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2016 Audi RS 7 vs. 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mercedes-Benz S-Class than the Audi RS 7, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi RS 7.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi RS 7 as you will with the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Audi RS 7 is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Audi RS 7 and the Mercedes-Benz S-Class have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Audi RS 7 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz S-Class. The Audi RS 7 is slightly shorter than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Audi RS 7 and the Mercedes-Benz S-Class do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Audi RS 7 has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi RS 7 is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

Utility
The Audi RS 7 has less seating than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, making the Mercedes-Benz S-Class the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers.

Warranty
The Audi RS 7 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

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Compare the 2016 Audi RS 7 and the 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

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2016 Audi
RS 7

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MSRP*: $108,900

2017 Mercedes-Benz
S-Class

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MSRP*: $96,600 - $170,750
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City MPG: 15 13 - 18
Highway MPG: 25 22 - 26
Engine(s): V-8 V-12, V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $101,278 $89,838 - $158,798

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.