2019 Mercedes-Benz S 450 vs 2019 Maserati Ghibli

2019 Mercedes-Benz S 450 vs 2019 Maserati Ghibli

German engineering meets Italian luxury in this Mercedes-Benz vs Maserati comparison. Today it’s the flagship sedan for Mercedes-Benz, the S-Class, taking the reins. Year after year this series continues to impress, complete with sedans, coupes, and cabriolets. Take a look at this matchup as we compare the 2019 Mercedes-Benz S 450 vs 2019 Maserati Ghibli!

We’re going to start by looking at performance, as that tends to be toward the front of everyone’s mind when they think about luxury vehicles. Not surprisingly, Mercedes-Benz wins with the S 450. The 2019 S 450 retains the same power and performance features with 362 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque. How else do they stack up? Check out some of the specs and features below!

2019 Mercedes-Benz S 450


2019 Maserati Ghibli Base

$91,250 MSRP $74,980
19 city/28 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 17 city/24 hwy mpg
9-Speed Automatic Transmission 8-Speed Automatic
362 Horsepower 345
369 lb-ft Torque 369 lb-ft
5.1 seconds 0 to 60 time 5.5 seconds
FWD Drivetrain RWD
Standard Front Power Lumbar Not Available
9 Number of Airbags 8
Standard ATTENTION ASSIST® Not Available
12.3 inches Entertainment Screen Size 8.4 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

What's New in the 2019 S-Class?

Here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis, we’re excited for all the changes made among the 2019 Mercedes-Benz lineup. The S-Class received a few changes, though not quite as extensive as other models in the lineup. The latest addition to the S-Class is a new hybrid option with an on-board 7.2 kW charger for quick charging. You’ll also find two new steering wheel options (AMG® Carbon Fiber/DINAMICA® Performance and AMG® Wood/Leather) in the sedan, cabriolet, and coupe models. Other features you’ll find in the S-Class include:

  • Heated 16-way power front seats with memory
  • 64-color/3-zone LED ambient lighting
  • Air Balance cabin fragrance system
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Burmester Surround Sound System
  • COMAND hard-drive navigation
  • Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
  • Bluetooth audio streaming
  • Rear Seat Entertainment system
  • and much more!

Interested in learning more about the 2019 S 450? Get in touch with the team here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis or schedule a test drive here on our website!

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