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Mercedes-Benz G-Class vs. Toyota Land Cruiser

When comparing the Mercedes-Benz G-Class to the Toyota Land Cruiser, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and base engine power. The Toyota Land Cruiser has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class versus the Toyota Land Cruiser, the Toyota Land Cruiser is a better car than the Mercedes-Benz G-Class.

Mercedes-Benz G-Class versus Toyota Land Cruiser Pricing

A one- to five-year-old used Mercedes-Benz G-Class ranges from $160,282 to $269,895 while a used Toyota Land Cruiser from the same model year range is priced between $81,117 to $104,634. For a new model, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class's price is between $142,208 and $227,811, with the Toyota Land Cruiser priced between $87,024 and $102,088.

Mercedes-Benz G-Class versus Toyota Land Cruiser Quality Rating

The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Mercedes-Benz G-Class is 8.4 out of 10 while the Toyota Land Cruiser's quality rating is 9.2 out of 10. This results in the Mercedes-Benz G-Class being ranked 5 out of 18 Best Luxury Large SUVs and the Toyota Land Cruiser being ranked 1 out of 31 Best SUVs with 3 Rows.

Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison

For engine performance, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class’s base engine makes 416 horsepower, and the Toyota Land Cruiser base engine makes 381 horsepower. The G-Class is rated to deliver an average of 16 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 449 miles. The Land Cruiser is rated to deliver an average of 14 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 418 miles. The G-Class uses premium unleaded, and the Land Cruiser uses regular unleaded.

Hauling, Towing, and Off-Road Capabilities Comparison

The Mercedes-Benz G-Class has the advantage of offering higher ground clearance and payload capacity, while the Toyota Land Cruiser has the advantage of offering higher towing capacity.

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2022 Mercedes-Benz G-Class

2021 Toyota Land Cruiser

Pricing

New Asking Price:

$142,208 - $227,811

Used Asking Price:

$160,282 - $269,895

5-Year Depreciation (lower is better):

39.1%

Pricing

New Asking Price:

$87,024 - $102,088

Used Asking Price:

$81,117 - $104,634

5-Year Depreciation (lower is better):

34.9%

iSeeCars Scores & Rankings

Overall Score:

8.4 / 10

Reliability:

8.2 / 10

Retained Value:

8.7 / 10

Safety:

Not available

iSeeCars Scores & Rankings

Overall Score:

9.2 / 10

Reliability:

9.8 / 10

Retained Value:

8.5 / 10

Safety:

Not available

iSeeCars Rankings

5 / 18
8 / 18

iSeeCars Rankings

1 / 31
1 / 31
1 / 12
1 / 12
9 / 12
26 / 31

Summary Review

Not yet available

Summary Review

Not yet available

Pros and Cons

Not yet available

Pros and Cons

Not yet available

Available Body Styles

SUV

Available Body Styles

SUV

Available Drivetrain Options

Gasoline

Available Drivetrain Options

Gasoline

Trim Levels

AMG G 63, G 550

Trim Levels

Base, Heritage Edition

Warranty Information

Warranty, Bumper-to-Bumper:

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty, Powertrain

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty, Roadside Assistance:

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty Information

Warranty, Bumper-to-Bumper:

3 years / 36000 miles

Warranty, Powertrain

5 years / 60000 miles

Warranty, Roadside Assistance:

2 years

Safety Ratings

NHTSA Safety Rating (last 5 year average):

Not yet available

IIHS Safety Rating:

Not yet available

Safety Ratings

NHTSA Safety Rating (last 5 year average):

Not yet available

IIHS Safety Rating:

Not yet available

Base Drivetrain Specifications

Horsepower:

416 hp @ 5250 rpm

Torque:

450 foot-lbs @ 2250 rpm

Power-to-Weight Ratio (higher is better):

0.075 hp per pound

Towing Capacity:

Not yet available

Base Drivetrain Specifications

Horsepower:

381 hp @ 5600 rpm

Torque:

