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2017 Porsche Macan vs. 2016 Lexus GX 460 Review

Comparison Review

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Porsche Macan as you will with the Lexus GX 460, 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 Porsche Macan will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Lexus GX 460, 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 Porsche Macan will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Lexus GX 460.

Dimensions
Since the Porsche Macan is much wider than the Lexus GX 460, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Porsche Macan is slightly shorter than the Lexus GX 460, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Porsche Macan and the Lexus GX 460 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Porsche Macan has a larger turning radius than the Lexus GX 460, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Lexus GX 460 is clearly the choice over the Porsche Macan for pulling heavy loads. The Porsche Macan has a little more horsepower than the Lexus GX 460.

Utility
The Porsche Macan has less seating than the Lexus GX 460, making the Lexus GX 460 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Porsche Macan has significantly less cargo capacity than the Lexus GX 460.

Warranty
The Porsche Macan comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lexus GX 460.

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2017 Porsche
Macan

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MSRP*: $47,500 - $76,000

2016 Lexus
GX 460

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MSRP*: $50,780 - $62,155
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 4.56%
City MPG: 17 - 20 15
Highway MPG: 23 - 25 --
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: -- $46,719 - $57,183

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.