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2016 BMW 535 vs. 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The BMW 535 offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Mercedes-Benz E-Class with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. The BMW 535 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW 535 as you will with the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
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 535 is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz E-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 535 will cost more in transportation costs than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Dimensions
The BMW 535 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. When looking at overall length, the BMW 535 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW 535 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Handling
The BMW 535 has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 535 is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 535 and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. The BMW 535 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Warranty
The BMW 535 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

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2016 BMW
535

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MSRP*: $55,850 - $58,150

2017 Mercedes-Benz
E-Class

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MSRP*: $52,150 - $54,650
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Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% As low as 1.99%
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.26% As low as 2.47%
City MPG: 20 22
Highway MPG: 29 - 31 29 - 30
Engine(s): Inline-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $51,880 - $54,000 $48,500 - $50,825

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