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Compare Mercedes GLE W167 vs Kia EV6

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Neoscore
79%
43%
Pros
  • Great performance
  • Some offroad capabilities
  • High cargo capacity
  • Good towing capacity
  • Good drivetrain reliability
  • Rather good styling
  • Minimalist interior
Cons
  • Crossover nonsense
  • Lacks performance
  • Stuck with MacPherson struts in the front
  • EV nonsense

Variants

AMG GLE 53
AMG GLE 63
AMG GLE 63 S
GLE 300d
GLE 350d
GLE 350de
GLE 400d
GLE 450
GLE 580
GT
Long Range
Long Range AWD
Standard Range
Standard Range AWD

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
AMG GLE 53630 L / 22.2 cu-ft ~ 2055 L / 72.6 cu-ftAMG GLE 63630 L / 22.2 cu-ft ~ 1380 L / 48.7 cu-ftAMG GLE 63 S630 L / 22.2 cu-ft ~ 1380 L / 48.7 cu-ftGLE 300d690 L / 24.4 cu-ft ~ 2055 L / 72.6 cu-ftGLE 350d630 L / 22.2 cu-ft ~ 2055 L / 72.6 cu-ftGLE 350de490 L / 17.3 cu-ft ~ 1915 L / 67.6 cu-ftGLE 400d630 L / 22.2 cu-ft ~ 2055 L / 72.6 cu-ftGLE 450630 L / 22.2 cu-ft ~ 2055 L / 72.6 cu-ftGLE 580630 L / 22.2 cu-ft ~ 2055 L / 72.6 cu-ft
GT480 L / 17.0 cu-ft ~ 1260 L / 44.5 cu-ftLong Range490 L / 17.3 cu-ft ~ 1300 L / 45.9 cu-ftLong Range AWD490 L / 17.3 cu-ft ~ 1300 L / 45.9 cu-ftStandard Range490 L / 17.3 cu-ft ~ 1300 L / 45.9 cu-ftStandard Range AWD520 L / 18.4 cu-ft ~ 1300 L / 45.9 cu-ft
Engine Oil Capacity
AMG GLE 538.5 L / 9.0 qtGLE 300d6.8 L / 7.2 qtGLE 350d8.5 L / 9.0 qtGLE 350de6.5 L / 6.9 qtGLE 400d8.5 L / 9.0 qtGLE 4508.5 L / 9.0 qtGLE 5809.5 L / 10.0 qt
Fuel Capacity
AMG GLE 5385.0 L / 22.5 galAMG GLE 6385.0 L / 22.5 galAMG GLE 63 S85.0 L / 22.5 galGLE 300d85.0 L / 22.5 galGLE 350d85.0 L / 22.5 galGLE 350de65.0 L / 17.2 galGLE 400d85.0 L / 22.5 galGLE 45085.0 L / 22.5 galGLE 58085.0 L / 22.5 gal
Passengers
AMG GLE 635AMG GLE 63 S5GLE 300d5GLE 350de5GLE 5805
5
Payload
AMG GLE 53820 kg / 1808 lbsAMG GLE 63780 kg / 1720 lbsAMG GLE 63 S775 kg / 1709 lbsGLE 300d720 kg / 1587 lbsGLE 350d910 kg / 2006 lbsGLE 350de680 kg / 1499 lbsGLE 400d880 kg / 1940 lbsGLE 450855 kg / 1885 lbsGLE 580820 kg / 1808 lbs
GT425 kg / 937 lbsLong Range425 kg / 937 lbsLong Range AWD425 kg / 937 lbsStandard Range450 kg / 992 lbsStandard Range AWD425 kg / 937 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
AMG GLE 53Ventilated discsAMG GLE 63Ventilated discs, 400 mmAMG GLE 63 SVentilated discs, 400 mmGLE 300dVentilated discsGLE 350dVentilated discsGLE 350deVentilated discsGLE 400dVentilated discsGLE 450Ventilated discsGLE 580Ventilated discs
GTVentilated discs, 380 mmLong RangeVentilated discs, 345 mmLong Range AWDVentilated discs, 345 mmStandard RangeVentilated discs, 345 mmStandard Range AWDVentilated discs
Brakes | Rear
AMG GLE 53Ventilated discsAMG GLE 63Ventilated discs, 370 mmAMG GLE 63 SVentilated discs, 370 mmGLE 300dVentilated discsGLE 350dVentilated discsGLE 350deVentilated discsGLE 400dVentilated discsGLE 450Ventilated discsGLE 580Ventilated discs
GTVentilated discs, 360 mmLong RangeVentilated discs, 345 mmLong Range AWDVentilated discs, 345 mmStandard RangeVentilated discs, 345 mmStandard Range AWDVentilated discs
Offroad | Approach Angle
23.0 deg
Offroad | Breakover Angle
15.0 deg
Offroad | Departure Angle
23.0 deg
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
Double-wishbone
MacPherson strut
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
AMG GLE 53275/50 R20AMG GLE 63275/50 R20AMG GLE 63 SFront wheel tires: 275/45 R21 Rear wheel tires: 315/40 R21GLE 300d275/50 R20GLE 350d275/50 R20GLE 350deFront wheel tires: 275/55 R19, 275/50 R20, 275/45 R21, 285/40 R22 Rear wheel tires: 275/55 R19, 275/50 R20, 315/40 R21, 325/35 R22GLE 400d275/50 R20GLE 450275/50 R20GLE 580275/50 R20
GT255/40 R21Long Range235/55 R19Long Range AWD235/55 R19Standard Range235/55 R19Standard Range AWD255/40 R21
Turning Circle
12.0 m / 39.4 ft
11.6 m / 38.0 ft
Water Fording
500 mm / 19.7 in

