2018 Porsche 911 Turbo vs. 2018 Mercedes AMG GT S

When thinking of the different car models that the Porsche and Mercedes have launched recently, you must have included the 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo and the 2018 Mercedes AMG GT S among the list of candidates for your next car. Both stunning to look at, you certainly want to dig deeper as to what else they can offer. Allow us to help you decide with this comparison that we have prepared.

Design & Style

The sporty 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo is a truly great car from the exterior. Its modern appeal adds up to the stylishness of this car. Inside it, you will see how the car maker has carefully chosen the quality of materials to provide sturdy construction to it. The use of two-tone leather is remarkable for this car as well. The backrests have leather materials while the brakes are made out of a combination of carbon and ceramic. There is also that 18-way adaptive sports seats that will truly delight the passenger and driver.

As for the 2018 Mercedes AMG GT S, you will also take notice of the classy exterior of the car. The interior looks good too but fails in some aspects. It lacks the comfort with its low seating position plus visibility has been compromised too. Getting in and out of the car creates much of a problem as well.

Technology & Safety

The 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo impresses too along the lines of technology and safety thus proving that it will give you the value for your money. Among the list of technologies, you will enjoy are the center-lock wheels and active stabilizer bars. It has a world-class infotainment system as well.

On the other hand, the 2018 Mercedes AMG GT S is gifted with a 10-speaker audio system made by Burmester. You have to take note that some of the safety features are included in the Dynamic Plus package. This one means additional investment on your part.


Inside the hood of the 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo, you will find a twin-turbo, flat-six, 3.8-liter engine. This engine is powerful enough to produce a yield that is pegged at 540 horsepower and 486lb-ft of torque. Meanwhile, the 2018 Mercedes AMG GT S gets its power from a V8 engine thus allowing it to yield a maximum power for 515 horses with a torque pegged at 494lb-ft of torque. Even with a bigger engine, the 2018 Mercedes AMG GT S is defeated by the 911 Turbo.

The Bottom Line

You have seen the many points with which the 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo has an advantage over the 2018 Mercedes AMG GT S. This makes the 911 Turbo a better choice between the two.

Ready to Schedule a Porsche 911 Turbo Test Drive Today?

Want to prove what makes the 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo worth a purchase? You can do so by booking a test drive with us here at Porsche of Princeton. You can find us in Lawrenceville, New Jersey and we are proud to serve the needs of car lovers in the state. You can simply visit our showroom or call us in advance to book your 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo test drive.

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