2019 Mercedes-Benz E 300 vs 2019 Lexus GS

2019 Mercedes-Benz E 300 vs 2019 Lexus GS

Drivers everywhere are beginning to see the perks of owning a luxury sedan and, as such, are making the switch. Mercedes-Benz and Lexus continue to sit near the top of all best-selling luxury sedans, but how does one make a decision when comparing the two? It’s not easy, and that’s why we’re doing the hard work for you here as we run through this 2019 Mercedes-Benz E 300 vs 2019 Lexus GS matchup.

The E 300 continues to shine for the 2019 model year, and that all starts with the performance. Under the hood sits the same 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that remains efficient yet effective, pulling out 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. Unlike the GS, the E 300 also comes with automatic load leveling and an adaptive variable suspension. See how else they compare by checking out the table below!

2019 Mercedes-Benz E 300


2019 Lexus GS 300 RWD

$53,500 MSRP $46,610
22 city/30 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 22 city/32 hwy mpg
9-Speed Automatic Transmission 8-Speed Automatic
241 Horsepower 241
273 lb-ft Torque 258 lb-ft
6.2 seconds 0 to 60 time Not Specified
FWD Drivetrain RWD
Optional Adaptive Variable Suspension Not Available
9 Number of Airbags 7
Standard Front Power Lumbar Not Available
12.3 inches Entertainment Screen SIze 8 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

Specs and Features in the 2019 E 300

These models may seem close in comparison initially, but after you look a little closer you’ll see why the E 300 s a more popular choice. While performance is a necessary component to creating the ultimate luxury car, the E 300 is about more than just performance. The entry-level E-Class model is looking like a top-notch vehicle, complete with a plethora of features that include:

  • Genuine wood trim
  • Power sunshade for roof
  • Front power headrest
  • Electronic parking aid
  • Armrest storage compartment
  • PRESAFE® safety
  • Dual 12.3 inch high-resolution central displays
  • Power front seats with memory
  • 64-color LED ambient lighting
  • and much more!

Could the E 300 be a good fit for you? Get in touch with the team here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis and schedule a test drive today!

*MSRP does not include transportation charge. Excludes options, taxes, title, registration, and dealer prep. Options, model availability, and price may vary. See dealer for details.

**EPA estimated 30 MPG highway and 22 MPG city with 17.4-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions.

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