Construction

Battery | Capacity
31.2 kWh (gross) | 27.0 kWh (net)
GT82.5 kWh (gross) | 77.4 kWh (net)Long Range82.5 kWh (gross) | 77.4 kWh (net)Long Range AWD82.5 kWh (gross) | 77.4 kWh (net)Standard Range62.0 kWh (gross) | 58.0 kWh (net)Standard Range AWD58.0 kWh (gross)
Battery | Type
Lithium-ion
Lithium-ion
Body Style
AMG GLE 535-door mild-hybrid SUVAMG GLE 635-door mild-hybrid SUVAMG GLE 63 S5-door mild-hybrid SUVGLE 300d5-door SUVGLE 350d5-door SUVGLE 350de5-door plug-in hybrid SUVGLE 400d5-door SUVGLE 4505-door mild-hybrid SUVGLE 5805-door mild-hybrid SUV
5-door battery-electric Crossover
Platform
Electric-Global Modular Platform

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
180 mm / 7.1 in
GT155 mm / 6.1 inLong Range160 mm / 6.3 inLong Range AWD160 mm / 6.3 inStandard Range160 mm / 6.3 inStandard Range AWD155 mm / 6.1 in
Size | Height
AMG GLE 531772 mm / 69.8 inGLE 300d1797 mm / 70.7 inGLE 350d1797 mm / 70.7 inGLE 350de1795 mm / 70.7 inGLE 400d1797 mm / 70.7 inGLE 4501797 mm / 70.7 inGLE 5801797 mm / 70.7 in
GT1545 mm / 60.8 inLong Range1550 mm / 61.0 inLong Range AWD1550 mm / 61.0 inStandard Range1550 mm / 61.0 inStandard Range AWD1550 mm / 61.0 in
Size | Length
4924 mm / 193.9 in
GT4695 mm / 184.8 inLong Range4680 mm / 184.3 inLong Range AWD4680 mm / 184.3 inStandard Range4680 mm / 184.3 inStandard Range AWD4695 mm / 184.8 in
Size | Width
AMG GLE 531947 mm / 76.7 in | 2022 mm / 79.6 in (mirror unfolded)GLE 300d1947 mm / 76.7 in | 2157 mm / 84.9 in (mirror unfolded) | 2022 mm / 79.6 in (mirror folded)GLE 350d1947 mm / 76.7 in | 2157 mm / 84.9 in (mirror unfolded) | 2022 mm / 79.6 in (mirror folded)GLE 350de1947 mm / 76.7 in | 2157 mm / 84.9 in (mirror unfolded) | 2010 mm / 79.1 in (mirror folded)GLE 400d1947 mm / 76.7 in | 2157 mm / 84.9 in (mirror unfolded) | 2022 mm / 79.6 in (mirror folded)GLE 4501947 mm / 76.7 in | 2157 mm / 84.9 in (mirror unfolded) | 2022 mm / 79.6 in (mirror folded)GLE 5802022 mm / 79.6 in | 2157 mm / 84.9 in (mirror unfolded)
GT1890 mm / 74.4 inLong Range1880 mm / 74.0 inLong Range AWD1880 mm / 74.0 inStandard Range1880 mm / 74.0 inStandard Range AWD1890 mm / 74.4 in
Track Width | Front
AMG GLE 531667.0 mm / 65.6 inGLE 300d1667.0 mm / 65.6 inGLE 350d1667.0 mm / 65.6 inGLE 350de1680.0 mm / 66.1 inGLE 400d1667.0 mm / 65.6 inGLE 4501667.0 mm / 65.6 inGLE 5801667.0 mm / 65.6 in
1628.0 mm / 64.1 in
Track Width | Rear
GLE 300d1687.0 mm / 66.4 inGLE 350d1687.0 mm / 66.4 inGLE 350de1727.0 mm / 68.0 inGLE 400d1687.0 mm / 66.4 inGLE 4501687.0 mm / 66.4 inGLE 5801687.0 mm / 66.4 in
1637.0 mm / 64.4 in
Weight
AMG GLE 532230.0 kg / 4916.3 lbsAMG GLE 632340.0 kg / 5158.8 lbsAMG GLE 63 S2345.0 kg / 5169.8 lbsGLE 300d2170.0 kg / 4784.0 lbsGLE 350d2160.0 kg / 4762.0 lbsGLE 350de2580.0 kg / 5687.9 lbsGLE 400d2190.0 kg / 4828.1 lbsGLE 4502145.0 kg / 4728.9 lbsGLE 5802270.0 kg / 5004.5 lbs
GT2125.0 kg / 4684.8 lbsLong Range1910.0 kg / 4210.8 lbsLong Range AWD2015.0 kg / 4442.3 lbsStandard Range1800.0 kg / 3968.3 lbsStandard Range AWD2125.0 kg / 4684.8 lbs
