2019 LEXUS GX 460 VS. 2019 MERCEDES BENZ GLS 450

How each SUV performs will be a big factor when making your choice about which vehicle comes out on top. The Mercedes Benz proves itself as worthy competition. Here's a quick look at how the two SUVs stack up against each other.

 2019 LEXUS GX 4602019 MB GLS 450 
Engine4.6 Liter V-83.0 Liter V-6 
Transmission6-Speed Automatic 9-Speed Automatic 
Four Wheel Drive     ActiveTrac AWD 4Matic AWD 

From a performance perspective, cars like these two have impressive inclusions but the larger engine and inclusion of winter-capable tires is a huge plus for the GX 460. 

In addition to the features listed above, the Lexus earned an Ultra-Low Emissions vehicle rating. It features an advanced suspension system which absorbs shock with the help of rear coil springs and independent double-wishbone shocks. The end result is a smooth and comfortable driving experience that you have to test-drive to believe. With power-assisted brakes and electronic brake distribution, you'll be able to stop as effectively as you accelerate.

Luxury and Convenience

Having access to excellent entertainment features and comfortable interiors is crucial on long trips and rush-hour commutes. Both brands like Lexus and Mercedes Benz deliver top-of-the-line entertainment features. Here is a breakdown of the most in-demand convenience features. 

  2019 LEXUS GX 4602019 MB GLS 450
Climate ControlAutomatic Dual Zone Automatic Dual Zone 
Satellite RadioStandard Optional 

There is a lot of crossover when it comes to the available tech and connectivity features on the 2019 Lexus GX 460 and Mercedes Benz GLS 450. This makes the standard inclusions of satellite radio and extra speakers a huge plus.

Safety and Security

Available safety features are at the top of everyone's mind. When comparing the two makes and models head-to-head, it starts to become clear where one model pulls out ahead.

  2019 LEXUS GX 4602019 MB GLS 450
LED HeadlampsStandard    Optional
Side Air Bags Front and Second Row StandardFront Row Standard
Knee Air BagsDriver and PassengerDriver
Turn Signal Indicators in MirrorsStandardStandard 
Heated Exterior Mirrors StandardStandard

The 2019 Lexus GX 460 is loaded from bumper to bumper with standout features across the board. While the Mercedes Benz GLS 450 is equal in a lot of ways, the base MSRP is $17,555 higher than that of the GX 460. Throw in the fact that the Lexus includes longer warranties than the Mercedes Benz, the argument for the GX 460 is easy.  

When you're looking for space, elegance, and capability accompanied with a long-lasting warranty all in one gorgeous package, stop by Hennessy Lexus Gwinnett to get behind the wheel of a 2019 Lexus GX 460. Our staff is ready to answer your questions and find you a vehicle that perfectly fits your needs.