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2017 Jaguar XJ vs. 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review

Comparison Review

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Jaguar XJ, making it more convenient to drive.

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 S-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 and the Mercedes-Benz S-Class have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Jaguar XJ is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz S-Class. When looking at overall length, the Jaguar XJ takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Jaguar XJ transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

Handling
The Jaguar XJ has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz S-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 S-Class.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Jaguar XJ and the Mercedes-Benz S-Class. The Jaguar XJ has significantly less cargo room than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Jaguar XJ than that of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

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2017 Jaguar
XJ

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MSRP*: $74,400 - $121,000

2018 Mercedes-Benz
S-Class

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MSRP*: $89,900 - $102,900
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City MPG: 15 - 18 17 - 19
Highway MPG: 23 - 27 27 - 28
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $69,936 - $113,740 $83,607 - $95,697

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.