2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 4MATIC® vs 2018 Lincoln Navigator
Full-size capability meets the convenience of luxury. Mercedes-Benz is one of the top luxury SUV makers in the world, but Lincoln, Ford’s luxury brand, doesn’t fall too far behind. Their largest three-row SUVs are popular choices among consumers who truly want it all, and that’s why we’re putting those beauties head-to-head. Check out our comparison between the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 4MATIC® vs 2018 Lincoln Navigator.
You’ll notice right off the bat the difference between the transmission speeds. The 9-speed automatic in the GLS 450 4MATIC® is much more efficient than the 6-speed automatic in the Navigator, as the 9 speeds allow for a more seamless transition between gears and better top-end fuel efficiency (MPGs are also higher in the GLS 450 4MATIC®). Take a look at how else they compare in the table below.
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 4MATIC®
2018 Lincoln Navigator Select 4x4
|17 city/22 hwy mpg||Fuel Efficiency||15 city/20 hwy mpg|
|9 Speed Automatic||Transmission||6 Speed Automatic|
|369 lb-ft||Torque||460 lb-ft|
|6.5 seconds||0 to 60 time||Not Available|
|7||Number of Airbags||7|
|Standard||First Aid Kit||Not Available|
|8 inches||Entertainment Screen Size||8.3 inches|
Comfort and Convenience
Luxury isn’t luxury without the interior to show for it. While the Navigator has some impressive features, they’re nowhere near that of the GLS 450 4MATIC®. It comes with a massage feature for the front seats so that you can get into your relaxed mode once you get into the SUV. Stressful day? No problem. With the massage feature, you’ll be enjoying first-class comfort and serenity even in the most stressful traffic situations. Other features the GLS 450 4MATIC® has that are not available in the Navigator include:
Front power headrest
Second row split bench seat
Front power lumbar
Interior dust filter
Vehicle location system
Intelligent cruise control
Vehicle theft tracking notification
If you’re looking to upgrade your ride, consider switching to the SUV that is leading its segment in popularity and overall reliability. Stop by World Wide Motors today and see the GLS 450 4MATIC® for yourself!