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BMW Z4 Vs Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Vs Audi R8 comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
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₹ 64.9 Lakh
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₹ 77.5 Lakh
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₹ 2.72 Crore
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BMW Z4 Vs Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Vs Audi R8 Comparison: Which car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Z4 Vs SLC 43 Vs R8 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Z4 Vs SLC 43 Vs R8 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol Audi R8 starts at ₹ 2.72 Crore. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the BMW Z4 starts at ₹ 64.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 78.9 Lakh for range topping Petrol model Lastly, the Petrol Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 starts at ₹ 77.5 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 87.48 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model.

Key FeaturesBMW Z4Mercedes-AMG SLC 43Audi R8
Price₹ 64.9 Lakh₹ 77.5 Lakh₹ 2.72 Crore
Mileage14.37 Kmpl12.80 Kmpl16.10 Kmpl
Power194 bhp367 bhp602 bhp
Engine1998 CC2996 CC5204 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Z4 Vs SLC 43 Vs R8 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Audi R8 base Petrol engine returns 16 Kmpl. The BMW Z4 base Petrol returns 13 Kmpl. The Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 13 Kmpl.

Z4 Vs SLC 43 Vs R8 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Audi R8 gets 602 bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW Z4 comes in 2 Petrol 194, 370 bhp engines. Lastly, the Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 is offered in 367 bhp Petrol engine.


Engine Type 2.0-litre Four-cylinder Petrol3.0-Litre V6 Petrol EngineV10-cylinder Petrol Engine With Combined Inlet Manifold And Direct Fuel Injection
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC2996 CC5204 CC
No Of Cylinder 4610
Power 194 bhp@4500-6500 rpm367 bhp@5500-6000 rpm602 bhp@8250 rpm
Torque 320 Nm@1450-4200 rpm520 Nm@2000-4200 rpm560 Nm@6500 rpm
Drive Train N/ARWDAWD


Length 4324 mm4142 mm4426 mm
Width 1459 mm1817 mm2037 mm
Height 1304 mm1304 mm1240 mm
Wheelbase 1864 mm2430 mm2650 mm
Ground Clearance N/A120 mm110 mm
Boot Space N/AN/A112 L
Kerb Weight 1495 Kg1615 Kg1630 Kg
Gross Weight 1740 Kg1890 Kg1895 Kg
Front Track N/A1551 mm1638 mm
Rear Track N/A1566 mm1599 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/A5.26 m5.90 m
No. Of Doors 222
Seating Capacity 222


No. of gears AutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type AlloyAlloy Wheels10-Spoke Y Design Diamond Cut Finish Alloy Wheels
Tyre Type N/ATubeless RadialTubeless,Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/50 R17235/40 R18235/35 R19
Rear Tyre Size 255/45 R17255/35 R18295/30 R19

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscVentilated DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscVentilated DiscDisc


Front Suspension N/AAMG Sports SuspensionSports Suspension
Rear Suspension N/AAMG Sports SuspensionSports Suspension

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 14.37 Kmpl12.82 Kmpl12.30 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity


Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power SteeringElectro-Mechanical Steering
Adjustable Power Steering


Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 6.6 seconds4.7 seconds3.2 seconds
Max Speed 240250330

Safety & Security

Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assisttickticktick
Electronic Stability Programtickticktick
Tractional Controltickticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampscrossticktick
Cornering Lightscrossticktick
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipertickcrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperstickticktick
Headlight Washerscrosscrosstick
Headlamp Beam Adjustercrossticktick
3rd brake lighttickcross-
Child seat ISOFIX attachmenttickcross-
Cornering Brake Control (CBC)tickcross-
Dynamic braking lightstickcross-
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) with extended contents (DSC on, MDM and DSC off)tickcross-
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC)tickcross-
Electronic vehicle immobilisertickcross-
Park Distance Control (PDC)tickcross-
Seat Occupancy Detectiontickcross-
Two-stage brake force displaytickcross-
Tyre Pressure Indicatortickcross-

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerAutomatic Air Conditioning 2- Zone With Extended Contents With Active Carbon Microfilter ?2-Zone Automatic Climate ControlAutomatic Climate Control
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shifttickticktick
Cruise Controltickticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickticktick
Push Start Stop Buttontickticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supporttickticktick
Front Armresttickticktick
Rear Armrestcrosscrosscross
UpholsteryLeatherNappa LethearLeather
Front Cup Holderscrossticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick


Front Fog Lampstickticktick
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick
Ambient Lightstickcross-

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickticktick
Wireless Chargingtickcross-


Music System-ticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Internal Memory-ticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick


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