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2014 Ford Expedition EL vs. 2014 Lexus GX 460 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Expedition EL than in the Lexus GX 460. The Ford Expedition EL 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 Ford Expedition EL, 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 Ford Expedition EL 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. The Destination Charge for the Ford Expedition EL is much higher than that for the Lexus GX 460.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Expedition EL is much wider than the Lexus GX 460, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Ford Expedition EL, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Lexus GX 460.

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

Handling
The Ford Expedition EL has a significantly larger turning radius than the Lexus GX 460, making it much 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 Ford Expedition EL. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Ford Expedition EL and the Lexus GX 460.

Utility
The Ford Expedition EL offers greater seating capacity than the Lexus GX 460, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Ford Expedition EL, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lexus GX 460.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Ford Expedition EL is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Lexus GX 460.

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2014 Ford
Expedition EL

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MSRP*: $44,685 - $58,855

2014 Lexus
GX 460

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MSRP*: $49,085 - $60,715
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 5.85% As low as 3.36%
City MPG: 13 - 14 15
Highway MPG: 18 - 20 --
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 8 - 8 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $41,670 - $54,883 $45,159 - $55,857

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