2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 vs. 2022 Nissan Armada | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 vs. 2022 Nissan Armada Review

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2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLE 450

MSRP*: $61,750
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2022 Nissan
Armada

MSRP*: $48,900 to $68,300
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MPG - City 19 MPG 13 - 14 MPG
MPG - Hwy 24 MPG 18 - 19 MPG
Seating Capacity 7 seats 7 - 8 seats
Cargo Space Info not available 95.4 ft3
Engine Inline-6 400-hp, 5.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Auto Manual 7-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All-wheel Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 362 hp 400 hp
Towing Capacity 7,700 lbs 8,500 lbs
Exterior Length 194.3 in 208.9 in
Exterior Width 76.7 in 79.9 in
Leg Room Front 40.3 in
Rear 40.9 in
Front 41.9 in
Rear 41.0 in
Head Room Front 40.5 in
Rear 39.6 in
Front 39.8 - 40.9 in
Rear 40.0 in

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Comparison Review

Comfort
The Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Nissan Armada, with comparable head- and legroom. The Nissan Armada will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz GLE 450.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 as you will with the Nissan Armada, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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 GLE 450 is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Armada.

Dimensions
Since the Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 is much slimmer than the Nissan Armada, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz GLE 450, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan Armada.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Nissan Armada, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Nissan Armada, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Mercedes-Benz GLE 450. The Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 has a little less horsepower than the Nissan Armada.

Powertrain
The Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 has much lower torque than the Nissan Armada, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 and the Nissan Armada.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 than that of the Nissan Armada.