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2014 Land Rover Range Rover Sport vs. 2015 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Land Rover Range Rover Sport than the Mercedes-Benz M-Class. The Land Rover Range Rover Sport offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz M-Class, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Land Rover Range Rover Sport as you will with the Mercedes-Benz M-Class, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a 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 Land Rover Range Rover Sport will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Mercedes-Benz M-Class, which has a much lower MSRP. 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 Land Rover Range Rover Sport and the Mercedes-Benz M-Class have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Land Rover Range Rover Sport is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz M-Class, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Land Rover Range Rover Sport takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz M-Class.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Land Rover Range Rover Sport transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Mercedes-Benz M-Class.

Handling
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz M-Class, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Land Rover Range Rover Sport, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Mercedes-Benz M-Class. When it comes to horsepower, the Land Rover Range Rover Sport greatly out-muscles the Mercedes-Benz M-Class.

Utility
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport offers greater seating capacity than the Mercedes-Benz M-Class, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Land Rover Range Rover Sport has significantly less cargo capacity than the Mercedes-Benz M-Class.

Warranty
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz M-Class.

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2014 Land Rover
Range Rover Sport

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MSRP*: $62,600 - $92,400

2015 Mercedes-Benz
M-Class

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MSRP*: $48,300 - $98,400
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Lease Incentive: As low as 5.11% --
City MPG: 14 - 17 13 - 22
Highway MPG: 19 - 23 17 - 29
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 Inline-4, V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Invoice*: $58,174 - $85,441 $44,919 - $91,512

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