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BMW 8 Series vs Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Should you buy BMW 8 Series or Mercedes-Benz S-Class? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. BMW 8 Series price starts at Rs 1.29 Cr ex-showroom for 840i Gran Coupe (Petrol) and Mercedes-Benz S-Class price starts Rs 1.38 Cr ex-showroom for S 350 d (Diesel). 8 Series has 4395 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while S-Class has 5980 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the 8 Series has a mileage of 11.3 kmpl (Petrol top model)> and the S-Class has a mileage of 13.5 kmpl (Petrol top model).

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.2,46,68,472*
Rs.3,19,51,100*
Fuel Type
Petrol
Petrol
Engine Displacement (cc)
4395
5980
Available ColorsAlpine WhiteBluestone MetallicBlueMineral WhiteSunset OrangeBlack Sapphire+1 MoreMagnetite Black MetallicIridium SilverDiamond SilverSelenite Grey MetallicPolar WhiteAnthracite BlueRuby Black Obsidian BlackEmerald GreenCavansite Blue+5 More
Body Type
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
600bnp@6000rpm
630bhp@5000rpm
Mileage (ARAI)
5.59 kmpl
7.08 kmpl
User Rating
4.9
Based on 10 Reviews
5
Based on 16 Reviews
Boot Space (Litres)
440
500
Fuel Tank Capacity
68Litres
80Litres
Seating Capacity
4
4
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & DiscountNoNo
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.4,69,533
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Rs.6,08,156
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Insurance
Rs.11,02,266
S-Class Insurance
Photo Comparison
Rear Right Side
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Power BootYesYes
Power folding 3rd Row SeatNoNo
Automatic Climate Control
2 Zone
4 Zone
Air Quality ControlYesYes
Remote Climate Control (A/C)No
-
Remote Trunk OpenerNoYes
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYesYes
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYes
Trunk LightYesYes
Remote Horn & Light Control
-
No
Vanity MirrorYesYes
Rear Reading LampYesYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
Adjustable HeadrestYesYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYes
Cup Holders FrontYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYes
Rear AC VentsYesYes
Heated Seats FrontYesYes
Heated Seats RearNoYes
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYes
Active Noise Cancellation
-
No
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYes
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
Navigation SystemYesYes
Find My Car Location
-
No
Real-Time Vehicle Tracking
-
No
Foldable Rear Seat
-
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryYesYes
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
Glove Box CoolingYesYes
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYesYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
USB Charger
Front & Rear
Front
Steering Mounted TripmeterNoNo
Central Console ArmrestYesYes
Tailgate AjarYesYes
Hands-Free Tailgate
-
Yes
Gear Shift IndicatorNoYes
Rear Curtain
-
Yes
Luggage Hook And Net
-
No
Battery SaverYesNo
Lane Change IndicatorYesYes
Massage SeatsNo
Front & Rear
Memory Function Seats
Driver's Seat Only
Front & Rear
One Touch Operating Power Window
All
No
Autonomous Parking
Full
No
Air ConditionerYesYes
HeaterYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYes
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistYesYes
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYesYes
No Of Airbags
6
9
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYes
Side Airbag RearNoYes
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesYes
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNoNo
Halogen Headlamps
-
No
Rear Seat BeltsYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYes
Traction ControlYesYes
Adjustable SeatsYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
Crash SensorYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
-
Yes
Engine Check WarningYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
Clutch Lock
-
No
EBDYesYes
Eletronic Stability Control
-
Yes
Advance Safety Features
Cornering Brake Control, BMW Condition Based Service, Head Airbags front and rear
Integrated Crosswind Stabilisation
Magic Body Control (The Suspension Level Can be Raised By 40 to Increase Ground Clearance. At High Speeds, The Suspension Level is Automatically Lowered By Upto 15 , Thereby Helping to Reduce Aerodynamic Drag and Improve Handling Stability)
Panoramic Sliding Sunroof With Magic Sky Control
Driving Assistance Package
Night View Assist Plus With Night view image (Only Appears Automatically When a Hazardous Situation is Recognised)
Active Distance Assist Distronic and Active Steering Assist
Active Braking Assist
Active Blind Spot Assist
Rear Seat Safety Package
Pre Safe Rear Package
Magic Vision Control (Optionally)
Torque Vectoring Brake
Beltbags for The Outer Rear Seats
Follow Me Home HeadlampsYesNo
Rear CameraYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
Anti Pinch Power Windows
All
-
Speed AlertYes
-
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesNo
Knee AirbagsNoYes
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesNo
Heads Up DisplayYesYes
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesYes
Blind Spot MonitorNoYes
Hill Descent Control
-
Yes
Hill AssistYesYes
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesNo
360 View CameraYesYes
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerNoYes
Cd ChangerNoNo
Dvd PlayerNoYes
RadioYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlYesYes
Mirror LinkYes
-
Speakers FrontYesYes
Speakers RearYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYes
