Compare 2019 Mercedes-Benz E Class vs 2019 Lexus GS

2019 Mercedes-Benz E Class
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2019 Lexus GS
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RWD Sedan E 300
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RWD Sedan E 300 21 30 $50,290 $53,500
4MATIC Sedan E 300 21 29 $52,640 $56,000
RWD Coupe E 450 20 28 $56,212 $59,800
4MATIC Sedan E 450 20 28 $56,353 $59,950
4MATIC Coupe E 450 19 26 $58,562 $62,300
4MATIC Wagon E 450 19 26 $60,348 $64,200
RWD Cabriolet E 450 20 27 $63,262 $67,300
4MATIC Cabriolet E 450 19 26 $65,612 $69,800
4MATIC Sedan AMG E 53 21 28 $68,197 $72,550
4MATIC Coupe AMG E 53 21 28 $69,278 $73,700
4MATIC Cabriolet AMG E 53 20 26 $75,529 $80,350
4MATIC Sedan AMG E 63 S 15 23 $99,969 $106,350
4MATIC Wagon AMG E 63 S 16 23 $102,319 $108,850
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RWD GS 300
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RWD GS 300 22 32 $43,580 $46,860
AWD GS 350 19 26 $47,350 $50,915
RWD GS 350 20 28 $47,657 $51,245
RWD GS 300 F SPORT 21 30 $47,773 $51,450
RWD GS 350 F SPORT 19 27 $48,885 $52,610
AWD GS 350 F SPORT 19 26 $50,488 $54,355
Pricing
Invoice Price
$50,290
$43,580
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$53,500
$46,860
Monthly Payment Estimate
$892 / month
$781 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.8
5.6
TCC’s Bottom Line
With two new engine options, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class reminds us that life is good at the top. The 2019 Lexus GS is a handsome mid-size luxury sedan with value on its side.
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Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 22 mpg
Highway
30 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars Mid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
35.8 36.8
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 42.3
Second Head Room (in)
38.2 37.8
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.9 55.7
Front Head Room (in)
37.9 38
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.8 57.3
Front Hip Room (in)
- 54.5
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- 99
Second Hip Room (in)
- 54.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.7 62.6
Wheelbase (in)
115.7 112.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.7 72.4
Track Width, Front (in)
63.6 62
Length, Overall (in)
193.8 192.1
Height, Overall (in)
57.8 57.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 5.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13.1 18.4
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.8 12.2
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.7 13.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
17.4 17.4
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.1 34.8
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P245/45HR18 P225/50VR17
Rear Tire Order Code
R66 NA
Front Tire Size
P245/45HR18 P225/50VR17
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
R66 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3792 3805
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 17 X 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 17 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
180 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
850 -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
241 @ 5500 241 @ 5800
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Port/Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
273 @ 1300 258 @ 1650
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.0 L/121 2.0 L/122
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
30 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 22
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
25 26
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.80 4.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.24 2.72
Trans Order Code
421 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86 0.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.64 1.46
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.35 4.60
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.25 1.86
Trans Type
9 8
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.72 0.69
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- 3.13
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Lexus GS
Body Style
Sedan Sedan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.1 6.7
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2019 Mercedes-Benz E Class
  • 2019 E-Class is on sale
  • Lease: From $549 a month
  • Financing: 2.99% (sedan)
  • Unadvertised incentive boosted (sedan)
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2019 Lexus GS
  • 2019 Lexus GS is available
  • Cashback: Up to $10,000 off
  • Financing: From 1.9% for 60 months
  • Leases: From $529 per month
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