2018 Mercedes-Benz S 450 4MATIC® vs 2018 BMW 740i Sedan

2018 Mercedes-Benz S 450 4MATIC® vs 2018 BMW 740i Sedan

New for 2018 is a redesigned S-Class, made to impress even the most stringent of car buyers. As the flagship model for Mercedes-Benz, this is where you’ll find uncompromising luxury which is unmatched by most others. Curious to see how it compares to another top model? Read on as we compare the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S 450 4MATIC® vs 2018 BMW 740i sedan.

The first thing you’ll likely notice about these two is that the S 450 4MATIC® has a little bit of a higher MSRP. While that may seem like a detractor for some, true luxury car enthusiasts know that you can’t find cheap luxury. It offers a lot more under the hood and inside than its BMW rival. See some closer comparisons as we weigh the pros and cons of each in the table below.

2018 Mercedes-Benz S 450 4MATIC®


2018 BMW 740i xDrive

$92,900 MSRP $86,100
18 city/28 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 20 city/29 hwy mpg
9-Speed Automatic Transmission 8-Speed Automatic
362 Horsepower 320
369 lb-ft Torque 330 lb-ft
5.1 seconds 0 to 60 time 5.1 seconds
4WD Drivetrain 4WD
Standard Leather Interior Trim Not Available
9 Number of Airbags 8
Standard ATTENTION ASSIST® Not Available
12.3 inches Entertainment Screen Size 8 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

Specs and Features in the 2018 S 450 4MATIC®

You’re looking for something more than just above average. You want to blow average out of the water. If that sounds like you, take another look at the S 450 4MATIC®. This sedan is equipped with extraordinary performance for a sporty yet classy experience on the road. what’s more, it also has technology features you won’t find in most other sedans, including some you might not have even known you needed. Some of the features found in the S 450 4MATIC® include:

  • Heated 16-way power front seats with memory
  • 5 Years of Mercedes-Benz mbrace® Connect services
  • 64-color/3-zone LED ambient lighting
  • Energizing Comfort Control
  • 12.3" high-resolution central display
  • 12.3" digital instrument cluster
  • COMAND® System with touchpad controller
  • Premium sound system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Rearview Camera
  • And much more!

Interested in learning more about the S-Class or any of the other models in the Mercedes-Benz lineup? Get in touch with us here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis or schedule a test drive today!

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