Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW M5 than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class. The BMW M5 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.
The Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class requires fewer visits to the gas station than the BMW M5, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the BMW M5 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-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 M5 and the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class have similar Destination Charges.
The BMW M5 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class. When looking at overall length, the BMW M5 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.
With its lower torque, the BMW M5 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.
The BMW M5 has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M5 is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.
The BMW M5 offers greater seating capacity than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The BMW M5 has less cargo capacity than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.
The BMW M5 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.
Compare the 2014 BMW M5 and the 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.
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MSRP*: $72,100 - $106,500
|Cash Back Rebate:||Visit Rebate Center||Up to $3,500|
|Low APR Loan:||--||As low as 1.99%|
|City MPG:||14||16 - 18|
|Highway MPG:||20||22 - 27|
|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||4 - 4|
|Basic Warranty:||4 years/50,000 miles||4 years/50,000 miles|
|Invoice*:||$85,470||$67,053 - $99,045|
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