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Compare Audi A7 C8 [40 TDI] vs Mercedes E-Class W213 facelift [AMG E 53 4MATIC+]

Reviews

Neo score
67%
87%
Pros
  • Good performance
  • Good 0.27 drag coefficient
  • Low official fuel consumption
  • Good performance available
  • Still offered with V8
  • Rather solid drivetrain
Cons
  • Uglier than the A6
  • Impractical
  • Sold with small engines
  • Too many electronic gizmos
  • Too many electronics
  • PHEV nonsense

Price

MSRP
48190 GBP
49385 EUR
Offers (incl. referral links)

Variants

40 TDI
40 TDI quattro
45 TDI quattro
45 TFSI
45 TFSI quattro
45 TFSI ultra
45 TFSI ultra quattro
50 TDI quattro
50 TFSI e quattro
55 TFSI e quattro
55 TFSI e quattro
55 TFSI quattro
AMG E 53 4MATIC+
AMG E 63 S 4MATIC+
E 200
E 200 4MATIC
E 200d
E 220d
E 220d 4MATIC
E 300
E 300d 4MATIC
E 300de
E 300de 4MATIC
E 300e
E 300e 4MATIC
E 400d 4MATIC
E 450 4MATIC

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
535 L / 18.9 cu-ft
540 L / 19.1 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
8.7 L / 9.2 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
5.5 L / 5.8 qt
8.5 L / 9.0 qt
Fuel Capacity
63.0 L / 16.6 gal
66.0 L / 17.4 gal
Passengers
5
5
Payload
675 kg / 1488 lbs
620 kg / 1367 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Offroad | Approach Angle
13.1 deg
14.5 deg
Offroad | Breakover Angle
8.7 deg
Offroad | Departure Angle
12.3 deg
11.8 deg
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
Multi-link
Double-wishbone
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
225/55 R18
Front wheel tires: 225/55 R17, 245/45 R18, 245/40 R19, 245/35 R20 Rear wheel tires: 225/55 R17, 275/40 R18, 275/35 R19, 275/30 R20
Turning Circle
12.2 m / 40.0 ft

Construction

Battery | Capacity
17.9 kWh (gross) | 14.4 kWh (net)
Battery | Type
Lithium-ion
Battery | Voltage
381.0 V
Body Style
5-door mild-hybrid Sedan
4-door mild-hybrid Sedan

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
97 mm / 3.8 in
Size | Height
1422 mm / 56.0 in
1460 mm / 57.5 in
Size | Length
4969 mm / 195.6 in
4940 mm / 194.5 in
Size | Width
1908 mm / 75.1 in | 2118 mm / 83.4 in (mirror unfolded)
1852 mm / 72.9 in | 2065 mm / 81.3 in (mirror unfolded)
Track Width | Front
1651.0 mm / 65.0 in
1601.0 mm / 63.0 in
Track Width | Rear
1637.0 mm / 64.4 in
1595.0 mm / 62.8 in
Weight
1700.0 kg / 3747.9 lbs
1875.0 kg / 4133.7 lbs
Wheel Size
8 J x 18
Front wheel rims: 7.5J x 17, 8J x 18, 8J x 19, 8J x 20 Rear wheel rims: 7.5J x 17, 9J x 18, 9J x 19, 9J x 20
Wheelbase
2926 mm / 115.2 in
2939 mm / 115.7 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
8.3 sec
4.5 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
7.9 sec
4.3 sec
CO2 Emission
117 ~ 127 g/km
194 ~ 200 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.27
Electric Range
61.0 km / 37.9 mi
Fuel Economy
4.5 L/100km / 52.3 MPG (combined) | 5.0 L/100km / 47.0 MPG (urban) | 4.2 L/100km / 56.0 MPG (highway)
8.5 L/100km / 27.7 MPG (combined) | 11.4 L/100km / 20.6 MPG (urban) | 6.8 L/100km / 34.6 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
245.0 km/h / 152.2 mph
250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
Towing Capacity
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2000 kg / 4409 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1900 kg / 4189 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (longitudinal), Front-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 6
Euro 6d-ISC-FCM
Engine
DFBA
M 256 E30 DEH LA G
Engine | Bore
82.5 mm / 3.2 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
9.6:1
10.5:1
Engine | Displacement
2.0 L / 120.1 cu-in / 1968.0 cc
3.0 L / 183.0 cu-in / 2999.0 cc
Engine | Power
204.0 hp / 152.1 kW @ 3750-4200 rpm
435.0 hp / 324.4 kW @ 5500-6100 rpm + 22.0 hp / 16.4 kW (electric motor)
Engine | Specific Output
103.7 hp/L / 1.7 hp/cu-in
145.0 hp/L / 2.4 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
92.8 mm / 3.7 in
Engine | Torque
400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1750-3000 rpm
520 Nm / 383.5 lb-ft @ 1800-5800 rpm
Engine | Type
Turbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-6 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
7-speed
9-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic S tronic
Automatic TCT

Production

Availability
2018
2020
Debut
2018 North American Autho Show / 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show
Made In
Germany
Germany, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, India, Thailand
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