Used 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV

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 Pros All-wheel drive is available for all trims.

 Pros Powerful engine will move people and cargo without a hitch.

 Pros Steering effort is balanced and responsive.

 Pros Stopping power from the brakes were more than enough.

 Pros A lot of creature comfort amenities come standard in the base trim.

 Pros High marks for safety translate to security on the road. It earned the 2018 Top Safety Pick from IIHS.

 Pros Legroom and headroom is abundant for all passengers.

 Pros Interior appointments are high quality in fit and finish.

 Pros Seats are comfortable even on long drives.

 Pros Lots of room for cargo in the back.

 Cons Rear-wheel drive is only available on the base trim.

 Cons Handling is held back by body roll through the turn.

 Cons Brake pedal feel is soft with a long stroke that seem unresponsive.

 Cons Body lurches forward when under heavy braking.

 Cons Price can increase significantly for non AMG-badged trims with all the packages and standalone options available.

 Cons Ride quality on AMG-badged trims is rough and too firm for everyday use.

 Cons Wind noise inside the cabin is present in highway driving.

 Cons Fuel efficiency takes a hit with more powerful engines.