Lamborghini Aventador vs. Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

 2018 Lamborghini Aventador S 2dr All-wheel Drive Coupe Base 1300-OEM Exterior 3/4 Front Left-Facing Primary
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Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$417,650 - $460,247 (MSRP)
$88,200

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
3.33 / 5
3 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
729 hp
362 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
6.5L V12
3.0L Bi

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
42.9 in.

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
39.1 in.

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
8.5 cu. ft.

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
P255/30YR20
P255/35YR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
101.7 in.

Length

Length
188.9 in.
36.2 ft.

Width

Width
79.9 in.
182.3 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
729 hp
3826 lbs.

Torque

Torque
507 ft. lbs.
362 hp

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
369 ft. lbs.

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
12 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
V6 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
22.5 gal.
19.8 gal.

Combined

Combined
13 mpg
24 mpg

City

City
10 mpg
20 mpg

Highway

Highway
16 - 17 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

HID Headlights

HID Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag
Optional

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Lamborghini Aventador
Mercedes-Benz SL

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe - Roadster
Roadster

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Two-Seaters
Two-Seaters

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
2

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
50 ft³.
50.5 ft³.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
12 mpg.
3826 lbs.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
10 mpg.
23 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
16 - 17 mpg.
20 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
L539
28 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Premium Unleaded V-12
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
6.5 L/397
3.0 L/183

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
7
421

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
9

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.91
Automatic w/OD

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.44
5.35

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.81
3.24

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.46
2.25

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.19
1.64

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.97
1.21

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.93
1.00

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.86
4.80

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
380
3.07

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
14.7
7.6

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
190
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone Pushrod
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone Pushrod
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

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

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone Pushrod
P255/35YR19

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/30YR20
P285/30YR19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P355/25YR21
19 - 19 X 8.5 in.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
20 X 9 in.
19 - 19 X 9.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
21 X 13 in.
Aluminum

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
Rack-Pinion

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
36.2 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.
14.2 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
22.5 gal.
19.8 gal.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
39.1 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
188.9 in.
42.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
79.9 in.
55.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
44.7 in.
53.6 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
67.7 in.
101.7 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
66.9 in.
182.3 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
4.1 - 4.5 in.
73.9 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.89
51.2 in.

Model Group

Model Group
Aventador S
62.8 in.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
63 in.

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible - Coupe
8.5 ft³.

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
6.5
0.86

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
0.72

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
SL

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
12
Luxury Sport

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
Convertible