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2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs. 2021 Acura TLX Review

New 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

2021 Mercedes-Benz
E-Class

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New 2021 Acura TLX

2021 Acura
TLX

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MSRP*
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$54,250 to $62,000
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$37,500 to $48,300
Invoice* $50,995 to $58,280 $36,554 to $45,758
MPG - City 22 - 23 21 - 22
MPG - Hwy 30 - 31 29 - 31
Engine(s) Inline-4, Inline-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
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

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Acura TLX, 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 Mercedes-Benz E-Class will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Acura TLX, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Acura TLX have similar Destination Charges.

Performance
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class has less horsepower than the Acura TLX, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Acura TLX.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Acura TLX.