Compare 2021 Mercedes-Benz G Class vs 2021 Toyota Land Cruiser

2021 Mercedes-Benz G Class
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AMG G 63 4MATIC SUV
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
G-Class AMG G 63 4MATIC SUV 13 16 $147,063 $156,450
G-Class G 550 4MATIC SUV 17 19 $123,845 $131,750
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4WD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Land Cruiser 4WD 13 17 $76,670 $85,665
Land Cruiser Heritage Edition 4WD 13 17 $78,756 $87,995
Pricing
Invoice Price
$147,063
$76,670
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$156,450
$85,665
Monthly Payment Estimate
$2608 / month
$1428 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.6
5.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
If the G-Wagen is your thing, the 2021 Mercedes G-Class is arguably the greatest on-road, off-road, and everywhere in between. The 2021 Toyota Land Cruiser is a full-time four-wheel-drive icon with a handful of luxury touches.
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Fuel Economy
City
13 mpg 13 mpg
Highway
16 mpg 17 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
39.5 34.4
Front Head Room (in)
41.9 38.3
Second Hip Room (in)
57.2 58.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.8 61
Passenger Capacity
5 8
Second Head Room (in)
40.5 38.9
Second Shoulder Room (in)
57.4 61.1
Front Leg Room (in)
38.7 42.9
Front Hip Room (in)
56.9 59.4
Third Head Room (in)
- 35.8
Third Shoulder Room (in)
- 62.3
Third Leg Room (in)
- 28.3
Third Hip Room (in)
- 56.6
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
78.1 78
Track Width, Front (in)
65.1 64.9
Min Ground Clearance (in)
9.5 8.9
Length, Overall (in)
191.9 194.9
Height, Overall (in)
77.4 74
Liftover Height (in)
29.7 -
Track Width, Rear (in)
65.1 64.7
Wheelbase (in)
113.8 112.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
38.1 43
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
68.5 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
44.3 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
68.6 81.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
38.1 16.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
29.8 -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14.8 14
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13 13.6
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
26.4 24.6
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
44.3 38.7
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P275/50VR20 P285/60VR18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P275/50VR20 P285/60VR18
Spare Tire Size
Full-Size Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
770 810
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
7700 8100
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
7700 8100
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
7056 7385
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
20 X 9.5 18 X 8
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
20 X 9.5 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Full-Size Full-Size
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Engine
Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8 Regular Unleaded V-8
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Sequential MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
627 @ 2500 401 @ 3600
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
4.0 L/243 5.7 L/346
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
577 @ 6000 381 @ 5600
Engine Oil Cooler
Regular Duty Regular Duty
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
13 13
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
14 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
16 17
Transmission
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Transfer Case Model
Electronic Electronic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.64 1.43
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86 0.82
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.35 4.79
Trans PTO Access
No No
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.25 1.84
Trans Type
9 8
Transfer Case Power Take Off
No No
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21 1.21
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.72 0.67
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.80 3.79
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.24 2.81
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz G-Class Toyota Land Cruiser
Body Code
S S
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Trailing Link Multi-Link
Axle Type - Rear
Rigid Axle Rigid Axle
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Axle Type - Front
Independent Independent
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
- 3.31
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
- 3.31
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
12.6 12.7
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