BMW vs. Mercedes: Battle of the Brands in 2017

Mercedes-Benz E-Class
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Reliability

Winner: Mercedes-Benz (Details Below)

J.D. Power and Associates releases a brand dependability study every year. Their rankings are based on the number of problems per 100 vehicles each manufacturer has. Mercedes-Benz snuck into the top 5 of the 2017 study with 131 problems per 100 vehicles. BMW came in two spots below Mercedes, with 139 problems per 100 vehicles. 

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