2018 Mercedes-Benz G 550 vs 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser
The off-roads are no place for amateurs. In order to truly conquer these inhumane and uncivilized territories, you must have the right tools on your side. That means an SUV capable of extraordinary performance and harnessing control. While the phrase “rugged luxury” might seem like an oxymoron, we have two examples of stalwarts that will be sure to change your mind. Check out our comparison between the 2018 Mercedes-Benz G 550 vs 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser.
Both of these incredible models were initially designed for the military. Withstanding the test of time, drivers now flock to them due to their abundant qualities. Few will argue that the box-like G 550 looks more unique and rugged, but we all know looks aren’t everything. It also performs better. Take a closer look at the comparison below!
2018 Mercedes-Benz G 550
2018 Toyota Land Cruiser
|13 city/14 hwy mpg||Fuel Efficiency||13 city/18 hwy mpg|
|7 Speed Automatic||Transmission||8 Speed Automatic|
|450 lb-ft||Torque||401 lb-ft|
|5.9 seconds||0 to 60 time||Not Specified|
|38.6 cubic ft||Standard Cargo Volume||16.1 cubic ft|
|10||Number of Airbags||8|
|Standard||Locking Differential||Not Available|
|8 inches||Entertainment Screen Size||8 inches|
Performance Specs and Features in the 2018 G 550
The rugged G 550 is built to impress. Originally designed for the military as suggested by the Shah of Iran, this SUV contains all the modern technology features you need to feel like you’re in the right one. A powerful 4.0L V8 biturbo engine is built to go the extra mile with 416 horsepower and 450 lb-ft of torque. Efficiency is increased due to the smaller engine size while the 5.8 second 0 to 60 time gives you a quick getaway once the light turns green. Other performance features in the 2018 G 550 include:
Direct injection and multispark ignition
Efficient turbocharger configuration
NANOSLIDE cylinder wall technology
Permanent all-wheel drive with 2-speed transfer case
Three lockable differentials
7G-TRONIC automatic transmission with shift paddles
and much more!
If you’re smellin’ what the 2018 G 550 is cookin’, come on down to World Wide Motors to learn more! Our staff will help you out by giving you the rundown and discussing financing options. Schedule a test drive right here on our website!