2018 BMW 8 Series vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz SL 550
2018 BMW 8 Series 2018 Mercedes-Benz SL 550
523 hp 362 hp
Front Leg Room
57.2 in. 53.6 in.
Acceleration 0-60 mph
3.6 seconds 4.9 seconds

2018 BMW 8 Series vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz SL 550

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Two supremely powerful vehicles on the road, both the 2019 BMW 8 Series and the 2019 Mercedes SL 550 have plenty of great reasons that you might want to check these vehicles out. Let's take a look at the different categories so that we can decide which one will offer you the superior value. You have a lot of different things to look at when it comes to these vehicles.


The interior of the 2019 BMW 8 Series offers up some style and class that you will be hard-pressed to find anywhere else in a vehicle. This car is one of a kind, and you will struggle to find a better value. You have a tri-color design with the interior, and this design raises the vehicle one step above its class. The interior feels of better quality than what you get with the S-class. The seat design of the 2019 BMW 8 Series looks about as exquisite as it gets. When you contrast this with the 2019 Mercedes SL 550, you have a polished-up interior. However, it doesn't quite stack up to the level of quality that you get with the 2019 BMW 8 Series. The SL-class remains largely unchanged since the last year's model, which means that you don't necessarily have to rush out and buy it because the company hasn't made any new improvements to the interior.


Looking at the exterior design of the 2019 BMW 8 Series, you have a happy and refreshing new design to come to the exterior of this luxury coupe. One glance at the exterior will immediately tell you that you have a sporty vehicle on hand. The nose seems somewhat flat and the grille looks smaller than what they did with the concept car. What does the exterior of the 2019 Mercedes SL 550 look like? To be fair, in this category, the car does look attractively alluring. The design gives this car a distinguished look, and you have strong references to the lineage of the model. You have over-sized grille and a tall front end. This is a car that offers up smooth and athletic lines.


When we look at the engine of the 2019 BMW 8 Series, that's where this car excels. You have a 523 horsepower V8 engine, and you can also sign up for the 840d diesel engine. The 2019 BMW 8 Series can race from zero to 62 in 3.7 seconds. The xDrive AWD comes as the standard for the vehicle. That's not common, and this shows what a great vehicle you have. If we compare this with the 2019 Mercedes SL 550, you have a 362 horsepower V6 engine. It scoots from zero to 60 in 4.3 seconds, a far cry from the 2019 BMW 8 Series. Outside of the faster acceleration with the 2019 Mercedes SL 550, you have an almost identical operation in the SL 550 as with the SL 450.

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