Chevrolet Corvette C5 Comm. Edition Targa vs Mercedes-Benz SL 55 AMG

Picture of Corvette C5 Comm. Edition Targa
Picture of Mercedes-Benz SL 55 AMG
Category Corvette C5 Comm.SL 55 AMG
Engine layout 5.7 l V85.4 l V8
Max power (ps / bhp) 355 / 350476 / 469
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 509 / 375700 / 516
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1452 / 32011855 / 4090
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 244 / 241257 / 253

Lap Times

Track Corvette C5 Comm.SL 55 AMG
Hockenheim Short 1:15.901:18.40
Nürburgring Nordschleife 8:18.008:12.00

Performance

Category Corvette C5 Comm.SL 55 AMG
0 - 100 kph 5.2 s4.3 s
0 - 200 kph 17.9 s13.7 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 12.7 s9.4 s
Est. 0 - 60 mph 4.9 s4.1 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.4 s @ 91.3 mph8.6 s @ 98.8 mph
Est. 1/4 mile 14.1 s @ 113.1 mph12.8 s @ 121.2 mph
Top speed 274 kph (170 mph)250 kph (155 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.60 g (6 m/s²)0.71 g (7 m/s²)

Summary

Category Corvette C5 Comm.SL 55 AMG
Track Performance 196191
Straight line speed 512776
Total 708967

Verdict

SL 55 AMG is the fastest by considerable margin.

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