2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 vs. 2020 Nissan Pathfinder | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 vs. 2020 Nissan Pathfinder Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250

2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLB 250

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New 2020 Nissan Pathfinder

2020 Nissan
Pathfinder

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MSRP*
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$36,600 to $38,600
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$31,980 to $44,910
Invoice* $34,404 to $36,284 $29,726 to $41,724
MPG - City 23 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 30 - 31 26 - 27
Engine(s) Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity 7 7
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 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 Nissan Pathfinder than in the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Nissan Pathfinder will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.

Convenience
The Nissan Pathfinder requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Nissan Pathfinder. 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 GLB 250 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Nissan Pathfinder.

Dimensions
Since the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 is much slimmer than the Nissan Pathfinder, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan Pathfinder.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 and the Nissan Pathfinder are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 has the same turning radius as the Nissan Pathfinder, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 has a lot less horsepower than the Nissan Pathfinder.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 and the Nissan Pathfinder. The Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Nissan Pathfinder.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 than that of the Nissan Pathfinder.