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
|22 city/30 hwy mpg||Fuel Efficiency||22 city/32 hwy mpg|
|9-Speed Automatic||Transmission||8-Speed Automatic|
|273 lb-ft||Torque||258 lb-ft|
|6.2 seconds||0 to 60 time||Not Specified|
|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|
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.