2022 Lincoln Nautilus vs. 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 | NewCars.com

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2022 Lincoln Nautilus vs. 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 Review

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2022 Lincoln
Nautilus

MSRP*: $44,090 to $66,710
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2022 Mercedes-Benz
GLE 350

MSRP*: $56,150 to $58,650
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MPG - City 19 - 21 MPG 19 MPG
MPG - Hwy 25 - 26 MPG 26 - 27 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 7 seats
Cargo Space 68.8 ft3 Info not available
Engine
  • 250-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 335-hp, 2.7-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 255-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T 9-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 250 - 335 hp 255 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 5,950 - 7,700 lbs
Exterior Length 190.0 in 194.3 in
Exterior Width 86.1 in 76.7 in
Leg Room Front 42.8 in
Rear 39.6 in
Front 40.3 in
Rear 40.9 in
Head Room Front 37.8 - 39.9 in
Rear 38.6 - 39.2 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 Lincoln Nautilus, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Lincoln Nautilus and the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Lincoln Nautilus, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Lincoln Nautilus will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350.

Dimensions
Since the Lincoln Nautilus is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Lincoln Nautilus is slightly shorter than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, which may make it easier to park.

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

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 is clearly the choice over the Lincoln Nautilus for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Lincoln Nautilus and the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the Lincoln Nautilus and the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Utility
The Lincoln Nautilus 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.