Compare BMW X5 vs Mercedes-Benz M-Class Hybrid

Overview

Engine
3.0-liter Turbo Inline-6 Hybrid
Engine
3.5-liter V6 Hybrid
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
N/A
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
27.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.0-liter Turbo Inline-6 Hybrid
3.5-liter V6 Hybrid
Horsepower
335 hp @ 5500 rpm
163 combined
Torque
330 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
365 combined
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
N/A
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,828 lbs
5,247 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
23 MPG
22 MPG
City
21 MPG
20 MPG
Highway
26 MPG
24 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 Tons/yr
8.5 Tons/yr
EPA rating
N/A
5

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
21.9 gallons
27.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
459.9 miles
544 miles
Cruising Range Highway
569.4 miles
652.8 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
194.3 in
188.2 in
Height
68.7 in
71.5 in
Max Width
78.9 in
76.3 in
Front Width
66.1 in
64 in
Rear Width
66.9 in
64.1 in
Wheelbase
117.1 in
114.7 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
8.3 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
39.8 in
42.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.8 in
39.9 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
60 in
59.8 in
Front Seat Hip Room
N/A
58.3 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
37.4 in
40 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.7 in
39.8 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58.1 in
59.8 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
N/A
58.3 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
72.3 ft³
72.4 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
33.9 ft³
29.4 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
33.9 ft³
N/A

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
41.3 ft
37.9 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
19" x 9"
17" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 9"
17" x 7.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone w/stabilizer bar
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
4-Arm multilink w/stabilizer bar

Tires

Front Tire
P265/50HR19
P235/65R17
Rear Tire
P265/50HR19
P235/65R17
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Jet Black
N/A

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Arctic Gray Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Manhattan Green Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, SensaTec Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, SensaTec Upholstery
  • Ash, Leather seat trim
  • Ash, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Black, Leather seat trim
  • Black, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Cashmere, Leather seat trim
  • Cashmere, MB-Tex seat trim

Optional Interior Materials

  • Black, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Canberra Beige, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Coffee, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Cognac, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Ivory White, Vernasca Leather Upholstery (MC)
  • Black, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Coffee, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Night Blue, (Ind) Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Tartufo, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Optional
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Optional
Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Optional
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Entertainment System
Not Available
Optional
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Optional
Not Available
Navigation System
Standard
Optional
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Optional
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Optional
Heated Rear Seat(s)
Optional
Optional
Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Optional
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard
Seat Memory
Standard
Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Standard
Seat-Massage
Optional
Not Available
Rear A/C
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Optional
Telematics
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Optional
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Optional
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
8 Years / 80,000 Miles
N/A
Maintenance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles
Emissions
N/A
2 Years / 24,000 Miles
Long Term California
N/A
7 Years / 70,000 Miles
Short Term California
N/A
3 Years / 50,000 Miles