2018 Mercedes-Benz S 560 vs 2018 BMW 7-Series

2018 Mercedes-Benz S 560 vs 2018 BMW 7-Series

The flagship sedan of Mercedes-Benz meets another luxurious powerhouse in fellow German automaker BMW. The 7-Series contains performance-enhanced sedans just as the S-Class is in Mercedes-Benz. Which has the better performance output? Which produces better interior comfort? How does the technology in these two compare? Find all that out and more as we look at the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S 560 vs 2018 BMW 7-Series.

Performance is an important aspect of a luxury sedan, especially one with a reputation such as that of Mercedes-Benz. The 2018 S 560 delivers, putting an incredible 463 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque under the hood while still managing to get 17 city/27 hwy mpg. Ready for a wild ride? Then the 2018 S 560 might be what you’ve been looking for.

2018 Mercedes-Benz S 560


2018 BMW 740i

$99,900 MSRP $94,600
17 city/27 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 17 city/26 hwy mpg
9-Speed Automatic Transmission 8-Speed Automatic
463 Horsepower 445
516 lb-ft Torque 480 lb-ft
4.6 seconds 0 to 60 time Not Available
FWD Drivetrain RWD
9 Number of Airbags 7
Standard PRESAFE® Not Available
Standard ATTENTION ASSIST® Not Available
12.3 inches Entertainment Screen Size 8 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

Comfort and Convenience in the 2018 S 560

If you haven’t considered switching to a luxury sedan, now is the time! Showcase your class by driving a vehicle that echoes the tradition of excellence erring on the side of Mercedes-Benz. While the lineup of Mercedes-Benz sedans might be impressive, the S 560 just might be the best yet. It has 16-way power front seats with memory so that you can find your sweet spot and then save it for the next time you sit down. Included in the S 560 is a set of features that are not available in any other production car, called Energizing Comfort Control. What this feature does is coordinate a variety of interior features and can adjust the Air Balance Fragrance, ambient lighting, audio system, and massaging backrests. Looking for a custom setting? You’ll be able to choose from six different 10-minute programs designed to set the mood for whatever kind of mood you want to be in. Also included in the S 560 are other features such as Nappa leather upholstery, keyless entry, all-LED interior lighting, a panorama roof, and much more.

There isn’t much the S 560 can’t do. While the BMW 740i is certainly a remarkable ride, it just doesn’t quite add up to what Mercedes-Benz’s flagship sedan has. Interested in learning more about the 2018 S 560? Get in touch with the team here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis today to find out how you could be the next proud owner of one. You can also schedule a test drive right here on our website!

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