2018 Mercedes-Benz C 300 vs 2018 Lincoln MKZ
New for 2018 is a sedan that changes the way we see sedans. While some people view their cars as a mere form of transportation, Mercedes-Benz knows better. Once the road gets long and the discomfort sets in, you’re going to want something more than just a cheap beater. If you’re ready to see some top models and figure out which is best for you, take a look at the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C 300 vs 2018 Lincoln MKZ.
Performance is split pretty evenly when you just compare the horsepower and torque, but there’s more to a performance sedan than that. The C 300 gets better fuel efficiency than its rival, which is an important factor to consider since those costs can add up over time. Additionally, the C 300 has three more transmission speeds than the MKZ which amounts to smoother gear changes and better top-end fuel efficiency. Check out some more comparisons in the table below.
2018 Mercedes-Benz C 300 Sedan
2018 Lincoln MKZ Premiere FWD
|24 city/33 hwy mpg||Fuel Efficiency||21 city/31 hwy mpg|
|9-Speed Automatic||Transmission||6-Speed Automatic|
|273 lb-ft||Torque||275 lb-ft|
|5.8 seconds||0 to 60 time||Not Available|
|9||Number of Airbags||7|
|Optional||Cooled Seats||Not Available|
|Standard||ATTENTION ASSIST®||Not Available|
|7 inches||Entertainment Screen Size||7 inches|
Specs and Features in the 2018 C 300
You might look at the price tag on these two and figure that going with the MKZ is the way to go. After all, it’d be an easy way to save $4,400. Not so fast. While budgeting is important, the C 300 more than makes up for the higher MSRP when you consider all the extras it has. The innovative spirit that stamps the heritage of Mercedes-Benz is prevalent in the C 300, extending far beyond just excellent performance. It includes state-of-the-art technology and extraordinary comfort and convenience features. Some of those features that are unavailable in the MKZ include:
Genuine wood trim
Front power lumbar
Front cooled seats
Vehicle location system
Intelligent cruise control
Rain sensing wipers
and much more!
Interested in owning the 2018 C 300? Here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis, we make it easy for anyone to own a luxury sedan. Get all the exquisite serenity your heart desires while paying less than you thought you would. Give us a call or schedule a test drive today!