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Compare Cadillac CT5 vs Mercedes Maybach S-Class Z223

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Neoscore
90%
80%
Pros
  • Exceptional CT5-V Blackwing with small block V8
  • Superb styling
  • Good build quality
  • Last chance to get a Mercedes V12
  • Very comfortable
Cons
  • Stuck with MacPherson struts in the front
  • Ugly exterior styling
  • Too much focus on electronic gimmicks

Variants

2.0
2.0 AWD
3.0
3.0 AWD
CT5-V
CT5-V AWD
CT5-V BLACKWING
S 580 4MATIC
S 680 4MATIC

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
337 L / 11.9 cu-ft
S 580 4MATIC505 L / 17.8 cu-ftS 680 4MATIC495 L / 17.5 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
2.010.4 L / 11.0 qt2.0 AWD10.4 L / 11.0 qt3.012.1 L / 12.8 qt3.0 AWD12.3 L / 13.0 qtCT5-V12.1 L / 12.8 qtCT5-V AWD12.1 L / 12.8 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
2.05.0 L / 5.3 qt2.0 AWD5.0 L / 5.3 qt3.05.7 L / 6.0 qt3.0 AWD6.2 L / 6.6 qtCT5-V5.7 L / 6.0 qtCT5-V AWD5.7 L / 6.0 qtCT5-V BLACKWING9.5 L / 10.0 qt
S 580 4MATIC9.5 L / 10.0 qtS 680 4MATIC10.5 L / 11.1 qt
Fuel Capacity
66.0 L / 17.4 gal
76.0 L / 20.1 gal
Passengers
5
4
Payload
S 580 4MATIC695 kg / 1532 lbsS 680 4MATIC615 kg / 1356 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
2.0Ventilated discs, 321 mm2.0 AWDVentilated discs, 321 mm3.0Ventilated discs, 321 mm3.0 AWDVentilated discs, 321 mmCT5-VVentilated discs, 345x30 mmCT5-V AWDVentilated discs, 345x30 mmCT5-V BLACKWINGVentilated discs, 398x36 mm
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
2.0Ventilated discs, 315 mm2.0 AWDVentilated discs, 315 mm3.0Ventilated discs, 315 mm3.0 AWDVentilated discs, 315 mmCT5-VVentilated discs, 315x23 mmCT5-V AWDVentilated discs, 315x23 mmCT5-V BLACKWINGVentilated discs, 373.5x28 mm
Ventilated discs
Chassis Type
Unibody
Offroad | Approach Angle
14.7 deg
Offroad | Breakover Angle
9.9 deg
Offroad | Departure Angle
15.4 deg
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
MacPherson strut
Multi-link
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Pneumatic
Tire Size
2.0245/45 R182.0 AWD245/45 R183.0245/45 R183.0 AWD245/45 R18CT5-V245/40 R19, 255/35 R20CT5-V AWD245/40 R19, 255/35 R20CT5-V BLACKWINGFront wheel tires: 275/35 R19 Rear wheel tires: 305/30 R19
Front wheel tires: 255/45 R19, 255/40 R20, 265/35 R21 Rear wheel tires: 255/45 R19, 255/40 R20, 285/35 R20, 265/35 R21
Turning Circle
2.011.9 m / 39.0 ft2.0 AWD12.4 m / 40.7 ft3.011.9 m / 39.0 ft3.0 AWD12.4 m / 40.7 ftCT5-V11.9 m / 39.0 ftCT5-V AWD12.4 m / 40.7 ft

Construction

Body Style
4-door Sedan
Full-size limousineS 580 4MATIC4-door mild-hybrid SedanS 680 4MATIC4-door Sedan
Platform
Mercedes-Benz MRA

