2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV vs 2019 Audi Q7

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The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV offers a fierce presence on every road with its dominating front fascia and bold exterior design lines. The athletic exterior of this Mercedes-Benz SUV is available in nine different color options - Black, Polar White, Obsidian Black metallic, Iridium Silver metallic, Lunar Blue metallic, Brilliant Blue metallic, Selenite Grey metallic, designo® Cardinal Red metallic, and designo® Diamond White metallic – offering something for everyone.

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV is available in four athletic trim levels – GLE 400 4MATIC®, AMG® GLE 43, AMG® GLE 63, and AMG® GLE 63 S – with three powerful engines in its lineup. Continue reading this 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV vs 2019 Audi Q5 comparison to see how this Mercedes-Benz stacks up against the competition. Click the link below to view our lineup of in-stock Mercedes-Benz GLE models.

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2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV vs 2019 Audi Q7
3.0-liter V6 Biturbo engine Standard engine 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine
4MATIC® All-Wheel Drive* Drive Configuration Quattro® All-Wheel Drive
577 horsepower at 5,500 rpm Maximum Horsepower 329 horsepower at 5,500-6,500 rpm
561 pound-feet at 1,750-5,250 rpm Maximum Torque 325 pound-feet at 2,900-5,300 rpm

What are the differences between the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV and 2019 Audi Q7?

The power found under the hood of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV stands above the rest of the SUV market. GLE 400 4MATIC® SUV models are powered by a 3.0-liter V6 Biturbo engine paired with a 9G-TRONIC transmission to generate 329 horsepower and 354 pound-feet of torque. AMG® GLE 43 SUV models offer more power to drivers behind the wheel with its AMG®-enhance 3.0-liter V6 Biturbo engine paired with an AMG®-enhanced 9G-TRONIC transmission, generating 385 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque.

A Handcrafted AMG® 5.5-liter V8 Biturbo engine mated to an AMG® SPEEDSHIFT® PLUS 7G-TRONIC transmission sits under the hood of the AMG® GLE 63 SUV and AMG® GLE 63 S SUV. AMG® GLE 63 SUV models can go from 0-60 mph in just 4.2 seconds and generate 550 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque. In just 4.1 seconds AMG® GLE 63 S SUV models can go from 0-60 and these vehicles produce a heart-pounding 577 horsepower and 561 pound-feet of torque on the road. The competing 2019 Audi Q7 is powered by a standard 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine and generates 248 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. For more power, Audi Q7 drivers must opt for one of the higher trim levels powered by a 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine.

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV models come equipped with a suite of features including heated front seats, KEYLESS-START®, remote start, rear view camera, PRESAFE®**, Crosswind Assist, and more. Contact a member of our sales team today for more information about the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV.

*Best performance on snow and ice obtained with winter tires. Please always drive carefully, consistent with road conditions.

**PRESAFE® closes the side windows when the system's sensors detect side movements that suggest a possible rollover. A small gap is left near the fully closed position. Seat and head restraints adjust only when equipped with memory system.

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