BMW M3 vs Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG S

Picture of Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG S (W205)
Picture of BMW M3 (F80)
Category C 63 AMG SBMW M3 (F80)
Engine layout 4.0 l V83.0 l R6
Max power (ps / bhp) 510 / 503431 / 425
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 700 / 516550 / 406
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1749 / 38561604 / 3536
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 292 / 288269 / 265
Average price €97,000€90,000

Acceleration

Speed & distance C 63 AMG SBMW M3 (F80)
0 - 50 kph 1.9 s1.6 s
0 - 60 kph 3.0 s2.5 s
0 - 80 kph 3.0 s2.9 s
0 - 100 kph 4.1 s4.1 s
0 - 130 kph 5.9 s6.0 s
0 - 160 kph 8.2 s8.5 s
0 - 200 kph 12.4 s13.3 s
1000 m 22.1 s22.1 s @ 242.6 kph
0 - 60 mph 3.7 s3.8 s
0 - 100 mph 8.1 s8.5 s
0 - 150 mph 23.7 s20.8 s
Est. 1/8 mile 8.7 s @ 99.4 mph8.6 s @ 99.4 mph
1/4 mile 11.9 s @ 123.0 mph12.0 s @ 119.3 mph

Rolling acceleration

Speed C 63 AMG SBMW M3 (F80)
70 - 90 kph 2.5 s2.2 s
70 - 100 kph 3.0 s2.7 s
70 - 120 kph 4.4 s4.0 s
70 - 130 kph 5.1 s4.7 s
70 - 140 kph 5.9 s5.4 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 8.4 s9.2 s

General performance

Category C 63 AMG SBMW M3 (F80)
Top speed 291 kph (181 mph)284 kph (176 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.67 g (7 m/s²)0.70 g (7 m/s²)
18m slalom 70.5 kph (43.8 mph)67.7 kph (42.1 mph)
Fuel economy 8.2 l/100 km (29 mpg US / 34 UK)7.3 l/100 km (32 mpg US / 39 UK)
Lateral acceleration 0.97 g (10 m/s²)1.01 g (10 m/s²)
100 kph - 0 33 m (107 ft)33 m (107 ft)
200 kph - 0 132 m (434 ft)134 m (438 ft)
60 mph - 0 31 m (101 ft)30 m (99 ft)

Summary

Category C 63 AMG SBMW M3 (F80)
Track Performance 594594
Straight line speed 26762859
Total 32713453

Verdict

M3 is the fastest by a small margin.

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Guest  7y ago

@Fastestlaps. Are your formulas automatic or manual? Not that it will make a difference but 293 + 790=1083 not 1084.