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2014 Volkswagen Touareg

2014 Mercedes-Benz M Class

  2014 Volkswagen Touareg X 2014 Mercedes-Benz M-Class (ML350 BlueTEC)
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Invoice $42,386 $44,445
17/29 13/28
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Bottom Line The 2014 Volkswagen Touareg is an expensive way to purchase a mainstream brand's vehicle, but it's more luxurious than many of its mainstream competitors. Read Full Review For active families who need to tow a boat or occasionally head off-pavement–but don't need a third row–the 2014 Mercedes-Benz ML is an excellence vehicle choice. Read Full Review
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  • Quiet cabin
  • Luxury-level interior
  • Refined driving feel
  • Torquey, efficient TDI


  • Hybrid doesn't make sense next to TDI
  • Few high-tech options
  • Luxury price, mainstream brand


  • Quiet, comfortable ride
  • Strong, efficient BlueTec diesel
  • Extensive list of tech options
  • Standard Attention Assist
  • Impressive handling


  • Conservative exterior
  • Indecisive shifts (Bluetec)
  • COMAND interface
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