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2022 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 vs. 2022 Nissan Armada Review

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2022 Mercedes-Benz
GLE 350

MSRP*: $56,150 to $58,650
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2022 Nissan
Armada

MSRP*: $49,900 to $69,200
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MPG - City 19 MPG 13 - 14 MPG
MPG - Hwy 26 - 27 MPG 18 - 19 MPG
Seating Capacity 7 seats 7 - 8 seats
Cargo Space Info not available 95.4 ft3
Engine
  • 255-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 400-hp, 5.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 9-Speed A/T 7-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 255 hp 400 hp
Towing Capacity 5,950 - 7,700 lbs 8,500 lbs
Exterior Length 194.3 in 208.9 in
Exterior Width 76.7 in 79.9 in
Leg Room Front 40.3 in
Rear 40.9 in
Front 41.9 in
Rear 41.0 in
Head Room Front 40.5 in
Rear 39.6 in
Front 39.8 - 40.9 in
Rear 40.0 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
The Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Nissan Armada, with comparable head- and legroom. The Nissan Armada will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350.

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Nissan Armada, making it more convenient to drive.

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 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Nissan Armada.

Dimensions
Since the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 is much slimmer than the Nissan Armada, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan Armada.

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

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Nissan Armada is clearly the choice over the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 has a lot less horsepower than the Nissan Armada.

Powertrain
The Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 has much lower torque than the Nissan Armada, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 and the Nissan Armada.