Brought to us by the folks over at Lovecars in the United Kingdom, the video features the two German heavyweights doing battle not once but twice … in rather damp conditions.
As a reminder, Ingolstadt's latest all-wheel-drive super-estate employs a (mild-hybrid) twin-turbo 4,0-litre V8 petrol engine churning out 441 kW. The four-door (likewise all-paw) Mercedes-AMG GT63 S, meanwhile, offers 470 kW from its twin-turbo 4,0-litre V8.
Watch the video above to see the two fight it out on a soggy drag strip…
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