401 foot-lbs @ 3600 rpm

Power-to-Weight Ratio (higher is better):

0.066 hp per pound

Towing Capacity:

8100 lbs

Engine Specifications

Engine Size:

4 liters

Engine Configuration:

V

Number of Cylinders:

8

Transmission:

Automatic

Standard/Optional Drivetrain Type:

AWD

EPA Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined MPG):

14 / 17 / 16

Range (city/hwy):

370 / 449 miles

Recommended Fuel Type:

Premium Unleaded

Engine Specifications

Engine Size:

5.7 liters

Engine Configuration:

V

Number of Cylinders:

8

Transmission:

Automatic

Standard/Optional Drivetrain Type:

AWD

EPA Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined MPG):

13 / 17 / 14

Range (city/hwy):

320 / 418 miles

Recommended Fuel Type:

Regular Unleaded

Standard/Optional Features

Apple CarPlay:

Standard

Android Auto:

Standard

Wireless Smartphone Charging:

Available

Keyless Entry:

Standard

Keyless Ignition:

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control:

Standard

Heated Seats:

Standard

Cooled/Ventilated Seats:

Available

Leather Upholstery:

Standard

Navigation System:

Standard

Sunroof/Moonroof:

Standard

Heated Steering Wheel:

Available

Standard/Optional Features

Apple CarPlay:

N/A

Android Auto:

N/A

Wireless Smartphone Charging:

Standard

Keyless Entry:

Standard

Keyless Ignition:

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control:

Standard

Heated Seats:

Standard

Cooled/Ventilated Seats:

Standard

Leather Upholstery:

Standard

Navigation System:

Standard

Sunroof/Moonroof:

Standard

Heated Steering Wheel:

Standard

Safety Equipment

Forward Collision Warning:

Standard

Pedestrian Detection:

Standard

Lane Departure Warning:

Standard

Lane Keeping Assist:

Standard

Blind Spot Monitoring:

Standard

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert:

Standard

360-Degree Camera:

Available

Rear Seat Reminder:

N/A

Driver Attention Monitoring:

Standard

Safety Equipment

Forward Collision Warning:

Standard

Pedestrian Detection:

Standard

Lane Departure Warning:

Standard

Lane Keeping Assist:

N/A

Blind Spot Monitoring:

Standard

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert:

Standard

360-Degree Camera:

Standard

Rear Seat Reminder:

N/A

Driver Attention Monitoring:

N/A

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room:

41.9 inches

Front Leg Room:

38.7 inches

Front Shoulder Room:

57.8 inches

Rear Head Room:

40.5 inches

Rear Leg Room:

39.5 inches

Rear Shoulder Room:

57.4 inches

Cargo Space:

38.1 cubic feet

Cargo Space, 2nd-row seat folded down:

68.6 cubic feet

Overall Interior Volume:

143.4 cubic feet

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room:

38.3 inches

Front Leg Room:

42.9 inches

Front Shoulder Room:

61 inches

Rear Head Room:

38.9 inches

Rear Leg Room:

34.4 inches

Rear Shoulder Room:

61.1 inches

Cargo Space:

16.1 cubic feet

Cargo Space, 2nd-row seat folded down:

82.8 cubic feet

Overall Interior Volume:

Not yet available

Exterior Dimensions

Curb Weight:

5582 lbs

Width:

86.1 inches

Height:

77.5 inches

Length:

189.7 inches

Wheelbase:

113.8 inches

Ground Clearance:

9.5 inches

Exterior Dimensions

Curb Weight:

5815 lbs

Width:

78 inches

Height:

74 inches

Length:

194.9 inches

Wheelbase:

112.2 inches

Ground Clearance:

8.9 inches

Standard Wheel/Tire Information

Wheel Size:

19.0 x 8.5 inches

Wheel Type:

alloy

Tire Size:

275/55R19

Standard Wheel/Tire Information

Wheel Size:

18.0 x 8.0 inches

Wheel Type:

alloy

Tire Size:

P285/60R18