2018 Genesis G80 vs Mercedes-Benz E-Class

There's a few things that luxury sedan drivers in Doylestown, Chalfont, and Warrington want in their next vehicle: impressive performance, a comfortable interior, and the best safety features on the market. You'll be excited to find out that there's not one but two vehicles that offer these features and many more.

In this comparison, you'll learn about how the 2018 Genesis G80 and the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class stack up against each other in these important categories. Read ahead see which one of these luxury vehicles comes out on top!

G80 vs E-Class: Performance Specifications

The 2018 Genesis G80 has three high-performance engines in its powertrain lineup starting with the base 3.8-L V6 engine. This Direct Injection engine, which comes paired with an 8-speed Electronic and SHIFTRONIC® manual shift mode transmission, generates 311 horsepower and 293 lb-ft of torque.

The G80 also gives you the option to opt for an available 3.3-L Twin-Turbo V6 engine and a powerful 5.0-L V8 engine, which manufactures an incredible 420 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque. No matter which engine you choose, you'll have the Intelligent Drive Mode shifter to use. Choose between Eco, Normal, Sport, and Snow modes to customize your power to match your driving conditions.

You'll have a similar mode shifter in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class. However, you won't have anything close to as powerful in terms of engines. Standardly, you'll have a 2.0-L 4-cylinder engine in the E-Class with available V6 engines. Regardless of which one you choose, you'll max out at 329 horsepower and 354 lb-ft of torque.

G80 vs E-Class: Comfortable Interior

As luxury sedans, you can expert the best in comfort inside the 2018 Genesis G80 and the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class. Both offer standard dual zone front automatic climate control systems as well as available cooled front seats. You'll also get standard leather upholstery and heated front seats. However, you'll have to upgrade for these features in the E-Class.

While both vehicles sport many comfortable features, you can't beat the fact that you'll have more room for both passengers and cargo in the G80. This sedan has 45.7 spacious inches of front seat legroom and 15.3 cubic feet of cargo room in the trunk. Compare this to the E-Class's 41.3 inches of front legroom and just 13.6 cubic feet of cargo space.

G80 vs E-Class: Impressive Safety Features

Safety is a priority no matter where you're going. Both the 2018 Genesis G80 and the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class deliver with impressive advanced safety features. Standardly, you'll have standard Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems, Anti-Lock Braking Systems, Brake Assist, and

There's quite a few extra standard features you'll find in the G80 that are only available in the E-Class. In addition to the features above, you'll also have Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Blind Spot Detection, and Driver Attention Alert.

2018 Genesis G80 vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class: The Verdict

Now that you have a better idea of what the 2018 Genesis G80 and the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class have to offer, we hope you're feeling confident about which one is a better fit for your busy lifestyle in Doylestown, Chalfont, or Warrington.

However, we at Fred Beans Genesis believe the G80 goes above and beyond in more ways than just performance, interior, and safety. Come see for yourself today by stopping by the dealership or giving us a call to schedule a test drive!

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