2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class vs 2018 BMW 7 Series
Evocative (adj.) – bringing strong images, memories, or feelings to mind. This word describes the luxury sedan class. Luxury vehicles are powerful, distinguished, and command respect from others. Not only do they provide cutting-edge technology and comfort, but they possess power and performance under the hood. They exist for those who understand that, although its conduits are not cheap, luxury is priceless. Among luxury cars, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class and BMW 7 series are the top.
For any one of several reasons, many drivers swear by either make. For the rest of us, those who are looking for first-class comfort, convenience, performance, and style, it’s important to know how the two model lines differ, and who comes out on top.
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
2018 BMW 7-series
|603 hp (AMG® S 63 Sedan)||Max Horsepower||600 hp (Alpina B7 xDrive)|
|664 lb-ft. (AMG® S 63 Sedan)||Max Torque||590 lb-ft. (Alpina B7 xDrive)|
|42.4 ft.||Turning Diameter (curb-to-curb)||40.4 ft.|
|12.3” high resolution||Nav/Entertainment Screen||10.2”|
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Advantages
Everything on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class has been thought out and built to provide the deepest and most irreplaceable feelings of expensiveness and luxury in its drivers. When you step into the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class, you understand that this isn’t a car built for just anybody.
The first thing you’ll notice on the S-Class is its elegant, handcrafted cabin. Mercedes-Benz works to simplify, making navigation, entertainment, and climate control simple and intuitive. This minimalistic approach to cabin design eliminates the rows of buttons and switches, by which other luxury vehicle manufacturers have come to be known. As a driver, you get to drive.
And you will drive. The standard 3.0L V6 BiTurbo engine is capable of outputting 362 horsepower (over 40 more than the base 7 series model). You’ll crest hills effortlessly and smoothly riding on top of the innovative multi-link suspension (foregone for a double-wishbone in the 7 Series).
Safety technology is at its best display in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class. Standard Active Brake Assist helps your vehicle avoid, or reduce the severity of, collisions. Attention assist monitors 70 input points and can detect when you’re drowsy. Adaptive Highbeam Assist will automatically adjust your headlights between standard and high-beam to avoid blinding oncoming drivers. Active Steering and Lane Change Assist take over to change lanes in a way that is safe, comfortable, and easy.
What would a luxury car be without first-class entertainment and comfort tech? Both front seats are heated, allowing 16 ways they can be adjusted and programmed for drivers and passengers. Never get into a cold car again. Use your smartphone to start your 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class with the Mercedes Me Mobile Application.
64-color, 3-zone LED ambient lighting helps set a mood and provides a comfortable amount and temperature of cabin light. Mercedes-Benz’ unique Air Balance cabin fragrance system and cabin air purifier keep your sense of smell as engaged in your S-Class, as sight or sound.
Entertainment in the S-Class is second to none. A 12.3” high-resolution central display is controlled through the COMAND® system and touchpad controller. Feel every note with the FrontBass® audio system. You won’t have to learn a new operating system. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class features Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to make the transition between work, travel, and home completely seamless.
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is a paragon of luxury, vision, and quiet sophistication. You have to feel it for yourself. Test drive one today!
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Engine Specs and Options
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is built just as much for power as it is for luxury and comfort. Read about the engine and powertrain options available in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class vehicles. You wont be let down by the range of incredible performance options with the 2018 S-Class
Tech Options in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Spanning active safety, entertainment and comfort, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class provides a host of useful and luxurious technology features that will keep drivers and passengers alike comfortable, engaged, and informed of road conditions. Read about all of the thought luxury-vehicle leaders Mercedes-Benz have invested into their flagship S-Class line.
*European models shown.