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2020 BMW M2 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 Review

New 2020 BMW M2

2020 BMW
M2

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG E 53

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MSRP*
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$58,900 to $83,600
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$74,950
Invoice* $55,275 to $78,250 $70,453
MPG - City 17 - 18 21
MPG - Hwy 24 - 25 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-6 Inline-6
Seating Capacity 4 4
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW M2 than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53. The BMW M2 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the BMW M2, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). Based on MSRP, the BMW M2 is clearly a better financial choice over the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53. 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 M2 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW M2 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53. If you go with the BMW M2, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW M2 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Handling
The BMW M2 has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The BMW M2 has less horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW M2 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW M2 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Warranty
The BMW M2 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.