2022 Lexus UX 250h vs. 2023 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 | NewCars.com

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2022 Lexus UX 250h vs. 2023 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 Review

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2022 Lexus
UX 250h

MSRP*: $35,750 to $40,790
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2023 Mercedes-Benz
GLB 250

MSRP*: $39,800 to $41,800
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MPG - City 41 MPG 22 - 24 MPG
MPG - Hwy 38 MPG 30 - 32 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 7 seats
Cargo Space Info not available 62.0 ft3
Engine
  • 181-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
  • 221-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Continuously Variable 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 181 hp 221 hp
Exterior Length 177.0 in 182.4 in
Exterior Width 72.4 in 72.2 in
Leg Room Front 42.1 in
Rear 33.1 in
Front 41.4 in
Rear 38.1 in
Head Room Front 35.7 - 37.2 in
Rear 36.3 in
Front 40.7 in
Rear 39.3 in

*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 GLB 250 than in the Lexus UX 250h, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Lexus UX 250h.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Lexus UX 250h, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Lexus UX 250h will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.

Dimensions
The Lexus UX 250h is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250. The Lexus UX 250h is slightly shorter than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, which may make it easier to park.

Handling
The Lexus UX 250h has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Lexus UX 250h has a little less horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.

Utility
The Lexus UX 250h has less seating than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, making the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers.