2020 Lexus UX 250h vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 | NewCars.com

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2020 Lexus UX 250h vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 Review

New 2020 Lexus UX 250h

2020 Lexus
UX 250h

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250

2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLB 250

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MSRP*
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$34,500 to $39,700
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$36,600 to $38,600
Invoice* $32,741 to $37,676 $34,404 to $36,284
MPG - City 41 23
MPG - Hwy 38 30 - 31
Engine(s) 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas) Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 7
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 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
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
The Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lexus UX 250h, 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). Whether you pick the Lexus UX 250h or the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Lexus UX 250h and the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 have similar Destination Charges.

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.

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.

Warranty
The Lexus UX 250h comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.