2016 BMW 428 vs. 2016 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Review

Comparison Review

Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class, the BMW 428 may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

The Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class requires fewer visits to the gas station than the BMW 428, making it more convenient to drive.

There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The BMW 428 is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The BMW 428 will cost more in transportation costs than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

The BMW 428 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class. If you go with the BMW 428, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

With its lower torque, the BMW 428 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

The BMW 428 has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the BMW 428 and the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

The BMW 428 offers greater seating capacity than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW 428 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

The BMW 428 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

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Compare the 2016 BMW 428 and the 2016 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

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2016 BMW

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MSRP*: $50,000 - $52,000

2016 Mercedes-Benz

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MSRP*: $47,000 - $59,200
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $1,500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.26% --
City MPG: 21 - 23 21 - 24
Highway MPG: 32 - 34 28 - 32
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 2 - 2
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $46,500 - $48,340 $43,710 - $55,056

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.