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Audi Q7 vs. Mercedes-Benz GL Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Audi Q7 vs. Mercedes-Benz GL Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $86,530

Audi Q7 3.0T   
Difference: $8,200

Lowest Total Invoice: $80,646

Audi Q7 3.0T   
Difference: $7,521

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year2018201620162016
ModelQ7GLGLGL
Trim3.0TGL450GL550AMG GL63
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $56,400 $66,200 $91,300 $122,100
Base Invoice $52,452 $61,566 $84,909 $112,623
Adaptive Chassis Package 4,000      
Prestige Package 9,000      
Cold Weather Package 650      
Driver Assistance Package 2,400 2,800 1,950  
Luxury Package 5,500      
Metallic paint (extra cost) 575 720    
Rear side airbags 350      
Cargo cover 310      
Wood trim, alternative type 0 160 160 160
Class IV trailer hitch 550 575 575 575
Running boards 1,200 670    
Night vision 2,500 1,780 1,780 1,780
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens 1,845 1,950 1,950 1,950
Trailering equipment (7 wire) 125      
Cargo net 150      
Rear air vents with automatic controls   1,450    
designo Edition   4,800 4,100  
Premium 1 Package   4,410    
Parking Assist Package   1,290    
Lighting Package   1,390    
Multicontour seats   1,100    
Heated steering wheel   250 250  
Special order charge   250 250 250
Panoramic sunroof   1,090 1,090  
Adaptive dampers - electrical   800    
Heated second row seats   620 620  
Cooled or ventilated front seats   570    
Power door closers   550    
Sunshades, second row   380 380 380
Adaptive Chassis Package 3,720      
Prestige Package 8,370      
Cold Weather Package 606      
Driver Assistance Package 2,322 2,604 1,814  
Luxury Package 5,116      
Metallic paint (extra cost) 536 670    
Rear side airbags 325      
Cargo cover 298      
Wood trim, alternative type 0 149 149 149
Class IV trailer hitch 511 535 535 535
Running boards 1,116 623    
Night vision 2,326 1,655 1,655 1,655
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens 1,716 1,814 1,814 1,814
Trailering equipment (7 wire) 117      
Cargo net 140      
Rear air vents with automatic controls   1,349    
designo Edition   4,464 3,813  
Premium 1 Package   4,101    
Parking Assist Package   1,200    
Lighting Package   1,293    
Multicontour seats   1,023    
Heated steering wheel   233 233  
Special order charge   233 233 233
Panoramic sunroof   1,014 1,014  
Adaptive dampers - electrical   744    
Heated second row seats   577 577  
Cooled or ventilated front seats   530    
Power door closers   512    
Sunshades, second row   353 353 353
Options (change) 29,155 27,605 13,105 5,095
Options (change) 27,219 25,676 12,190 4,739
Destination 975 925 925 925
Total Price $86,530 $94,730 $105,330 $128,120
Total Invoice $80,646 $88,167 $98,024 $118,287

The configured Audi Q7 4dr SUV

The configured Mercedes-Benz GL 4dr SUV

Even when the Audi Q7 and Mercedes-Benz GL are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Audi Q7 3.0T trim is $56,400. The features would cost an additional $29,155. Including the destination charge of $975, the total price of this trim is $86,530.

The base sticker price of the Mercedes-Benz GL GL450 trim is $66,200. The features would cost an additional $27,605. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $94,730.

The base sticker price of the Mercedes-Benz GL GL550 trim is $91,300. The features would cost an additional $13,105. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $105,330.

The base sticker price of the Mercedes-Benz GL AMG GL63 trim is $122,100. The features would cost an additional $5,095. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $128,120.

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 Audi Q7 trims is 8. The feature adjusted price of the Mercedes-Benz GL trims is 4. Based on this adjustment, the Mercedes-Benz GL GL450 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 Audi Q7 4dr SUV

The configured Mercedes-Benz GL 4dr SUV

Even when the Audi Q7 and Mercedes-Benz GL are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Audi Q7 3.0T trim is $52,452. The features would cost an additional $27,219. Including the destination charge of $975, the total price of this trim is $80,646.

The invoice of the Mercedes-Benz GL GL450 trim is $61,566. The features would cost an additional $25,676. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $88,167.

The invoice of the Mercedes-Benz GL GL550 trim is $84,909. The features would cost an additional $12,190. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $98,024.

The invoice of the Mercedes-Benz GL AMG GL63 trim is $112,623. The features would cost an additional $4,739. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $118,287.

