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    Mercedes-Benz GLS
    Rs87.77 Lakh*
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Mercedes-Benz GLS vs BMW X5

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

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.1,02,61,173#
Rs.97,33,880#
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Engine Displacement (cc)
2987
2993
Max Power
258bhp@3400rpm
258bhp@4000rpm
Max Torque
620Nm@1600-2400rpm
560Nm@1500-3000rpm
Mileage (ARAI)
11.0 kmpl
15.97 kmpl
User Reviews
5
Based on 2 Reviews
4.5
Based on 7 Reviews
Available Colors1 More
Fuel Tank Capacity
100Litres
85Litres
Seating Capacity
7
5
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & DiscountNoNo
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.2,00,240Check Now
Rs.1,90,317Check Now
Insurance SaveBig
Rs.2,91,061
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Rs.2,35,500
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Service CostNoNo
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Front Air Vents
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    BMW X5 Steering Wheel
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Standout Features
Air ConditionerYesAvailable
Cd PlayerYesYes
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Leather SeatsYesAvailable
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockNoAvailable
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock--
Air ConditionerYes
Available
HeaterYes
Available
Adjustable SteeringYes
Available
TachometerYes
Available
Electronic Multi TripmeterYes
Available
Leather SeatsYes
Available
Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
Leather Steering WheelYes
Available
Glove CompartmentYes
Available
Digital ClockYes
Available
Outside Temperature DisplayYes
Available
Cigarette LighterNo
Available
Digital OdometerYes
Available
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front & Rear
Front
Driving Experience Control EcoYes
Available
Folding Table In The Rear
Optional
No
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYes
Available
Ventilated SeatsNoNo
Dual Tone Dashboard
Available
Available
Additional Features
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)
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
Interior LightingNoNo
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYes
Fog Lights RearYesNo
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 WasherYesNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYes
Power AntennaNoNo
Tinted GlassYesYes
Rear SpoilerYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Sun RoofYesYes
Moon RoofYesYes
Side StepperYesNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesNo
Chrome GarnishYesNo
Smoke HeadlampsYesYes
Roof RailYesYes
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Cornering Headlights
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights,Cornering Headlights,Headlight Washer,LED Fog Lights
Trunk Opener
Smart
Smart
Additional Features
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
"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
Heated Wing MirrorNo
Available
Engine
Type
V-Type Engine
Diesel Engine
Displacement
2987
2993
Max Power
258bhp@3400rpm
258bhp@4000rpm
Year
2018
2016
Max Torque
620Nm@1600-2400rpm
560Nm@1500-3000rpm
Description
3.0 Litre 258bhp V6 Diesel Engine
3.0-litre 258bhp 24V Diesel Engine
No Of Cylinder
6
6
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Valve ConfigurationNo
DOHC
Fuel Supply System
CDI
CRDi
Bore XStrokeNoNo
Compression RatioNoNo
Turbo Charger
Yes
Yes
Super Charger
No
No
Transmission
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
9 Speed
8 Speed
Drive Type
AWD
4WD
OverdriveNoNo
SynchronizersNoNo
Clutch TypeNoNo
Steering
Steering Type
Power
Power
Steering Column
Tilt & Telescopic
Adjustable
Steering Gear Type
Hydraulic Assisted Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius
6.2 Seconds
6.4 meters
Brake System
Front Brake Type
Ventilated Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Fuel
Mileage (City)NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
11.0 kmpl
15.97 kmpl
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
100
85
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro IV
Euro VI
Performance
Top Speed
222 kmph
230 Kmph
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)
7.8 seconds
6.9 Seconds
Drag CoefficientNoNo
Braking TimeNoNo
Tyres
Tyre Size
275/50 R20
255/50 R19, 285/45 R19
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Runflat Tyre
Wheel SizeNoNo
Alloy Wheel Size
20 Inch
19 Inch
Payload & Towing
Cargo Volume
680-Liters
650-litres
General Car Details
Country of AssemblyNoNo
Country of ManufactureNoNo
Introduction DateNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNo
Exterior Dimensions
Length
5130mm
4886mm
Width
2141mm
1938mm
Height
1850mm
1762mm
Ground Clearance (Laden)NoNo
Ground Clearance UnladenNo
209mm
Wheel Base
3075mm
2933mm
Front Tread
1655mm
1644mm
Rear Tread
1675mm
1650mm
Kerb Weight
2455kg
No
Gross Weight
3250kg
No
Interior Dimensions
Front Headroom
1046mm
1029mm
Front Legroom
349mm
No
Rear Headroom
1015mm
985mm
Rear Legroom
362mm
No
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Automatic Climate ControlYes
4 Zone
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 FrontYesNo
Heated Seats RearYesNo
