Comparison - Genesis G80 5.0 Ultimate 2018 - vs - Mercedes-Benz S-Class S450 4Matic 2018

General

Other Names:

Also called:

--

Also called:

--

2018 Genesis G80: Review
Great Review: 2018 Genesis G80 AWD Sport on Everyman Driver
2018 Genesis G80 3.8 - Ultimate In-Depth Look in 4K
2018 Genesis G80 Sport vs Mercedes E43 AMG Review
Great Review: 2018 Genesis G80 AWD Sport on Everyman Driver
2018 Genesis G80 3.8 - Ultimate In-Depth Look in 4K
2018 Genesis G80 Sport vs Mercedes E43 AMG Review
2018 Genesis G80 Sport 3.3 Twin Turbo V6 FIRST DRIVE REVIEW
New 2018 Mercedes S-Class in-depth review – Carbuyer – James Batchelor
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review | Drive.com.au
2019 Mercedes-AMG S Class VS BMW M760Li V12 - KING GOES TO?
New Mercedes S-Class 2018 in-depth review
Mercedes-Benz presents: King of the City Jungle | S-Class
2019 Mercedes-AMG S Class VS BMW M760Li V12 - KING GOES TO?
2018 Mercedes Benz S Class S560 REVIEW POV by AutoTopNL
Mercedes S-Class (2018) Awesome Technologies
Model: 
Average Price: 
59,500
Updated: 
09 Jun 2018
92,900
Updated: 
09 Jun 2018
Car Type: 
Car
Car
Drive Type: 
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive
Year: 
2018
2018
Total Seating: 
5
5
Transmission: 
8-speed Shiftable Automatic
9-speed Shiftable Automatic
Bluetooth: 
yes
yes
Heated seats: 
no
no
Navigation: 
yes
yes
Doors: 
5
5
Fuel Tank Capacity: 
23.00gals
Exterior Colors: 
Color: 
CASABLANCA WHITE
#F0F0F0
HIMALAYAN GRAY
#565960
CASPIAN BLACK
#0C0B11
SANTIAGO SILVER
#D0D0D0
SERENGETI BROWN
#291A15
ADRIATIC BLUE
#1C2242

Expert Reviews

Expert reviews: 

Plush, safe, and well-equipped, the 2018 Genesis G80 remains a pure luxury sedan, even as rivals get increasingly sporty.

Pros
Handsome, both inside and out
Warranty, maintenance, valet service
Almost all safety equipment standard
Supremely quiet and comfortable ride

Cons
Ponderous handling
Twin-turbo V-6, V-8 not very efficient
Limited cargo space
Smaller backseat

By: 
thecarconnection.com

The 2018 Genesis G80 ranked #2 in Luxury Midsize Cars. Currently the Genesis G80 has a score of 8.8 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 38 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Upscale interior
Long list of standard features
Below-class-average starting price

Cons
Poor fuel economy

By: 
usnews.com

Pros
Comfortable seats
Materials befitting a luxury vehicle
Smooth power from base V-6
Lots of room in the backseat
Styling is sharp and modern
Plethora of standard safety features

Cons
Not very exciting to drive
Steering too vague
Fuel economy lags the rest of the class
Lack of charge points in backseat

By: 
cars.com

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class ranked #1 in Super Luxury Cars. Currently the Mercedes-Benz S-Class has a score of 9.0 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 41 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Lavish, feature-filled interior
Outstanding seats
Powerful twin-turbo engines
Cushioned ride

Cons
Coupe and cabriolet models have small trunks
Modest learning curve for infotainment system

By: 
usnews.com

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz continues to push the envelope for comfort. safety, and autonomous driving aids, while improving upon its effortless power and dignified road manners.

Pros
Forceful, smooth powertrains
A true first-class seating experience
Attention to the finest details
Available all-wheel drive
More safety features than ever

Cons
Steering lacks feedback
Hybrid drives heavy
Pricey

By: 
thecarconnection.com

The 2018 S-Class has a slightly updated look thanks to a restyling of the headlights, grille, and front and rear bumpers. Inside, there's an updated COMAND infotainment system, a standard wireless charging pad, and a new Energizing Comfort system that links various car features together to simultaneously pamper occupants.

