Acura NSX vs. Mercedes-Benz S-Class

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Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$156,000 (MSRP)
$89,900 - $92,900

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.86 / 5
7 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
573 hp
362 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L Twin
3.0L V6 Biturbo

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.8 in.
41.4 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.3 in.
42.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
4.4 cu. ft.
43 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
2
4 - 5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P245/35YR19
P225/40HR19 - P255/40YR20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
103.5 in.
124.6 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39.7 ft.
39 ft.

Length

Length
176 in.
206.5 in.

Width

Width
87.3 in.
74.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3803 lbs.
362 hp

Horsepower

Horsepower
573 hp
369 ft. lbs.

Torque

Torque
476 ft. lbs.

Gas Electric Hybrid

Gas Electric Hybrid

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
V6 Cylinder

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.6 gal.
20.7 gal.

Combined

Combined
22 mpg
23 - 19 mpg

City

City
21 mpg
18 - 19 mpg

Highway

Highway
22 mpg
28 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Acura NSX
Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe
4MATIC Sedan - Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Two-Seaters
Large Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
4 - 5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
44 ft³.
22 mpg.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3803 lbs.
18 - 19 mpg.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
21 mpg.
28 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 mpg.
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
22 mpg.
3.0 L/182

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Gas/Electric V-6
Gasoline Direct Injection

Displacement

Displacement
3.5 L/213
421

Fuel System

Fuel System
Port/Direct Injection
9

Trans Type

Trans Type
9
Automatic w/OD

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
5.50

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.84
3.33

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.43
2.31

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.78
1.66

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.43
1.21

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.04
4.93

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.40
2.47 - 2.65

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.58
520

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4
8.0 - 8.1

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
150

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/35YR19
Multi-Link

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P305/30YR20
R01 - R02

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 8.5 in.
R01 - R02

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 X 11 in.
P225/40HR19, P245/50HR18, P255/35HR19, P255/40YR20

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
P225/40HR19, P245/50HR18, P285/30HR19, P285/35YR20

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
18 X 8 - 20 X 9.5 in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
18 X 8 - 20 X 9.5 in.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.7 ft.
Aluminum

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Aluminum

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Rack-Pinion

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
39 ft.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
4-Wheel Disc

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.5 - 15 in.
4-Wheel

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.2 in.
Yes

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.6 gal.
Yes

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.3 in.
13.2 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.8 in.
11.8 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.6 in.
20.7 gal.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.5 in.
42.1 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
103.5 in.
41.4 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
176 in.
59.7 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
87.3 in.
61.2 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
47.8 in.
39.2 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
65.2 in.
43 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63.7 in.
59.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
4.4 ft³.
61.5 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.88
124.6 in.

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.75
206.5 in.

Model Group

Model Group
NSX
74.8 in.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
58.9 in.

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Coupe
63 in.

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.5
63.2 in.

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
5 in.

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
18.7 ft³.

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
0.86

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
0.72