2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 vs. 2020 Porsche 911 | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 vs. 2020 Porsche 911 Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG E 53

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New 2020 Porsche 911

2020 Porsche
911

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MSRP*
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$74,950
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$97,400 to $120,600
Invoice* $70,453 --
MPG - City 21 18
MPG - Hwy 28 23 - 24
Engine(s) Inline-6 Horizontal
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

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Porsche 911, 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). Based on MSRP, the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 is clearly a better financial choice over the Porsche 911. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Porsche 911.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 is about the same width as the Porsche 911. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Porsche 911.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Porsche 911.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 has a larger turning radius than the Porsche 911, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 is somewhat more powerful than the Porsche 911.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 and the Porsche 911.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Porsche 911.