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2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class vs. 2014 Jaguar XF Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mercedes-Benz S-Class than the Jaguar XF. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Jaguar XF.

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Jaguar XF, 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 Mercedes-Benz S-Class will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Jaguar XF, 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 Mercedes-Benz S-Class and the Jaguar XF have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Mercedes-Benz S-Class is much wider than the Jaguar XF, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Jaguar XF.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Jaguar XF.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class has a larger turning radius than the Jaguar XF, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class is somewhat more powerful than the Jaguar XF.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz S-Class and the Jaguar XF.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Jaguar XF.

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2015 Mercedes-Benz
S-Class

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MSRP*: $94,400 - $222,000

2014 Jaguar
XF

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MSRP*: $46,975 - $99,000
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 6.72%
City MPG: 15 - 17 15 - 19
Highway MPG: 23 - 26 23 - 30
Engine(s): V-12, V-8 Inline-4, V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $87,792 - $206,460 $43,217 - $90,990

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