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 Audi Q7 trims is 7. The feature adjusted price of the Mercedes-Benz GL trims is 8. Based on this adjustment, the Mercedes-Benz GL GL450 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: Audi Q7 vs. Mercedes-Benz GL

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Audi Q7 3.0T
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $11,460
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $10,559
Model Year2018201620162016
ModelQ7GLGLGL
Trim3.0TGL450GL550AMG GL63
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine333hp V6362hp V6429hp V8550hp V8
TransmissionT8T7T7T7
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)558, 1980, 8830, 14830, 14
Tire (rear if not all the same)285/45-20275/55-19295/40-21295/40-21
Total Price$86,530$94,730$105,330$128,120
Adjustments for Features-3,2600-365-1,415
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$83,270$94,730$104,965$126,705
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$10,235$31,975
Total Invoice$80,646$88,167$98,024$118,287
Adjustments for Features-3,0380-340-1,306
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$77,608$88,167$97,684$116,981
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$9,517$28,814

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Features Comparison: Audi Q7 vs. Mercedes-Benz GL

Model Year2018201620162016
ModelQ7GLGLGL
Trim3.0TGL450GL550AMG GL63
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300   
7-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1200$1200$1200
AWD$1700$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet $100$100$100
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed $1000$1000$1000
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed plus topography and road sign aware$1400   
Hands-free trunk or liftgate$100   
Heated / cooled cup holders, front row $75$75$75
Heated steering wheel$100$100$100 
Low-speed semi-autonomous driving$100   
Power flip-out rear side windows $125$125$125
Remote window/roof operation $15$15$15
Semi-automated parking system $500$500$500
Sunshade, rear$125   
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0$0$0
Animal detection, night$50   
Blind spot intervention $200$200$200
Collision preparation system, rear$100   
Evasive maneuver assist$100   
Following distance indicator$25   
Knee airbag, driver $100$100$100
Lane departure prevention system $200$200$200
Lane keeping assist system$400   
Pedestrian detection$50   
Pedestrian detection, night$50   
Rear cross-traffic detection$100   
Secondary collision brake assist$25   
Tires, run-flat$150   
Trailer sway control $25$25$25
Turn assist$25   
Vehicle exit assist$25   
Wide-view front camera$150   
Wide-view rear camera$0   
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment$50   
Cargo net$40 $40$40
Console with shifter$150   
Console without shifter $150$150$150
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50   
Android Auto support$0   
App support $100$100$100
Apple CarPlay support$0   
CD player $125$125$125
CD player, remote$100   
Handwriting recognition$200   
iPod integration $100$100$100
Navigation map updates, three years $0$0$0
Rear dual-zone climate control$125   
Residual heat$50   
SMS text-to-speech reader $50$50$50
Surround sound$250 $250$250
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300   
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation $325$325$325
USB port$100   
Voice control for external devices $0$0$0
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding$350   
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$50  $50
Glass roof panel(s)   $300
Laminated front side windows $200$200$200
Rear bumper protector $40$40$40
Wheel-lip moldings$75 $75$75
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Analog clock $25$25$25
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75   
Cornering lights$75   
Head-up display (HUD)$350   
Headlight washers $50$50$50
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display$250   
LED headlights$1000   
Predictive efficiency assist$0   
Road sign information$75   
Steering-linked headlights $150$150$150
Xenon HID headlights $500$500$500
Seats and Interior Trim 
All-weather floor mats$75   
Door sill trim plates$100   
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200$200$200
Leather seating surfaces, third-row seats $200$200$200
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75   
Power headrest height adjuster, driver seat $50$50$50
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat $50$50$50
Power release, second row seats   $100
Power seat belt height adjusters, front row$25   
Power thigh bolsters, driver seat$100   
Power thigh bolsters, passenger seat$100   
Upholstered instrument panel, leather $1000$1000$1000
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Active stabilizer bars   $500
Crosswind stabilization $50$50$50
Electronic systems calibration selector$200  $200
Rear wheel steering$1500   
Sport suspension (upgrade)   $0
Total Value of Features$11,965$8,705$9,070$10,120
Value of Feature Adjustments$3,260$0$365$1,415
Value of Feature Adjustments-3,0380-340-1,306

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Specifications Comparison: Audi Q7 vs. Mercedes-Benz GL

Model Year20182016
ModelQ7GL
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase117.9 in121.0 in
Length199.6 in201.6 in
Width77.5 in76.4 in
Height68.5 in72.8 in
Curb Weight4,697 lb.5,372 lb.
Fuel Capacity22.5 gal.26.4 gal.
Row 1 Headroom38.4 in41.2 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.5 in58.5 in
Row 1 Legroom41.7 in40.3 in
Row 2 Headroom38.8 in40.0 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room58.5 in58.3 in
Row 2 Legroom38.8 in38.5 in
Row 3 Headroom35.9 in38.9 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room49.4 in50.5 in
Row 3 Legroom29.2 in35.0 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
14.8 ft316.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
37.5 ft349.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
71.6 ft393.8 ft3

