BMW M6 vs. Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$119,800
$52,200 - $54,700

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.81 / 5
16 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
560 hp
302 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
4.4L DOHC V8 32V TwinPower Turbo
COMPETITION PACKAGE
3.5L DOHC 24

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.1 in.
40.3 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.6 in.
40.4 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
35.3 in.
38.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37 in.
38.5 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Optional

CD Player

CD Player

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional

AC

AC
Optional

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Tire Width

Tire Width
P265/35YR20
P255/50HR19 - P265/45HR20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
116.7 in.
114.8 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
41 ft.
38.7 ft.

Length

Length
197.5 in.
189.7 in.

Width

Width
74.8 in.
76.2 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4430 lbs.
4650 - 4751 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
560 - 600 hp
302 hp

Torque

Torque
500 - 516 ft. lbs.
273 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
6600 - 7200 lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
660 - 720 lbs.

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders
V6 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
21.1 gal.
24.6 gal.

Combined

Combined
17 - 19 mpg
20 mpg

City

City
14 - 15 mpg
18 mpg

Highway

Highway
20 - 22 mpg
22 - 23 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Night Vision

Night Vision
Optional
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag
Optional

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
BMW M6
Mercedes-Benz GLE

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
4MATIC - Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4430 lbs.
4650 - 4751 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
16 - 17 mpg.
19 - 20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
14 - 15 mpg.
18 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
20 - 22 mpg.
22 - 23 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
_BC20_ - _BC36_
6600 - 7200 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8
660 - 720 lbs.

Displacement

Displacement
4.4 L/268
6600 - 7200 lbs.

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
660 - 720 lbs.

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
2MA, 2MK, _6MT14, _DCT01
6600 - 7200 lbs.

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 7
Premium Unleaded V-6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD - Manual w/OD
3.5 L/213

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.05 - 4.81
Gasoline Direct Injection

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.40 - 2.59
427

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.58 - 1.70
7

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.19 - 1.28
Automatic w/OD

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
4.38

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 - 0.87
2.86

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.68 - 4.17
1.92

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.15
1.37

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.3 - 11.0
1.00

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
210
0.82

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
3.42

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
3.47

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
600

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
8.8 - 9.3

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P265/35YR20
180

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P295/30YR20
Double Wishbone

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
20 X 9 - 20 X 9.5 in.
Multi-Link

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 X 10 - 20 X 10.5 in.
Double Wishbone

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Multi-Link

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
R66

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
R66

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
41 ft.
P255/50HR19 - P265/45HR20

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
P255/50HR19 - P265/45HR20

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Compact

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
19 X 8.5 - 20 X 9 in.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
19 X 8.5 - 20 X 9 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15.7 - 16.1 in.
Compact in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15.6 in.
Aluminum

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
21.1 gal.
Aluminum

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.6 in.
Steel

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.1 in.
Rack-Pinion

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
56.7 in.
38.7 ft.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37 in.
4-Wheel Disc

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
35.3 in.
4-Wheel

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
54.6 in.
Yes

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
116.7 in.
Yes

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
197.5 in.
13 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
74.8 in.
12.8 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
54.9 in.
24.6 gal.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64.2 in.
40.4 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63.5 in.
40.3 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
4.3 in.
58.5 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
16.2 ft³.
60.6 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
38.5 in.

Model Group

Model Group
6 Series
38.4 in.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
58.4 in.

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
60.2 in.

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
4.4
114.8 in.

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
189.7 in.

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
76.2 in.

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
70.7 in.

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
64.9 in.