Performance-wise, some would contend that German brands like Mercedes-AMG 

 M division are unmatched. Although AMG and M provide a range of performance vehicles

the Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S is Affalterbach's answer to the BMW X5 M, which has dominated

Both have spacious, thirsty V8 engines that can accommodate up to five people

and they have driving qualities that one would never anticipate from an SUV.

We compare the 2024 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S and the 2024 BMW X5 M Competition