019 Mercedes-Benz GLS

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS

VS
2019 Audi Q7

2019 Audi Q7

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS vs. 2019 Audi Q7

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS

vs.

2019 Audi Q7
3.0L biturbo V6

Engine

2.0L turbo 4-cylinder
362 hp

Horsepower

252 hp
9-speed automatic

Transmission

8-speed automatic
16 cubic feet

Standard Cargo Capacity

14.8 cubic feet
93.8 cubic feet

Max Cargo Capacity

71.6 cubic feet

 


Equipped with a turbo engine and a roomy interior, the 2019 Audi Q7 is a top pick in the luxury SUV segment. Compared to the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS, however, it comes in second in terms of engine power, towing power, and interior dimensions. To show you what we mean, we’ve compared the Audi Q7 vs. Mercedes-Benz GLS below! See how they stack up and decide if the new GLS is right for your Staten Island drives.

GLS vs. Q7: Engine Power

The Mercedes-Benz GLS and Audi Q7 both offer impressive performance chops, but the GLS SUV offers a stronger base-level engine and greater towing capabilities. Compare their specs below to learn more:

  • Engine: The GLS 450 4MATIC® is powered by a 362-hp 3.0L biturbo V6 engine. The Audi Q7 2.0T Premium, on the other hand, is powered by a 252-hp 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder engine.
  • Transmission: Shifting on East Brunswick roads is smoother behind the wheel of the GLS, thanks to a 9G-TRONIC® 9-speed automatic transmission. The Q7 comes with an 8-speed automatic transmission.
  • Towing Capacity: The GLS is the stronger tower. With its optional trailer hitch, it can tow up to 7,500 pounds. The Audi Q7 tows up to 4,400 pounds.

GLS vs. Q7: Interior Space

The Mercedes-Benz GLS SUV is larger than the Audi Q7 when it comes to passenger and cargo space. Up to seven people can sit in either SUV, but you and your passengers will have more front- and rear-seat room inside the GLS:

2019 Audi Q7 Interior Dimensions

  • Front Headroom: 38.4 inches
  • Rear Headroom: 38.8 inches
  • Cargo Volume (All Seats Up): 14.8 cubic feet
  • Cargo Volume (Third-Row Seats Down): 37.5 cubic feet
  • Cargo Volume (Second-Row Seats Down): 71.6 cubic feet

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS Interior Dimensions

  • Front Headroom: 41.2 inches
  • Rear Headroom: 40 inches
  • Cargo Volume (All Seats Up): 16 cubic feet
  • Cargo Volume (Third-Row Seats Down): 49.4 cubic feet
  • Cargo Volume (Second-Row Seats Down): 93.8 cubic feet

Find Your New Mercedes-Benz GLS SUV at Mercedes-Benz of Edison!

In a 2019 Audi Q7 vs. Mercedes-Benz GLS comparison, the GLS SUV stands out as both more powerful and more spacious. Ready to take a GLS for a test drive near East Brunswick and New Brunswick? Contact us to schedule an appointment and to learn more about the GLS price, features, and performance.

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