2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E 300 4MATIC® vs. 2017 Cadillac CTS

Top-of-the-line automakers are clashing head to head in this one. Mercedes-Benz and Cadillac have battled to win the hearts of car shoppers for years, and they’ve gone all out in 2017. Here we’re taking a look at the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E 300 4MATIC® vs 2017 Cadillac CTS. While these two vehicles offer similar features and are easily comparable, you can’t deny that one seems to be making bigger strides in the industry when it comes to luxury and quality.

You’ll notice that each has continued with their signature exterior. The CTS has Cadillac’s signature V-taper grille while the E 300 has the smooth, refined edges you’d expect from a luxury car. Let’s dive into the details that separate the two on a finer level, though. Take a look at our comparisons below.

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2017 Mercedes-Benz E 300 4MATIC® vs 2017 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Premium Luxury RWD
$54,650 MSRP $59,195
29 mpg Highway MPG 30 mpg
7 Speed Automatic Transmission 8 Speed Automatic
241 Horsepower 335
273 Torque 285
4.9 seconds 0 to 60 4.4 seconds
AWD Drivetrain RWD
7 Number of Airbags 10
Standard PRE-SAFE Not Available
Standard First Aid Kit Optional
12.3 inches Entertainment Screen Size 8 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

Comfort and Convenience

Comfort and convenience in the 2017 E-Class don’t come up short. A front power headrest and second row split bench seating come standard in the 2017 E-CLass while not available in the 2017 CTS. Other standard features in the E-Class not found with many competitors include DISTRONIC PLUS Intelligent Cruise Control, eight audio speakers and heated front seats.

You can upgrade from your current ride by getting in touch with Mercedes of Indianapolis and asking about our lineup of 2017 E-Class models. Our team will be more than happy to take you through and show you what we have available while ensuring you’re getting a car that fits in your budget. Call us today or set up a test drive!

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class on the road
2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class interior
2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class driver's side
2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class next to house

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