How Does the Lexus NX Stack Up Against the Mercedes GLA?

Will the Mercedes GLA crossover be cross-shopped by Lexus NX buyers? AutoGuide thinks so and it’s put together a little comparison to see just what you’re really getting.

The most noticeable difference between the two vehicles is their size. The Lexus offers quite a bit more interior space thanks to its larger dimensions, and it’s reportedly very refined – reviewer calls it a “baby RX” in the way it feels on the road.

The smaller Mercedes can’t match it for feeling like an SUV (if that’s what you’re into…). The NX is nothing like a hatchback, although you can’t really say the same for the GLA.

If it’s performance you’re after, then the NX wins again; the comparable 2.0-liter turbo engine puts out more power and it’s enough to make it feel faster. Apparently, had it not been for the GLA’s clever seven-speed dual-clutch, it would have much more noticeably trailed the Lexus in terms of go.

Check out the full comparo after the virtual jump!


U-Turn Goes Horribly Wrong As Driver Crashes Straight Into Lamp Post

For whatever reason, what should have been a simple U-turn ended up in a – thankfully not serious – accident.

Ford Ranger Reports For Duty As A Cost-Effective Army Vehicle

British engineering firm Ricardo has revealed a military-spec version of the Ranger in collaboration with Polaris Government and Defense .

McLaren Senna Sets Lap Record At Virginia International Raceway, Easily Eclipsing A 911 GT2 RS

The Senna lapped VIR a full 2.9 seconds faster than a Porsche 911 GT2 RS, a blistering fast machine in its own right.

Porsche Taycan Turbo S Outperforms Model S P100D In German Test, Tesla Fans Are Not Happy

The two EVs dueled in the wet and the Porsche came out on top, but since the tests were conducted by a German publication, many claim they were rigged.

Ford Is Making Connected Car Tech Free For Owners

Owners will no longer have to pay to remotely start and unlock their vehicle.

Here’s How TV Shows And Films Get Their Hands On Classic Cars

A company in Georgia connects hundreds of owners to studios that want their car.

Hyundai To Invest $35 Billion In New Auto Technologies By 2025

The South Korean government wants Hyundai to sell Level 4 autonomous vehicles by 2024.

Skoda EV Mule Hits The Nurburgring, Will Be A Production Version Of The Vision iV Concept

The upcoming model will effectively be Skoda’s take on the Volkswagen ID.4.

$120,350 A8 L 60 TFSI e quattro Is Audi’s First Electrified Flagship

The 2020 Audi A8 plug-in hybrid offers an EV range of 28.6 miles and 443 HP of combined output.

German Cops Seized This Gold Wrapped BMW X5 M Because It Was Too Shiny

The BMW crossover was also equipped with tinted taillights and a modified exhaust.