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Option Package Details
Audi Q7 3.0T

Adaptive Chassis Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive dampers - electrical500Yes
Air suspension, auto-leveling and height adjustable1000Yes
Rear wheel steering1500No
Total Requested150050%
Total Not Requested150050%
Prestige Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Power door closers300Yes
Head-up display (HUD)350No
Tires, run-flat150No
285/45HR20 tires400No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Rear dual-zone climate control125No
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror75No
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100No
Collision preparation system, rear100No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Interior ambient lighting, configurable0Yes
Vehicle exit assist25No
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power100Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75Yes
Surround sound250Yes
Interior lights, additional0No
Bose, 558W, 19 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display250No
Wide-view rear camera0No
Cornering lights75No
Around view cameras300Yes
LED headlights500No
Wide-view front camera150No
Cooled or ventilated front seats300Yes
Sunshades, second row125Yes
Sunshade, rear125No
Speed limit information0No
Apple CarPlay support0No
Android Auto support0No
4G LTE connectivity50No
Telematics service, such as OnStar300Yes
Handwriting recognition200No
Remote app25Yes
Media drive15Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Wi-Fi hotspot50Yes
Navigation system600Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Total Requested306550%
Total Not Requested312550%
Cold Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated second row seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
All-weather floor mats75No
Total Requested30080%
Total Not Requested7520%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Road sign information75No
Turn assist25No
Lane keeping assist system400No
Following distance indicator25No
Low-speed semi-autonomous driving100No
Evasive maneuver assist100No
Predictive efficiency assist0No
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed plus topography and road sign aware1150No
Total Requested40018%
Total Not Requested187582%
Luxury Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Upgraded leather upholstery0No
Leather upholstery, extended coverage0Yes
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power thigh bolsters, driver seat100No
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat100Yes
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power thigh bolsters, passenger seat100No
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat100Yes
Memory system, passenger seat150Yes
Massage, driver seat100Yes
Massage, passenger seat100Yes
Power seat belt height adjusters, front row25No
Dark-colored headliner (optional)0No
Synthetic suede headliner1000Yes
Leather door panel trim250Yes
Total Requested200090%
Total Not Requested22510%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GL GL450

Class IV trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class IV trailer hitch300Yes
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150Yes
Total Requested450100%
Total Not Requested00%
Rear air vents with automatic controls
FeatureValueRequested?
Rear air vents with automatic controls150Yes
Rear HVAC unit400Yes
Total Requested550100%
Total Not Requested00%
designo Edition
FeatureValueRequested?
Upgraded leather upholstery0No
Leather upholstery, extended coverage900Yes
Wood/leather-wrapped steering wheel0No
Special interior trim0No
Synthetic suede headliner1000Yes
Leather door panel trim250Yes
Upholstered instrument panel, leather700No
Leather seating surfaces, third-row seats200No
Total Requested215070%
Total Not Requested90030%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Lane departure prevention system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Blind spot intervention200No
Total Requested175090%
Total Not Requested20010%
Premium 1 Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power100Yes
Power headrest height adjuster, driver seat50No
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat50No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Memory system, driver seat200Yes
Memory system, passenger seat150Yes
Satellite radio200Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Power-folding mirrors50Yes
Heated / cooled cup holders, front row75No
iPod integration100Yes
Voice control for external devices0No
Illuminated door sill trim plates100No
Wi-Fi hotspot50Yes
Interior ambient lighting, configurable150Yes
Media drive15Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
App support100No
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Total Requested251587%
Total Not Requested37513%
Parking Assist Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Parking guidance system - active500No
Around view cameras300Yes
Total Requested80062%
Total Not Requested50038%
Lighting Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150No
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Headlight washers50No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Total Requested70078%
Total Not Requested20022%
Multicontour seats
FeatureValueRequested?
Power thigh support adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat100Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Power thigh support adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat100Yes
Massage, driver seat100Yes
Massage, passenger seat100Yes
Front sport buckets100No
Total Requested75088%
Total Not Requested10012%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GL GL550

Class IV trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class IV trailer hitch300Yes
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150Yes
Total Requested450100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Lane departure prevention system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Blind spot intervention200No
Total Requested135087%
Total Not Requested20013%
designo Edition
FeatureValueRequested?
Upgraded leather upholstery0No
Leather upholstery, extended coverage0Yes
Special interior trim0No
Synthetic suede headliner1000Yes
Leather door panel trim250Yes
Upholstered instrument panel, leather700No
Total Requested125064%
Total Not Requested70036%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz GL AMG GL63

Class IV trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class IV trailer hitch300Yes
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150Yes
Total Requested450100%
Total Not Requested00%

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