The 2019 INFINITI QX80 is a luxury crossover, that is stylish and steals the spotlight on the road. The QX80 offers luxury and performance that cannot be tamed.
Starting MSRP: 2019 INFINITI QX80 $64,400 | 2019 Mercedes GLS450: $70,150
The 2019 INFINITI QX80 is pure performance. The QX80 produces 38 more horsepower (400 vs. 362) than the Mercedes GLS450.
The 2019 INFINITI QX80 offers optional seating for 8 passengers while the GLS450 can only carry 7. The QX80 offers more legroom, shoulder room, and legroom in all three rows of seating. For even more passenger comfort both the 2nd and 3rd row seats recline. The GLS450 does not have third row seating reclining available.
The 2019 INFINITI QX80 offers enhanced safety features that the GLS450 does not. All three rows of seats have height-adjustable seat belts, a better fit can prevent injuries. The Mercedes GLS450 does not offer height-adjustable seat belts for the middle or rear seats.The 2018 INFINITI QX80 has standard Active Head Restraints, which are specially designed headrest that protect the driver and front passenger from whiplash. The AHR system moves the headrests forward to prevent neck and spine injuries in a rear-end collision. The Mercedes GLS450 does not offer a whiplash protection system.
The 2019 QX80 comes with a full 4 year/60,000 mile basic warranty, which covers the entire vehicle and includes 24 hour roadside assistance. The GLS450’s 4 year/50,000 mile basic warranty expires 10,000 miles sooner.
INFINITI’s powertrain warranty covers the QX80 2 years and 20,000 miles longer than Mercedes covers the GLS450’s. Any repairs needed on the engine, transmission, axles, joints or driveshafts is fully covered for 6 years or 70,000 miles. Coverage on the GLS450 ends after only 4 years or 50,000 miles.