2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 vs. 2020 Land Rover Range Rover Velar | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 vs. 2020 Land Rover Range Rover Velar Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450

2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLS 450

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New 2020 Land Rover Range Rover Velar

2020 Land Rover
Range Rover Velar

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MSRP*
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$75,950
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$56,300 to $90,790
Invoice* $71,393 $52,922 to $85,343
MPG - City 19 15 - 21
MPG - Hwy 23 20 - 27
Engine(s) Inline-6 Inline-4, V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity 7 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*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
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 than in the Land Rover Range Rover Velar. The Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

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 GLS 450 is somewhat more expensive than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar. 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 GLS 450 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 is a little wider than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 has a larger turning radius than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 is clearly the choice over the Land Rover Range Rover Velar for pulling heavy loads. The Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 has a little more horsepower than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

Utility
The Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 offers greater seating capacity than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.