Ferrari 488 GTB vs. Mercedes-Benz AMG GT

 2018 Ferrari 488 GTB 2dr Coupe Base 1301-OEM Exterior 3/4 Rear Left-Facing
VS
 Black

Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$252,800 (MSRP)
$112,400 - $124,400 (MSRP)

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
660 hp
469 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

Engine Type

Engine Type
V8 Turbo 3.9L
Standard

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

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
Optional

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
39.5 in.

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Tire Width

Tire Width
P245/35YR20
P255/35ZR19 - P265/35ZR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.3 in.
103.5 in.

Length

Length
179.8 in.
37.7 ft.

Width

Width
76.9 in.
179 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3252 lbs.
3560 - 3682 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
660 hp
469 hp

Torque

Torque
560 ft. lbs.
465 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders
8 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
20.6 gal.
19.8 gal.

Combined

Combined
19 - 16 mpg
19 mpg

City

City
15 - 16 mpg
16 mpg

Highway

Highway
22 mpg
21 - 22 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

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

HID Headlights

HID Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch

Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Ferrari 488 GTB
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe
Coupe - Roadster

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Two-Seaters
Two-Seaters

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
2

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3252 lbs.
3560 - 3682 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
18 mpg.
18 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
15 - 16 mpg.
16 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
22 mpg.
21 - 22 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
FER
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8
4.0 L/243

Displacement

Displacement
3.9 L/238
Gasoline Direct Injection

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
7

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
DCT04
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD

Trans Type

Trans Type
7
3.40

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
2.19

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.08
1.63

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.19
1.29

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.63
1.03

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.29
0.84

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.03
2.79

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
3.67

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
5.14
9.8

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.8
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

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

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
R01

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/35YR20
R01

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P305/30YR20
P255/35ZR19 - P265/35ZR19

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Full-Size
P295/30ZR19 - P295/30ZR20

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
20 X 9 in.
19 X 9 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 X 11 in.
19 X 11 - 20 X 11 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Full-Size in.
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Rack-Pinion

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
37.7 ft.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
4-Wheel Disc

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Yes

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
14.2 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.2 in.
19.8 gal.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
20.6 gal.
39.5 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.3 in.
103.5 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
179.8 in.
179 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
76.9 in.
76.3 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
47.8 in.
49.6 - 50.7 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
66.1 in.
66.1 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64.8 in.
65 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69
0.63

Model Group

Model Group
488 GTB
AMG GT

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Coupe
Convertible - Coupe

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.9
4.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4