Mercedes-Benz GLS Vs BMW 8 Series comparison

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Mercedes-Benz GLS Price
BMW 8 Series Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.1 Crore
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₹ 1.45 Crore
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Overview

Compare Mercedes-Benz GLS and BMW 8 Series

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Mercedes-Benz GLS Vs BMW 8 Series on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol Mercedes-Benz GLS starts at ₹ 1 Crore. The base Diesel version of the Mercedes-Benz GLS costs ₹ 1 Crore. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the BMW 8 Series starts at ₹ 1.29 Crore and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.55 Crore for range topping Petrol model.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Mercedes-Benz GLS base Petrol engine returns 11 kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 11 kmpl. The BMW 8 Series base Petrol returns 11 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Mercedes-Benz GLS gets 362 bhp Petrol engine and 326 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the BMW 8 Series comes in 335 bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine Type
2.9-litre In-line Six-cylinder Engine
3.0-litre In-line Six-cylinder Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC)
2925 CC
2998 CC
No Of Cylinder
6
6
Power
326 bhp@3600-4200 rpm
335 bhp@5000-6500 rpm
Torque
700 Nm@1200-3200 rpm
500 Nm@1600-4500 rpm
Drive Train
AWD
RWD
Emission Standard
BS VI
BS VI
Bore
N/A
82 mm
Compression Ratio
N/A
11.0
Stroke
N/A
94.6 mm

Dimensions

Length
5207 mm
5082 mm
Width
2157 mm
1932 mm
Height
1823 mm
1407 mm
Wheelbase
3075 mm
3023 mm
Ground Clearance
N/A
N/A
Boot Space
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
2505 Kg
N/A
Gross Weight
3250 Kg
N/A
Front Track
1705 mm
1627 mm
Rear Track
1692 mm
1671 mm
Minimum Turning Radius
N/A
N/A
No. Of Doors
5
4
Seating Capacity
7
4

Transmission

No. of gears
Automatic
Automatic
Clutch Type
N/A
N/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Light-alloy
Tyre Type
Tubeless
Runflat Tyres
Front Tyre Size
275/50 R20
245/45 R 18
Rear Tyre Size
275/50 R20
245/40 R 19

Braking System

Front Brake Type
Ventilated Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc

Suspension

Front Suspension
AIRMATIC WITH ADS PLUS
Double Wishbone With Adaptive Variable Shock Absorber
Rear Suspension
AIRMATIC WITH ADS PLUS
Multi-link With Adaptive Variable Shock Absorber

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City
N/A
N/A
Mileage Highway
N/A
N/A
Mileage
11.00 Kmpl
11.30 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
100.0
68.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type
Electric Power Steering
Electric
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph
7.8 seconds
5.2 seconds
Max Speed
222
250

Safety & Security

Airbags
tick
tick
Passenger Airbags
tick
tick
Side Airbags
tick
tick
ABS
tick
tick
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
tick
cross
Brake Assist
tick
tick
Hill Assist
tick
cross
Electronic Stability Program
tick
cross
Tractional Control
tick
tick
Engine Immobilizer
tick
tick
Central Locking
tick
tick
Child Safety Lock
tick
tick
Power Door Lock
tick
tick
Automatic Headlamps
tick
cross
Cornering Lights
tick
tick
Turn Indicators On ORVM
tick
tick
Rear Wiper
tick
tick
Rain Sensing Wipers
tick
tick
Headlight Washers
cross
cross
Headlamp Beam Adjuster
tick
tick
Active Braking Assist
tick
-
Adaptive Highbeam Assist Plus
tick
-
Blind Spot Assist
tick
-
Parking Package with 360 degree camera
tick
-
Active Protection
-
tick
Anti-Theft Alarm System
-
cross
Attentiveness Assistant
-
tick
Comfort key with sensor-controlled luggage compartment release without SAFELOCK
-
cross
Cornering Brake Control (CBC)
-
tick
Crash Sensor and Dynamic braking lights
-
tick
Heated ORVM
-
cross
My Audi connected App
-
cross
Park Distance Control (PDC) System
-
tick
Tyre Pressure Indicator
-
tick
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
-
cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner
3-Zone Automatic Climate Control
Automatic Air Conditioning With 2-zone Control
Heater
tick
tick
Steering Adjustment
Tilt & Telescopic
Tilt
Steering Mounted Audio
tick
tick
Paddle Shift
tick
tick
Cruise Control
tick
tick
Power Outlets 12V
tick
tick
Rear Parking Sensor
tick
tick
Rear Parking Camera
tick
tick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirror
tick
tick
Push Start Stop Button
tick
tick
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
tick
tick
Lumbar Support
tick
cross
Front Armrest
tick
tick
Rear Armrest
tick
tick
Upholstery
ARTICO Leather
Leather
Front Cup Holders
tick
cross
Keyless Entry
tick
tick
Climate Control
tick
tick
MBUX rear tablet
tick
-
Mercedes-Benz emergency call system
tick
-
Navigation Connectivity package
tick
-
Pre-installation for entertainment and comfort features
tick
-
Vehicle Monitoring
tick
-
Widescreen cockpit
tick
-
Windows/sunroof open close from App
tick
-
Adaptive air suspension
-
cross
Air Quality Package
-
cross
Auto Dimming Rear View Mirror
-
cross
DRL's (Day Time Running Lamps)
-
cross
Electric Folding Outside Mirrors
-
tick
Glove Box
-
cross
Head-Up Display
-
tick
Luggage Compartment Lid, Electrically Opening and Closing
-
cross
Memory Function for Driver and Front Passenger
-
tick
Panoramic Glass Sunroof
-
tick
Power Foldable And Power Adjustable OVRMSs
-
cross
Power Latching for the Doors
-
cross
Rear Seat Remote
-
cross
Sun Protection Glazing
-
tick
Tailpipes
-
cross
Windshield with Heat-Insulating Glass
-
cross

Lights

Light Type
LED
LED
Front Fog Lamps
tick
tick
Rear Fog Lamps
tick
cross
Ambient Lighting
-
tick
LED Daytime Running Lamp
-
tick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Empty
tick
tick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicator
tick
tick
Seat Belt Warning
tick
tick
Low Fuel Warning
tick
tick
Door Ajar Warning
tick
tick
GPS Navigation
tick
cross
4-zone Climate Control System
-
cross
Audi Virtual Cockpit
-
cross
Navigation Function with 3D Maps
-
tick
Wireless Charger
-
tick

Entertainment

Music System
tick
tick
CD/DVD Player
tick
tick
Speakers
tick
tick
Internal Memory
tick
cross
Radio
tick
tick
USB Support
tick
tick
Bluetooth Support
tick
tick

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