2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350

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$52,200

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2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350

Key specs

Base trim shown

Overview

The good:

  • AMG models' performance potential
  • Backseat room, seating position
  • Visibility (non-coupe)
  • Flat extended cargo floor with seats folded

The bad:

  • Flimsy climate controls
  • Cumbersome backseat folding
  • Visibility in coupe
  • Backseat entry/exit in coupe
  • Limited cargo room in coupe

2 trims

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Notable features

  • AMG GLE 43's V-6 engine now rated at 385 hp
  • Five-seat, mid-size luxury SUV
  • Rear- or all-wheel drive
  • Available plug-in hybrid GLE 550e

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 review: Our expert's take


What it is: The Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class mid-size luxury SUV comes in a variety of forms, including an SUV coupe body style and as a plug-in hybrid. Performance-oriented AMG versions are also offered. Competitors include the Lexus RX 350, Audi Q7 and BMW X5.


The twin-turbo V-6 engine that powers the AMG GLE 43 is now rated at 385 horsepower, 23 hp more than last year. 

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.9
  • Interior design 4.7
  • Performance 4.8
  • Value for the money 4.4
  • Exterior styling 4.8
  • Reliability 4.8

Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

Cadillac

It's my dream car, I seen it and it sold itself, the salesman reassured me that I was buying a good car! I drove it and was impressed, I hope it's everything I hope it is!

5.0

Mercedes ML350

this car is very comfortable and roomy. low maintenance and plenty of room in front and back seats. easy to maintain. no blindspots while driving.

5.0

Beauty at a great price

This is my dream car. It's white with beige interior. The Mercedes has the premium package, rides smooth and is a beauty to look at. It is in perfect condition with low mileage.

See all 51 consumer reviews

Warranty

New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by Mercedes-Benz
New car program benefits
Bumper-to-bumper
48 months/50,000 miles
Corrosion
48 months/50,000 miles
Powertrain
48 months/50,000 miles
Roadside assistance
48 months/50,000 miles
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
6 years old or less/less than 75,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
1 year/unlimited miles
Powertrain
1 year/unlimited miles
Dealer certification required
164-point inspection
Roadside assistance
Yes
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Compare the competitors

2019

Audi Q8

$67,400

starting MSRP

2020

BMW X5

$58,900

starting MSRP

2017

Mercedes-Benz GLE 400

$65,650

starting MSRP

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