2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC® vs 2018 Audi SQ5

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC vs 2018 Audi SQ5

The perfect combination of performance and utility comes standard in SUVs. Anyone who has driven one before can tell you that they offer the best of both worlds; outstanding power without burning too much fuel while also providing a spacious interior. That’s why Mercedes-Benz has innovated an SUV made for people like you who want it all. Check out this comparison between the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC® vs 2018 Audi SQ5.

As you’ll notice in the comparison below, the SQ5 beats out the GLE 350 4MATIC® when it comes to horsepower and torque. Where is that power going, though? The GLE 350 4MATIC® puts its power where it can be put to the best use, as seen by its 7200 lb towing capacity (the SQ5 only has a 4400 lb towing capacity). How else do they compare? Find out below!

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC®


2018 Audi SQ5 3.0T Premium Plus quattro

$54,700 MSRP $54,300
18 city/22 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 19 city/24 hwy mpg
7 Speed Automatic Transmission 8 Speed Automatic
302 Horsepower 354
273 lb-ft Torque 369 lb-ft
7.5 seconds 0 to 60 time Not Available
4WD Drivetrain 4WD
38.2 cubic ft Cargo Volume 26.8 cubic ft
9 Number of Airbags 8
7200 lbs Standard Towing 4400 lbs
8 inches Entertainment Screen Size 8 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

More Features in the 2018 GLE 350 4MATIC®

You might say that you’ll get more bang for your buck in the GLE 350 4MATIC®. With a maximum cargo volume of 80.3 cubic feet, it has almost 20 cubic feet more than its counterpart. Why cram everything and everyone together when everyone can be comfortable with more room? That’s not all though. The GLE 350 4MATIC® comes with plenty of features not found in the SQ5, such as genuine wood trim, front power lumbar support, front power lumbar with a massaging feature and intelligent cruise control.

There’s no going wrong with a luxury SUV, but don’t choose just any luxury SUV. Check out the 2018 GLE 350 4MATIC® right here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis, or get a head start by setting up a test drive right here on our website!

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