Mercedes-Benz AMG GT vs. Cadillac CTS-V

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Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$99,000 (MSRP)
$86,995 (MSRP)

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
429 hp
640 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0L Inline
6.2L (376 ci) supercharged V8 DI Variable Valve Timing (VVT) aluminum

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.8 in.
40.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.2 in.
37.5 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

Climate Control

Climate Control

AC

AC
Optional
Optional

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System

Passengers

Passengers
4
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P255/45ZR19 - P275/35ZR21
P265/35R19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
116.2 in.
114.6 in.

Length

Length
199.2 in.
197.6 in.

Width

Width
76.9 in.
72.2 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4447 lbs.
4141 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
429 hp
640 hp

Torque

Torque
384 ft. lbs.
630 ft. lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
Straight 6 Cylinder
8 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
17.4 gal.
19 gal.

Combined

Combined
22 mpg
18 mpg

City

City
19 mpg
14 mpg

Highway

Highway
24 mpg
21 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Optional

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT
Cadillac CTS-V Sedan

Body Style

Body Style
Hatchback
4 Door Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Mid-Size

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4
5

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4447 lbs.
4141 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
21 mpg.
16 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
19 mpg.
14 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

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

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Gas/Electric I-6
Supercharged Gas V8

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/183
6.2L/376

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
9
8

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.35
4.56

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.24
2.97

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.25
2.08

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.64
1.69

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21
1.27

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.80
3.82

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.27
2.85

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4
11.0

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link
MacPherson Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Independent Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Magnetic Ride Control

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Magnetic Ride Control

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
R01
R64

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
R01
R64

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/45ZR19, P265/40ZR20, P275/35ZR21
P265/35R19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P285/40ZR19, P295/35ZR20, P315/30ZR21
P295/30ZR19

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 9.5 - 21 X 10 in.
19 x 9.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 11 - 21 X 11.5 in.
19 x 10 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Electric Rack & Pinion

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Pwr

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
14.2 in.
15.35 x 1.41 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.2 in.
14.37 x 1.10 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
17.4 gal.
19.0 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.8 in.
40.4 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.8 in.
56.9 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
58.9 in.
53.8 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.2 in.
37.5 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
57.2 in.
54.8 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
58.6 in.
53.3 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
116.2 in.
114.6 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
199.2 in.
197.6 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
57.3 in.
57.2 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
65.9 in.
62.1 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
65.6 in.
61.2 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86
0.85

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.72
0.65

Model Group

Model Group
GT Class
CTS

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Hatchback
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.0
6.2

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
OHV

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
2