2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs 2017 BMW 3 Series

Ready for the ride of your life? Then get behind the wheel of a 2017 luxury car. The automotive industry is constantly coming up with groundbreaking technology to bring the automobile to new heights. Take a look at the 2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class and the 2017 BMW 3 Series, for example. Both have been fan favorites for years, manufacturing vehicles smothered in quality and bathed in innovation. With two brands that both sit at the top of the food chain, how do you know which one is better for you? It really comes down to what you value the most in a car, but we’re going to take you through some of the aspects of each and weigh one vs. the other to give car shoppers access to the information that matters to them.

Superficial elegance exists in both of these models. Sleek exteriors are matched by the classy interiors of both cabins. With the 2017 C-Class, though, you have a wide range of options to choose from to make your car your own. Deck it out with eloquent wood finishes and leather-trimmed surfaces. For more, check out the chart below.

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2017 Mercedes-Benz C 300 vs 2017 BMW 3 Series 320I
Standard Driver/Passenger Power Seats Optional
241 Horsepower 180
5 Stars Safety Rating 5 Stars
DISTRONIC PLUS Intelligent Cruise Control Intelligent Cruise Control Not Available

Power Beyond Measure. Safety Without Limits.

Obviously there’s a huge difference in horsepower. We didn’t even mention the torque, which comes in at 273 lb-ft. against 200 lb-ft. in favor of the C 300. No, those numbers will speak for themselves. We’d like you to pay special attention to some of the safety features offered by Mercedes-Benz. You’d better believe that with a safety reputation like the one Mercedes-Benz has, they’re going to equip the C-Class models accordingly. That can be seen in the abundance of safety features such as COLLISION PREVENTION ASSIST PLUS which uses radar to monitor traffic ahead and brake for you if you’re too slow, or the ATTENTION ASSIST® which alerts you audibly and visually when it senses you’re getting drowsy. Add in the Intelligent Drive suite of active safety features and it’s easy to see how Mercedes-Benz is upholding their safety standards in the 2017 C-Class.

Think a 2017 C-Class model might be right for you? If you’re looking for a vehicle offering top power, elegance and safety, you’d be hard pressed to find a better option. Get it today at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis. We look forward to seeing you on the road in a 2017 C-Class!

2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class wheel
2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class center console
2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class steering wheel
2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class front grille exterior

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