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    Mercedes-Benz S-Class vs Audi A8 L

    CarWale brings you comparison of Mercedes-Benz S-Class and Audi A8 L. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class price is ₹ 2.17 Crore and Audi A8 L price is ₹ 1.58 Crore. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is available in 2925 cc engine with 1 fuel type options: Diesel and Audi A8 L is available in 2995 cc engine with 1 fuel type options: Petrol. A8 L provides the mileage of 12 kmpl.

    S-Class vs A8 L Comparison Overview

    Key HighlightsS-Class A8 L
    Price₹ 2.17 Crore₹ 1.58 Crore
    Engine Capacity2925 cc2995 cc
    Power326 bhp335 bhp
    TransmissionAutomatic (Torque Converter)Automatic (Torque Converter)
    Fuel TypeDieselPetrol
    Mercedes-Benz S-Class
    ₹ 2.17 Crore
    Avg. Ex-Showroom price
    VS
    Audi A8 L
    Audi A8 L
    55 TFSI quattro
    ₹ 1.58 Crore
    Avg. Ex-Showroom price
    VS
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    Specifications and Finance

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    • Engine & Transmission

      Acceleration (0-100 kmph) (seconds)5.7
      Top Speed (Kmph)250
      Engine2925 cc, 6 Cylinders Inline, Not Applicable Valves/Cylinder, DOHC2995 cc, 6 Cylinders In V Shape, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC
      Engine Type3.0L Twin-Turbocharged FSI V6 MHEV
      Fuel Type DieselPetrol
      Max Power (bhp@rpm)326 bhp @ 3600 rpm335 bhp @ 5000 rpm
      Max Torque (Nm@rpm)500 Nm @ 1200 rpm500 Nm @ 1370 rpm
      Mileage (ARAI) (kmpl)12View Mileage Details
      Driving Range (Km)864
      DrivetrainAWDAWD
      TransmissionAutomatic (Torque Converter)Automatic (Torque Converter) - 8 Gears, Manual Override & Paddle Shift, Sport Mode
      Emission StandardBS 6BS 6
      Turbocharger/SuperchargerTurbochargedTwin Turbo
      Battery48 Volt
      OthersRegenerative Braking, Idle Start/StopRegenerative Braking, Idle Start/Stop
    • Dimensions & Weight

      Length (mm)52895302
      Width (mm)21091945
      Height (mm)15031485
      Wheelbase (mm)3128
      Kerb Weight (kg)2030
    • Capacity

      Doors (Doors)44
      Seating Capacity (Person)54
      No of Seating Rows (Rows)22
      Bootspace (litres)505
      Fuel Tank Capacity (litres)72
    • Suspensions, Brakes, Steering & Tyres

      Front SuspensionFive-link front axle; tubular anti-roll bar air spring suspension
      Rear SuspensionFive-link rear axle tubular anti-roll bar; air spring suspension
      Front Brake TypeDisc
      Rear Brake TypeDisc
      Minimum Turning Radius (metres)6.45
      Steering TypePower assisted (Electric)
      WheelsAlloy Wheels
      Spare WheelSpace Saver
      Front Tyres255 / 45 R19
      Rear Tyres255 / 45 R19

    Features

    • Safety

      Airbags8 Airbags (Driver, Passenger, 2 Curtain, Driver Side, Front Passenger Side, 2 Rear Passenger Side)6 Airbags (Driver, Front Passenger, 2 Curtain, Driver Side, Front Passenger Side)
      Middle rear three-point seatbelt
      Middle Rear Head Rest
      Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
      Child Seat Anchor Points
      Seat Belt Warning
    • Braking & Traction

      Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
      Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
      Brake Assist (BA)
      Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
      Four-Wheel-DriveTorque-On-Demand
      Hill Hold Control
      Traction Control System (TC/TCS)
      Ride Height Adjustment
      Differential LockElectronic
    • Locks & Security

      Engine immobilizer
      Central LockingKeylessKeyless
      Speed Sensing Door Lock
      Child Safety Lock
    • Comfort & Convenience

