Another drag duel was released on the Carwow Youtube channel. The Mercedes-AMG 45 S hot hatch and the Audi RS6 station wagon met in a quarter-mile race to gain speed.
- The first start from the spot the driver of the Mercedes "slept", and Audi was far ahead at the finish line. However, in the second attempt, the station wagon from Ingolstadt bypassed the hatchback from Stuttgart with a clear advantage.
- The second exercise started at 50 mph (80.5 km / h). Despite the fact that the Audi RS6 reacted more slowly to the hard accelerator, the Mercedes-AMG 45 S was briefly ahead. To a speed of 120 mph (almost 200 km / h), the RS6 was the first.
- For dessert - braking to the floor. But even here Mercedes turned out to be worse than Audi. He needed more space for a full stop.
Mercedes-AMG 45 S is equipped with a two-liter "turbo four" with a return of 421 hp. and 500 Nm. The all-wheel drive hatch weighs 1635 kilograms. The Audi RS6 is much heavier at 2,075 kilograms. But the "eight" 4.0 produces 600 hp. and 800 Nm. According to the passport, the RS6 is faster than the 45 S: 3.6 seconds from zero to one hundred versus 3.9 seconds.
- In the recent drag of the 12-cylinder luxury British coupes Bentley Continental GT and Rolls-Royce Wraith, Bentley was victorious. It is only two horsepower more powerful (635 versus 633), but 116 kilograms lighter, equipped with four-wheel drive and launch control.