2020 Land Rover Range Rover Sport vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 | NewCars.com

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2020 Land Rover Range Rover Sport vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 Review

New 2020 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

2020 Land Rover
Range Rover Sport

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450

2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLS 450

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MSRP*
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$68,650 to $114,500
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$75,950
Invoice* $64,531 to $107,630 $71,393
MPG - City 15 - 22 19
MPG - Hwy 20 - 28 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4, Inline-6, V-6, V-8 Inline-6
Seating Capacity 5 - 7 7
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*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
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 than in the Land Rover Range Rover Sport, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Land Rover Range Rover Sport will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Land Rover Range Rover Sport, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

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 Land Rover Range Rover Sport is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450. 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 Land Rover Range Rover Sport is much higher than that for the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Dimensions
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport is a little wider than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. If you go with the Land Rover Range Rover Sport, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Land Rover Range Rover Sport transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Handling
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Land Rover Range Rover Sport will do just as well as the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, since they have about the same towing capacity. The Land Rover Range Rover Sport has a little more horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Utility
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport has less seating than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, making the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Land Rover Range Rover Sport has significantly less cargo capacity than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Warranty
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.