Compare 2003 Lexus LX vs 2003 Mercedes-Benz G Class

2003 Lexus LX
2003 Mercedes-Benz G Class
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4-Door SUV
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door SUV 13 17 $55,353 $63,625
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4-Door 4WD 5.0L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 4WD 5.0L 13 14 $68,448 $73,600
4-Door 4WD 5.5L AMG 14 15 $83,607 $89,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$55,353
$68,448
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$63,625
$73,600
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1060 / month
$1227 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
13 mpg 13 mpg
Highway
17 mpg 14 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
4WD Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
57.9 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
61.3 53.7
Third Leg Room (in)
27.3 -
Second Head Room (in)
38.9 40.4
Passenger Capacity
8 5
Third Hip Room (in)
56.4 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
61.1 56.3
Front Leg Room (in)
42.3 52.5
Third Head Room (in)
36.3 -
Front Hip Room (in)
58.6 - TBD -
Third Shoulder Room (in)
61.1 -
Second Leg Room (in)
34.3 41.9
Front Head Room (in)
39.1 42.2
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- TBD - 124
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.6 58.1
Wheelbase (in)
112.2 112.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
76.4 69.3
Track Width, Front (in)
63.8 58.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
9.8 8.3
Length, Overall (in)
192.5 183.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
72.8 72.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
55.4 45.2
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
90.4 79.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- TBD - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
19.1 NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.2 x - TBD - - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
Four-Wheel 4-Channel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.8 x - TBD - - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr-Assisted Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
25.4 - TBD -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
NA - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
18.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.7 43.5
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Recirculating Ball
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.5 3.5
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P275/60HR18 P265/60VR18
Spare Tire Size
P275/60HR18 P265/60VR18
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P275/60HR18 P265/60VR18
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 700
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 7000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A 350
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
5590 5423
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8 18 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8 18 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8 18 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
16.2 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
235 @ 4800 292 @ 5500
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System
EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
320 @ 3400 336 @ 2800-4000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
4.7L/284.6 5.0L/303
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
13 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
17 14
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.72 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive 4 Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.22 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.04 - TBD -
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.10 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.52 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.40 - TBD -
Trans Type
5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- 0.87
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- 2.16
Summary
Vehicle Name
Lexus LX 470 Mercedes-Benz G-Class
Body Style
4 Door SUV 4 Door
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Live Axle Rigid Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Rigid Axle
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Variable w/Coil Springs

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