Wheel Size
AMG GLE 539J x 20AMG GLE 639.5J x 20AMG GLE 63 SFront wheel rims: 10J x 21 Rear wheel rims: 11J x 21GLE 300d8.5J x 20GLE 350d8.5J x 20GLE 350deFront wheel rims: 8.5J x 19, 8.5J x 20, 10J x 21, 10J x 22 Rear wheel rims: 8.5J x 19, 8.5J x 20, 11J x 21, 11J x 22GLE 400d8.5J x 20GLE 4508.5J x 20GLE 5808.5J x 20
GT8.5J x 21Long Range7.5J x 19Long Range AWD7.5J x 19Standard Range7.5J x 19Standard Range AWD8.5J x 21
Wheelbase
2995 mm / 117.9 in
2900 mm / 114.2 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
AMG GLE 535.3 secAMG GLE 634.0 secAMG GLE 63 S3.8 secGLE 300d7.2 secGLE 350d6.6 secGLE 350de6.8 secGLE 400d5.7 secGLE 4505.7 secGLE 5804.9 sec
GT3.5 secLong Range7.3 secLong Range AWD5.2 secStandard Range8.5 secStandard Range AWD6.2 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
AMG GLE 535.0 secAMG GLE 633.8 secAMG GLE 63 S3.6 secGLE 300d6.8 secGLE 350d6.3 secGLE 350de6.5 secGLE 400d5.4 secGLE 4505.5 secGLE 5804.9 sec
GT3.3 secLong Range6.9 secLong Range AWD4.9 secStandard Range8.1 secStandard Range AWD5.9 sec
CO2 Emission
AMG GLE 53212 g/kmAMG GLE 63261 g/kmAMG GLE 63 S262 g/kmGLE 300d161 ~ 169 g/kmGLE 350d177 ~ 195 g/kmGLE 350de29 g/kmGLE 400d184 g/kmGLE 450190 ~ 214 g/kmGLE 580217 ~ 230 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
GLE 300d0.36GLE 350d0.36GLE 350de0.36GLE 400d0.36GLE 4500.36GLE 5800.35
Electric Range
93.0 km / 57.8 mi
Long Range AWDUp to 510 km
Fuel Economy
AMG GLE 539.3 L/100km / 25.3 MPG (combined) | 11.6 L/100km / 20.3 MPG (urban) | 7.9 L/100km / 29.8 MPG (highway)AMG GLE 6311.4 L/100km / 20.6 MPG (combined) | 15.3 L/100km / 15.4 MPG (urban) | 9.2 L/100km / 25.6 MPG (highway)AMG GLE 63 S11.5 L/100km / 20.5 MPG (combined) | 15.3 L/100km / 15.4 MPG (urban) | 9.3 L/100km / 25.3 MPG (highway)GLE 300d6.1 L/100km / 38.6 MPG (combined) | 7.0 L/100km / 33.6 MPG (urban) | 5.4 L/100km / 43.6 MPG (highway)GLE 350d6.7 L/100km / 35.1 MPG (combined) | 8.4 L/100km / 28.0 MPG (urban) | 5.6 L/100km / 42.0 MPG (highway)GLE 350de1.1 L/100km / 213.8 MPG (combined)GLE 400d6.8 L/100km / 34.6 MPG (combined) | 8.5 L/100km / 27.7 MPG (urban) | 5.6 L/100km / 42.0 MPG (highway)GLE 4508.3 L/100km / 28.3 MPG (combined) | 10.5 L/100km / 22.4 MPG (urban) | 6.9 L/100km / 34.1 MPG (highway)GLE 5809.5 L/100km / 24.8 MPG (combined) | 12.0 L/100km / 19.6 MPG (urban) | 8.1 L/100km / 29.0 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
AMG GLE 53250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphAMG GLE 63250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphAMG GLE 63 S280.0 km/h / 174.0 mphGLE 300d225.0 km/h / 139.8 mphGLE 350d230.0 km/h / 142.9 mphGLE 350de210.0 km/h / 130.5 mph, 160.0 km/h / 99.4 mph (EV mode)GLE 400d245.0 km/h / 152.2 mphGLE 450250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphGLE 580250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
GT260.0 km/h / 161.6 mphLong Range185.0 km/h / 115.0 mphLong Range AWD185.0 km/h / 115.0 mphStandard Range185.0 km/h / 115.0 mphStandard Range AWD260.0 km/h / 161.6 mph
