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2015 Jaguar XJ vs. 2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class than the Jaguar XJ, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Jaguar XJ.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Jaguar XJ as you will with the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 Jaguar XJ is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Jaguar XJ will cost more in transportation costs than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.

Dimensions
The Jaguar XJ is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class. If you go with the Jaguar XJ, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the Jaguar XJ doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.

Handling
The Jaguar XJ has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Jaguar XJ is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.

Utility
The Jaguar XJ offers greater seating capacity than the Mercedes-Benz CLS-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 into the Jaguar XJ as you will in the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.

Warranty
The Jaguar XJ comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class.

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2015 Jaguar
XJ

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MSRP*: $74,200 - $119,000

2015 Mercedes-Benz
CLS-Class

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MSRP*: $65,990 - $106,550
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $12,000 Up to $2,000
Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 2.99%
Lease Incentive: As low as 6.91% As low as 2.78%
City MPG: 15 - 18 16 - 20
Highway MPG: 23 - 27 22 - 30
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $68,264 - $109,480 $61,371 - $99,092

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