Wireless Phone ChargingYesYes
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
Wifi ConnectivityYesYes
CompassNo
-
Touch ScreenYesYes
Touch Screen Size
10.25 Inch
-
Connectivity
-
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay,SD Card Reader
Android AutoYes
-
Apple Car PlayYesYes
Internal StorageYesNo
Number Of Speaker
16
26
Rear Entertainment SystemYesNo
Additional Features
Sun Protection Glazing, Adaptive Headlights with anti-dazzle high-beam (BMW Selective Beam) and High-beam assistant
Burmester Highend 3D Surround Sound System With Output of 1590 watts
The VIP Setting Makes It Possible to Adjust The Sound Individually for Driver, Front Passenger and Passengers on The Left and Right in The Rear
COMAND Online Control & Linguatronic Voice Control System With Innovative Touchpad
31.2 cm High Resolution Media Display, Wireless Charging System in The Front and Rear – Power Supply Without Cable or Charger Cradle
NFC
Smartphone Integration
Rear Seat Entertainment System - Films on Blu Ray Or DVD, TV,Internet, Video Games, Music With High Quality Wireless Headsets (Optional), Two 25.9 cm Displays On The Front Seat Backrests,The System Is Conveniently Operated Using The COMAND Remote Control
Interior
TachometerYesYes
Electronic Multi Tripmeter
-
Yes
Leather SeatsYesYes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
Leather Steering WheelYesYes
Leather Wrap Gear Shift SelectorYes
-
Glove CompartmentYesYes
Digital ClockYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYesYes
Cigarette LighterYesNo
Digital OdometerYesYes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front
Front & Rear
Driving Experience Control EcoYesYes
Folding Table In The Rear
-
Yes
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
Ventilated SeatsYesYes
Dual Tone DashboardNoYes
Additional Features
-
Two 12 V Sockets And Temperature Controlled Cup Holders
Futuristic Displays In HD Resolution
Exclusive Trim Package Features Are Wood Trim In The Lower Area of The Doors In The Front And The Rear, Reverse Of The Front Seat Backrests Faced In Wood Trim (Available Selectively), Wood Trim Behind The Rear Bench Seat, Wood Covers On The Rear Air Vents
Illuminated Door Sill Panels With MAYBACH Lettering Front And Rear
Air Balance package
Ambient Lighting With 64 Colours
Analogue Clock
Exterior
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesNo
Fog Lights RearYesNo
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYes
Headlamp WashersYes
-
Rain Sensing WiperYesYes
Rear Window WiperYesNo
Rear Window WasherYesNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYes
Power AntennaNoNo
Tinted GlassNoYes
Rear SpoilerNoNo
Removable Or Convertible Top
-
No
Roof CarrierNoNo
Sun RoofNoYes
Moon RoofNoYes
Side StepperNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYes
Chrome GarnishNoYes
Dual Tone Body ColourNo
-
Smoke HeadlampsYesNo
Projector HeadlampsYes
-
Halogen Headlamps
-
No
Cornering HeadlampsYes
-
Cornering FoglampsNo
-
Roof RailNoNo
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps
Trunk Opener
Smart
Smart
Heated Wing MirrorNo
-
LED DRLsYes
-
LED HeadlightsYes
-
LED TaillightsYes
-
Additional Features
-
Black Poplar Wood Trim
Magic Sky Control
Illuminated Door Sills
Radiator Grill
Chrome Highlighted B Pillar
Chrome Tried Bumper
Electric Sunblind For Rear Window
Electric Sunblinds In Rear Doors, Left And Right
Switches In The Rear Door Control Panels and Driver’s Door
Multibeam LED With Ultra Range Highbeam Familiar Of The Intelligent Light System
84 Individually Controllable LEDs
Tyre Size
285/40 R19
F: 245/45 R: 275/40 R19
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel Size
-
-
Alloy Wheel Size
R19
19
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Petrol
Petrol
Mileage (City)NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
5.59 kmpl
7.08 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
68
80
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS IV
Top Speed (Kmph)No
250
Drag CoefficientNoNo
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
Twin Power Turbo Engine
Handcrafted 6.0L V12 bitu
Displacement (cc)
4395
5980
Fast ChargingNo
-
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
600bnp@6000rpm
630bhp@5000rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
750nm@1800-5600rpm
1000nm@2300-4200rpm
No Of Cylinder
8
12
Valves Per Cylinder
4
0
Valve Configuration
SOHC
DOHC
Fuel Supply System
Direct Injection
-
Turbo ChargerYesYes
Super ChargerNoNo
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
8 Speed
7 Speed
Mild HybridNo
-
Drive Type
AWD
RWD
Clutch TypeNoNo
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
5082
5462
Width (mm)
1932
2130
Height (mm)
1407
1498
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
128
109
Wheel Base (mm)
3023
3365
Front Tread (mm)
-
1634
Rear Tread (mm)
-
1632
Kerb Weight (kg)
1875-2070
2360
Grossweight (kg)
-
2820
Rear Headroom (mm)
-
963
verified
Rear Legroom (mm)
-
357
Front Headroom (mm)
-
1075
verified
Front Legroom (mm)
-
309
verified
Seating Capacity
4
4
Boot Space (Litres)
440
500
No. of Doors
0
4
Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
Adaptive Suspension with variable shock absorber
Airmatic
Rear Suspension
Adaptive Suspension with variable shock absorber
Airmatic
Steering Type
Power
Power
Steering Column
Tilt&Telescope
Adjustable
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)
-
6.45
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
-
250
0-100kmph (Seconds)
3.3
4.6
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS IV
Tyre Size
285/40 R19
F: 245/45 R: 275/40 R19
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Alloy Wheel Size
R19
19
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