2020 Jaguar XF vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 | NewCars.com

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2020 Jaguar XF vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 Review

New 2020 Jaguar XF

2020 Jaguar
XF

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG E 53

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MSRP*
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$51,100 to $68,200
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$73,800
Invoice* $48,034 to $64,108 $69,372
MPG - City 20 - 25 21
MPG - Hwy 28 - 34 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 Inline-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Jaguar XF offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Jaguar XF and the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Jaguar XF as you will with the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, as they get the same number of miles per 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). Based on MSRP, the Jaguar XF is clearly a better financial choice over the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Jaguar XF is much higher than that for the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Dimensions
Since the Jaguar XF is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Jaguar XF takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Drivetrain
The Jaguar XF has much less torque than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Jaguar XF has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Jaguar XF is significantly less powerful than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Jaguar XF and the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Jaguar XF will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Jaguar XF than that of the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.