGLS Colors
Body Type
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYes
Fog Lights RearYes
-
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNo
-
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYes
Headlamp WashersYes
-
Rain Sensing WiperYesYes
Rear Window WiperYesYes
Rear Window WasherYesYes
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNo
-
Alloy WheelsYesYes
Power AntennaNo
-
Tinted GlassNo
-
Rear SpoilerNoYes
Removable Or Convertible Top
-
No
Roof CarrierNo
Optional
Sun RoofNoYes
Moon RoofNoYes
Side StepperNoYes
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYes
Chrome GarnishNoYes
Dual Tone Body ColourNoYes
Smoke HeadlampsYes
-
Projector HeadlampsYes
-
Cornering HeadlampsYesYes
Cornering FoglampsNo
-
Roof RailNoYes
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
LED Headlights
Trunk Opener
Smart
Smart
Heated Wing MirrorNo
-
LED DRLsYesYes
LED HeadlightsYesYes
LED TaillightsYesYes
LED Fog Lamps
-
Yes
Additional Features
-
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,
Tyre Size
285/40 R19
-
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless, Radial
Wheel Size
-
R22
Alloy Wheel Size
R19
R22
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistYesYes
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYes
-
No Of Airbags
6
9
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYes
Side Airbag RearNoYes
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesYes
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNo
-
Rear Seat BeltsYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYes
Traction ControlYesYes
Adjustable SeatsYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
Crash SensorYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
-
Yes
Engine Check WarningYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
EBDYesYes
Electronic Stability Control
-
Yes
Advance Safety Features
Cornering Brake Control, BMW Condition Based Service, Head Airbags front and rear
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
Follow Me Home HeadlampsYesYes
Rear CameraYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYes
-
Anti Pinch Power Windows
All
Driver's Window
Speed AlertYesYes
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
Knee AirbagsNoYes
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYes
Heads Up DisplayYes
-
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesYes
Sos Emergency Assistance
-
Yes
Blind Spot MonitorNoYes
Geo Fence Alert
-
Yes
Hill Descent Control
-
Yes
Hill AssistYesYes
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesYes
360 View CameraYesYes
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerNoNo
Cd ChangerNoNo
Dvd PlayerNoNo
RadioYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlYesYes
Mirror LinkYes
-
Speakers FrontYesYes
Speakers RearYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesNo
Wireless Phone ChargingYesYes
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
Wifi ConnectivityYesYes
CompassNoYes
Touch ScreenYesYes
Touch Screen Size
10.25 Inch
12.3 inch
Connectivity
-
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay,SD Card Reader
Android AutoYesYes
Apple Car PlayYesYes
Internal StorageYesYes
Number Of Speaker
16
13
Rear Entertainment SystemYesYes
Additional Features
Sun Protection Glazing, Adaptive Headlights with anti-dazzle high-beam (BMW Selective Beam) and High-beam assistant
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)
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNo
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