PROS
Ample power with any engine choice
Opulent interior with plenty of customization options
A smooth ride no matter what the road surface
Silent cabin that insulates occupants from the outside world

CONS
Some driver assistance options have questionable value
Not as engaging to drive as some rivals

By: 
edmunds.com

Fuel

Fuel Type: 
Premium Unleaded
Premium Unleaded
Fuel Economy City USA: 
15.00mpg
18.00mpg
Fuel Economy HWY: 
23.00mpg
28.00mpg
Engine type: 
Petrol/Gas
Petrol/Gas

Engine and Performance

Valves: 
32
24
Cylinders: 
8
V
6
V
Engine Size/Displacement: 
5.00L
3.00L
Torque: 
383ft-lbs
at 5 000rpm
369ft-lbs
at 1 800rpm
Horsepower: 
420hp
at 6 000rpm
362hp
at 5 500rpm
Cam Type: 
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Double overhead cam (DOHC)

Convenience

Cruise Control: 
yes
yes
Door Pockets: 
no
yes
Cupholders: 
yes
yes
Overhead console: 
yes
yes
Seatback Storage: 
yes
yes
Power Steering: 
yes
yes
Parking sensors: 
yes
yes
Steering Wheel Tilt: 
yes
yes
Telescopic steering wheel: 
yes
yes
Rear View Camera: 
yes
yes
Front view Camera: 
no
no
Side view Camera: 
no
no
On steering wheel: 
Transmission, Cruise And Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
Transmission, Cruise And Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
More in Convenience: 
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)
Heated Steering Wheel
Keyless Ignition
Leather Steering Wheel
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)
Leather Steering Wheel
Keyless Ignition
Sun Sensor
Extended Cabin Heating/Cooling

Exterior Dimensions

Length: 
196.50in
206.50in
Width: 
74.40in
74.80in
Height: 
58.30in
58.70in
Ground Clearance: 
5.00in
Wheel Base: 
118.50in
124.60in

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room: 
39.40
39.70
Rear Head Room: 
38.20
37.40
Front Leg Room: 
45.70in
41.40in
Rear leg room: 
35.00in
34.10in
Front Hip Room: 
55.70in
Front Shoulder Room: 
58.30in
59.70in
Rear Hip Room: 
54.80in
Rear Shoulder room: 
57.10in
59.10in

Weights and capacites

Cargo Capacity: 
15.30cu.ft
16.30cu.ft
Cargo Capacity with Seats in Place: 
15.30cu.ft
16.30cu.ft
Curb Weight: 
4685.00lbs

Instruments

External Temperature Display: 
yes
yes
Clock: 
yes
yes
Trip computer: 
yes
yes
Techometer: 
yes
yes
Compass: 
yes
yes

Power Features

Power windows: 
yes
yes
Remote Keyless doors: 
yes
yes
More Power Features: 
4 One-Touch Power Windows
Heated Mirrors
4 One-Touch Power Windows
Reverse Tilt Passenger Mirror Provides Curb View When Vehicle In Reverse
Heated Mirrors

Seats

Rear Seat Collapsible: 
no
no
Front Seats Features: 
Bucket Front Seats
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
Premium Leather
Multi-Level Heating Driver Seat
Ventilated Driver Seat
Ventilated Passenger Seat
8 -Way Power Passenger Seat
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Multi-Level Heating Passenger Seat
Driver Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
8 -Way Power Driver Seat
Passenger Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Driver Seat Thigh Extension
12 -Way Power Passenger Seat
12 -Way Power Driver Seat
Driver Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Passenger Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Bucket Front Seats
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
Multi-Level Heating Driver Seat
Leather
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Multi-Level Heating Passenger Seat
Driver Seat Thigh Extension
Rear Seats Features: 
Folding center armrest
Rear Ventilation Ducts
Multi-Level Heating
Folding center armrest
Rear Ventilation Ducts

Suspension

Front Suspension: 
Front Stabilizer Bar
Front Stabilizer Bar
Rear Suspension: 
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Info: 
Four-Wheel Independent Suspension
Four-Wheel Independent Suspension

