Compare 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS Class vs 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS Class
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AMG GLS 63 4MATIC SUV
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
GLS AMG GLS 63 4MATIC SUV 13 18 $118,581 $126,150
GLS GLS 450 4MATIC SUV 16 22 $65,941 $70,150
GLS GLS 550 4MATIC SUV 14 19 $90,005 $95,750
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4WD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Land Cruiser 4WD 13 18 $76,222 $85,165
Pricing
Invoice Price
$118,581
$76,222
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$126,150
$85,165
Monthly Payment Estimate
$2103 / month
$1419 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.6
5.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class wears its old-school heart on its sleeve, proudly. The 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser’s go-anywhere capability makes it a cult favorite, but most buyers are better suited to rivals.
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Fuel Economy
City
13 mpg 13 mpg
Highway
18 mpg 18 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Third Shoulder Room (in)
50.5 62.3
Second Head Room (in)
40 38.9
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.3 61.1
Front Head Room (in)
41.2 38.3
Third Leg Room (in)
35 28.3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.5 61
Passenger Capacity
7 8
Second Leg Room (in)
38.5 34.4
Third Head Room (in)
38.9 35.8
Front Leg Room (in)
40.3 42.9
Front Hip Room (in)
- 59.4
Second Hip Room (in)
- 58.6
Third Hip Room (in)
- 56.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
66.8 64.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
76.1 78
Track Width, Front (in)
66 64.9
Liftover Height (in)
32.3 -
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.5 8.9
Wheelbase (in)
121.1 112.2
Height, Overall (in)
72.8 74
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
35.1 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
93.8 81.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
79.2 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
16 16.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
19.7 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
49.4 43
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
52.4 -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
15.4 13.9
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)
14.2 13.6
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
26.4 24.6
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
40.7 38.7
Tires
Spare Tire Size
Compact Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P295/40ZR21 P285/60VR18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P295/40ZR21 P285/60VR18
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 8100
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
NA 8100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 810
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 810
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 8100
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
21 X 10 18 X 8
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
21 X 10 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Full-Size
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
180 -
Engine
Displacement
5.5 L/333 5.7 L/346
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
577 @ 5250 381 @ 5600
Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8 Regular Unleaded V-8
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Sequential MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
561 @ 1750 401 @ 3600
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Engine Oil Cooler
None Regular Duty
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
15 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
18 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
13 13
Transmission
Trans Type
7 8
Transfer Case Power Take Off
No No
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.21
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.42 3.79
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.86 2.81
Trans Order Code
427 NA
Transfer Case Model
None Electronic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.37 1.43
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.82 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.38 4.79
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Trans PTO Access
No No
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73 0.82
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.92 1.84
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.67
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz GLS Toyota Land Cruiser
Body Code
S S
Body Style
4MATIC Sport Utility
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Axle Type - Rear
Independent Rigid Axle
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.47 3.31
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Axle Type - Front
Independent Independent
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.47 3.31
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
11.7 11.7
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
- 7385
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2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS Class
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