Maserati Levante vs BMW X5 Comparison

Compare the Maserati Levante vs. BMW X5 near Atlanta

You're looking for a premium SUV with a focus on high-performance and luxury. You're looking for a vehicle that is as refined as it is exotic; as practical as it is exciting. You want something rarified and yet within reach. The offspring of a long line of Maserati sports cars, the Maserati Levante luxury SUV is all the above and so much more, making it a fantastic alternative to luxury SUVs like the BMW X5.

Why Buy a Maserati vs. a BMW in Roswell?

BMW maintains a focus on producing quality cars and SUVs that provide luxury and agile performance. But so does Maserati. In fact, Maserati has been around since around 1914, making it a couple years senior to BMW. Still, age isn't always a marker of quality. So Why consider a Maserati over a BMW? There are many reasons.


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First, emotion and style come to mind. While your opinion regarding the interior and exterior design of any vehicle are subjective, it's hard to deny that the new Maserati Levante is attractive. Cleaner and more contemporary than the BMW X5, the Levante represents the zeitgeist of modern Italian automotive design. Performance is something else to consider, as Maserati vehicles offer some of the most advanced powertrains available today. Then, there are other factors, like technology and amenities to consider.

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Whichever way you cut it, one thing is certain: vehicles like the Maserati Levante offer you a whole lot to love. Curious to learn more? Read on to discover a taste of just what the Maserati Levante does, in fact, offer for Sandy Springs area drivers such as yourself.

Maserati Levante Model Highlights

  • There are several Maserati Levante models available, including the entry-level Levante and the sportier Levante S, Levante GTS, and Levante Trofeo.
  • In entry-level models, you get a 345-horsepower twin-turbo V6. Upgrade trims and you'll enjoy up to 590-horsepower.
  • Over 21 cubic feet of storage space is available behind the second-row of seating.
  • A standard touchscreen infotainment system with smartphone integration gives you the option of staying connected at all times.
  • Luxury amenities that you have to upgrade to in the competition are standard, like leather upholstery, a heated steering wheel, and heated seats.
  • An active safety feature suite with everything from a backup camera to emergency braking is standard. Plenty of active and passive safety features are also available to further enhance your peace-of-mind throughout your Brookhaven area adventures.

Maserati Levante vs. BMW X5


Dependability & Ruggedness

The Maserati Levante and BMW X5 both provide years of driving potential and dependable performance. The Maserati Levante, especially, is designed for optimal durability. It can get you through the most neglected of roads or weather conditions in Marietta, thanks to a high ground-clearance and standard all-wheel-drive.



Looking for a luxury SUV you can start up without issues? How about one that you can rely on to get you from point A to point B with routine maintenance? The BMW X5 and Maserati Levante might both be high-end vehicle requiring careful maintenance and service to stay in their best shape. But both SUVs also provide distinctive performance and reliability you won't find in other SUVs.



The BMW X5 boasts a standard 335-horsepower engine with smooth shifts and ample exhaust character to spice up your Brookhaven area adventures. That said, the Maserati Levante offers a more-powerful standard 345-horsepower engine. Plus, the Levante provides as much as 590-horespower versus just 456-horsepower in the BMW X5.

Standard Equipment

Standard Equipment

The Maserati Levante comes with a whole lot of standard equipment that's optional in the BMW X5. Just some features standard in the Maserati include leather upholstery, power heated front seats with memory, a heated steering wheel, and keyless entry with remote start.


Safety Features

The BMW X5 is well-appointed with passive and active safety features such as adaptive cruise control, parking sensors, blind spot monitoring, and a backup camera. That said, so too is the Maserati Levante. Advanced safety features you'll find standard in the new Levante lineup include adaptive headlights, forward collision alert, lane departure warning and lane keeping assistance, and blind spot monitoring.

Learn More: Test-Drive a Maserati Levante Today

Interested in exploring why a Maserati Levante might fit your needs better than a BMW X5? Contact us if you still have questions here at Maserati of Atlanta. When you're ready to experience a Levante for yourself, browse our new and used Maserati inventory to find a vehicle you like. Then visit our new & used Maserati dealership near Atlanta to take a test-drive. We can't wait to have you!