2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 vs 2018 Lexus GX 460

Capable, adventurous, and high-tech, the Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV is a flagship model that has continued to set expectations for its competition since the first model was produced over 20 years ago. Refreshed for 2018, the GLE SUV offers luxury in every area—style, performance, and comfort. Check out this 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350 vs 2018 Lexus GX 460 comparison to see how it stacks up.

Drivers looking to get the most value out of their purchase should overlook the price difference between the GLE 350 and GX 460 and instead focus on what is offered on each model for the price. Although slightly more expensive, the GLE 350 offers more horsepower, better fuel economy, a larger cargo area, and a higher towing capacity than the GX 460. For less than $500 more, the 2018 GLE 350 SUV offers drivers clear advantages in all areas. It’s truly no wonder that the GLE is a beloved, flagship model.

2018 GLE 360 vs 2018 Lexus GX 460


2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE 350

 

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2018 Lexus GX 460

$52,200*
Starting MSRP
$51,855

3.5L V6 & 302-hp / 273 lb-ft torque

Engine Specs & Output

4.6L V8 & 301-hp & 329 lb-ft torque

18 city / 23 highway
Fuel Economy (MPG)
15 city / 18 highway
Up to 80.3 cubic feet Max Cargo Volume Up to 64.7 cubic feet
6,600 pounds

Towing Capacity

 
6,500 pounds

 


2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV Safety Features

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV is equipped with the latest innovative safety features to help avoid collisions and protect occupants when a collision is inevitable. From passive features like its high-strength unibody and advanced airbags to active systems like tire pressure monitoring and Brake Assist, the 2018 GLE offers protection on all levels. We’ve listed some of the SUV’s safety features below.

  • ATTENTION ASSIST®
  • PRE-SAFE®
  • Crosswind Assist
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Active High-Beam Assist
  • Distance Pilot DISTRONIC and Steering Pilot
  • Rearview Camera
  • …and more!

*MSRP does not include transportation charge. Excludes options, taxes, title, registration, [and dealer prep]. Options, model availability, and price may vary. [See dealer for details.]