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2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS vs 2018 Jaguar XJ

Find a new way of life in a luxury coupe. You'll find many powerful and beautiful coupes in the luxury car brands across the world. One significant coupe in the Mercedes-Benz catalog is the upcoming 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS, due to release this spring. Although BMW is a worthy and constant competitor to Mercedes-Benz, we thought it'd be good to recognize some more overlooked, yet just as well-regarded companies. So, today, we'll take a look at the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS against the 2018 Jaguar XJ.

The 2018 Jaguar XJ is a sedan compared to the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS Coupe, but otherwise, they make for a very good comparison. They are of similar size and are both in the same, very close price range. With such similarities, that means both luxury vehicles were designed and created to appeal to the same type of audience. So, let's see how they match up. It's the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS vs the 2018 Jaguar XJ.

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2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS vs 2018 Jaguar XJ
4.7L V8 Base Engine 3L V6
402 hp / 443 lb-ft Horsepower / Torque 340 hp / 332 lb-ft
21 MPG* Combined Fuel Economy 21 MPG
$75,150** Starting MSRP $75,400

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS Long Island City, NY

As said, the price tag attached to each of these luxury car models is similar. However, that seems to be the only thing they have in common. Despite costing a touch less, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS is shown to match, and at most times exceed, the specs and features of the 2018 Jaguar XJ. It's also very telling that a far more powerful and larger engine in the 2018 CLS still retains the exact same fuel economy of the lighter engine found in the 2018 XJ. You can put that up to superior design. Furthermore, you can find many additional standard and optional features in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS's 4 unique trim levels. Some of these exclusive and luxury features are:

  • AIRMATIC® Adaptive Air Suspension
  • Heated and Ventilated Seats
  • 0 to 60 mph in 4.9 Seconds
  • ECO-START®/Stop System
  • Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • COMAND® Navigation
  • LED Headlamps and Intelligent Light System
  • Rearview Camera
  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Electromechanical Power Steering
  • Adaptive Brake Assist Technology (BAS®)
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof
  • Active Blind Spot Assist
  • And more!

For more information regarding the upcoming 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS, which is set to release in the Spring of 2018, please visit or contact us here at Silver Star Motors. The Silver Star Motors dealership is located in Long Island City, New York within the borough of Queens.

*EPA estimated 21 MPG highway and city with 21.1-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions.

**MSRP for a 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS includes transportation charge. Excludes all options, taxes, title, registration, [and dealer prep]. Options, model availability, and price may vary. [See dealer for details.]

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS interior dashboard and steering
2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS exterior side shot in grassy interior garage
2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS parked on the top of a garage complex outside
2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS interior seating upholstery

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