2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE vs 2018 Cadillac XT5

A mid-size SUV with full-size potential, the 2018 GLE SUV is capable, versatile, and stylish. See how it compares to the competition with the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV vs 2018 Cadillac XT5 comparison chart below.

Why opt for a low-end luxury model when you could get much more value for only $12,000 more? Although more expensive, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV features a more powerful engine, a much larger cargo area, and a higher towing capacity--all essential features SUV shoppers look for. Most importantly, the GLE SUV also comes standard with 16 more standard safety features than the XT5, which is a truly priceless difference for many drivers.

2018 GLE in Red vs 2018 XT5 in Red


2018 Mercedes-Benz

GLE 350 SUV

vs

2018 Cadillac

XT5 Standard

$52,200*

Base Price $40,595
302-hp 3.5L V6 Engine Specs 310-hp 3.6L V6

38.2 - 80.3 cubic feet

& 6,600 pounds

Cargo Volume &

Towing Capacity

30.0 - 63.0 cubic feet

& 3,500 pounds

19 # of Standard Safety Features 3

 

*MSRP does not include transportation charge. Excludes options, taxes, title, registration, and Mercedes-Benz of Arrowhead prep. Options, model availability, and price may vary. See Mercedes-Benz of Arrowhead for details.


2018 GLE SUV Standard Safety Features

Mercedes-Benz understands that added security behind the wheel is truly priceless--that's why the 2018 GLE SUV comes standard with 19 safety features, including advanced active safety systems and exclusive Mercedes-Benz driver-assists. From an advanced 9-airbag system to rain-sensing windshield wipers, the GLE's safety features cover all areas.

Key standard safety features on the 2018 GLE SUV include the following:

  • SmartKey with KEYLESS START®
  • Active Brake Assist
  • ATTENTION ASSIST®
  • Crosswind Assist
  • LED Daytime Running Lamps
  • BRAKE ASSIST® (BAS®)
  • ...and many more!