Compare 2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class - Details

2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class (Base S500 4dr Rear-wheel Drive Sedan)

 

2005 BMW 745 (Li 4dr Sedan)

 

2005 Audi A8 (L 4.2 4dr All-wheel Drive Quattro LWB Sedan)

 
MSRP
$83,900
$73,900
$69,900
Invoice
$78,027
$67,430
$65,352
Destination
$720
$695
$720
Auxiliary Visors
NA
NA
Driver Side
Cargo Tie Downs
std
std
std
Cruise Control
std
std
std
12V DC Power Outlet
3
4
3
Floor Console
Full
Full
Full
Driver Information Centre
std
std
std
Tachometer
std
std
std
Rear Window Defogger
std
std
std
Rear View Mirror
Auto-dimming Day-night
Auto-dimming Day-night
Auto-dimming Day-night
Tilt-Wheel Adjustable Steering Column
std
std
std
Heated Front Seats
Driver And Front Passenger Heated-cushion, Heated-seatback
Driver And Front Passenger Heated-cushion, Heated-seatback
Driver And Front Passenger Heated-cushion, Heated-seatback
Cooled Front Seats
Driver And Passenger
Driver And Passenger
Driver And Passenger
Seat Trim
Leather
Leather
Leather
Radio
AM/FM Stereo, Seek-scan
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, Seek-scan
AM/FM/Satellite-capable, Seek-scan
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
std
std
std
Speakers
12 Bose
10
12 Bose
Navigation System
COMAND
Yes With Voice Activation
Yes With Voice Activation
Traction Control
ABS And Driveline
ABS And Driveline
ABS And Driveline
Headlights
High Intensity Low/high Beam, Bi-Xenon
High Intensity Low/high Beam, Bi-xenon
High Intensity Low/high Beam, Bi-xenon
Daytime Running Lights
std
std
std
LED Taillights
std
std
std
Parking Assist
Parktronic
std
Parktronic
Remote Keyless Entry
Keyfob (all Doors)
Keyfob (all Doors)
Keyfob (all Doors)
Low Tire Pressure Warning
std
NA
std
Warranty Overview
Basic (48 Month/50,000 Mileage), Powertrain (48 Month/50,000 Mileage), Corrosion Perforation (48 Month/50,000 Mileage), Roadside Assistance ( Unlimited Month/unlimited Mileage)
Basic (48 Month/50,000 Mileage), Powertrain (48 Month/50,000 Mileage), Corrosion Perforation (144 Month/unlimited Mileage), Roadside Assistance (48 Month/50,000 Mileage), Maintenance (48 Month/50,000 Mileage)
Basic (48 Month/50,000 Mileage), Powertrain (48 Month/50,000 Mileage), Corrosion Perforation (144 Month/unlimited Mileage), Roadside Assistance (48 Month/unlimited Mileage), Maintenance (48 Month/50,000 Mileage)
Warranty - Roadside Assistance
Unlimited Months/unlimited Miles
48 Months/50,000 Miles
48 Months/unlimited Miles
Fog/driving Lights
Front And Rear
Front And Rear
Front And Rear
Heated Door Mirrors
std
std
std
Mirrors, Auto Dimming
Driver
Driver And Passenger
Driver And Passenger
Sunroof
1st Row Regular Express Open/close Sliding And Tilting Glass
1st Row Regular Express Open/close Sliding And Tilting Glass
1st Row Regular Express Open/close Sliding And Tilting Glass
Wheels
17" Silver Aluminum
18" Silver Aluminum
17" Silver Aluminum
Brakes
4-wheel Disc
4-wheel Disc
4-wheel Disc
Drive Type
Rear-wheel
Rear-wheel
Quattro All Wheel
Electronic Stability System
std
DSC
std
Sequential Shift Control
std
STEPTRONIC
Tiptronic
Transmission
7-spd Auto W/OD
6-spd W/OD
6-spd W/OD
Engine
5.0L V-8
4.4L V-8
4.2L V-8
Horsepower
302 @ 5,600 Rpm
325 @ 6,100 Rpm
335 @ 6,500 Rpm
Torque
339 @ 2,700 Rpm
330 @ 3,600 Rpm
317 @ 3,500 Rpm
Fuel Economy - City
16 Mpg
18 Mpg
18 Mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway
24 Mpg
26 Mpg
24 Mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
6.6 Seconds
6.4 Seconds
5.8 Seconds
1/4 Mile Time
15.2 Seconds
15.0 Seconds
14.4 Seconds
1/4 Mile Speed
92 Mph
94 Mph
93 Mph
Curb Weight
4,170 Lbs.
4,464 Lbs.
4,399 Lbs.
Payload
NA
1,058 Lbs.
1,213 Lbs.
Turning Radius
19.8 ''
20.6 ''
20.8 ''
Fuel Tank
23.2 Gal.
23.3 Gal.
23.8 Gal.
Overall Quality - Mechanical
NA
NA
NA
Overall Quality - Design
NA
NA
NA
Performance & Design
NA
NA
NA
Style
NA
NA
NA
Comfort
NA
NA
NA