      Air ConditionerYes (Automatic Four Zone)Yes (Automatic Four Zone)
      Front ACTwo Zones, Individual Fan Speed ControlsTwo Zones, Individual Fan Speed Controls
      Rear ACTwo Zones, Vents Behind Front Armrest, Individual Fan Speed ControlsTwo Zones, Vents Behind Front Armrest and on Pillars, Individual Fan Speed Controls
      Heater
      Vanity Mirrors on Sun VisorsDriver & Co-DriverDriver & Co-Driver
      Anti-glare MirrorsElectronic - AllElectronic - All
      Parking Assist360 Camera360 Camera
      Parking SensorsFront & RearFront & Rear
      Cruise Control
      Headlight & Ignition On Reminder
      Keyless Start/ Button Start
      Steering AdjustmentElectric Tilt & TelescopicElectric Tilt & Telescopic
      12V Power Outlets22
    • Seats & Upholstery

      Driver Seat Adjustment12 way electrically adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down, seat base angle up / down, extended thigh support forward / back)16 way electrically adjustable with 2 memory presets (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back, seat base angle up / down, shoulder support forward / back) + 2 way manually adjustable (headrest forward / back)
      Front Passenger Seat Adjustment12 way electrically adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down, seat base angle up / down, extended thigh support forward / back)16 way electrically adjustable with 2 memory presets (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back, seat base angle up / down, shoulder support forward / back) + 2 way manually adjustable (headrest forward / back)
      Rear Row Seat Adjustment12 way electrically adjustable with 2 memory presets (backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back, seat base angle up / down, extended thigh support forward / back)10 way electrically adjustable with 2 memory presets (backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back, seat base angle up / down) + 2 way manually adjustable (headrest forward / back)
      Seat UpholsteryLeatherLeather
      Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel
      Leather-wrapped Gear Knob
      Driver Armrest
      Rear Passenger Seats TypeBenchBench
      Ventilated SeatsAllAll
      Ventilated Seat TypeHeated and cooledHeated and cooled
      InteriorsDual ToneDual Tone
      Interior ColoursBlack, Silk Beige / Espresso BrownBlack, Merino Gray / Meteorite Gray, Merlot Red / Black, Metropolis Gray / Granite Gray, Mother-of-Pearl / Sapwood Brown, Nutmeg Brown / Black, Nutmeg Brown / Tourmaline Blue, Saiga Beige / Black, Sard Brown / Black
      Rear ArmrestWith Audio controls & Cup holder
      Front Seatback Pockets
      Head-restsFront & RearFront & Rear
    • Storage

      Cup HoldersFront & RearFront & Rear
      Driver Armrest Storage
      Sunglass Holder
    • Doors, Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

      Power WindowsFront & RearFront & Rear
      One Touch -DownAllAll
      One Touch - UpAllAll
      Adjustable ORVMElectrically Adjustable & RetractableElectrically Adjustable & Retractable
      Turn Indicators on ORVM
      Rear Defogger
      Exterior Door HandlesBody ColouredChrome
      Rain-sensing Wipers
      Interior Door HandlesChromeChrome
      Door PocketsFront & RearFront & Rear
      Side Window BlindsRear - electricRear - electric
      Boot-lid OpenerElectric Opening and ClosingElectric Opening and Closing
      Rear Windshield BlindElectricElectric
      Outside Rear View Mirrors (ORVMs)Body ColouredBody Coloured
    • Exterior

      Sunroof / MoonroofPanoramic SunroofPanoramic Sunroof
      Roof Mounted Antenna
      Body-Coloured Bumpers
      Chrome Finish Exhaust pipe
      Rub - StripsChrome Inserts
    • Lighting

      Daytime Running LightsLEDLED
      Ambient Interior LightingMulti-colourMulti-colour
      Puddle Lamps
      Fog LightsLED on front, LED on rearLED
      HeadlightsLEDLED
      Automatic Head Lamps
      Follow me home headlamps
      Tail LightsLEDLED
      Cabin LampsFront and RearFront and Rear
      Headlight Height Adjuster
      Glove Box Lamp
      Lights on Vanity MirrorsDriver & Co-DriverDriver & Co-Driver
      Rear Reading LampBoth Sides
      Cornering HeadlightsIntelligentIntelligent
    • Instrumentation

