Originally Posted by chaz_master
Honestly, drag strips? Who cares about that, any car can be made to go fast in a straight line.
I said it has no finesse if you remember? I didn't say which would beat which...
My point was clearly that the Merc just uses an immense amount of power to achieve what it does. It's a little rocket that doesn't actually handle all that well.
To me, that's not great engineering really.
Did you read what I wrote after "drag strip"?
Maybe watch the SL 63 AMG vs . M6 review by Chris. It further confirmes how BMW doesn't have the superiority it used to have.