In comparing the Maserati Levante's and the Mercedes-Benz GLE's specifications and ratings, the Maserati Levante has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The Mercedes-Benz GLE has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, reliability, resale value and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the Maserati Levante's and the Mercedes-Benz GLE's specifications and ratings, the Mercedes-Benz GLE is a better car than the Maserati Levante.
Maserati Levante vs. Mercedes-Benz GLE Pricing
For a new model, the Maserati Levante's price is between $97,428 and $122,075, with the Mercedes-Benz GLE priced between $68,535 and $131,568.
Maserati Levante vs. Mercedes-Benz GLE Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Maserati Levante loses 53.9 percent of its value and the Mercedes-Benz GLE loses 46.4 percent of its value. This means the Mercedes-Benz GLE retains 7.5 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Maserati Levante.
Maserati Levante vs. Mercedes-Benz GLE Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Maserati Levante is 6.5 out of 10 while the Mercedes-Benz GLE's quality rating is 8.4 out of 10. This results in the Maserati Levante being ranked 16 out of 20 Best Luxury Midsize SUVs and the Mercedes-Benz GLE being ranked 4 out of 20. Out of 60 Best Luxury 5-seater SUVs, the Maserati Levante is ranked 33 and the Mercedes-Benz GLE is ranked 7. The Maserati Levante is also ranked 38 out of 67 Best Luxury Crossover SUVs while the Mercedes-Benz GLE is ranked 9 out of 67.
Maserati Levante vs. Mercedes-Benz GLE Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Maserati Levante is 6.2 out of 10. For the Mercedes-Benz GLE the reliability rating is 7.2 out of 10. This gives the Mercedes-Benz GLE a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Maserati Levante.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Maserati Levante’s base engine makes 345 horsepower, and the Mercedes-Benz GLE base engine makes 255 horsepower.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Mercedes-Benz GLE has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.