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2019 BMW M850 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review

New 2019 BMW M850

2019 BMW
M850

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

2020 Mercedes-Benz
S-Class

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MSRP*
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$121,400
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$138,600
Invoice* $113,400 $130,284
MPG - City 17 17
MPG - Hwy 26 N/A
Engine(s) V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity 4 4
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW M850 than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class. The BMW M850 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class requires fewer visits to the gas station than the BMW M850, making it more convenient to drive.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the BMW M850 will have less of an impact on your bank account 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 BMW M850 and the Mercedes-Benz S-Class have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW M850 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz S-Class. The BMW M850 is slightly shorter than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW M850 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M850 is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW M850 and the Mercedes-Benz S-Class. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the BMW M850 as you will in the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

Warranty
The BMW M850 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.