When you are searching for a new luxury sedan, you might be overwhelmed with your options. There are quite a few to choose from, which can make it difficult to decide which model is the right fit for your driving needs. It can help to compare similar models side-by-side, which is what we’re going to do here with the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the 2017 BMW 5 Series. These vehicles might look similar, but they have many differences to discover.
The first thing to consider about these vehicles is their performance capabilities. Both of these vehicles come with 2.0-liter I-4 engines, but the Mercedes-Benz E-Class is able to provide 241 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. The BMW 530 provides 248 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. These differences could help you decide which model you want to drive home in.
|2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class||VS||2017 BMW 5 Series|
|273 pound-feet||Torque||258 pound-feet|
|9-speed automatic||Transmission||8-speed automatic|
|Available||Hand Free Auto-Opening Trunk||Not Available|
Another difference between these two vehicles is their available features. The E-Class is available with many innovative technology features including the hands free auto-opening trunk. This feature is extremely helpful when loading groceries or other important cargo. The BMB 530 is not available with this feature.
If you are interested in learning about the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and its full list of features call or visit us today at Mercedes-Benz of Arrowhead. We will be able to answer any further questions you might have. We can even help you schedule a test drive. Come see what other drivers already love about the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.