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2020 Genesis G80 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 Review

New 2020 Genesis G80

2020 Genesis
G80

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG C 63

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MSRP*
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$42,550 to $60,000
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$68,100 to $75,700
Invoice* $40,348 to $56,718 $64,014 to $71,158
MPG - City 15 - 18 18
MPG - Hwy 23 - 26 N/A
Engine(s) V-6, V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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
The Genesis G80 offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63. The Genesis G80 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Genesis G80 as you will with the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, 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). Based on MSRP, the Genesis G80 is clearly a better financial choice over the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Genesis G80 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Genesis G80 is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Genesis G80, which is slightly longer than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.

Drivetrain
The Genesis G80 has much less torque than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Genesis G80 has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Genesis G80 is significantly less powerful than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Genesis G80 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63. The Genesis G80 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Genesis G80 than that of the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.