2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV vs. 2018 GLE Coupe | Northbrook, IL

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV vs. 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe

Does your daily drive need the premium upgrade only a Mercedes-Benz luxury SUV can provide? While it’s likely you’ve considered the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV, and the 2018 AMG® GLE Coupe, there are a number of key differences you should be aware of before making the final decision. The following comparison has been created by the team of specialists at Autohaus on Edens in Northbrook, IL to help you decide whether the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV or 2018 AMG® GLE Coupe is right for your lifestyle. If you’d prefer to speak directly to an expert at our Mercedes-Benz dealership, contact us at (847) 272-7900.

Interior and Exterior

Which interior comfort and exterior design features do you require from your new Mercedes-Benz? Both the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV and 2018 AMG® GLE Coupe include impressive features such as driver’s seat memory and a power sunroof, but there are a number of differences that you should know about. Continue reading to learn more about the interior and exterior differences between the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV and 2018 AMG® GLE Coupe.

  • A power liftgate is only standard with the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV
  • Both models have power-folding side mirrors, but only the 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE Coupe has standard heated mirrors
  • Aluminum roof rails are only standard with the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV
  • The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV features 19-in. wheels, while the 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE Coupe has 21-in. wheels
  • Only the 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE Coupe has standard Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • The 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE Coupe includes a standard *harman/kardon® Logic 7® sound system

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV and GLE Coupe side by side interior image

Performance and Capability

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV and 2018 AMG® GLE Coupe provide two different engine options and driving experiences. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV is practical for energetic daily driving, and can tow up to 7,200 lbs. On the other hand, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE Coupe provides a performance-centered driving experience with a 0-60 MPH acceleration time of 5.6-sec. Learn more about the engine specs for both luxury vehicles in the table below.

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV Model 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLE Coupe
3.5L V6 Engine AMG®-enhanced 3.0L V6 biturbo
302 HP Horsepower 385 HP
273 lb.-ft. Torque 384 lb.-ft.

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV

Price and Model Options

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV starts at $52,200 MSRP, and offers three different trim levels: a base model, a 4MATIC® all-wheel-drive model, and a hybrid model. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe starts at $70,500 MSRP, and includes two trim levels: the 2018 AMG® GLE 43 Coupe, and 2018 AMG® GLE 63 S Coupe. You can find the luxury SUV you like best in the new inventory available at Autohaus on Edens in Northbrook, IL, and then schedule a viewing by calling (847) 272-7900.

*harman/kardon® and Logic 7® are registered marks of Harman International Industries, Incorporated.