2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs 2018 BMW 4 Series 

Luxury car brands are superior in every way—style, innovation, performance, and safety. Mercedes-Benz has always been one of the top players in the luxury segment, with the E-Class being one of the brand’s flagship models. Year after year, the E-Class continues to set the standard for its class. To highlight the E-Class, we put it to the test in this 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs 2018 BMW 4 Series comparison.

If you're in the market for a luxury vehicle, you likely aren't too concerned with the price tag, and the noticeable price difference between the E-Class and 4 Series is an indicator that the E-Class offers its owners higher value with more standard features to enjoy. Both models deliver thrilling performance, with the E-Class sporting more horsepower and the 4 Series boasting a faster acceleration rate. Both models offer available AWD. Come and test drive the E-Class today and discover the difference.

2018 E-Class vs 2018 BMW 4 Series

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

 

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2018 BMW 4 Series

$52,950* 
Starting MSRP $43,300

Sedan, Coupe, Cabriolet, & Wagon 

 
Available Body Styles Coupe, Gran Coupe, and Convertible
329 horsepower Max Horsepower 320 horsepower
5.5 seconds 0-60 MPH Time 4.6 seconds

4MATIC® Intelligent AWD 

 
All-Wheel Drive Capability XDrive Intelligent AWD

 

2018 E-Class Body Styles and Output 

The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is available in four body styles—sedan, coupe, cabriolet, and wagon—which enables it to serve a diverse range of driving needs. Both the sedan and wagon body styles offer AMG®-enhanced model options for enhanced, dynamic performance. The four E-Class body styles and model options are listed below with starting prices and performance specs.   

E-Class Coupe | Available in two models—E 300 and E 400 4MATIC®. Rear-wheel vs intelligent 4MATIC® all-wheel drive. Max output is 329 horsepower and 354 lb-ft torque. Max acceleration rate (0-60 MPH) is 5.2 seconds. Starting MSRP is $58,900*.   

E-Class Cabriolet | Available in two models—E 300 and E 400 4MATIC®. Rear-wheel vs intelligent 4MATIC® all-wheel drive. Max output is 329 horsepower and 354 lb-ft torque. Max acceleration rate (0-60 MPH) is 5.3 seconds. Starting MSRP is $66,300*.   

E-Class Sedan |Available in two regular and two AMG® models—E 300, E 300 4MATIC®, AMG® E 43, and AMG® E 63 S. Max output for the non-AMG® models is 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. AMG® models max out at 603 horsepower and 627 lb-ft torque. Max acceleration rate (0-60 MPH) is 3.3 seconds. Starting MSRP is $52,950*.   

E-Class Wagon | Available in one regular and one AMG® model—E 300 4MATIC® and AMG® E 63 S. Max output for the non-AMG® model is 329 horsepower and 354 lb-ft of torque. The AMG® model maxes out at 603 horsepower and 627 lb-ft torque. Max acceleration rate (0-60 MPH) is 3.4 seconds. Starting MSRP is $63,050*.  

*MSRP does/does not include transportation charge. Excludes options, taxes, title, registration, [and dealer prep]. Options, model availability, and price may vary. [See dealer for details.]