2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs 2019 BMW 5 Series
You’ve seen it time and time again. Here we are with yet another Mercedes-Benz vs BMW comparison. As one of the top rivalries in the automotive industry, Mercedes-Benz and BMW share a lot of similarities, but it’s the Mercedes-Benz that typically comes out ahead with better performance and a slight edge in interior luxury. Don’t believe us? Check out this comparison between the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs 2019 BMW 5 Series!
Note that the E-Class and 5 Series aren’t specific models; rather, they’re a series of models in the same class. The E-Class comes with sedan, coupe, cabriolet, and even wagon body styles as well as a variety of engine options for each. The 5 Series also offers different body styles, but not quite as many engine options or amenities. Take a look at the table below for some head-to-head comparisons!
2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
2019 BMW 5 Series
|$53,500*||MSRP in Base Model||$53,400|
|4||Number of Engine Options||3|
|AMG® 3.0L V6 biturbo (603 hp, 627 lb-ft of torque)||Peak Performance||Turbo 4.4L V8 (456 hp, 480 lb-ft of torque)|
|12.3 inches||Infotainment Screen Size||8 inches|
Specs and Features in the 2019 E-Class
You’ll find an assortment of driver-assistance safety features and interior comfort and convenience in each, but as we stated earlier, the E-Class comes with a few more that make it a reputable option for those seeking a mid-level luxury sedan. Each model comes standard with Car-to-X Communication, which can help drivers detect road construction or accidents well in advance while offering an alternative route to help them avoid those hassles. Industry firsts like PRESAFE® and ATTENTION ASSIST® are a couple more perks that you won’t find in any models in the 5 Series. Some of the other highlights in the 2019 E-Class include:
- 3-zone automatic climate control
- Remote Start
- Keyless Entry
- 64-color ambient lighting
- Heated and ventilated seating
- Panoramic sunroof
- Wireless smartphone charger
- Burmester Surround Sound System
- And much more!
We wouldn’t expect you to make a decision based solely on the information you’re seeing here. To truly understand all that the E-Class has to offer, come see it for yourself here at World Wide Motors in Indianapolis!
*MSRP does not include transportation charge. Excludes options, taxes, title, registration, and dealer prep. Options, model availability, and price may vary. See dealer for details.