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2019 BMW M850 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 Review

New 2019 BMW M850

2019 BMW
M850

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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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$111,900
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$74,950
Invoice* $104,565 $70,453
MPG - City 18 21
MPG - Hwy 25 N/A
Engine(s) V-8 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 M850 than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53. The BMW M850 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW M850 as you will with the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, 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 M850 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, which has a much lower MSRP. 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 M850 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW M850 is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the BMW M850 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the BMW M850 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Handling
The BMW M850 has about the same turning radius as the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M850 is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW M850 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW M850 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Warranty
The BMW M850 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.