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    Rs82.9 Lakh*
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BMW X5 vs Mercedes-Benz GLS

Should you buy BMW X5 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 X5 and Mercedes-Benz GLS ex-showroom price starts at Rs 69.4 Lakh for xDrive30d Edition X (Diesel) and Rs 86.53 Lakh for 350d 4MATIC (Diesel). X5 has 2993 CC (Diesel top model) engine, while GLS has 5461 CC (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the X5 has a mileage of 15.97 kmpl (Diesel top model) and the GLS has a mileage of 11.0 kmpl (Diesel top model).

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.97,33,880#
Rs.1,02,61,173#
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Engine Displacement (cc)
2993
2987
Max Power
258bhp@4000rpm
258bhp@3400rpm
Max Torque
560Nm@1500-3000rpm
620Nm@1600-2400rpm
Mileage (ARAI)
15.97 kmpl
11.0 kmpl
User Reviews
4.5
Based on 8 Reviews
5
Based on 2 Reviews
Available Colors1 More
Fuel Tank Capacity
85Litres
100Litres
Seating Capacity
5
7
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & DiscountNoNo
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.1,90,317Check Now
Rs.2,00,240Check Now
Insurance SaveBig
Rs.2,35,500
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Rs.2,91,061
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Service CostNoNo
Photo Comparison
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Standout Features
Air ConditionerAvailableYes
Cd PlayerYesYes
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Leather SeatsAvailableYes
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockAvailableNo
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock--
Air Conditioner
Available
Yes
Heater
Available
Yes
Adjustable Steering
Available
Yes
Tachometer
Available
Yes
Electronic Multi Tripmeter
Available
Yes
Leather Seats
Available
Yes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
Leather Steering Wheel
Available
Yes
Glove Compartment
Available
Yes
Digital Clock
Available
Yes
Outside Temperature Display
Available
Yes
Cigarette Lighter
Available
No
Digital Odometer
Available
Yes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front
Front & Rear
Driving Experience Control Eco
Available
Yes
Folding Table In The RearNo
Optional
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Available
Yes
Ventilated SeatsNoNo
Dual Tone Dashboard
Available
Available
Additional Features
BMW Individual Roof Lining Anthracite
Floor mats in velour
Interior mirrors with automatic anti-dazzle function
Roller sunblinds for rear side windows
Smokers package
Multifunction information display
Fine-wood trim Fineline Pure textured
Leather 'Dakota' Canberra Beige Canberra Beige
Leather 'Dakota' Ivory White Black
Leather 'Dakota' Terra Black
Heated 3 Spoke Multifunction Nappa Leather Steering Wheel
Redesigned Instrument Panel With Semi Integrated Colour Media Display
Open Pore Brown Ash Wood Trim
Light Aluminium Trim With Longitudinal Grain (Available With Espresso Brown Interior Only)
Interior LightingNoNo
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYes
Fog Lights RearNoYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYes
Rain Sensing WiperYesYes
Rear Window WiperYesYes
Rear Window WasherNoYes
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYes
Power AntennaNoNo
Tinted GlassYesYes
Rear SpoilerYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Sun RoofYesYes
Moon RoofYesYes
Side StepperNoYes
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleNoYes
Chrome GarnishNoYes
Smoke HeadlampsYesYes
Roof RailYesYes
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights,Cornering Headlights,Headlight Washer,LED Fog Lights
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Cornering Headlights
Trunk Opener
Smart
Smart
Additional Features
"M Aerodynamic Kit
M-specific vehicle key
M badge on front wings
Door sill strip with M designation
Tailpipe cover in High-Gloss chrome
light rings and accent lights including Auto High Beam Assistance and cornering lights
Aerodynamic package including Air Breathers, Air Curtains and Aero Blades
BMW Individual High-Gloss shadow Line
BMW Individual roof rails High-Gloss Shadow Line
Front ornamental grille with Kidney Grille bars in matt black
Headlight washer system
Heat protection glazing
Visible trapezoidal exhaust tailpipe
The Grand Edition Comes With Black Rings Integrated With Intelligent LED Light System
Grand Edition Exterior Badges and Chrome Fins On The Bonnet
Mirror Package With Brand Logo Projection
LED rear light
Heated Wing Mirror
Available
No
Engine
Type
Diesel Engine
V-Type Engine
Displacement
2993
2987
Max Power
258bhp@4000rpm
258bhp@3400rpm
Year
2016
2018
Max Torque
560Nm@1500-3000rpm
620Nm@1600-2400rpm
Description
3.0-litre 258bhp 24V Diesel Engine
3.0 Litre 258bhp V6 Diesel Engine
No Of Cylinder
6
6
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Valve Configuration
DOHC
No
Fuel Supply System
CRDi
CDI
Bore XStrokeNoNo
Compression RatioNoNo
Turbo Charger
Yes
Yes
Super Charger
No
No
Transmission
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
8 Speed
9 Speed
Drive Type
4WD
AWD
OverdriveNoNo
SynchronizersNoNo
Clutch TypeNoNo
Steering
Steering Type
Power
Power
Steering Column
Adjustable
Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Hydraulic Assisted Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius
6.4 meters
6.2 Seconds
Brake System
Front Brake Type
Ventilated Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Ventilated Disc
Disc
Fuel
Mileage (City)NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
15.97 kmpl
11.0 kmpl
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
85
100
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro VI
Euro IV
Performance
Top Speed
230 Kmph
222 kmph
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)
6.9 Seconds
7.8 seconds
Drag CoefficientNoNo
Braking TimeNoNo
Tyres
Tyre Size
255/50 R19, 285/45 R19
275/50 R20
Tyre Type
Runflat Tyre
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel SizeNoNo
Alloy Wheel Size
19 Inch
20 Inch
Payload & Towing
Cargo Volume
650-litres
680-Liters
General Car Details
Country of AssemblyNoNo
Country of ManufactureNoNo
Introduction DateNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNo
Exterior Dimensions
Length
4886mm
5130mm
Width
1938mm
2141mm
Height
1762mm
1850mm
Ground Clearance (Laden)NoNo
Ground Clearance Unladen
209mm
No
Wheel Base
2933mm
3075mm
Front Tread
1644mm
1655mm
Rear Tread
1650mm
1675mm
Kerb WeightNo
2455kg
Gross WeightNo
3250kg
Interior Dimensions
Front Headroom
1029mm
1046mm
Front LegroomNo
349mm
Rear Headroom
985mm
1015mm
Rear LegroomNo
362mm
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Automatic Climate Control
4 Zone
Yes
Air Quality ControlYesYes
Remote Trunk OpenerYesYes
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYesYes
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYes
Trunk LightYesYes
Vanity MirrorYesYes
Rear Reading LampYesYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYes
Cup Holders FrontYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYes
Rear ACVentsYesYes
Heated Seat FrontNoYes
Heated Seats RearNoYes
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYes
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYes
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
Navigation SystemYesYes
Foldable Rear Seat
60:40 Split
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryYesNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
Glove Box CoolingNoYes
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlNoYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
Additional Features
Drive Modes ECOPRO, Comfort, Sport and Sport Plus
Launch Control Function
Performance Control On-demand variable torque split at the rear wheels
Servotronic steering assist
Soft-Close function for side doors
Two-part tail gate
Comfort seats in 2nd row with comfort optimized upholstery, 80mm fore and aft movement and 10 degree adjustment of backrest
Storage compartment package including sunglass holder and additional 12 volt power sockets
12 Function keys
Dynamic Select Controller With 5 Modes Comfort, Sport, Slippery, Individual and Off Road
Usb Charger
Front
Front
Steering Mounted TripmeterNoNo
Central Console Armrest
With Storage
Available
Tailgate Ajar
Available
Available
Gear Shift IndicatorNo
Available
Rear CurtainNoNo
Luggage Hook And NetNoNo
Battery SaverNoNo
Lane Change IndicatorNo
Available
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistYesYes
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYesNo
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYes
Side Airbag RearNoYes
Day Night Rear View MirrorNoYes
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNoNo
Halogen HeadlampsNoNo
Rear Seat BeltsYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYes
Traction ControlYesYes
Adjustable SeatsYesYes
Keyless EntryYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
Crash SensorYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYesYes
Engine Check WarningYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
Clutch LockNoNo
EbdYesYes
Advance Safety Features
"Brake Energy Regeneration , Head airbags front and rear ,BMW Condition Based Service ,Cornering Brake Control (CBC),Dynamic Stability Control ,Electric parking brake with auto hold ,Integrated emergency spare wheel ,Runflat indicator ,Runflat tyres with reinforced side walls ,Warning triangle with first-aid kit ,BMW Secure Advance includes Tyres, Alloys, Engine Secure, Key Lost Assistance and Golf Hole-in-One, Park Distance Control (PDC), front and rear"
Adaptive Two Stage Airbags For Driver and Front Passenger, Side Bags For Driver, Front Passenger and The Middle Row Seats (Combined Thorax/Pelvis Bags) and Window Bags Across All Three Seat Rows Are Also Part of The Standard Specification, In Addition, The GLS is Fitted With Three Point Safety Belts on All Sev
Follow Me Home HeadlampsNoYes
Rear CameraYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
Anti Pinch Power WindowsNoNo
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
Available
No
Knee AirbagsNoNo
Isofix Child Seat Mounts
Available
No
Heads Up Display
Available
No
Pretensioners And Force Limiter Seatbelts
Available
No
Blind Spot MonitorNoNo
Hill Descent Control
Available
Available
Hill AssistNo
Available
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockNoNo
View360CameraNo
Available
Interior
Air Conditioner
Available
Yes
Heater
Available
Yes
Adjustable Steering
Available
Yes
Tachometer
Available
Yes
Electronic Multi Tripmeter
Available
Yes