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
130 mm / 5.1 in
Size | Height
2.01452 mm / 57.2 in2.0 AWD1452 mm / 57.2 in3.01452 mm / 57.2 in3.0 AWD1452 mm / 57.2 inCT5-V1453 mm / 57.2 inCT5-V AWD1453 mm / 57.2 inCT5-V BLACKWING1453 mm / 57.2 in
1510 mm / 59.4 in
Size | Length
2.04924 mm / 193.9 in2.0 AWD4924 mm / 193.9 in3.04924 mm / 193.9 in3.0 AWD4924 mm / 193.9 inCT5-V4923 mm / 193.8 inCT5-V AWD4923 mm / 193.8 inCT5-V BLACKWING4923 mm / 193.8 in
5469 mm / 215.3 in
Size | Width
2.01883 mm / 74.1 in (mirror unfolded)2.0 AWD1883 mm / 74.1 in (mirror unfolded)3.01883 mm / 74.1 in (mirror unfolded)3.0 AWD1883 mm / 74.1 in (mirror unfolded)CT5-V1882 mm / 74.1 in | 2040 mm / 80.3 in (mirror unfolded)CT5-V AWD1882 mm / 74.1 in | 2040 mm / 80.3 in (mirror unfolded)CT5-V BLACKWING1882 mm / 74.1 in
1921 mm / 75.6 in | 2109 mm / 83.0 in (mirror unfolded)
Track Width | Front
2.01594.0 mm / 62.8 in2.0 AWD1594.0 mm / 62.8 in3.01594.0 mm / 62.8 in3.0 AWD1594.0 mm / 62.8 inCT5-V1595.0 mm / 62.8 inCT5-V AWD1595.0 mm / 62.8 in
1655.0 mm / 65.2 in
Track Width | Rear
2.01624.0 mm / 63.9 in2.0 AWD1624.0 mm / 63.9 in3.01624.0 mm / 63.9 in3.0 AWD1624.0 mm / 63.9 inCT5-V1623.0 mm / 63.9 inCT5-V AWD1623.0 mm / 63.9 in
1683.0 mm / 66.3 in
Weight
2.01803.0 kg / 3974.9 lbs2.0 AWD1803.0 kg / 3974.9 lbs3.01803.0 kg / 3974.9 lbs3.0 AWD1803.0 kg / 3974.9 lbsCT5-V1803.0 kg / 3974.9 lbsCT5-V AWD1880.0 kg / 4144.7 lbs
S 580 4MATIC2215.0 kg / 4883.2 lbsS 680 4MATIC2275.0 kg / 5015.5 lbs
Wheel Size
2.018 in2.0 AWD18 in3.018 in3.0 AWD18 inCT5-V19 in, 20 inCT5-V AWD19 in, 20 inCT5-V BLACKWINGFront wheel rims: 10J x 19 Rear wheel rims: 11J x 19
Front wheel rims: 8.5J x 19, 9J x 20, 9J x 21 Rear wheel rims: 8.5J x 19, 9J x 20, 10J x 20, 9J x 21
Wheelbase
2.02947 mm / 116.0 in2.0 AWD2947 mm / 116.0 in3.02947 mm / 116.0 in3.0 AWD2947 mm / 116.0 inCT5-V2946 mm / 116.0 inCT5-V AWD2946 mm / 116.0 inCT5-V BLACKWING2946 mm / 116.0 in
3396 mm / 133.7 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
S 580 4MATIC4.8 secS 680 4MATIC4.5 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
2.06.6 sec2.0 AWD6.6 sec3.04.6 secCT5-V BLACKWING3.7 sec
S 580 4MATIC4.6 secS 680 4MATIC4.3 sec
CO2 Emission
S 580 4MATIC233 ~ 248 g/kmS 680 4MATIC305 ~ 322 g/km
Fuel Economy
2.09.0 L/100km / 26.1 MPG (combined) | 10.2 L/100km / 23.1 MPG (urban) | 7.4 L/100km / 31.8 MPG (highway)2.0 AWD9.0 L/100km / 26.1 MPG (combined) | 10.2 L/100km / 23.1 MPG (urban) | 7.4 L/100km / 31.8 MPG (highway)3.011.2 L/100km / 21.0 MPG (combined) | 12.4 L/100km / 19.0 MPG (urban) | 9.0 L/100km / 26.1 MPG (highway)CT5-V13.1 L/100km / 18.0 MPG (urban) | 8.7 L/100km / 27.0 MPG (highway)CT5-V AWD13.1 L/100km / 18.0 MPG (urban) | 9.0 L/100km / 26.1 MPG (highway)
S 580 4MATIC10.2 L/100km / 23.1 MPG (combined) | 15.2 L/100km / 15.5 MPG (urban) | 7.3 L/100km / 32.2 MPG (highway)S 680 4MATIC13.3 L/100km / 17.7 MPG (combined) | 19.8 L/100km / 11.9 MPG (urban) | 9.5 L/100km / 24.8 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
322.0 km/h / 200.1 mph
250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
2.0Rear-wheel drive2.0 AWDAll-wheel drive3.0Rear-wheel drive3.0 AWDAll-wheel driveCT5-VFront-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel driveCT5-V AWDFront-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel driveCT5-V BLACKWINGFront-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 6D-ISC-FCM
Engine
2.0LSY2.0 AWDLSY3.0LGY3.0 AWDLGYCT5-VLGYCT5-V AWDLGYCT5-V BLACKWINGLT4
S 580 4MATICM 176S 680 4MATICM 279
Engine | Bore