      Instrument ClusterDigitalDigital
      Trip MeterElectronic 2 TripsElectronic 2 Trips
      Average Fuel Consumption
      Average Speed
      Distance to Empty
      ClockAnalogueDigital
      Low Fuel Level Warning
      Door Ajar Warning
      Adjustable Cluster Brightness
      Gear Indicator
      Shift IndicatorDynamicDynamic
      TachometerDigitalDigital
      Instantaneous Consumption
    • Entertainment, Information & Communication

      Smart ConnectivityAndroid Auto (Yes), Apple Car Play (Yes)Android Auto (Yes), Apple Car Play (Yes)
      Integrated (in-dash) Music System
      DisplayLCD DisplayTouch-screen Display
      Display Screen for Rear Passengers
      GPS Navigation System
      Speakers6+6+
      USB Compatibility
      Aux Compatibility
      Bluetooth CompatibilityPhone & Audio StreamingPhone & Audio Streaming
      MP3 Playback
      CD Player
      DVD Playback
      AM/FM Radio
      iPod Compatibility
      Internal Hard-drive
      Steering mounted controls
      Voice Command
    • Manufacturer Warranty

      Battery Warranty (Kilometres)
      Warranty (Years)22
      Warranty (Kilometres)UnlimitedUnlimited

    CarWale's Take

    Good Things
    • Superb refinement
    • Immersive comfort and luxury
    • Technology laden
    • Elegant design with massive proportions
    • Feature packed
    • Impeccably designed cabin 
    Could be Better
    • Urban driving is challenging
    • Exorbitant
    • Low ground clearance
    • Expensive than rivals
    • Limited powertrain options
    • Twin infotainment displays are fiddly to use

    Colours

    Onyx Black
    Moonlight Blue Metallic
    Emerald Green
    Navarra Blue Metallic
    Anthracite Blue
    Seville Red Metallic
    Rubellite Red
    Vesuvius Grey Metallic
    Designo Diamond White Bright
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    Terra Grey Metallic
    Impala Beige Pearl effect
    Glacier White Metallic
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    S-Class Vs A8 L Comparison FAQs

    Q: Which car is cheaper between Mercedes-Benz S-Class and Audi A8 L?

    Mercedes-Benz S-Class is priced at ₹ 2.17 Crore, whereas Audi A8 L is priced at ₹ 1.58 Crore. Hence Audi A8 L is the cheaper car amongst the two. For detailed comparison of S-Class vs A8 L, click here.

    Q: What are the pros and cons of Mercedes-Benz S-Class and Audi A8 L?

    Pros of S-Class are:

    • Superb refinement
    • Immersive comfort and luxury
    • Technology laden

    Pros of A8 L are:

    • Elegant design with massive proportions
    • Feature packed
    • Impeccably designed cabin 

    Cons of S-Class are:

    • Urban driving is challenging
    • Exorbitant
    • Low ground clearance

    Cons of A8 L are:

    • Expensive than rivals
    • Limited powertrain options
    • Twin infotainment displays are fiddly to use

    Q: How is the performance of S-Class compared to A8 L?

    For the S 400d 4MATIC version, 2925 cc Diesel engine of S-Class produces 326 bhp @ 3600 rpm of power and 500 Nm @ 1200 rpm of torque. Whereas for the 55 TFSI quattro version, 2995 cc Petrol engine of A8 L produces 335 bhp @ 5000 rpm of power and 500 Nm @ 1370 rpm of torque.
    Disclaimer: For the above Comparison of Compare S-Class and A8 L, CarWale has taken utmost care in gathering precise and accurate information about price, specs, features, colours etc, however, CarWale cannot be held liable for any direct or indirect damage/loss. For Compare S-Class and A8 L comparison, we have considered most popular version on CarWale as default, however, any version of these cars can be compared.