2019 BMW 5 Series vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
The 2019 BMW 5 Series is an outstanding choice for a midsize luxury sport sedan, with its elegant styling, world-class performance, high fuel economy, a roomy and refined interior, and advanced multimedia and driving assistance technologies. Take a look at this 2019 BMW 5 Series vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class comparison to see how the new BMW 5 Series measures up against the competition.
The 2019 BMW 5 Series has the advantage for performance. Its base 2.0L 4-cylinder inline TwinPower Turbo engine delivers 248 horsepower, compared to 241 horsepower for the base 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine in the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class. The BMW 5 Series also offers the two more powerful engines: the 3.0L 6-cylinder inline TwinPower engine (335-hp; 332 lb-ft of torque) and the M Performance TwinPower Turbo 4.4L eight-cylinder engine (450-hp; 450 lb-ft of torque). With the M Performance engine, the BMW 5 Series achieves the zero to 60 mph sprint in only 3.9 seconds.
|2019 BMW 5 Series||VS||2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class|
|248-hp||Base Engine Horsepower||241-hp|
|24 city/34 hwy mpg||Fuel Economy||21 city/30 hwy mpg|
|18.7 cu-ft||Trunk Volume||13.1 cu-ft|
BMW 5 Series vs Mercedes-Benz E-Class: Which luxury sport sedan is better?
Despite the emphasis on performance, the 2019 BMW 5 Series is quite efficient, with an estimated fuel economy of 24 city/34 hwy mpg, compared to 21 city/30 hwy mpg for the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class. Also, the BMW 5 Series offers a plug-in hybrid model, with an estimated efficiency rating of 73 MPGe (miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent).
Another advantage of the 2019 BMW 5 Series is its roomy interior. It offers 41.4” of front legroom and 36.5” of rear legroom, compared to 41.3” of front legroom and 35.8” of rear legroom for the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class. Also, the BMW 5 Series has a considerably larger trunk, with a cargo capacity of 18.7 cu-ft, compared to 13.1 cu-ft for the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
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