2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG S63 4MATIC® Coupe vs 2017 Maserati Gran Turismo
The luxury coupe segment is filled with elegance and a sporty complex of power and performance. Mercedes-Benz combines their flagship sedan with the adrenaline-inducing impact of their AMG performance engine, while Maserati offers a game changer in their top performance coupe. Take a look as we compare the 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG S 63 4MATIC® Coupe vs 2017 Maserati Gran Turismo.
Under the hood of both of these engines sits something to be marveled. The 2017 AMG S 63 4MATIC® provides drivers with the power of a turbocharged 5.5L V8 engine for outstanding performance out on the open road. While the Gran Turismo’s engine is also impressive, it’s less so at a 4.7L V8 (not turbocharged). Let’s take a look at some of the other comparisons below.
2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG® S 63 4MATIC® Coupe
2017 Maserati Gran Turismo MC Centennial Coupe
|15 city/23 hwy mpg||Fuel Efficiency||13 city/21 hwy mpg|
|7 Speed Automatic||Transmission||6 Speed Automatic|
|664 lb-ft||Torque||384 lb-ft|
|3.8 seconds||0 to 60 time||Not Specified|
|Standard||Cooled Front Seats||Not Available|
|10||Number of Airbags||8|
|Optional||Intelligent Cruise Control||Not Available|
|12.3 inches||Entertainment Screen Size||8 inches|
Performance in the 2017 AMG S 63 4MATIC®
As you probably noticed from the table above, the AMG S 63 4MATIC® beats out the Gran Turismo in a variety of areas in the performance aisle. Yes, the price tags are virtually the same, but the specs and features under the hood are not. Besides blowing the Gran Turismo out of the water when it comes to horsepower and torque, the AMG S 63 4MATIC® somehow still manages to edge out its rival in fuel efficiency as well. How does it do it? The time-tested AMG sports engine has been refined over the years to match surprising efficiency in a car designed to reach exceedingly high levels of torque and horsepower. Add in an extra transmission speed in the AMG S 63 4MATIC® and you’re looking at more seamless gear changes and better top-end fuel efficiency.
We can’t say too much about the Gran Turismo, but if you’re interested in the AMG S 63 4MATIC®, we have just what you’re looking for. Stop by Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis to learn more or browse our inventory. You can also schedule a test drive right here on our website!