2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE vs 2017 Acura RDX

When you are shopping for a new SUV you might get overwhelmed by the amount of available options. It can be difficult to decide which one is the right fit for your needs. Today we’re going to help by comparing the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE and the 2017 Acura RDX. These vehicles might be similar in size, but they have many differences to discover.

The first major difference between these two vehicles is their performance capabilities. They both have a 3.5-liter V6 engine, but the Mercedes-Benz GLE 250 offers more power. The GLE 250 produces 302 horsepower and 273 lb.-ft. of torque. The Acura RDX only provides 279 horsepower and 252 lb.-ft. of torque. This could be a difference worth considering depending on your driving habits.


2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 VS 2017Acura RDX
302 Horsepower 279
8 Number of Speakers 7
Available Adaptive Cruise Control Not Available
Available Lane-Departure Warning Not Available

 

Test Drive the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE in Phoenix, AZ

These two vehicles also differ when it comes to available features. The Mercedes-Benz GLE is available with lane-departure warning, blind-spot monitoring and adaptive cruise control. The Acura RDX doesn’t have any of these features available on its base model.

If you are interested in learning more about the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE call or visit us here 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 here in the Phoenix area. Come see what other drivers already love about the GLE.

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350's steering wheel
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350's front seats
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 by the ocean
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 on the beach with two doors open