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With a thoughtful suite of standard, innovative features and technology, the G80 simply offers you more for your money.
A worthy competitor, the E-Class has an MSRP starting at over $10,000 more.
The G80’s standard 3.8L V6 delivers a muscular 311 horsepower at 6,000 RPM.
The E-Class features a 241 horsepower, 4-cylinder engine standard.
The G80’s powerful V6 produces 293 lb.-ft. of torque at 5,000 RPM
The E-Class is a bit shy of the G80’s output, producing a respectable 273 lb.-ft. of torque.
Front-mounted radar detects the distance to the car ahead, automatically maintaining your distance and speed. Once the G80 is stopped, speed and distance control is reengaged within 3 seconds after the car ahead starts moving again.
Available only as an option on the E-Class.
Blind Spot Detection alerts you when there’s an object in the way during a lane change, and provides a secondary alert when you try to activate the turn signal. Rear Cross-traffic Alert helps warn the driver of vehicles approaching from the side.
This thoughtful safety feature is available on the E-Class at an additional cost.
Lane Departure Warning detects lane departure and gives you an audio alert. If you take no action, Lane Keep Assist applies slight corrective steering measures for you, keeping your G80 from drifting out of the lines.
This advanced safety feature is available from Mercedes only as an option.
Approach the trunk with the key in your pocket and the hands-free smart trunk will automatically open after 3 seconds, allowing convenient access even when both hands are full.
Mercedes offers only a foot-activated hands-free trunk.