2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class
#15 of 2021 SUVs
#23 of all 2021 vehicles
The GLE-Class, which Mercedes-Benz introduced in 2016, is a large SUV with seating up to 5. The GLE-Class provides exceptional fuel efficiency for its class, saving your wallet and the environment. The GLE-Class has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it handles mud, snow, and sand with ease. Mercedes-Benz offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic/powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.031% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 3.5357%, meaning the average driver has a 0.031% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 3.5357% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class is 35% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class is 25% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 8%.
Active safety features can substantially reduce the risks of harm to vehicle occupants by preventing severe accidents. Active safety systems that are standard on the Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class include: Active Brake Assist with Cross Traffic Function and Active Blind Spot Assist.
A safety feature that may make a vehicle safer, even if not at the forefront of technological advances, should still be considered. Standard side mirror turn signals alert others of your intention to turn or switch lanes allowing them to react accordingly, which can prevent accidents caused by not seeing a vehicle in the blind spot.