Key differences between BMW and Mercedes. Bavarian Motor Works produces BMW while Daimler AG produces Mercedes. BMW produces luxurious saloons, SUVs, sports cars, the luxurious limousine 7 series, hybrid versions and hatchbacks. … Both cars handle well and come with powerful engines.
The winner by default in this class is the 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS. BMW dropped the comparable 6 Series after the 2019 model year. The CLS has the luxury interior you’d expect to find in a Mercedes, as well as a smooth, comfortable ride.
In a comparison between BMW, Audi and Mercedes–Benz, the study shows which brand requires the most maintenance under six years of ownership, after six years and after twelve years. … BMW sits in the middle with Mercedes being the most reliable, therefor the cheapest. After six years, things start to change.
BMW’s maintenance cost after the warranty is more expensive than many other brands – luxury or not. A BMW can cost about $5,000 more to maintain over a 10-year period than a Mercedes–Benz, and $12,000 more than a Toyota.