German SUVs: BMW vs Mercedes-Benz

August 17, 2012 at 09:14

Two German SUVs, the greatest and most popular marquees will today fight with each other. It is not the basic fight when you see Japanese cars beating one another, German high-quality cars will for sure give us some series matter to tackle. So let’s see what two new and fresh 2013 models of German SUVs have inside. One the left corner we see new BMW X3 fighting with the sport utility Mercedes-Benz M-Class.

2013 BMW X3 Photo

2013 BMW X3 Photo

The price of both these cars is pretty high. But it is no wonder, as we were ready to hear that for German automotive quality and also elegant style and luxury driving one would have to pay! Mercedes-Benz would cost you $49,500, while new BMW SUV will cost $43,600. Mercedes-Benz got the engine for itself the new 3.5L 302hp V6, while BMW got less volume though almost the same amount of horsepower 3.0L 300hp I6. With such a core M-Class has 273 @ 3500 RPM level of torque, while X3 300 @ 1300 RPM. Both models have at their disposition 4-wheel drive, so no differences on this one. Moreover BMW is better in fuel economy.

2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Pic

2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Pic

So in the end we still see that BMW is a little better in this fight. So with the class and style BMW wins the fight.

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