Comparison: Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs. Lexus GS

Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs. Lexus GS

It offers the longest lineage of any Mercedes-Benz ever made. It is also the standard for an entire class of automobile. What is it? It is the all-new 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class.


When luxury car buyers in the Eugene area demand the best in a luxury sedan, they want “the best.” The new E-Class offers space for five passengers, the most advanced safety features ever offered in an automobile and the choice of performance options designed to optimize your driving needs and wants.


How does the E-Class really compare with its rivals? We decided to make the comparison for you. Let’s see how the E-Class stacks up against the Lexus GS…


2017 Mercedes-Benz E 300 sedan

2017 Lexus GS Turbo sedan

Engine (Standard) 2.0 Liter turbocharged I-4 – 241 HP 2.0 Liter turbocharged I-4 – 241 HP
Combined Fuel Economy 26 MPG 26 MPG
Curb Weight 3792 lbs. 3805 lbs.
Rear Seat Leg/Head/Shoulder Room (in inches) 38.2/36.2/57.8 37.8/36.8/55.7
Trunk Space 13.1 cu. Ft. 14.3 cu. Ft.
Base Price $52,150 $46,310


There are plenty of advantages the E-Class has over the Lexus, including weight and performance. However, the biggest advantage the Mercedes-Benz has its value – not just at purchase or lease, but in retained value over time.


Mercedes-Benz of Eugene wants to introduce the E-Class to you. Come and see what we have in stock and take one for a test drive. You will find what we know – it is Oregon’s best luxury sedan, period!