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2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan*

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2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan*

2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan vs. 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan

Are you shopping for a new Mercedes-Benz near Clayton? If so, you may be wondering, “How do the 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. E-Class compare?” The new C-Class is an entry-level sedan with a lower starting price than you’d expect. The new E-Class, on the other hand, is more expensive but offers a variety of exclusive features. Mercedes-Benz of St. Louis’s comparison below can help you decide which is the right pick for your lifestyle!

C-Class vs. E-Class: Price & Specs

2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan

  • Base Trim Starting Price: $41,400 MSRP
  • Top Trim Starting Price: $74,600 MSRP
  • Trim Levels: Five trim levels, including three AMG® options
  • Cargo Capacity: 12.6 cubic feet

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan

  • Base Trim Starting Price: $53,500 MSRP
  • Top Trim Starting Price: $104,400 MSRP
  • Trim Levels: Five trim levels including two AMG® options
  • Cargo Capacity: 13.1 cubic feet
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C-Class vs. E-Class: Engines & Fuel Economy

If your priority is fuel-efficiency on Ladue roads, you may be happier with the range of engines on the C-Class sedan. The E-Class Sedan is more powerful but slightly less economical. For ultimate performance, opt for one of the Mercedes-AMG® engines. Explore some of your options below:

2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

  • Base Engine: 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine outputs 255 hp and grants 23 mpg city/34 mpg highway
  • Upgraded Engine: An AMG® 4.0L V8 biturbo engine putting out 503 hp and offering a 0-60 mph time of 3.9 seconds

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

  • Base Engine: 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine with 241 hp and 21 mpg city/30 mpg highway
  • Upgraded Engine: Available AMG® 4.0L V8 biturbo engine offering 603 hp and a 0-60 mph time of 3.3 seconds
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C-Class vs. E-Class: Interior Features

Whether you choose the Mercedes-Benz C 300 or E 300, you can expect a high-end interior with plenty of next-level technologies to keep you connected throughout Frontenac. Both luxury cars offer a wide array of features, although the mid-level E-Class takes standard and available amenities to new heights.

2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Interior

  • 7-inch high-resolution central display
  • Available digital instrument cluster with 12.3-inch display
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Available ambient lighting

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Interior

  • 12.3-inch high-resolution central display
  • COMAND® navigation with 3 years of updates
  • Voice Control
  • Active multi-contoured front seats with massage
  • Available tri-zone automatic climate control
  • Standard ambient lighting
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Test Drive the C-Class and E-Class at Mercedes-Benz of St. Louis!

You can learn more about the differences between C-Class and E-Class models, and see how the C-Class fairs against the BMW 3-Series, at Mercedes-Benz of St. Louis in St. Louis! Contact us to schedule a test drive! We can help you find a luxury sedan with all the latest and greatest features from the brand, including 4MATIC® all-wheel drive.

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Phone: (314) 647-2400

1048 Hampton Ave. St. Louis, MO


Phone: (314) 647-2400

1048 Hampton Ave. St. Louis, MO


Phone: (314) 647-2400

1048 Hampton Ave. St. Louis, MO
38.6300409 -90.2865099
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