2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS 550 Coupe vs 2018 Porsche Panamera
You might not see many comparisons on our site that include the CLS-Class, but when they do show up, it’s a sweet sight to see. The luxury performance coupe can do a lot for less than many others it goes up against – just like the Porsche we’re comparing it to today. Despite the similarities, there are some noticeable differences so stay tuned as we look at the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS 550 Coupe vs 2018 Porsche Panamera.
The first difference worth recognizing is the price. Sure, you already know that you’re going to be paying more for a luxury car. Why pay more than you need to, though? The CLS 550 comes in at a starting MSRP of nearly $10,000 less than the Panamera. Even with this big price difference, it’s not like you’re sacrificing power or luxury. Just take a look at the table below for a closer comparison!
2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS 550 Coupe
2018 Porsche Panamera RWD
|18 city/26 hwy mpg||Fuel Efficiency||21 city/28 hwy mpg|
|9-Speed Automatic||Transmission||8-Speed Automatic|
|443 lb-ft||Torque||331 lb-ft|
|4.9 seconds||0 to 60 time||Not Available|
|Standard||Genuine Woord Trim||Optional|
|8 inches||Entertainment Screen Size||12 inches|
Specs and Features in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS 550 Coupe
If you wanted a luxury performance coupe with more power and less money, you may have found it in the CLS 550. It has much more power than its German rival. Hold on to your hat because Mercedes-Benz isn’t finished with the features under the hood. Inside is an exquisite interior with aesthetic design and state-of-the-art features. The drive is further enhanced with standard interior features such as:
- COMAND® Navigation
- Android Auto and Apple CarPlay
- Rearview Camera
- COLLISION PREVENTION ASSIST PLUS®
- Illuminated entry system
- Dual-zone automatic climate control
- 14-way power front seats with memory
- LOGIC7® digital sound system
- NECK-PRO® front head restraints
- BLUETOOTH® audio streaming
Interested in learning more about the 2018 CLS 550 Coupe? Get in touch with the team here at World Wide Motors in Indianapolis or schedule a test drive here on our website!