Comfort

Interior air Filtration: 
yes
yes
Climate Control: 
yes
yes
More Comfort Features: 
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Keyless Ignition
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror

Entertainment

DVD player: 
no
no
AM/FM Radio: 
yes
yes
Satellite radio: 
yes
yes
Video monitor: 
no
yes
More Entertainment: 
1 Subwoofer(S)
USB Connection
Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
36 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
Speed Sensitive Volume Control
Lexicon Premium Brand Speakers
528 Watts Stereo Output
17 Total Speakers
13 Total Speakers
2 Subwoofer(S)
Surround Audio Surround Audio (Discrete)
590 Watts Stereo Output
Burmester Premium Brand Stereo System
Memory Card Slot
Burmester Premium Brand Speakers
Speed Sensitive Volume Control
Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
6 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
USB Connection

Exterior Features

Sunroof: 
no
no
Rear defogger: 
yes
yes
Alloy Wheels: 
yes
yes
Wheel size: 
19 X 9.0 In
18 X 8.0
Wheels more: 
Painted Alloy Wheels
Inside Mounted Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Inside Mounted Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
All Season Tires
Wheel Dimensions: 
Width: 
275.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
35
Diameter: 
R19
Width: 
245.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
50
Diameter: 
R18

Safety Features

ABS: 
yes
yes
Front head airbags: 
yes
yes
Rear head airbags: 
yes
yes
Dual front side-mounted airbags: 
yes
yes
Emergency braking assist: 
yes
yes
Traction control: 
yes
yes
Child seat anchors: 
yes
yes
Front brakes: 
Ventilated front disc brakes
Ventilated front disc brakes
Stability control: 
yes
yes
Rear brakes: 
solid rear disc brakes
Rear ventilated disc brakes
Rear door child safety locks: 
yes
yes
Daytime running lights: 
yes
yes
Engine immobilizer: 
yes
yes
Front fog lights: 
yes
no
Dusk sensing headlamps: 
yes
yes
Auto delay off headlamps: 
yes
yes
Front headrests: 
yes
yes
Rear headrests: 
yes
yes
Tire pressure monitoring: 
yes
yes
More Safety Features: 
Blind Spot And Lane Departure Warnings Accident Avoidance System
LED Headlamp
Post-Collision Safety System
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Self-Leveling Headlights
Pre-Collision Safety System
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Turn Signal Mirrors
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Cornering Lights
Turn Signal Mirrors
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Remote Anti-Theft Alarm System
Pre-Collision Safety System
Brake Drying
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Post-Collision Safety System
Adaptive Headlights
High Pressure Washers Headlamps
LED Headlamp
Blind Spot And Lane Departure Warnings Accident Avoidance System
Rear Folding Headrests

Options

Packages: 
Option Group 01
Warmth And Comfort Package
AMG Line Exterior
Premium Package
Driver Assistance Package
Executive Rear Seat Package
Designo Silk Beige/Satin Red Pearl Package
Executive Rear Seat Package PLUS
Designo Silk Beige/Titanium Grey Pearl Package
Rear Seat Package
Exterior Options: 
19” Multispoke Wheels
Rear Spoiler
20” Twin-5-Spoke Wheels
Wheel Locks
20" Multispoke Wheels
Electrically Heated Windshield
Chrome Door Handle Inserts
MAGIC SKY CONTROL
19" Twin 5-Spoke Wheels
20” Triple 5-Spoke Wheels
Interior Options: 
Head-Up Display
Crystal Grey Headliner
Carbon Fiber Look Mirror Housing
Black Headliner
Black DINAMICA Headliner
Exclusive Trim
Rear Seat Entertainment And Comfort Adapter
Comfort Box
Power Outboard Rear Seats W/Memory
Burmester High-End 3D Surround Sound System
Rear Seat Entertainment System
Porcelain Headliner
CD Drive Pre-Wiring In Glove Box
Heated Steering Wheel
Designo Silk Beige/Deep Sea Blue Leather Package
Porcelain DINAMICA Headliner
Wireless Charging Rear
Refrigerator Box For Rear Cabin
Heated Rear Seats