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Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014)

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Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014)

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Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014) vs Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014)

Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014)
Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014)
Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014)
Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014)

Why is Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014) better than Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014)?

  • 20mm shorter
    1.4mvs1417mm
  • 8.7l/100 km better fuel economy (city)
    10.1l/100 kmvs18.8l/100 km
  • 0.8m smaller turn radius
    10.8mvs11.6m
  • 576mm shorter length
    4.52mvs5095mm
  • 119mm narrower
    1.75mvs1872mm
  • 860.01kg lighter
    1.25tvs2109205g
  • 4l/100 km better fuel economy (highway)
    7.8l/100 kmvs11.8l/100 km
  • Has front-wheel drive

Why is Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014) better than Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014)?

  • 2.56x larger engine size
    4.6lvs1.8l
  • Has stolen vehicle tracking system
  • 16 more valves
    32vs16
  • 333mm longer wheelbase
    2.95mvs2621mm
  • 4 more cylinders
    8vs4
  • 54mm more headroom (rear)
    925mmvs871mm
  • 15.71% greater cargo volume
    383lvs331l
  • 1.66x larger fuel tank
    83lvs50l

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General info

1. smaller turn radius

10.8m

11.6m

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.

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2. longer drivetrain warranty (years)

5yrs

4yrs

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

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3. longer drivetrain warranty (km)

96561km

80467km

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

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4. longer basic warranty (years)

3yrs

4yrs

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

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5. longer basic warranty (km)

57936km

80467km

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

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6.Has front-wheel drive
Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014)
Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014)

Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.

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Dimensions

1.height

1.4m

1.42m

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2. longer wheelbase

2.62m

2.95m

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).

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3. shorter length

4.52m

5.09m

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4.width

1.75m

1.87m

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5.weight

1.25t

2.11t

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6. more headroom (front)

968mm

937mm

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.

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Engine

1. larger engine size

1.8l

4.6l

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.

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2. better fuel economy (city)

10.1l/100 km

18.8l/100 km

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

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3. more valves

16

32

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.

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4. more cylinders

4

8

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.

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5. larger fuel tank

50l

83l

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.

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6. more horsepower

143hp

429hp

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.

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Features

1.Has stolen vehicle tracking system
Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014)
Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014)

The vehicle has a tracking system that utilises GPS, allowing you to locate it in case it is stolen.

2.Has ISOFIX/LATCH
Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014)
Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014)

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.

3.Has a rear-view camera
Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014)
Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014)

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.

4.Has in-car system
Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014)
Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014)

An in-car system (eg. Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) gives you extra functionality, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.

5.Has Bluetooth
Honda Civic Coupe LX (2014)
Mercedes-Benz CL550 4MATIC Coupe (2014)

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

6.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

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