2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 vs 2018 Cadillac XT5

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 vs 2018 Cadillac XT5

If you want luxury, you’ve come to the right place. It doesn’t matter if you want a sedan, coupe, crossover, or SUV. Here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis, we have them all. Today we’re looking at a popular midsize SUV and how it compares to a Cadillac. We hope you’ll take advantage of this tool if you’re having a hard time choosing between the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 and the 2018 Cadillac XT5.

If the cost throws you off, allow us to pull you back on the rails. Mercedes-Benz has long stood front and center in the performance sector, meaning that you’re well-equipped with a standard 3.5L V6 engine. With standard features such as DYNAMIC SELECT®, AGILITY CONTROL® suspension, and a 7G-TRONIC® automatic transmission with shift paddles, the drive is as fun as you want to make it!

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350


2018 Cadillac XT5

$52,200 MSRP $40,595
18 city/23 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 19 city/26 hwy mpg
7-Speed Automatic Transmission 8-Speed Automatic
302 Horsepower 310
273 lb-ft Torque 271 lb-ft
7.5 seconds 0 to 60 time Not Available
FWD Drivetrain FWD
38.2 cubic ft Cargo Volume 30 cubic ft
Optional Adaptive Variable Suspension Not Available
7200 lbs Max Towing Capacity 3500 lbs
8 inches Entertainment Screen Size 8 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

Specs and Features in the 2018 GLE 350

Your adventure is awaiting in a midsize SUV, but not any midsize SUV. The GLE 350 holds potential that exceeds the 2018 XT5, not only when it comes to performance but with audio and entertainment as well. Exciting audio and entertainment inside the 2018 GLE 350 includes the following:

  • 8-inch high-resolution screen
  • Hands-free Bluetooth interface
  • Dual USB audio ports
  • Rear Seat Entertainment System
  • In-car Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
  • Harman/kardon LOGIC7® sound system
  • and much more!

It’s time to experience what luxury was bred to feel like. The world’s oldest automaker understands what drivers want and even more about what they might not even know they wanted. Experience the exquisite nature of a Mercedes-Benz by scheduling a test drive here on our website! We have plenty of models to choose from in our inventory, and our skilled team members can help you find your perfect match so you leave our dealership happier than you came in. Let us put you behind the wheel of your own GLE 350!

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