BMW M2 vs. Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$58,900
$48,950

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
405 hp
241 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0L Inline 6
2.0L Turbo Inline

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

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
41.5 in.
42.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.4 - 40.1 in.
38 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
13.8 cu. ft.
6.4 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
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

Passengers

Passengers
4
2

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P245/35YR19
P225/40YR18 - P225/45YR17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106 in.
95.7 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.4 ft.
34.5 ft.

Length

Length
176.2 in.
162.8 in.

Width

Width
73 in.
71.5 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3450 - 3505 lbs.
3296 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
405 hp
241 hp

Torque

Torque
406 ft. lbs.
273 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
Straight 6 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
13.7 gal.
15.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
20 - 22 mpg
28 mpg

City

City
17 - 18 mpg
23 mpg

Highway

Highway
23 - 25 mpg
32 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary 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

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

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
BMW M2
Mercedes-Benz SLC

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe
Roadster

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars
Two-Seaters

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4
2

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
89.7 ft³.
48.8 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3450 - 3505 lbs.
3296 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
19 - 20 mpg.
27

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
17 - 18 mpg.
23 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
23 - 25 mpg.
32 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/182
2.0 L/121

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 7
9

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.11 - 4.81
5.35

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.32 - 2.59
3.24

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.54 - 1.70
2.25

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.18 - 1.28
1.64

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.21

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 - 0.85
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.73 - 4.17
4.80

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.46
3.07

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.8 - 9.3
6.6

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

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

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/35YR19
P225/40YR18 - P225/45YR17

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P265/35YR19
P245/35YR18 - P245/40YR17

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 9 in.
17 X 7.5 - 18 X 8 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 10 in.
17 X 8.5 - 18 X 9 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.4 ft.
34.5 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15.7 in.
12.7 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15 in.
11.8 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
13.7 gal.
15.9 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.4 - 40.1 in.
38 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.5 in.
42.5 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.4 in.
52.2 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106 in.
95.7 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
176.2 in.
162.8 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73 in.
71.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
55.5 in.
51.3 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.2 in.
61.4 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63 in.
61.6 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
13.8 ft³.
6.4 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
0.86

Model Group

Model Group
2 Series
SLC

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Coupe
Convertible

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.0
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4

2019 Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class