Drive’s Chris Harris has made an interesting comparison between the Ford Fiesta ST hot hatch and the powerful Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG SUV.
Chris Harris from Drive has managed to compare two extremely different vehicles, a B-segment hot hatch and a powerful SUV, in a new and interesting way. The models chosen for the test were the Ford Fiesta ST and the Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG and we have to tell you that if you’re expecting the “classic” quarter mile drag race between the two you’re in for a surprise. We won’t be spoilers so in order to find out what Chris Harris has done with the two vehicles you have to scroll down and click play.
As a quick reminder, the Ford Fiesta ST is powered by a 1.6 liter EcoBoost engine, which is producing a total output of 182 HP (134 kW) and 240 Nm of torque (177 lb-ft). The Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG is getting its power from a 5.5 liter twin turbo V8 engine, which is rated at 544 HP (400 kW) and 760 Nm of torque (560 lb-ft). You can check out the comparison between the two vehicles in the footage posted below.