2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC® vs 2018 Volkswagen Atlas
At first glance, you might not consider Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen to be all that similar. Why would we be comparing a luxury automaker like Mercedes-Benz to their German counterpart in Volkswagen? The fact of the matter is that these two are made to perform and everyone knows there can be more to a vehicle than what meets the eye. Take a look as we compare the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC® vs 2018 Volkswagen Atlas.
Despite being a few thousand dollars more expensive, the GLE 350 4MATIC® earns its keep by offering some impressive performance features. Inside sits a 3.5L V6 engine grinding out over 300 horsepower while also giving you complete control with the 4MATIC® all-wheel drive feature. What else can you expect to find in this SUV? Check out the table below!
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 4MATIC®
2018 Volkswagen Atlas 3.6L V6 SEL Premium 4MOTION
|18 city/22 hwy mpg||Fuel Efficiency||17 city/23 hwy mpg|
|7-Speed Automatic||Transmission||8-Speed Automatic|
|273 lb-ft||Torque||266 lb-ft|
|7.5 seconds||0 to 60 time||Not Available|
|7200 lbs||Max Towing Capacity||5000 lbs|
|9||Number of Airbags||8|
|Optional||Automatic Load Leveling||Not Available|
|8 inches||Entertainment Screen Size||8 inches|
Specs and Features in the 2018 GLE 350 4MATIC®
Looking for more reasons to choose the GLE 350 4MATIC®? We can think of quite a few. The GLE still has the benefit of having “Mercedes-Benz” in front of it, but there’s more to this SUV than just the name. The five-seater SUV has a greater standard cargo capacity (38.2 cubic feet compared to 20.6 cubic feet). As you might have guessed, there are plenty of features in the GLE 350 4MATIC® not found in the Atlas. Some of those features include:
Your next SUV is much closer than you’d think. The legacy and tradition of excellence can be seen on any vehicle that sports the three-prong star on the front. Interested in learning more? Get in touch with the team here at World Wide Motors to learn more or schedule a test drive here on our website. We look forward to seeing you!