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2020 Genesis G80 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 Review

New 2020 Genesis G80

2020 Genesis
G80

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG C 43

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MSRP*
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$42,550 to $60,000
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$55,950
Invoice* $40,348 to $56,718 $52,593
MPG - City 15 - 18 19
MPG - Hwy 23 - 26 N/A
Engine(s) V-6, V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Genesis G80 offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. The Genesis G80 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Genesis G80 as you will with the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Genesis G80 or the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Genesis G80 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Genesis G80 is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Genesis G80, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Genesis G80 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Genesis G80 has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Genesis G80 has less horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Genesis G80 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. The Genesis G80 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Genesis G80 than that of the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.