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 $43,440 $46,710
AWD GS 350 19 26 $47,211 $50,765
RWD GS 350 20 28 $47,519 $51,095
RWD GS 300 F SPORT 21 30 $47,633 $51,300
RWD GS 350 F SPORT 19 27 $48,747 $52,460
AWD GS 350 F SPORT 19 26 $50,347 $54,205
Pricing
Invoice Price
$50,290
$43,440
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$53,500
$46,710
Monthly Payment Estimate
$892 / month
$779 / 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
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
Second Leg Room (in)
35.8 36.8
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- 99
Second Hip Room (in)
- 54.1
Front Hip Room (in)
- 54.5
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
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
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
17.4 17.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.1 34.8
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
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
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
850 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
180 80
Engine
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
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
241 @ 5500 241 @ 5800
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
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
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
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 $589 a month for 36 mo.
  • Financing: 3.99% for 72 mo. (sedan)
  • Unadvertised incentive remains (sedan)
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2019 Lexus GS
  • 2019 Lexus GS is available
  • Cashback: Up to $10,000 off
  • Financing: 3.9% for 60 months
  • Leases: From $529 per month
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