Towing Capacity
AMG GLE 53750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 3500 kg / 7716 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)AMG GLE 63750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 3500 kg / 7716 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)AMG GLE 63 S750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 3500 kg / 7716 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)GLE 300d750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2700 kg / 5952 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)GLE 350d750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2700 kg / 5952 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)GLE 350de750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2700 kg / 5952 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)GLE 400d750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2700 kg / 5952 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)GLE 450750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2700 kg / 5952 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)GLE 580750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2700 kg / 5952 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
GT750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)Long Range750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)Long Range AWD750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)Standard Range750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)Standard Range AWD750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
GTRear-engine (transverse), All-wheel driveLong RangeRear-engine (transverse), Rear-wheel driveLong Range AWDRear-engine (transverse), All-wheel driveStandard RangeRear-engine (transverse), Rear-wheel driveStandard Range AWDRear-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
AMG GLE 53Euro 6d-TEMP-EVAP-ISCAMG GLE 63Euro 6 ISC-FCMAMG GLE 63 SEuro 6d ISC-FCMGLE 300dEuro 6d ISCGLE 350dEuro 6d ISC-FCMGLE 350deEuro 6d ISC-FCMGLE 400dEuro 6d ISC-FCMGLE 450Euro 6d-TEMP-EVAP-ISCGLE 580Euro 6d-TEMP-EVAP-ISC
Engine
AMG GLE 53M 256 E 30 DEH LA GAMG GLE 63M 177 DE 40 ALAMG GLE 63 SM 177 DE 40 ALGLE 300dOM 654 DE 20GLE 350dOM 656 D 29 R SCRGLE 350deOM 654.920GLE 400dOM 656 D 29 R SCRGLE 450M 256 E 30 DEH LAGLE 580M 176.980
Engine | Bore
82.0 mm / 3.2 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
15.5:1
Engine | Displacement
AMG GLE 533.0 L / 183.0 cu-in / 2999.0 ccAMG GLE 634.0 L / 243.0 cu-in / 3982.0 ccAMG GLE 63 S4.0 L / 243.0 cu-in / 3982.0 ccGLE 300d1.9 L / 119.0 cu-in / 1950.0 ccGLE 350d2.9 L / 178.5 cu-in / 2925.0 ccGLE 350de1.9 L / 119.0 cu-in / 1950.0 ccGLE 400d2.9 L / 178.5 cu-in / 2925.0 ccGLE 4503.0 L / 183.0 cu-in / 2999.0 ccGLE 5804.0 L / 243.0 cu-in / 3982.0 cc
Engine | Power
