68points

Lexus RX 350 (2015)

66points

Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014)

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Lexus RX 350 (2015) vs Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014)

Lexus RX 350 (2015)
Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014)
68
points
Lexus RX 350 (2015)
66
points
Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014)

Why is Lexus RX 350 (2015) better than Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014)?

  • 0.9l/100 km better fuel economy (city)
    ?

    15.7l/100 kmvs16.6l/100 km
  • 101mm shorter
    1.7mvs1796mm
  • 4.62% greater cargo volume
    ?

    1132lvs1082l
  • 256mm narrower
    1.89mvs2141mm
  • 4mm more headroom (front)
    ?

    992mmvs988mm
  • 0.02Cd lower coefficient of drag
    ?

    0.33Cdvs0.35Cd
  • 2yrs longer drivetrain warranty (years)
    ?

    6yrsvs4yrs
  • Has front-wheel drive
    ?

Why is Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014) better than Lexus RX 350 (2015)?

  • 34Nm higher maximum torque
    ?

    370Nmvs336Nm
  • 0.09% greater cargo volume (seats down)
    ?

    2274lvs2272l
  • 28.28% larger fuel tank
    ?

    93lvs72.5l
  • 32hp more horsepower
    ?

    302hpvs270hp
  • 176mm longer wheelbase
    ?

    2.92mvs2740mm
  • 20mm more headroom (rear)
    ?

    978mmvs958mm
  • Has smart key as standard
    ?
  • 53mm lower ground clearance
    ?

    132mmvs185mm

General info

1. smaller turn radius
?

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.

Best

Scion iQ2 (2014)

4.2m

11.8m

11.8m

2. longer drivetrain warranty (years)
?

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

Best

Kia Rondo Platinum (2014)

12yrs

6yrs

4yrs

3.Has front-wheel drive
?

Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.

Lexus RX 350 (2015)
Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014)
4.Has fully independent suspension
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This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.

Lexus RX 350 (2015)
Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014)
5. longer basic warranty (years)
?

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

Best

Nissan Versa Note S (2014)

Unlimited yrs

4yrs

4yrs

6.Has a petrol (gasoline) engine
?

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.

Lexus RX 350 (2015)
Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014)

Dimensions

1.height
?

Best

Volvo XC70 (2015)

917mm

1.7m

1.8m

2. greater cargo volume (seats down)
?

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.

Best

Toyota Sienna SE (2014)

4247l

2272l

2274l

3.width
?

Best

Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)

1m

1.89m

2.14m

4. longer wheelbase
?

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).

Best

Toyota Tundra SR5 (2014)

3.7m

2.74m

2.92m

5. greater cargo volume
?

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.

Best

Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet (2014)

3448l

1132l

1082l

6. more headroom (front)
?

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.

Best

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ (2014)

1.09m

992mm

988mm

Speed

1. lower coefficient of drag
?

The coefficient of drag is one measurement of how well air travels around a vehicle. A lower value means it is more aerodynamic and the engine doesn't have to work as hard. It can result in faster speeds and lower fuel consumption.

Best

Toyota Prius (2017)

0.24Cd

0.33Cd

0.35Cd

Engine

1. better fuel economy (city)
?

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

Best

Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014)

3l/100 km

15.7l/100 km

16.6l/100 km

2.maximum torque
?

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful vehicle and is also a good indication of its acceleration.

Best

Lamborghini Urus (2019)

850Nm

336Nm

370Nm

3. more horsepower
?

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.

Best

Hennessey Venom GT (2014)

1244hp

270hp

302hp

4. larger fuel tank
?

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.

Best

Ford Super Duty F-250 XL (2015)

132l

72.5l

93l

5. better fuel economy (highway)
?

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

Best

Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014)

3.4l/100 km

11.3l/100 km

12.8l/100 km

6. larger engine size
?

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.

Best

SRT Viper (2014)

8.4l

3.5l

3.5l

Features

1.Has stolen vehicle tracking system
?

The vehicle has a tracking system that utilizes GPS, allowing you to locate it in case it is stolen.

Lexus RX 350 (2015)
Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014)
2.Has smart key as standard
?

A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.

Lexus RX 350 (2015)
Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014)
3.USB ports
?

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

GMC Yukon SLE (2015)

5

1

1

4.Has ISOFIX/LATCH
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ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.

Lexus RX 350 (2015)
Mercedes-Benz ML350 (2014)

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