Compare 2023 Mercedes-Benz S 500 4MATIC® vs 2023 Mercedes-Benz S 580 4MATIC®

2023 Mercedes-Benz S 500 4MATIC® vs 2023 Mercedes-Benz S 580 4MATIC®
2023 Mercedes-Benz S 500 4MATIC® 2023 Mercedes-Benz S 580 4MATIC®


3.0L Turbocharged I-6 4.0L Turbocharged V8


429 hp 496 hp

  MPG (City/Highway)

21/30 * 16/25 *

  MPG (City/Highway)

4.9 seconds ** 4.4 seconds **

  Executive Line Trim

Not available Available

2023 Mercedes-Benz S 500 4MATIC® vs 2023 Mercedes-Benz S 580 4MATIC®

Serving Franklin, TN

The 2023 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is a prestigious, stunning sedan with luxurious features and finishes. While the S-Class is beautifully designed to pamper its passengers and drivers on the road, it is also masterfully engineered under the hood. In 2023, there are two main S-Class model choices available. These are the S 500 4MATIC® and the S 580 4MATIC®. A great starting place for your detailed review of the S-Class is to compare these two models.


The 2023 Mercedes-Benz S 500 4MATIC® has the power necessary to impress you on the road. Its turbocharged 3.0-liter I-6 engine produces 429 horsepower. The S 580 4MATIC® has a 496-horsepower, turbocharged 4.0-liter, V8 engine. Both options have standard 4MATIC® all-wheel drive and an automatic nine-speed transmission. With the Luxury Line trim, you also get an air suspension system. An optional package adds rear-wheel steering.


There are a few exterior design differences between these versions of the S-Class. The S-Class has a sophisticated look with a long, elegant hood, a swooping roof, and chrome accents from the front to rear. A hood ornament tops the horizontal-bar grille. The headlights are dramatically angled and display a forward-trending LED light bar. The Luxury Line adds a power trunk lid, 19-inch wheels, and soft-close doors. The higher trim is available with up to 21-inch wheels. Optional packages may include black exterior accents.


Regardless of the trim selected, both of these versions of the S-Class are boldly appointed with coveted, elite features. All S-Class sedans have heated and massaging seats, leather or premium leather upholstery, powered front and rear sunshades augmented reality with the navigation system, an OLED display screen, assistive safety tech, and other equipment. The higher trim and optional packages may also come with a four-zone climate control system, two wireless charging stations, a rear entertainment system, a heated steering wheel, a 30-speaker Burmester® sound system, and more trim accent finishes. 1

When you arrive at Mercedes-Benz of Nashville soon, you can get behind the S 500 4MATIC® and the S 580 4MATIC® to compare their abilities first-hand. This will also be a perfect opportunity to compare the trims and optional packages. Schedule an appointment to explore the S-Class in detail by contacting Mercedes-Benz of Nashville soon.

* EPA estimated fuel economy. Compare the estimated mpg to the estimated mpg of other vehicles. You may get different mileage depending on how fast you drive, weather conditions and trip length. Your actual highway mileage will probably be less than the highway estimate.
** Stated rates of acceleration are based upon manufacturer's track results and may vary depending on model, environmental and road surface conditions, driving style, elevation and vehicle load.
1. Burmester is a registered trademark of Burmester Audiosysteme GmbH, Berlin, Germany.