2018 MB GLE 350 Blue


2018 Acura MDX White


2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE vs. 2018 Acura MDX

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE and the 2018 Acura MDX might both be popular SUV options, but the GLE is in a class of its own. You’ll find advantages over the MDX in the following areas:

  • Base trim performance
  • Standard and maximum towing capacity
  • Larger cargo area with rear seats up

Luxury SUV Performance

When getting up to speed on Dixie Highway near Clarkston, MI, it’s important to have more SUV power under the hood. Check out this comparison to see how Acura SUV models are lagging behind in performance.

  • 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350
    • Engine: 3.5L V6
    • Horsepower: 302 hp
    • Torque: 273 lb-ft
  • 2018 Acura MDX
    • Engine: 3.5L V6
    • Horsepower: 290 hp
    • Torque: 267 lb-ft
2018 MB GLE Driving

SUV Capability

A luxury SUV should be able to haul heavy loads and carry plenty of cargo, and the GLE offers more utility in these areas:

  • 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350
    • Towing Capacity: 6,600 lbs.
    • Cargo Room (Rear Seats Up): 38.2 cubic feet
  • 2018 Acura MDX
    • Towing Capacity: 3,500 lbs.
    • Cargo Room (Rear Seats Up): 15.8 cubic feet

In fact, the top of the GLE model line reaches up to 7,200 lbs of towing capacity, over twice that of the MDX.

2018 MB GLE Open Doors

Drive the GLE in West Bloomfield

Learn more about Mercedes-Benz GLE interior features before you visit Mercedes-Benz of Bloomfield Hills. Our First Class Financing offers ensure you get a great rate, and you can apply for financing before you arrive at our showroom. Contact us today with any questions about how the GLE outperforms SUVs like the Audi Q7!

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