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2016 Lexus LX 570 vs. 2016 Volkswagen Touareg Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volkswagen Touareg than in the Lexus LX 570, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Lexus LX 570 and the Volkswagen Touareg.

Convenience
With the Volkswagen Touareg, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Lexus LX 570, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Lexus LX 570 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Volkswagen Touareg, 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. The Lexus LX 570 will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Volkswagen Touareg.

Dimensions
Since the Lexus LX 570 is much wider than the Volkswagen Touareg, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Lexus LX 570, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volkswagen Touareg.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Lexus LX 570 and the Volkswagen Touareg are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Performance
With the Volkswagen Touareg, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Lexus LX 570. When it comes to horsepower, the Lexus LX 570 greatly out-muscles the Volkswagen Touareg.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Lexus LX 570 more than the Volkswagen Touareg, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. With the Lexus LX 570, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volkswagen Touareg.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Lexus LX 570 than that of the Volkswagen Touareg.

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Compare the 2016 Lexus LX 570 and the 2016 Volkswagen Touareg.

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2016 Lexus
LX 570

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MSRP*: $88,880

2016 Volkswagen
Touareg

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MSRP*: $42,705 - $63,245
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $1,500
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 4.92%
City MPG: 13 17 - 21
Highway MPG: 18 23 - 29
Engine(s): V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 8 - 8 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $81,771 $40,613 - $60,145

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 do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.