Leather Seats
Available
Yes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
Leather Steering Wheel
Available
Yes
Glove Compartment
Available
Yes
Digital Clock
Available
Yes
Outside Temperature Display
Available
Yes
Cigarette Lighter
Available
No
Digital Odometer
Available
Yes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front
Front & Rear
Driving Experience Control Eco
Available
Yes
Folding Table In The RearNo
Optional
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Available
Yes
Ventilated SeatsNoNo
Dual Tone Dashboard
Available
Available
Additional Features
BMW Individual Roof Lining Anthracite
Floor mats in velour
Interior mirrors with automatic anti-dazzle function
Roller sunblinds for rear side windows
Smokers package
Multifunction information display
Fine-wood trim Fineline Pure textured
Leather 'Dakota' Canberra Beige Canberra Beige
Leather 'Dakota' Ivory White Black
Leather 'Dakota' Terra Black
Heated 3 Spoke Multifunction Nappa Leather Steering Wheel
Redesigned Instrument Panel With Semi Integrated Colour Media Display
Open Pore Brown Ash Wood Trim
Light Aluminium Trim With Longitudinal Grain (Available With Espresso Brown Interior Only)
Interior LightingNoNo
Exterior
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYes
Fog Lights RearNoYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYes
Rain Sensing WiperYesYes
Rear Window WiperYesYes
Rear Window WasherNoYes
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYes
Power AntennaNoNo
Tinted GlassYesYes
Rear SpoilerYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Sun RoofYesYes
Moon RoofYesYes
Side StepperNoYes
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleNoYes
Chrome GarnishNoYes
Smoke HeadlampsYesYes
Roof RailYesYes
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights,Cornering Headlights,Headlight Washer,LED Fog Lights
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Cornering Headlights
Trunk Opener
Smart
Smart
Additional Features
"M Aerodynamic Kit
M-specific vehicle key
M badge on front wings
Door sill strip with M designation
Tailpipe cover in High-Gloss chrome
light rings and accent lights including Auto High Beam Assistance and cornering lights
Aerodynamic package including Air Breathers, Air Curtains and Aero Blades
BMW Individual High-Gloss shadow Line
BMW Individual roof rails High-Gloss Shadow Line
Front ornamental grille with Kidney Grille bars in matt black
Headlight washer system
Heat protection glazing
Visible trapezoidal exhaust tailpipe
The Grand Edition Comes With Black Rings Integrated With Intelligent LED Light System
Grand Edition Exterior Badges and Chrome Fins On The Bonnet
Mirror Package With Brand Logo Projection
LED rear light
Heated Wing Mirror
Available
No
Entertainment & Communication
Cassette PlayerNoNo
Cd PlayerYesYes
Cd ChangerYesYes
Dvd PlayerYesYes
RadioYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlYesYes
Speakers FrontYesYes
Speakers RearYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYes
Usb And Auxiliary InputYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
Touch ScreenYesYes
Additional Features
BMW Apps
Harman Kardon Surround system
iDrive Touch with handwriting recognition, DVD drive and integrated hard drive (20 GB) for maps and audio files
3D maps
26cm LCD screen
Configurable user interface
Resolution of 1440 x 540 pixels
xDrive status with compass function
Smartphone Integration
Two 7 Inch High Definition Screens For Rear Seats
COMAND Online With 20.3 cm High Resolution Media Display and Touchpad
Connectivity
Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Internal StorageNoNo
Number Of Speaker
16
No
Rear Entertainment SystemNoNo
Suspension & Brakes
Gear Box
8 Speed
9 Speed
Drive Type
4WD
AWD
Seating Capacity
5
7
SynchronizersNoNo
Over DriveNoNo
Clutch TypeNoNo
Front Suspension
Adaptive
AIRMATIC
Rear Suspension
Air
AIRMATIC
Shock Absorbers TypeNo
Gas Filled
Steering Type
Power
Power
Steering Column
Adjustable
Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Hydraulic Assisted Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius
6.4 meters
6.2 Seconds
Front Brake Type
Ventilated Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Ventilated Disc
Disc
Top Speed
230 Kmph
222 kmph
Acceleration
6.9 Seconds
7.8 seconds
Braking TimeNoNo
Drag CoefficientNoNo
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro VI
Euro IV
Emission Control SystemNoNo
Tyre Size
255/50 R19, 285/45 R19
275/50 R20
Tyre Type
Runflat Tyre
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel SizeNoNo
Alloy Wheel Size
19 Inch
20 Inch
No Of Doors
5
5
Cargo Volumn
650-litres
680-Liters
No Of Floors
0
0
Acceleration0to60KmphNoNo
Acc Quarter MileNoNo
Acc Kickdown20to80NoNo
Acc30to70Kmph3rd GearNoNo
Acc40to80Kmph4th GearNoNo
Braking Time80to0KmphNoNo
Braking Time60to0KmphNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length
4886mm
5130mm
Width
1938mm
2141mm
Height
1762mm
1850mm
Ground Clearance LadenNoNo
Wheel Base
2933mm
3075mm
Front Tread
1644mm
1655mm
Rear Tread
1650mm
1675mm
Kerb WeightNo
2455kg
GrossweightNo
3250kg
Rear Headroom
985mm
1015mm
Rear LegroomNo
362mm
Front Headroom
1029mm
1046mm
Front LegroomNo
349mm
Ground Clearance Unladen
209mm
No
Front ShoulderroomNoNo
Rear ShoulderroomNoNo

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