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BMW 5 Series Vs Lexus ES Vs Mercedes-Benz E-Class comparison

BMW 5 Series Price
Lexus ES Price
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 55.4 Lakh
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₹ 56.55 Lakh
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₹ 63.6 Lakh
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BMW 5 Series Vs Lexus ES Vs Mercedes-Benz E-Class Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 5 Series Vs ES Vs E-Class on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

5 Series Vs ES Vs E-Class – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol BMW 5 Series in New Delhi starts at ₹ 55.4 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 60.9 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the BMW 5 Series costs ₹ 60.9 Lakh, whereas the BMW 5 Series Diesel top-end costs ₹ 68.4 Lakh. On the other hand, Mercedes-Benz E-Class price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 63.6 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 67.2 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class costs ₹ 64.8 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Mercedes-Benz E-Class comes with a price tag of ₹ 80.9 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Lexus ES starts at ₹ 56.55 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 61.75 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model.

SummaryBMW 5 SeriesLexus ESMercedes-Benz E-Class
Price₹ 55.4 Lakh₹ 56.55 Lakh₹ 63.6 Lakh
Body TypeSedanSedanSedan
Mileage15.56 Km/l22.37 Km/l12.06 Km/l
Power248 bhp176 bhp194 bhp
Engine1998 CC2487 CC1991 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

5 Series Vs ES Vs E-Class – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW 5 Series base Petrol engine returns 16 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 19 Km/l. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class base Petrol returns 12 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 12 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The Lexus ES Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 22 Km/l.

5 Series Vs ES Vs E-Class – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW 5 Series gets 248 bhp Petrol engine and 2 Diesel 187, 261 bhp engines, whereas the Mercedes-Benz E-Class comes in 194 bhp Petrol engine and 2 Diesel 192, 282 bhp engines. Lastly, the Lexus ES is offered in 176 bhp Petrol engine.


Engine Type TwinPower Turbo Inline 4-cylinder Engine2.5-litre 4-cylinder Motor2.0-litre, Four-cylinder Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC2487 CC1991 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 248 bhp@5200 rpm176 bhp@5700 rpm194 bhp@5500-6100 rpm
Torque 350 Nm@1450-4800 rpm221 Nm@3600-5200 rpm320 Nm@1650-4000 rpm
Emission Standard BS VIN/ABS VI


Length 4907 mm4915 mm5075 mm
Width 2102 mm1820 mm1860 mm
Height 1464 mm1450 mm1494 mm
Wheelbase 2970 mm2870 mm3079 mm
Ground Clearance 158 mmN/A123 mm
Boot Space 520 LN/A540 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/A1720 Kg
Gross Weight N/AN/AN/A
Front Track 1600 mmN/A1588 mm
Rear Track 1627 mmN/A1591 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.60 m5.70 m5.30 m
No. Of Doors 444
Seating Capacity 555


No. of gears AutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless, RadialTubelessTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 245/45 R18235/45 R18225 / 55 R17
Rear Tyre Size 245/45 R18235/45 R18225 / 55 R17

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated DiscsVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type Ventilated DiscSolid DiscsDisc


Front Suspension Double Arm AxleMacPherson StrutFour-Link, Air Springs, Twin-Tube Gas-filled Shock Absorbers With Adaptive Damping
Rear Suspension Aluminium Integral AxleDouble WishboneMulti-Link, Air Springs, Twin-Tube Gas-filled Shock Absorbers With Adaptive Damping

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 15.56 Km/l22.37 Km/l12.06 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity


Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering


Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 6.2 seconds8.5 seconds7.6 seconds
Max Speed 231N/A240

Safety & Security

Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assisttickticktick
Electronic Stability Programtickticktick
Tractional Controltickticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampstickticktick
Cornering Lightscrossticktick
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperstickticktick
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Cornering Brake Control (CBC)tick--
Crash Sensortick--
Remote Control Parkingtick--
Anti Theft System with Siren, Intrusion (Break-in) Sensor and Tilt Sensor-tick-
Emergency Brake Signal-tick-
Impact Sensing Fuel Cut-tick-
Power Doorlock with Speed Lock Function-tick-
Power Windows with Jam Protection and Speed Control-tick-
Tyre Inflation Pressure Warning with Auto Location-tick-
Active Parking Assist--tick
Active Parking Assist with parktronic--cross
Emergency Assistance--tick
Parking Package with 360-degree camera--cross
Power Closing--tick
PRE-SAFE System--cross
Seat Belt--tick
Tyre Pressure Indicator--cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerAutomatic Climate ControlAuto 3 Zone Air Conditioner With Humidity Sensor3-Zone Automatic Climate Control
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shifttickcrosstick
Cruise Controltickticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickticktick
Push Start Stop Buttontickticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supportcrossticktick
Front Armresttickticktick
Rear Armresttickticktick
UpholsteryLeather DakotaLeatherARTICO Leather
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
2 X 12 V DC Connector + 2 X USB Port for Charging-tick-
Ambient Illumination-tick-
Electro Multi Vision Display-tick-
Hands Free Power Rear Hatch-tick-
Shimamoku ornamentation-tick-
Wireless Charging-tick-
12.3-inch All-digital instrument cluster--cross
2 USB ports in the rear--cross
Dynamic Select--tick
Massage Seats, front--cross
MBUX Touch Control Concept--cross
MBUX Voice Control--cross
Mercedes Me Connect--cross
Mercedes-Benz emergency call system --cross
THERMATIC automatic climate control--cross
Touch Control--tick
Voice Control--tick


Front Fog Lampstickticktick
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickticktick
Hard-Disc Navigation--cross


Music Systemtickticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Internal Memorytickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick
Smartphone Integration Package--tick


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