Mercedes-Benz S550 vs BMW 750i: Update Only Made It Worst?
BMW has just given the BMW 750i a full makeover. With the new exterior design and interior update, will the BMW 750i actually be able to take down the Mercedes-Benz S550 now?
Well, the Mercedes-Benz S550 will be running on a 4.7 liter twin-turbo DOHC V8 engine that will be mated to a seven-speed auto transmission and will be delivering about 449hp and 516lb ft of torque. The BMW 750i, on the other hand, will come with a 4.4 liter twin-turbo DOHC V8 engine that will be mated to an eight-speed auto transmission and will be delivering about 445hp and 480lb ft of torque.
In terms of looks, most people would have voted for the Mercedes-Benz S550. Not everybody was too pleased with the new BMW 750i design when they first showed it all. While some people did think that it was an improvement, other seems to feel that BMW has messed it up. Some people also seems to think that the interior of the BMW 750i is a little too messy.
The Mercedes-Benz S550 will retail for $99,575 while the BMW 750i will retail for $98,395.