/2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE vs 2017 Land Rover Discovery
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 vs 2017 Land Rover Discovery
The Mercedes-Benz GLE is one of the brand's most popular and best-selling crossovers. Crossovers are quickly gaining popular among all types of drivers, and luxury crossovers take what drivers love about crossovers and bring it to the next level. To highlight the awesome features on the GLE, we out together a quick comparison of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE vs the 2017 Land Rover Discovery.
The most important part of any model comparison is the price—the GLE starts out around $2,000 more than the Discovery, and for good reason. With three engine options, as opposed to the Discovery's two options, the GLE offers drivers more choice under the hood. Not only does the GLE offer more choice, but it also delivers better performance than the Discovery. Although the Discovery does offer more cargo room and towing power, the GLE still offers plenty of room and hauling power to get the job done.
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE Versatility and Capability Features
The 2017 GLE offers multiple power options, nimble handling, and a highly-versatile cabin and cargo space—meaning it’s the ideal crossover for anything from family road trips to weekend excursions. The GLE's direct injection V6 engine is more efficient than the previous generation, but still delivers exhilarating, smooth performance. Available 4MATIC® all-wheel drive** improves handling in tough road conditions to help inspire confidence behind the wheel. The GLE features spacious seating for five adults with premium comfort in both rows, and 60/40 split-folding rear seats make over 80 cubic feet of cargo space.
*MSRP does/does not include transportation charge. Excludes options, taxes, title, registration, [and dealer prep]. Options, model availability, and price may vary. [See dealer for details.]
**Best performance on snow and ice obtained with winter tires. Please always drive carefully, consistent with road conditions.