2.083.0 mm / 3.3 in2.0 AWD83.0 mm / 3.3 in3.086.0 mm / 3.4 in3.0 AWD86.0 mm / 3.4 inCT5-V86.0 mm / 3.4 inCT5-V AWD86.0 mm / 3.4 inCT5-V BLACKWING103.2 mm / 4.1 in
S 580 4MATIC83.0 mm / 3.3 inS 680 4MATIC82.6 mm / 3.3 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
2.010.0:12.0 AWD10.0:13.09.8:13.0 AWD9.8:1CT5-V9.8:1CT5-V AWD9.8:1CT5-V BLACKWING10.0:1
9.0:1S 580 4MATIC10.5:1S 680 4MATIC9.0:1
Engine | Displacement
2.03.0 L / 182.5 cu-in / 2990.0 cc2.0 AWD3.0 L / 182.5 cu-in / 2990.0 cc3.03.0 L / 182.5 cu-in / 2990.0 cc3.0 AWD3.0 L / 182.5 cu-in / 2990.0 ccCT5-V3.0 L / 182.5 cu-in / 2990.0 ccCT5-V AWD3.0 L / 182.5 cu-in / 2990.0 ccCT5-V BLACKWING6.2 L / 376.0 cu-in / 6162.0 cc
S 580 4MATIC4.0 L / 243.0 cu-in / 3982.0 ccS 680 4MATIC6.0 L / 364.9 cu-in / 5980.0 cc
Engine | Power
2.0237.0 hp / 176.7 kW @ 5000 rpm2.0 AWD237.0 hp / 176.7 kW @ 5000 rpm3.0335.0 hp / 249.8 kW @ 5600 rpm3.0 AWD335.0 hp / 249.8 kW @ 5600 rpmCT5-V360.0 hp / 268.5 kW @ 5400 rpmCT5-V AWD360.0 hp / 268.5 kW @ 5400 rpmCT5-V BLACKWING668.0 hp / 498.1 kW
S 580 4MATIC503.0 hp / 375.1 kW @ 5500 rpm + 20.0 hp / 14.9 kW (electric motor)S 680 4MATIC612.0 hp / 456.4 kW @ 5250-5500 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
2.0120.4 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-in2.0 AWD120.4 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-in3.0120.4 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-in3.0 AWD120.4 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-inCT5-V120.4 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-inCT5-V AWD120.4 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-inCT5-V BLACKWING108.4 hp/L / 1.8 hp/cu-in
S 580 4MATIC126.3 hp/L / 2.1 hp/cu-inS 680 4MATIC102.3 hp/L / 1.7 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
2.092.3 mm / 3.6 in2.0 AWD92.3 mm / 3.6 in3.085.8 mm / 3.4 in3.0 AWD85.8 mm / 3.4 inCT5-V85.8 mm / 3.4 inCT5-V AWD85.8 mm / 3.4 inCT5-V BLACKWING92.0 mm / 3.6 in
S 580 4MATIC92.0 mm / 3.6 inS 680 4MATIC93.0 mm / 3.7 in
Engine | Torque
2.0350 Nm / 258.1 lb-ft @ 1500-4000 rpm2.0 AWD350 Nm / 258.1 lb-ft @ 1500-4000 rpm3.0542 Nm / 399.8 lb-ft @ 2400-4400 rpm3.0 AWD542 Nm / 399.8 lb-ft @ 2400-4400 rpmCT5-V550 Nm / 405.7 lb-ft @ 2350-4000 rpmCT5-V AWD550 Nm / 405.7 lb-ft @ 2350-4000 rpmCT5-V BLACKWING893 Nm / 658.6 lb-ft
S 580 4MATIC700 Nm / 516.3 lb-ft @ 2000-4500 rpm + 200 Nm / 147.5 lb-ftS 680 4MATIC900 Nm / 663.8 lb-ft @ 2000-4000 rpm
Engine | Type
2.0Turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder2.0 AWDTurbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder3.0Turbocharged direct-injected petrol V6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder3.0 AWDTurbocharged direct-injected petrol V6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderCT5-VBi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderCT5-V AWDBi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderCT5-V BLACKWINGSupercharged direct-injected petrol V8 pushrod (OHV) engine with 2 values per cylinder
S 580 4MATICBi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderS 680 4MATICBi-turbocharged multi-port injected petrol V12 SOHC engine with 3 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
10-speed
9
Transmission | Type
Automatic
Automatic 9G-TRONIC

Production

Availability
2.020192.0 AWD20193.020193.0 AWD2019CT5-V2019CT5-V AWD2019CT5-V BLACKWING2021
2021S 680 4MATIC2021 Q2
Debut
2019 New York Auto Show
S 580 4MATIC2020-11
Made In
US: Michigan, China: Shanghai
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