The horsepower is a parameter that majority of car fans pay the biggest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Mercedes that has by 18 horsepower more in comparison to the Toyota Land Cruiser V8, which makes this car a bit better in terms of high speed. Because of more horsepower the Mercedes M-Class W166 will as well give somewhat better efficiency in specific gears.
The fuel economy is distinctly to Mercedes M-Class W166's advantage. This vehicle consumes 5.6 l less petrol in the mixed cycle compared to the Toyota Land Cruiser V8 4.7 V8 288HP automatic. It is also worth to know that average fuel consumption in the combined cycle for the full-size SUV segment, in which the Mercedes M-Class W166 is classified, equals to 12.2 l whereas the Mercedes M-Class W166 burns up by 28 % less amount of fuel than the average.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Mercedes M-Class W166 350 BlueEFFICIENCY 4MATIC 306HP automatic 4x4 accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 7.6 s, which is 1.6 s faster when compared to the Toyota Land Cruiser V8. But the difference is not as much big to be taken into account when buying a car.
The maximum speed of the Mercedes M-Class W166 is greater compared with the Toyota Land Cruiser V8 by 18, which allows the Mercedes M-Class W166 350 BlueEFFICIENCY 4MATIC 306HP automatic 4x4 to overcome faster large stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 35 kilometers/hour is small and will be negligible in everyday driving.
The Mercedes M-Class W166 has 66 millimeters longer wheelbase in comparison to Toyota Land Cruiser V8. Thanks to this the Mercedes M-Class W166 is safer and has a better stability. What is more, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable driving.
Model release date
The difference in date of commencement of production between these two vehicles is only 3 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a blistering pace what may cause that the Mercedes M-Class W166 may feature more advanced solutionswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.