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2020 Lincoln Navigator L vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 Review

New 2020 Lincoln Navigator L

2020 Lincoln
Navigator L

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450

2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLS 450

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MSRP*
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$84,925 to $100,335
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$75,950
Invoice* $79,975 to $93,805 $71,393
MPG - City 16 19
MPG - Hwy 21 N/A
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-6
Seating Capacity 8 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 back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Lincoln Navigator L than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450. The Lincoln Navigator L 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.

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 Lincoln Navigator L 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 Lincoln Navigator L is much higher than that for the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Dimensions
Since the Lincoln Navigator L is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Lincoln Navigator L, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Lincoln Navigator L does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Handling
The Lincoln Navigator L has a significantly larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Lincoln Navigator L. The Lincoln Navigator L has a little more horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Utility
The Lincoln Navigator L offers greater seating capacity than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Lincoln Navigator L, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.

Warranty
The Lincoln Navigator L comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450.