AMG GLE 53435.0 hp / 324.4 kW + 22.0 hp / 16.4 kW (electric motor)AMG GLE 63571.0 hp / 425.8 kW @ 5750-6500 rpm + 22.0 hp / 16.4 kW (electric motor)AMG GLE 63 S612.0 hp / 456.4 kW @ 5750-6500 rpm + 22.0 hp / 16.4 kW (electric motor)GLE 300d245.0 hp / 182.7 kW @ 4200 rpmGLE 350d272.0 hp / 202.8 kW @ 3400-4600 rpmGLE 350de194.0 hp / 144.7 kW @ 3800 rpm + 136.0 hp / 101.4 kW (electric motor)GLE 400d330.0 hp / 246.1 kW @ 3600-4000 rpmGLE 450367.0 hp / 273.7 kW + 22.0 hp / 16.4 kW (electric motor)GLE 580489.0 hp / 364.6 kW @ 5500 rpm + 22.0 hp / 16.4 kW (electric motor)
GT229 hp / 170.8 kWLong Range229 hp / 170.8 kWLong Range AWD229 hp / 170.8 kWStandard Range170 hp / 126.8 kWStandard Range AWD229 hp / 170.8 kW
Engine | Specific Output
AMG GLE 53145.0 hp/L / 2.4 hp/cu-inAMG GLE 63143.4 hp/L / 2.3 hp/cu-inAMG GLE 63 S153.7 hp/L / 2.5 hp/cu-inGLE 300d125.6 hp/L / 2.1 hp/cu-inGLE 350d93.0 hp/L / 1.5 hp/cu-inGLE 350de99.5 hp/L / 1.6 hp/cu-inGLE 400d112.8 hp/L / 1.8 hp/cu-inGLE 450122.4 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-inGLE 580122.8 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
92.3 mm / 3.6 in
Engine | Torque
AMG GLE 53520 Nm / 383.5 lb-ft @ 1800-5800 rpm + 250 Nm / 184.4 lb-ftAMG GLE 63750 Nm / 553.2 lb-ft @ 2250-5000 rpm + 250 Nm / 184.4 lb-ftAMG GLE 63 S850 Nm / 626.9 lb-ft @ 2500-4500 rpm + 250 Nm / 184.4 lb-ftGLE 300d500 Nm / 368.8 lb-ft @ 1600-2400 rpmGLE 350d600 Nm / 442.5 lb-ft @ 1200-3200 rpmGLE 350de400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1600-2800 rpm + 440 Nm / 324.5 lb-ft @ 0-2500 rpmGLE 400d700 Nm / 516.3 lb-ft @ 1200-3000 rpmGLE 450500 Nm / 368.8 lb-ft @ 1600-4500 rpm + 250 Nm / 184.4 lb-ft @ 500 rpmGLE 580700 Nm / 516.3 lb-ft @ 1200-4000 rpm
Long Range AWD605 NmStandard Range350 NmStandard Range AWD740 Nm
Engine | Type
AMG GLE 53Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-6 engineAMG GLE 63Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 engine with 4 values per cylinderAMG GLE 63 SBi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 engine with 4 values per cylinderGLE 300dTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinderGLE 350dTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-6 engine with 4 values per cylinderGLE 350deTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderGLE 400dTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-6 engine with 4 values per cylinderGLE 450Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-6 engine with 4 values per cylinderGLE 580Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
9-speed
1-speed
Transmission | Type
9G-Tronic automaticAMG GLE 53Automatic AMG SPEEDSHIFT TCTAMG GLE 63Automatic TCT AMG SPEEDSHIFTAMG GLE 63 SAutomatic TCT AMG SPEEDSHIFTGLE 300dAutomatic G-TRONICGLE 350dAutomatic G-TRONICGLE 350deAutomatic G-TRONICGLE 400dAutomatic G-TRONICGLE 450Automatic G-TRONICGLE 580Automatic G-TRONIC
Automatic

Production

Availability
2019AMG GLE 532019AMG GLE 632020AMG GLE 63 S2020GLE 300d2019GLE 350d2019GLE 350de2019GLE 400d2019GLE 4502019GLE 5802019
2021
Debut
2018 Paris Motor Show
2021-03
Made In
USA, Thailand, Indonesia
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