The 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE 63 S vs. the 2017 BMW X6 xDrive50i
If you’re in search of a luxury SUV that exceeds expectations inside, outside, and under the hood, there are only a few models truly worthy of your consideration. While the 2017 BMW X6 xDrive50i is certainly a proud member of this class, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE 63 S brings a higher quantity of attractive features and more commanding performance specs to the table. Read on to learn more about what makes the AMG® GLE 63 S a truly superior choice, and then make the trip to RBM of Alpharetta for a test drive!
You want a luxury SUV that delivers the most thrilling levels of performance, so it only makes to choose the Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE 63 over the BMW X6 xDrive50i:
- Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE 63 S – The most powerful engine in the Mercedes-Benz GLE lineup comes from the AMG® GLE 63 S, which gets a handcrafted twin-turbo 5.5L V8 engine that has been specially tuned to pump out a staggering 577 hp and 561 lb-ft of torque. That’s enough power to motivate this model to move from 0 to 60 mph in only 4.1 seconds.
- BMW X6 xDrive50i – The most powerful BMW X6 lineup comes in the form of the xDrive50i model, which gets a 4.4L V8 engine that only produces out a total output of 445 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque. As far as acceleration goes, it takes 4.6 seconds for this model to move from 0 to 60 mph.
Luxury and Technology Features
If you’re looking for premium features, you’ll find an abundance of them in both world-class luxury SUVs. Either model comes standard with leather upholstery, heated and power-adjustable front seats, and a sunroof. Premium tech features, such as Bluetooth®* phone and audio, a premium infotainment system, and a central display screen, are also standard. However, while the BMW X6 xDrive50i gets standard leather dashboard trim and 19-inch alloy wheels, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE 63 S comes fitted with suede dashboard trim and 22-inch alloy wheels. Also, only the Mercedes-Benz SUV is offered with an in-vehicle Wi-Fi hotspot that helps you stay connected on the go.
Passenger and Cargo Space
Both SUVs features standard seating for five passengers, but you’ll have a lot more room to work with inside the Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE 63:
- Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE 63 S – Behind the rear seat of this SUV, you’ll have a dedicated cargo area measuring a total of 23 cubic feet. Fold down the rear seat, and you’ll reveal up to a 60.7 cubic feet.
- BMW X6 xDrive50i – The standard cargo area behind the back seat of the BMW X6 xDrive50i measures just 26.6 cubic feet, and even when you fold the back seats down, you’ll only have 59.7 total cubic feet of space for storage.
Take the Wheel of the 2017 AMG® GLE 63 S!
In the performance, comfort, and utility categories, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE 63 S is the clear victor. You can find the immaculate 2017 AMG® GLE 63 S in RBM of Alpharetta’s new vehicle inventory! Take a short trop to our dealership today; we’re located at 345 McFarland Parkway in Alpharetta, GA. Don’t hesitate to contact us at 678-637-2333 if you have any questions.
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