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2014 BMW X5 vs. 2014 Lexus GX 460 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The BMW X5 offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Lexus GX 460. The BMW X5 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Lexus GX 460, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the BMW X5, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Lexus GX 460.

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). The BMW X5 is somewhat more expensive than the Lexus GX 460. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the BMW X5 and the Lexus GX 460 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW X5 is much wider than the Lexus GX 460, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the BMW X5 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lexus GX 460.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the BMW X5 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Lexus GX 460.

Handling
The BMW X5 has a larger turning radius than the Lexus GX 460, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Lexus GX 460, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the BMW X5. The BMW X5 has a little less horsepower than the Lexus GX 460.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the BMW X5 and the Lexus GX 460. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the BMW X5 as you will in the Lexus GX 460.

Warranty
The BMW X5 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lexus GX 460.


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2014 BMW
X5

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MSRP*: $52,800 - $68,200

2014 Lexus
GX 460

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MSRP*: $49,085 - $60,715
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Low APR Loan: As low as 3.13% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.12% As low as 3.36%
City MPG: 14 - 23 15
Highway MPG: 22 - 31 --
Engine(s): Inline-6, V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $48,575 - $62,745 $45,159 - $55,857

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