Comparo: Aston Martin DB9 vs Mercedes CL65 AMG

 

Aston Martin DB9 vs Mercedes Benz CL65 AMG 545x298 at Comparo: Aston Martin DB9 vs Mercedes CL65 AMG

The Mercedes CL-Class is on its last legs and will be replaced soon with a new S-Class Coupe. The new Aston Martin DB9, on the other hand, is hot out of the oven. The DB9 is like a fine cocktail with two parts DBS, two parts Virage, and a sprinkling of Vanquish on the top. On this episode of Head 2 Head MotoTrend‘s Jonny Lieberman puts these great super coupes up against each other to see which $200K V12-powered two-door luxury car is superior.

Both these cars are powered by 6.0 liter V12 engines, and although the Merc is much more powerful, the performance is basically the same with a 0 to 60 time of around 4.1 seconds for both cars. What sets them apart is the nature of delivery and their approach to luxury.

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)
Published on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 8:17 by
Categories: AMG, Aston Martin, Mercedes Benz, Videos
Tags: , , , , ,
You are here: Motorward > AMG > Comparo: Aston Martin DB9 vs Mercedes CL65 AMG

  • Google Plus
  • Facebook