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Mercedes-Benz GLS Vs BMW X5 Vs Audi Q7 comparison

Mercedes-Benz GLS Price
  • BMW X5
BMW X5 Price
  • Audi Q7
Audi Q7 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1 Crore
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₹ 74.9 Lakh
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Overview

Mercedes-Benz GLS Vs BMW X5 Vs Audi Q7 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the GLS Vs X5 Vs Q7 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.

GLS Vs X5 Vs Q7 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Audi Q7 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 69.22 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 77.12 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Audi Q7 costs ₹ 78.01 Lakh, whereas the Audi Q7 Diesel top-end costs ₹ 86.3 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW X5 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 84.4 Lakh. The base Diesel model of the BMW X5 costs ₹ 74.9 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of BMW X5 comes with a price tag of ₹ 82.9 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Mercedes-Benz GLS starts at ₹ 1 Crore. The base Diesel version of the Mercedes-Benz GLS costs ₹ 1 Crore.

SummaryMercedes-Benz GLSBMW X5Audi Q7
Price₹ 1 Crore₹ 74.9 Lakh₹ 69.22 Lakh
ManufacturerMercedes-BenzBMWAudi
Body TypeSUVSUVSUV
Mileage11.00 Km/l13.38 Km/l11.68 Km/l
Power326 bhp265 bhp248 bhp
Engine2925 CC2993 CC1984 CC
Fuel TypeDieselDieselPetrol

GLS Vs X5 Vs Q7 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Audi Q7 base Petrol engine returns 12 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 15 Km/l. The BMW X5 base Petrol returns 11 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 13 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The Mercedes-Benz GLS Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 11 Km/lwhile its Diesel base returns 11 Km/l of mileage.

GLS Vs X5 Vs Q7 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Audi Q7 gets 248 bhp Petrol engine and 245 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the BMW X5 comes in 340 bhp Petrol engine and 265 bhp Diesel engine. Lastly, the Mercedes-Benz GLS is offered in 362 bhp Petrol engine and 326 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type 2.9-litre In-line Six-cylinder EngineTwinPower Turbo 6-cylinder Diesel Engine2.0L TFSI Quattro
Displacement (CC) 2925 CC2993 CC1984 CC
No Of Cylinder 664
Power 326 bhp@3600-4200 rpm265 bhp@4000 rpm248 bhp@5000-6000 rpm
Torque 700 Nm@1200-3200 rpm620 Nm@1500-2500 rpm370 Nm@1600-4500 rpm
Drive Train AWDAWDAWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 5207 mm4922 mm5052 mm
Width 2157 mm2004 mm1968 mm
Height 1823 mm1745 mm1740 mm
Wheelbase 3075 mm2975 mm2994 mm
Ground Clearance N/A209 mm200 mm
Boot Space N/A650 L295 L
Kerb Weight 2505 KgN/A2240 Kg
Gross Weight 3250 KgN/A2925 Kg
Front Track 1705 mm1666 mm1679 mm
Rear Track 1692 mm1686 mm1691 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/A6.40 m6.00 m
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 755

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A
Adaptive 2-axle Air Suspension N/AN/A
Adaptive Suspension N/AN/A
Cruise Control with braking function N/AN/A
Integrated Brake System N/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsCast Aluminium Alloy Wheels
Tyre Type TubelessTubeless, RadialTubeless,Radial
Front Tyre Size 275/50 R20265/50 R19255/55 R19
Rear Tyre Size 275/50 R20265/50 R19255/55 R19

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscDiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscVentilated Disc

Suspension

Front Suspension AIRMATIC WITH ADS PLUSAdaptive Suspension4 Corner Air Suspension
Rear Suspension AIRMATIC WITH ADS PLUSAdaptive Suspension4 Corner Air Suspension

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 11.00 Km/l13.38 Km/l11.68 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 100.085.075.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power SteeringElectro-Mechanical Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 7.8 seconds6.9 seconds6.9 seconds
Max Speed 222230233

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
ABStickticktick
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 Lightsticktickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipertickticktick
Rain Sensing Wiperstickticktick
Headlight Washerscrosscrosstick
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Active Braking Assisttickcross-
Adaptive Highbeam Assist Plustick--
Blind Spot Assisttickcross-
Parking Package with 360 degree cameratick--
SOS emergency call function-cross-
Tyre Pressure Indicator-cross-

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner3-Zone Automatic Climate Control4-Zone Automatic Climate Control4-Zone Deluxe Climate Control
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shifttickticktick
Cruise Controltickticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickcrosstick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickticktick
Push Start Stop Buttontickticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supporttickticktick
Front Armresttickcrosstick
Rear Armresttickcrosstick
UpholsteryARTICO LeatherLeather 'Dakota'Cricket Leather
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
MBUX rear tablettick--
Mercedes-Benz emergency call system tick--
Navigation Connectivity packagetick--
Pre-installation for entertainment and comfort featurestick--
Vehicle Monitoringtick--
Widescreen cockpittickcross-
Windows/sunroof open close from Apptick--
EASY-PACK Tailgate-cross-
Electric Sunblinds in Rear Doors-cross-
Multifunction Sports Steering-cross-
Surround view cameras with 360 degree view including top view, panorama view and 3D view-tick-
Telephony with wireless charging and extended functionality-tick-

Lights

Light TypeLEDAdaptive LEDLED
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
Additional USB ports-cross-
Hard-Disc Navigation-cross-
Head-up Display-cross-
Wireless Charger-cross-

Entertainment

Music Systemtick12.3 Inch Infotainment Systemtick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakerstickticktick
Internal Memorytickticktick
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick

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