2015 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class vs. 2015 Infiniti QX80 Review

Comparison Review

Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Infiniti QX80 than in the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Mercedes-Benz GL-Class will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Infiniti QX80.

You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class as you will with the Infiniti QX80, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Infiniti QX80, 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. In this case, the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Infiniti QX80.

Since the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class is much wider than the Infiniti QX80, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Mercedes-Benz GL-Class is slightly shorter than the Infiniti QX80, which may make it easier to park.

With somewhat higher torque, the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Infiniti QX80.

The Mercedes-Benz GL-Class has the same turning radius as the Infiniti QX80, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

With the Infiniti QX80, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class. The Mercedes-Benz GL-Class has a little more horsepower than the Infiniti QX80.

The Mercedes-Benz GL-Class has less seating than the Infiniti QX80, making the Infiniti QX80 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class as you will in the Infiniti QX80.

The Infiniti QX80 offers a little more coverage in its basic warranty than the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class.

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2015 Mercedes-Benz

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MSRP*: $63,600 - $119,450

2015 Infiniti

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MSRP*: $63,250 - $88,850
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $1,000 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.24% As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 2.71% As low as 3.29%
City MPG: 13 - 19 14
Highway MPG: 17 - 26 --
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 7 - 8
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/60,000 miles
Invoice*: $59,148 - $111,089 $58,823 - $82,631

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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