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Mercedes-Benz GLK vs. BMW X1 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Mercedes-Benz GLK vs. BMW X1 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $47,895

BMW X1 xDrive28i   
Difference: $9,250

Lowest Total Invoice: $45,180

BMW X1 xDrive28i   
Difference: $8,032

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Model Year20152017
ModelGLKX1
TrimGLK350xDrive28i
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $37,900 $35,100
Base Invoice $35,247 $33,325
Premium 1 Package 3,450  
Multimedia Package 2,970  
Driver Assistance Package 2,950 1,150
Leather Package 1,850  
Obstacle detection, rear 970  
Lighting Package 1,290  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 720 700
Rear spoiler 410  
Heated front seats 750  
Proximity key 650  
Interior ambient lighting 310  
AWD 2,000  
Premium Package   3,250
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed   1,000
Driver Assistance Plus   700
Technology Package   2,550
Cold Weather Package   500
Leather seating surfaces   1,450
Wood trim   350
Temporary spare tire   150
Premium 1 Package 3,209  
Multimedia Package 2,762  
Driver Assistance Package 2,744 1,060
Leather Package 1,721  
Obstacle detection, rear 902  
Lighting Package 1,200  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 670 645
Rear spoiler 381  
Heated front seats 698  
Proximity key 605  
Interior ambient lighting 288  
AWD 1,860  
Premium Package   2,990
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed   920
Driver Assistance Plus   645
Technology Package   2,345
Cold Weather Package   460
Leather seating surfaces   1,335
Wood trim   320
Temporary spare tire   140
Options (change) 18,320 11,800
Options (change) 17,040 10,860
Destination 925 995
Total Price $57,145 $47,895
Total Invoice $53,212 $45,180

The configured Mercedes-Benz GLK 4dr SUV has a 302-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured BMW X1 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 228hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Mercedes-Benz GLK and BMW X1 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Mercedes-Benz GLK GLK350 trim is $37,900. The features would cost an additional $18,320. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $57,145.

The base sticker price of the BMW X1 xDrive28i trim is $35,100. The features would cost an additional $11,800. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $47,895.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Mercedes-Benz GLK trims is 5. The feature adjusted price of the BMW X1 trims is 7. Based on this adjustment, the BMW X1 xDrive28i appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Mercedes-Benz GLK 4dr SUV has a 302-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 7-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured BMW X1 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 228hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Mercedes-Benz GLK and BMW X1 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Mercedes-Benz GLK GLK350 trim is $35,247. The features would cost an additional $17,040. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $53,212.

The invoice of the BMW X1 xDrive28i trim is $33,325. The features would cost an additional $10,860. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $45,180.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Mercedes-Benz GLK trims is 5. The feature adjusted price of the BMW X1 trims is 4. Based on this adjustment, the BMW X1 xDrive28i appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Mercedes-Benz GLK vs. BMW X1

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: BMW X1 xDrive28i
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $9,860
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $8,607
Model Year20152017
ModelGLKX1
TrimGLK350xDrive28i
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine302hp V6228hp I4
TransmissionT7T8
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)19/24 MPG22/31 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 6205, 7
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/50-19225/50-18
Total Price$57,145$47,895
Adjustments for Features0-610
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$57,145$47,285
Total Invoice$53,212$45,180
Adjustments for Features0-575
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$53,212$44,605

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Features Comparison: Mercedes-Benz GLK vs. BMW X1

Model Year20152017
ModelGLKX1
TrimGLK350xDrive28i
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1200 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1300
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet$100 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate $100
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual $250
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power$350 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0 
Blind spot intervention$200 
Blind spot warning system$200 
Driver drowsiness monitor$150 
Hill descent control $250
Knee airbag, passenger $100
Lane departure collision mitigation $50
Lane departure prevention system$200 
Pedestrian detection $50
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100 
Torque vectoring / active trace control $100
Trailer sway control$25 
Cargo Management 
Storage compartment under front seat(s) $50
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity $50
Handwriting recognition $200
Residual heat$50 
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 $300
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325 
Text dictation $50
Voice recorder $0
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black) $250
Bodyside moldings$75 
Rear bumper protector$40 
Wheel-lip moldings $75
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror $75
Cornering lights $75
Fog light, rear$100 
Fog lights $125
Head-up display (HUD) $350
Headlight washers$50 
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $750
Power-folding mirrors $50
Steering-linked headlights$150 
Xenon HID headlights$500 
Powertrain 
Regenerative braking $0
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Memory system, passenger seat$150 
Power headrest height adjuster, driver seat$50 
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat$50 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - mechanical$100 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Total Value of Features$6,190$6,800
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$610
Value of Feature Adjustments0-575

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Specifications Comparison: Mercedes-Benz GLK vs. BMW X1

Model Year20152017
ModelGLKX1
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase108.5 in105.1 in
Length178.3 in174.8 in
Width74.3 in71.7 in
Height66.9 in63.5 in
Curb Weight4,079 lb.3,660 lb.
Fuel Capacity17.4 gal.16.1 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.8 in42.0 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.2 in56.7 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.2 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom41.4 in40.4 in
Row 2 Headroom39.7 in39.4 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.4 in57.2 in
Row 2 Hip Room52.5 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom35.1 in37.0 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
23.3 ft327.1 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
54.7 ft358.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GLK GLK350

Premium 1 Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Rain-sensing wipers175Yes
Satellite radio200Yes
Power liftgate350Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75Yes
Compass0Yes
AC power outlet100No
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Mirror tilt-down in reverse25Yes
iPod integration100Yes
Total Requested237596%
Total Not Requested1004%
Multimedia Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Rearview camera200Yes
Voice control for external devices0Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
SD Card slot25No
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
App support100Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Media drive15Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Total Requested119098%
Total Not Requested252%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Blind spot warning system200No
Lane departure prevention system200No
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Blind spot intervention200No
Total Requested155069%
Total Not Requested70031%
Leather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat50No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Memory system, passenger seat150No
Total Requested100083%
Total Not Requested20017%
Lighting Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150No
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Headlight washers50No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Total Requested70078%
Total Not Requested20022%

Option Package Details
BMW X1 xDrive28i

Adaptive cruise control, all-speed
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Total Requested1150100%
Total Not Requested00%
Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75Yes
Compass0Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Cornering lights75No
Proximity key250Yes
Power-folding mirrors50No
Perimeter approach lighting25No
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror75No
Interior ambient lighting150Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only750No
Total Requested222564%
Total Not Requested122536%
Driver Assistance Plus
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Speed limit information0No
Lane departure collision mitigation50No
Pedestrian detection50No
Total Requested60086%
Total Not Requested10014%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Head-up display (HUD)350No
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Handwriting recognition200No
Siri Eyes Free support0No
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15Yes
Text dictation50No
Remote app25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
App support100Yes
SMS text-to-speech reader50No
Voice recorder0No
Smartphone integration0No
Total Requested101559%
Total Not Requested70041%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Parking guidance system - active500Yes
Total Requested1200100%
Total Not Requested00%
Cold Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100No
Total Requested20067%
Total Not Requested10033%

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