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Compare Mercedes AMG GT 4-Door [43 4MATIC+] vs Kia Optima [1.6 T-GDI AWD]

Reviews

Neo score
77%
69%
Pros
  • Superb performance
  • Up to awe-inspiring 639hp of power and tremendous 900Nm of torque
  • Decent handling
  • Good 0.27 drag coefficient
  • Handsome styling
  • Good handling characteristics
Cons
  • Horrible bastardization of a good sports car
  • Ridiculous hunchback sedan form factor
  • AWD only
  • Stuck with MacPherson struts in the front

Price

MSRP
115900 USD
Offers (incl. referral links)

Variants

43 4MATIC+
53 4MATIC+
63 4MATIC+
63 S 4MATIC+
63 S E-Performance
1.6 T-GDI AWD
1.6T-GDI
2.0
2.0 Hybrid
2.0 LPI
2.5 T-GDI DCT

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
456 L / 16.1 cu-ft
453 L / 16.0 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
14.0 L / 14.8 qt
4.5 L / 4.8 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
8.5 L / 9.0 qt
Fuel Capacity
66.0 L / 17.4 gal
60.0 L / 15.9 gal
Passengers
4
5
Payload
550 kg / 1213 lbs
468 kg / 1032 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs, 304.8 mm
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs
Disc, 284.48 mm
Offroad | Approach Angle
12.0 deg
Offroad | Breakover Angle
13.2 deg
Offroad | Departure Angle
14.7 deg
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
Multi-link
MacPherson strut
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
Front wheel tires: 255/45 R19, 265/40 R20, 275/35 R21 Rear wheel tires: 285/40 R19, 295/35 R20, 315/30 R21
205/65 R16 95H, 235/45 R18 94V
Turning Circle
12.6 m / 41.3 ft
11.0 m / 36.1 ft

Construction

Battery | Capacity
6.1 kWh (gross)
1.8 kWh (gross)
Battery | Type
Lithium-ion
Battery | Voltage
400.0 V
Body Style
4-door mild-hybrid Coupe
4-door Hatchback

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
122 mm / 4.8 in
135 mm / 5.3 in
Size | Height
1455 mm / 57.3 in
1445 mm / 56.9 in
Size | Length
5054 mm / 199.0 in
4905 mm / 193.1 in
Size | Width
1953 mm / 76.9 in | 2069 mm / 81.5 in (mirror unfolded)
1859 mm / 73.2 in
Track Width | Front
1673.0 mm / 65.9 in
1618.0 mm / 63.7 in
Track Width | Rear
1666.0 mm / 65.6 in
1626.0 mm / 64.0 in
Weight
1965.0 kg / 4332.1 lbs
1507.0 kg / 3322.4 lbs
Wheel Size
Front wheel rims: 9.5J x 19, 9.5J x 20, 10J x 21 Rear wheel rims: 11J x 19, 11J x 20, 11.5J x 21
6.5J x 16, 7.5J x 18
Wheelbase
2951 mm / 116.2 in
2850 mm / 112.2 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
4.9 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
4.7 sec
CO2 Emission
209 ~ 215 g/km
121 ~ 127 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.332
0.27
Electric Range
12.0 km / 7.5 mi
Fuel Economy
9.1 L/100km / 25.8 MPG (combined) | 11.7 L/100km / 20.1 MPG (urban) | 7.7 L/100km / 30.5 MPG (highway)
8.1 L/100km / 29.0 MPG (combined) | 9.0 L/100km / 26.1 MPG (urban) | 6.9 L/100km / 34.1 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
270.0 km/h / 167.8 mph
Towing Capacity
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2100 kg / 4630 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Front-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 6d-TEMP
ULEV 70 - LEV III
Engine
M 256
Engine | Bore
83.0 mm / 3.3 in
75.6 mm / 3.0 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
10.5:1
10.5:1
Engine | Displacement
3.0 L / 183.0 cu-in / 2999.0 cc
1.6 L / 97.5 cu-in / 1598.0 cc
Engine | Power
367.0 hp / 273.7 kW @ 5500-6100 rpm + 22.0 hp / 16.4 kW (electric motor)
180.0 hp / 134.2 kW @ 5500 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
122.4 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-in
112.6 hp/L / 1.8 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
92.4 mm / 3.6 in
89.0 mm / 3.5 in
Engine | Torque
500 Nm / 368.8 lb-ft @ 1800-4500 rpm
264 Nm / 194.7 lb-ft @ 1500-4500 rpm
Engine | Type
Turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
9-speed
8-speed
Transmission | Type
AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 9G automatic
Automatic

Production

Availability
2018
2020
Debut
2018-09-26
Made In
Germany
South Korea, USA
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