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 EntryNoYes
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
Glove Box CoolingYesNo
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYesNo
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
Additional Features
12 Function keys
Dynamic Select Controller With 5 Modes Comfort, Sport, Slippery, Individual and Off Road
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
Usb Charger
Front
Front
Steering Mounted TripmeterNoNo
Central Console Armrest
Available
With Storage
Tailgate Ajar
Available
Available
Gear Shift Indicator
Available
No
Rear CurtainNoNo
Luggage Hook And NetNoNo
Battery SaverNoNo
Lane Change Indicator
Available
No
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistYesYes
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmNoYes
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYes
Side Airbag RearYesNo
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesNo
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
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
"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"
Follow Me Home HeadlampsYesNo
Rear CameraYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
Anti Pinch Power WindowsNoNo
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockNo
Available
Knee AirbagsNoNo
Isofix Child Seat MountsNo
Available
Heads Up DisplayNo
Available
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsNo
Available
Blind Spot MonitorNoNo
Hill Descent Control
Available
Available
Hill Assist
Available
No
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockNoNo
View360Camera
Available
No
Interior
Air ConditionerYes
Available
HeaterYes
Available
Adjustable SteeringYes
Available
TachometerYes
Available
Electronic Multi TripmeterYes
Available
Leather SeatsYes
Available
Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
Leather Steering WheelYes
Available
Glove CompartmentYes
Available
Digital ClockYes
Available
Outside Temperature DisplayYes
Available
Cigarette LighterNo
Available
Digital OdometerYes
Available
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front & Rear
Front
Driving Experience Control EcoYes
Available
Folding Table In The Rear
Optional
No
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYes
Available
Ventilated SeatsNoNo
Dual Tone Dashboard
Available
Available
Additional Features
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)
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
Interior LightingNoNo
Exterior
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYes
Fog Lights RearYesNo
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 WasherYesNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYes
Power AntennaNoNo
Tinted GlassYesYes
Rear SpoilerYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Sun RoofYesYes
Moon RoofYesYes
Side StepperYesNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesNo
Chrome GarnishYesNo
Smoke HeadlampsYesYes
Roof RailYesYes
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Cornering Headlights
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights,Cornering Headlights,Headlight Washer,LED Fog Lights
Trunk Opener
Smart
Smart
Additional Features
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
"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
Heated Wing MirrorNo
Available
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
Smartphone Integration
Two 7 Inch High Definition Screens For Rear Seats
COMAND Online With 20.3 cm High Resolution Media Display and Touchpad
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
Connectivity
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Apple CarPlay
Internal StorageNoNo
Number Of SpeakerNo
16
Rear Entertainment SystemNoNo
Suspension & Brakes
Gear Box
9 Speed
8 Speed
Drive Type
AWD
4WD
Seating Capacity
7
5
SynchronizersNoNo
Over DriveNoNo
Clutch TypeNoNo
Front Suspension
AIRMATIC
Adaptive
Rear Suspension
AIRMATIC
Air
Shock Absorbers Type
Gas Filled
No
Steering Type
Power
Power
Steering Column
Tilt & Telescopic
Adjustable
Steering Gear Type
Hydraulic Assisted Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius
6.2 Seconds
6.4 meters
Front Brake Type
Ventilated Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Top Speed
222 kmph
230 Kmph
Acceleration
7.8 seconds
6.9 Seconds
Braking TimeNoNo
Drag CoefficientNoNo
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro IV
Euro VI
Emission Control SystemNoNo
Tyre Size
275/50 R20
255/50 R19, 285/45 R19
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Runflat Tyre
Wheel SizeNoNo
Alloy Wheel Size
20 Inch
19 Inch
No Of Doors
5
5
Cargo Volumn
680-Liters
650-litres
No Of Floors
0
0
Acceleration0to60KmphNoNo
Acc Quarter MileNoNo
Acc Kickdown20to80NoNo
Acc30to70Kmph3rd GearNoNo
Acc40to80Kmph4th GearNoNo
Braking Time80to0KmphNoNo
Braking Time60to0KmphNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length
5130mm
4886mm
Width
2141mm
1938mm
Height
1850mm
1762mm
Ground Clearance LadenNoNo
Wheel Base
3075mm
2933mm
Front Tread
1655mm
1644mm
Rear Tread
1675mm
1650mm
Kerb Weight
2455kg
No
Grossweight
3250kg
No
Rear Headroom
1015mm
985mm
Rear Legroom
362mm
No
Front Headroom
1046mm
1029mm
Front Legroom
349mm
No
Ground Clearance UnladenNo
209mm
Front ShoulderroomNoNo
Rear ShoulderroomNoNo

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