2018 Mercedes-Benz C 300 vs 2018 BMW 320i

2018 Mercedes-Benz C 300 vs 2018 BMW 320i

Affordability isn’t usually synonymous with luxury cars, but that’s the case with these two models. Delivering a unique blend of high-class features with a price not too far off from more average automakers, the 2018 C 300 is a driving force in the industry and is steadily gaining traction in popularity. See how it compares to another top model as we look at the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C 300 vs 2018 BMW 320i.

If you judge a car by the performance it has, the winner here is pretty straightforward. Both vehicles have a standard turbocharged 2.0L inline-4 engine, but the difference sets in when you look at the power. The C 300 gets 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque, compared to just 180 horsepower and 200 lb-ft of torque in the 320i. Take a look at some additional comparisons in the table below.

2018 Mercedes-Benz C 300 Sedan


2018 BMW 320i

$40,250 MSRP $34,900
24 city/34 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 24 city/35 hwy mpg
9-Speed Automatic Transmission 8-Speed Automatic
241 Horsepower 180
273 lb-ft Torque 200 lb-ft
5.8 seconds 0 to 60 time Not Available
FWD Drivetrain FWD
6 Number of Airbags 7
Standard Power Sunroof/Moonroof Optional
Optional Intelligent Cruise Control Not Available
7 inches Entertainment Screen Size 8 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

Comfort and Convenience in the 2018 C 300

Take the drive feeling relaxed and with a smile on your face. The C 300 is designed to be more comfortable than your typical sedan, starting with the power front seats with driver-seat memory. This is convenient because it allows the driver to have three different seating positions already configured into the system. Also standard in the 2018 C 300 is five years of Mercedes-Benz mbrace Connect, a phone app that puts a number conveniences right there in the palm of your hands. Start your car remotely, send destinations, access roadside assistance, and much more. Other comfort and convenience features include:

  • Dual-zone automatic climate control

  • 40/20/40 split-folding rear seats


  • HomeLink garage door opener

  • LED ambient lighting

  • Air Balance cabin fragrance system

  • and much more!

Ready to learn more about the 2018 C 300? You can get it right here at World Wide Motors! Conveniently located in Indianapolis, our dealership is the place to go for all your luxury vehicle needs. Give us a call today or schedule a test drive right here on our website!

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