Mercedes-Benz 500-Class vs Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

Select a car to compare

Cancel
Change

Select a car to compare

Cancel
Change

Select a car to compare

Cancel
+

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

1993 Mercedes-Benz 500-Class
500E Sedan
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$80,400
1 vehicle

Shop

2022 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
SL 55 AMG 4MATIC AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1993 Mercedes-Benz 500-Class
500E Sedan

For 1993, Mercedes-Benz expanded its 500-Class line by introducing the next-generation 500SEC Coupe, which joined two sedans (the 500E and 500SEL) and the 500SL convertible. Like th...

2022 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
SL 55 AMG 4MATIC AWD
No Expert Reviews

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1993 Mercedes-Benz 500-Class
500E Sedan
45
Alexander 1993 Mercedes-Benz 500-Class 500E SedanReview:

Cool Car — It is pretty old so i have to think about getting a new one. It has lasted me a long time and thats...

2022 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
SL 55 AMG 4MATIC AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

1993 Mercedes-Benz 500-Class
500E Sedan
2022 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
SL 55 AMG 4MATIC AWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
14 MPG
14 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
18 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 23 gal 18.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
315 hp @ 5,600 RPM
469 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque
347 lb-ft @ 3,900 RPM
516 lb-ft @ 2,250 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11:1
8.6:1
Displacement
5,000 cc
4,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.8 in x 3.35 in
3.27 in x 3.62 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Standard
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 41.5 in --
Back Legroom 33.5 in --
Exterior
Length 187.2 in 185.2 in
Width 70.7 in 75.4 in
Height 55.4 in 53.5 in
Wheelbase 110.2 in 106.3 in

Available Options

1993 Mercedes-Benz 500-Class
500E Sedan
2022 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
SL 55 AMG 4MATIC AWD

Related Comparisons