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Price Comparison (MSRP): BMW 5-Series vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

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Invoice Comparison: BMW 5-Series vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Lowest Total Price

Mercedes-Benz E-Class AMG E63 S   
Difference: 5,260

Lowest Total Invoice

Mercedes-Benz E-Class AMG E63 S   
Difference: 4,227
Model Year20162016
Model5-SeriesE-Class
TrimM5AMG E63 S
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price 94,100 101,700
Base Invoice 87,250 94,581
Driver Assistance Plus 1,700  
Executive Package 6,000  
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens 2,200 1,910
Rear spoiler 0  
Wood trim, alternative type 1,080 0
Ceramic brake rotors 9,250 8,950
265/35ZR20 1,300  
Upholstered instrument panel, leather 3,500  
Lane departure warning system   875
Heated second row seats   625
Sunshades, second row   380
Around view cameras   800
Driver Assistance Plus   0
Executive Package   0
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens   1,776
Rear spoiler   0
Wood trim, alternative type   0
Ceramic brake rotors   8,324
265/35ZR20   0
Upholstered instrument panel, leather   0
Lane departure warning system   814
Heated second row seats   581
Sunshades, second row   353
Around view cameras   744
Options (show) (change) 25,030 13,540
Options (show) (change) 22,780 12,592
Destination 995 925
Gas Tax 1,300 0
Total Price 121,425 116,165
Total Invoice 112,325 108,098

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Summary

For this 2016 BMW 5-Series vs. 2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The 5-Series vs. E-Class Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the 5-Series and E-Class will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class AMG E63 S's price is $5,410 lower than the BMW 5-Series M5's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The 5-Series vs. E-Class Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Mercedes-Benz E-Class AMG E63 S, the BMW 5-Series M5 includes additional features worth $0. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The BMW 5-Series vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. After a $150 adjustment for the Mercedes-Benz E-Class AMG E63 S's additional features, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class AMG E63 S is $5,410 less than the BMW 5-Series M5.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: BMW 5-Series vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Mercedes-Benz E-Class AMG E63 S
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 5,410
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 4,367
Model Year20162016
Model5-SeriesE-Class
TrimM5AMG E63 S
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine560hp V8577hp V8
TransmissionS7T7
DrivetrainRWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers600, 16610, 14
Tire (rear if not all the same)265/35-20255/35-19
Total Price121,425116,165
Adjustments for Features0-150
Feature-Adjusted Total Price121,425116,015
Total Invoice112,325108,098
Adjustments for Features0-140
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice112,325107,958

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Features Comparison: BMW 5-Series vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Model Year20162016
Model5-SeriesE-Class
TrimM5AMG E63 S
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed automated manual$1200 
7-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1200
RWD$0 
AWD $1700
Accessories 
Heated steering wheel$100 
Parking guidance system - active $500
Power door closers$300 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, high-speed $150
Knee airbag, passenger$100 
Lane departure collision mitigation$50 
Pedestrian detection$100 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system $100
Rollover sensor $50
Temporary spare tire $150
Tires, run-flat$150 
Torque vectoring / active trace control $100
Wide-view front camera$150 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment$50 
Storage compartment under front seat(s) $50
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Concierge Services - 3 year subscription$150 
Handwriting recognition$200 
iPod integration $100
Navigation map updates, three years $0
Rear air vents $100
Rear air vents with automatic controls$250 
S Voice support$0 
Satellite radio $200
Satellite radio - one year subscription$250 
SD Card slot $25
Siri Eyes Free support$0 
SMS text-to-speech reader$50 
Telematics service, such as OnStar$350 
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation $400
Text dictation$50 
USB port$100 
Voice control for external devices$0 
Voice recorder$0 
Exterior 
Painted brake calipers (optional) $0
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75 
Chronometer $100
Compass $0
Fog light, rear $100
Head-up display (HUD)$350 
Interior ambient lighting$150 
Interior ambient lighting, configurable $150
Powertrain 
Active rear differential$500 
Limited-slip rear differential $300
Raised top speed limiter $0
Regenerative braking$0 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Automatic seat bolsters, driver $300
Door sill trim plates$100 
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150 
Massage, passenger seat$100 
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat$100 
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat$100 
Power thigh bolsters, driver seat$100 
Power thigh bolsters, passenger seat$100 
Power thigh support adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power upper seatback recliner, driver seat$100 
Power upper seatback recliner, passenger seat$100 
Power-folding headrests, second row seats $50
Synthetic suede steering wheel $150
Upholstered instrument panel $300
Upholstered instrument panel, leather$1000 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Performance steering system (optional) $0
Rear air springs, auto-leveling $400
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0 
Ultra-sport suspension (upgrade) $0
Total Value of Features$6,725$6,875
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$150
Value of Feature Adjustments0-140

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Specifications Comparison: BMW 5-Series vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Model Year20162016
Model5-SeriesE-Class
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase116.9 in113.2 in
Length193.4 in192.1 in
Width73.2 in73.0 in
Height57.6 in57.1 in
Curb Weight3,815 lb.3,826 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.5 gal.21.1 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.5 in37.9 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room58.3 in57.8 in
Row 1 Legroom41.4 in41.3 in
Row 2 Headroom38.3 in38.2 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.2 in56.9 in
Row 2 Legroom35.3 in35.8 in
Cargo Volume18.4 ft316.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
BMW 5-Series M5

Driver Assistance Plus
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed250Yes
Driver drowsiness monitor150Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Wide-view front camera150No
Speed limit information0No
Lane departure collision mitigation50No
Pedestrian detection100No
Total Requested130081%
Total Not Requested30019%
Executive Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated second row seats200Yes
Cooled or ventilated front seats300Yes
Rear air vents with automatic controls150No
Sunshades, second row125Yes
Sunshade, rear, power225Yes
Massage, driver seat100Yes
Massage, passenger seat100No
Heated steering wheel100No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
LED headlights500Yes
Concierge Services - 3 year subscription150No
Power door closers300No
Head-up display (HUD)350No
Total Requested165059%
Total Not Requested115041%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz E-Class AMG E63 S

Lane departure warning system
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Total Requested400100%
Total Not Requested00%

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