Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mercedes-Benz E-Class than the Lexus IS-F, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Lexus IS-F will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
With the Mercedes-Benz E-Class you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Lexus IS-F, due to its tank size and fuel economy.
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 Lexus IS-F or the Mercedes-Benz E-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 Lexus IS-F and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class have similar Destination Charges.
Since the Lexus IS-F is much slimmer than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Lexus IS-F is slightly shorter than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, which may make it easier to park.
With its lower torque, the Lexus IS-F doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
The Lexus IS-F has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.
When it comes to horsepower, the Lexus IS-F is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
The Lexus IS-F has less seating than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, making the Mercedes-Benz E-Class the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Lexus IS-F has less cargo capacity than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.
The Lexus IS-F comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
Compare the 2013 Lexus IS-F and the 2014 Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
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MSRP*: $51,400 - $99,770
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|City MPG:||16||16 - 28|
|Highway MPG:||23||23 - 45|
|Engine(s):||V-8||Inline-4, V-6, V-8|
|Seating Capacity:||4 - 4||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||4 years/50,000 miles||4 years/50,000 miles|
|Invoice*:||$57,430||$47,802 - $92,786|
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