2022 Lexus GX 460 vs. 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 | NewCars.com

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2022 Lexus GX 460 vs. 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 Review

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2022 Lexus
GX 460

MSRP*: $56,125 to $65,635
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2022 Mercedes-Benz
GLE 350

MSRP*: $56,150 to $58,650
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MPG - City 15 MPG 19 MPG
MPG - Hwy 19 MPG 26 - 27 MPG
Seating Capacity 6 - 7 seats 7 seats
Cargo Space 64.7 ft3 Info not available
Engine
  • 301-hp, 4.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 255-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 6-Speed A/T 9-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 301 hp 255 hp
Towing Capacity 6,500 lbs 5,950 - 7,700 lbs
Exterior Length 192.1 in 194.3 in
Exterior Width 74.2 in 76.7 in
Leg Room Front 41.7 in
Rear 34.1 in
Front 40.3 in
Rear 40.9 in
Head Room Front 38.0 in
Rear 40.4 in
Front 40.5 in
Rear 39.6 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 than in the Lexus GX 460, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Lexus GX 460, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Lexus GX 460, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Lexus GX 460 or the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, it's going to cost you about the same.

Dimensions
Since the Lexus GX 460 is much slimmer than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. When looking at overall length, the Lexus GX 460 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350.

Handling
The Lexus GX 460 has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Lexus GX 460, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350. The Lexus GX 460 has a little more horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Lexus GX 460 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350.

Utility
The Lexus GX 460 has less seating than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, making the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers.