2017 Infiniti QX80 vs. 2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class Review

Comparison Review

Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Infiniti QX80 than in the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class. The Mercedes-Benz GL-Class will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Infiniti QX80.

The Mercedes-Benz GL-Class requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Infiniti QX80, making it more convenient to drive.

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). Whether you pick the Infiniti QX80 or the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Infiniti QX80 will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class.

Since the Infiniti QX80 is much slimmer than the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Infiniti QX80, which is slightly longer than the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class.

With somewhat higher torque, the Infiniti QX80 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class.

The Infiniti QX80 has the same turning radius as the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

With the Infiniti QX80, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class. The Infiniti QX80 has a little more horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class.

The Infiniti QX80 offers greater seating capacity than the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Infiniti QX80 as you will in the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class.

The basic warranty for the Infiniti QX80 offers a little more coverage than the basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class.

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Compare the 2017 Infiniti QX80 and the 2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class.

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2017 Infiniti

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MSRP*: $63,850 - $89,450

2016 Mercedes-Benz

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MSRP*: $64,550 - $91,300
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City MPG: 13 - 14 13 - 19
Highway MPG: 19 - 20 18 - 26
Engine(s): V-8 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 7 - 8 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 4 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $59,381 - $83,188 $60,032 - $84,909

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*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.