2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class vs 2018 Audi A8
It's hard to find competition for Mercedes-Benz models. Most of their upper-tier models are too luxurious and powerful to carry weight against other vehicles, even those within man luxury brands such as BMW, Acura, Jaguar, and more. We've found this to be even more true with our selection today of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class sedan. Thankfully, we believe we've found an adequate contender with the 2018 Audi A8.
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is the king of the car class within the Mercedes-Benz catalog, reigning above the more humble C-Class and E-Class models. Likewise, the 2018 Audi A8 fulfills a similar function, with lesser sedan models within the Audi catalog titled as A3 to A7. Both at the top of their game, let's see how these models do against one another. It's the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class vs the 2018 Audi A8 in the battle of the luxury sedans!
2018 Mercedes-Benz S 450
2018 Audi A8 L 3.0T
|3L V6||Baseline Engine||3L V6|
|362 hp / 369 lb-ft||Horsepower / Torque||333 hp / 325 lb-ft|
|22 MPG*||Combined Fuel Economy||22 MPG|
|23 gal.||Fuel Tank Capacity||21.7 gal.|
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class D'lberville, MS
The 2018 Audi A8 luxury performance sedan puts up quite a fight and does come with a price a bit under that of the baseline S-Class. However, the 2018 Audi A8 remains inferior to the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class in terms of specs. Mercedes-Benz provides a superior offering in the battle of the luxury sedans with more power, a greater driving range, and far more technology and interior comfort, including such available features as:
- Brake Assist (BAS®)
- Rearview Camera
- Leather Upholstery
- Surround View System
- ECO-START® and ECO-STOP®
- Complete Interior LED Lighting
- Car-to-X Communication
- AIRMATIC® Suspension
- Burmester High-End 3D Surround Sound System
- Panorama Roof
- COMAND® Hard-Drive Navigation
- MAGIC BODY CONTROL® with CURVE FUNCTION
- MAGIC VISION CONTROL®
- Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
- And More!
If you wish to test the mettle of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class yourself then contact us! Here at the Mercedes-Benz of South Mississippi dealership, you can inspect and test drive any Mercedes-Benz model we have in stock, whether that be the S-Class or another. Mercedes-Benz of South Mississippi is located in D'lberville, Mississippi within Harrison County. Drop by today!
*EPA estimated 28 MPG highway and 19 MPG city with 23-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions.