2020 Lexus GS 350 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 | NewCars.com

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2020 Lexus GS 350 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 Review

New 2020 Lexus GS 350

2020 Lexus
GS 350

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG CLA 35

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MSRP*
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$51,065 to $55,155
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$46,900
Invoice* $47,490 to $51,226 $44,086
MPG - City 19 - 20 23
MPG - Hwy 26 - 28 N/A
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
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

Convenience
The Lexus GS 350 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35, 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 Lexus GS 350 is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Lexus GS 350 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Lexus GS 350 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Lexus GS 350, which is slightly longer than the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the Lexus GS 350 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the Lexus GS 350 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Lexus GS 350 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Warranty
The Lexus GS 350 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.