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2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class


2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
255-hp 2.0L inline-4 turbo

Base Engine

255-hp 2.0L inline-4 turbo
12.6 cubic feet

Cargo Capacity

13.1 cubic feet
10.25 inches

Central Display

12.3 inches

64-color Ambient Interior Lighting


COMAND® Navigation


Are you searching for a new luxury car near San Diego, and wondering, “What is the difference between C-Class and E-Class sedans?” Mercedes-Benz of Escondido can answer your burning questions about these two popular models, and help you decide which is best for your lifestyle. Compare the Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. E-Class below to learn more about their prices, performance specs, and features. 

C-Class vs. E-Class: Performance

Both of these models offer venerable turbo engines to make every drive around Escondido more exciting than the last. The new C-Class starts off with greater fuel economy ratings, while the new E-Class offers a wider horsepower range. Compare their performance specs below: 

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Specs: 

  • Base Engine: 255-hp 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine, 0-60 mph in 5.7 seconds
  • Fuel Economy: EPA-estimated 23 mpg city/35 mpg highway
  • Top Engine: 503-hp AMG® 4.0L V8 biturbo engine, 0-60 mph in 3.8 seconds

2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Specs: 

  • Base Engine: 255-hp 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine, 0-60 mph time in 5.8 seconds
  • Fuel Economy: EPA-estimated 21 mpg city/30 mpg highway
  • Top Engine: 603-hp AMG® 4.0L V8 biturbo engine, 0-60 mph in 3.3 seconds

C-Class vs. E-Class: Interior Features

You’ll find plenty of exciting features and technologies inside both the C-Class interior and E-Class interior. Because it has a higher starting price, the E-Class offers more amenities as standard features. 

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Interior Features: 

  • 10.25-inch high-resolution central display
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Available 64-color interior ambient lighting
  • Available digital instrument cluster with a 12.3-inch display 
  • Cargo Capacity: 12.6 cubic feet

2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Interior Features: 

  • 64-color interior ambient lighting
  • 12.3-inch high-resolution central display
  • COMAND® navigation with three years of updates
  • Voice Control
  • Active multi-contour front seats with massage
  • Available Tri-zone automatic climate control
  • Cargo Capacity: 13.1 cubic feet

Compare the E-Class vs. C-Class at Mercedes-Benz of Escondido

Ready to see how these two sedans stack up in person? Compare the Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. E-Class at Mercedes-Benz of Escondido today! Whether you’re interested in one or both models, we’ll help you set up a test drive near Valley Center, give you a walkaround, and answer any questions you may have. When you’re ready to take the next step, contact us online or apply for financing using our secure online application.

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