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2011 BMW X5

2011 Mercedes-Benz GL Class

  2011 BMW X5 AWD 4-door 50i Angular Front Exterior View 2011 Mercedes-Benz GL Class 4MATIC 4-door 4.6L Angular Front Exterior View
MSRP
$46,300
$60,950
Invoice $42,595 $56,684
MPG
City/Highway
14/26 12/21
Rating
8.4
/ 10
TCC Rating
9.0
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The 2011 BMW X5 offers impressive handling and features, but lacks the styling and interior that makes competitors pop, while the X5 M offers nearly sports car levels of performance with all the utility of a standard X5. Read Full Review A nimble ride and elegant, tough styling help the 2011 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class charm the mud right off a Range Rover. Read Full Review
Likes &
Dislikes

Likes:

  • Well-weighted steering
  • Plenty of power
  • Responsive handling
  • Lots of utility

Dislikes:

  • Styling a bit stale
  • High price
  • iDrive system

Likes:

  • Rugged and luxurious looks
  • Roomy cabin
  • True off-road capability
  • Frugal diesel fuel economy

Dislikes:

  • Expensive, even in base form
  • Big tires turn ride jittery
  • Low gas mileage on gas versions
Crash Test Ratings
Rollover Rating:
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