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Here's how the 2019 BMW X7 and the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS 550 measure up.
xDrive40i Sports Activity Vehicle
$73,900
Starting MSRP
GLS 550 4MATIC SUV
$95,750
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
6 7 -
Engine

335.0-hp, 3.0-liter, Straight 6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

449.0-hp, 4.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
22 16 -
Size
203.3" length, 71.1" height 202" length, 72.8" height -
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Cognac

Black

Coffee

Tartufo

Ivory White / Night Blue

Canberra Beige

Black w / Brown

Ivory White

Ash

Almond / Mocha

Cashmere

Sienna

Black

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Transmissions

Transmissions

8-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

9-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

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Wheels

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -
Rear Wheel Size
21 X 9.5 in 21 X 10 in -
Spare Wheel Material
N/A Steel -
Front Wheel Size
21 X 9.5 in 21 X 10 in -
Spare Wheel Size
N/A Compact in -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A 180 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A -

Engine

Engine Oil Cooler
None None -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
335 @ 5500 449 @ 5250 -
Displacement
3.0 L/183 4.7 L/285 -
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6 Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
330 @ 1500 516 @ 1800 -

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 MPG 14 MPG -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
25 MPG 19 MPG -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 MPG 16 MPG -
Cruising Range - City
438.00 mi 369.60 mi -
Cruising Range - Hwy
547.50 mi 501.60 mi -

Suspension

Axle Type - Rear
Independent Independent -
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone Double Wishbone -
Axle Type - Front
Independent Independent -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link -

Frame

Frame Type
N/A N/A -

Brakes

Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
N/A 13.6 in -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
N/A 14.8 in -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
21.9 gal 26.4 gal -

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
42.8 ft 40.7 ft -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
P285/45HR21 P295/40HR21 -
Spare Tire Size
N/A Compact -
Front Tire Size
P285/45HR21 P295/40HR21 -

Trailering

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
5000 lbs N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
540 lbs N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
5400 lbs N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
500 lbs N/A -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Maximum Trailering Capacity
5400 lbs N/A -

Weight Information

Maximum Payload Capacity
N/A N/A -
Option Weight - Rear
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs -
Gross Combined Wt Rating
N/A N/A -
Total Option Weight
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs -
Curb Weight - Rear
N/A N/A -
Base Curb Weight
5370 lbs 5578 lbs -
As Spec'd Payload
N/A N/A -
As Spec'd Curb Weight
N/A N/A -
Option Weight - Front
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
6989.00 lbs 0.00 lbs -
Curb Weight - Front
N/A N/A -
Gross Axle Weight Rating
7154.00 lbs N/A -
Curb Weight
N/A N/A -

Dimensions

Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear
N/A N/A -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
90.4 ft³ 93.8 ft³ -
Front Head Room
41.9 in 41.2 in -
Overhang, Front
N/A N/A -
Rear Door Opening Width
N/A N/A -
Cargo Box (Area) Height
N/A 35.1 in -
Front Hip Room
N/A N/A -
Rear Door Opening Height
N/A N/A -
Height, Overall
71.1 in 72.8 in -
Ground to Top of Load Floor
N/A N/A -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
N/A 52.4 in -
Track Width, Rear
67.1 in 65.6 in -
Third Shoulder Room
47.9 in 50.5 in -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
N/A 79.2 in -
Cab to End of Frame
N/A N/A -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper
N/A N/A -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline
N/A N/A -
Second Head Room
39.9 in 40 in -
Min Ground Clearance
N/A 8.5 in -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper
N/A N/A -
Ground Clearance, Rear
N/A N/A -
Front Shoulder Room
60 in 58.5 in -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor
N/A N/A -
Track Width, Front
66.3 in 64.8 in -
Ground Clearance, Front
N/A N/A -
Second Hip Room
N/A N/A -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
12.8 ft³ 16 ft³ -
Passenger Capacity
7 7 -
Cargo Volume
N/A N/A -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
78.7 in 76.1 in -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
48.6 ft³ 49.4 ft³ -
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume
N/A N/A -
Third Leg Room
33.3 in 35 in -
Second Shoulder Room
58.1 in 58.3 in -
Liftover Height
N/A 32.3 in -
Second Leg Room
37.6 in 38.5 in -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3
N/A 19.7 in -
Length, Overall
203.3 in 202 in -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
N/A N/A -
Third Hip Room
N/A N/A -
Wheelbase
122.2 in 121.1 in -
Third Head Room
36.6 in 38.9 in -
Tailgate Width
N/A N/A -
Front Leg Room
39.8 in 40.3 in -

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