Station wagons are boring! We generally agree with this statement, but when we’re talking about a $64,340 Cadillac CTS-V Sport Wagon and a $94,075 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG Estate, boring shouldn’t be anywhere near the front of our minds. In fact, we’d take one of these killer grocery-toting family vehicles over our current SUV any day of the week!

The Cadillac CTS-V Wagon is powered by a 6.2 liter supercharged V8 engine that delivers a total of 556 hp and 551 lb.-ft. of torque. As a comparison, the E63 AMG Estate features a 6.2 Liter AMG V8 that delivers 525 HP and 516 lb-ft of torque. Motor Trend took the two sports wagons and put them through an impressive test drive that includes a short trip to a drag strip. Which was the best of two? Find out by watching this 9 minute video. We can assure you that it will be worth it!


What do you think?


  (530) posted on 07.3.2012

I know Mercedes can perform well in this race. Cadillac is good, but Mercedes totally rocks the track.

  (798) posted on 07.3.2012

I like both performances. They’ve shown enough their endurances and greatness when it comes to driving.

  (396) posted on 06.27.2012

It’s a fun video. It more of an action-pack adventure and GT-R NISMO did a very impressive performance.

  (484) posted on 05.2.2012

There is no real competition here! The comparison of these is unlikely to be solved.

  (858) posted on 05.1.2012

Isn’t it obvious? Mercedes has a more stylish innovation! Well, it’s undeniable that Cadillac’s is competitively powerful.

  (498) posted on 05.1.2012

I have a bipolar opinion on this clip. I’m on either sides of these two vehicles for different reasons.

  (531) posted on 04.27.2012

This is a win-win situation, since what it has shown were the capabilities of these two dynamic vehicles.

  (714) posted on 04.4.2012

Don’t you think that this is unjust? These two are incomparable.

  (397) posted on 04.2.2012

I’ve never been a Cadillac fan, and I didn’t like their car. I’m with Mercedes as I love its whole styling, and its smooth run.

  (592) posted on 04.2.2012

I like Cadillac CTS-V’s built, but I love Mercedes EG3 AMG Estate’s performance more. Overall, the result for me is a tie since they have a different advantage in different terms.

  (399) posted on 04.1.2012

Although I want to side on one vehicle, I can’t seem to choose; they both gave an impressive performance.

  (410) posted on 04.1.2012

I won’t want to use these two to compete, but seeing this demonstration bewildered me. Although their built is big, I can’t deny the fact that they’re high-performing. Very impressive.

  (5) posted on 03.29.2012

It’s actually the newer 5.5 liter biturbo in the E63 AMG. And this one in particular has the optional AMG Performance Package, upping power and torque to 550 hp and 590 lb-ft respectively.

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