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2012 Mercedes-Benz GL Class

2011 Lexus LX 570

  2012 Mercedes-Benz GL Class 4MATIC 4-door 4.6L Side Exterior View 2011 Lexus LX 570 4WD 4-door Angular Front Exterior View
MSRP
$61,570
$79,455
Invoice $57,260 $70,716
MPG
City/Highway
12/21 12/18
Rating
8.8
/ 10
TCC Rating
7.6
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line With rugged styling, fairly nimble handling and diesel economy, the 2012 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class can charm the mud right off a Land Rover Range Rover. Read Full Review The 2011 Lexus LX 570 is no Range Rover or Escalade, and it isn't a serious trail crawler either; what's left is a luxurious and well equipped SUV, but one with limited appeal. Read Full Review
Likes &
Dislikes

Likes:

  • Appealing blend of luxury, ruggedness
  • Spacious three-row seating
  • Real off-road ability
  • Diesel gives good fuel economy

Dislikes:

  • Even the base GL is expensive
  • Ride gets jittery with big tires
  • GL 550's low gas mileage

Likes:

  • Brawny powertrain
  • Simple but luxurious instrument panel
  • High-quality materials
  • Real towing capability

Dislikes:

  • Pitching-and-heaving ride
  • Clumsy handling
  • Dismal fuel economy
  • Third-row seating can't be removed
Crash Test Ratings No crash data available No crash data available
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