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Selected Style 2-Door Sport Coupe 1.8L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Sport Coupe 1.8L 23 31 $24,041 $25,850
2-Door Sport Coupe 3.2L 17 24 $26,273 $28,250
4-Door Sedan Sport Manual 1.8L 23 32 $27,202 $29,250
4-Door Sedan Sport Automatic 1.8L 24 32 $27,202 $29,250
4-Door Sedan 2.6L 20 25 $30,364 $32,650
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 2.6L 19 25 $31,480 $33,850
4-Door Sedan 3.2L 20 26 $35,294 $37,950
4-Door Sport Sedan 3.2L 19 26 $34,736 $37,350
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 3.2L 19 26 $36,410 $39,150
4-Door Wagon 2.6L 20 25 $31,760 $34,150
4-Door Wagon 4MATIC 2.6L 19 24 $32,876 $35,350
4-Door Sedan 5.5L AMG 16 22 $50,127 $53,900
4-Door Sedan 3.2L *Ltd Avail*
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 3.2L 20 28 $45,105 $48,500
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 3.2L 19 25 $47,430 $51,000
4-Door Sedan 5.0L 17 25 $53,754 $57,800
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 5.0L 16 20 $55,242 $59,400
4-Door Sedan 5.5L AMG 14 21 $75,144 $80,800
4-Door Wagon 3.2L 20 28 $47,198 $50,750
4-Door Wagon 4MATIC 3.2L 18 24 $49,522 $53,250
4-Door Wagon 4MATIC 5.0L 16 20 $57,102 $61,400
4-Door Sedan 3.2L CDI 27 37 $46,826 $50,350
4-Door Wagon 5.5L AMG 14 21 $76,818 $82,600
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,041
$45,105
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,850
$48,500
Monthly Payment Estimate
$431 / month
$808 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 33.0 35.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.9 97.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.5 37.4
Second Hip Room (in) 45.8 53.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 56.8
Second Head Room (in) 36.3 37.7
Passenger Capacity 4 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.7 56.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0 41.9
Front Hip Room (in) 52.9 52.4
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.0 71.3
Track Width, Front (in) 59.2 61.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 4.90
Length, Overall (in) 171.2 189.7
Height, Overall (in) 55.4 57.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.1 61.1
Wheelbase (in) 106.9 112.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 9.9 15.9
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x - TBD - 12.3 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4 Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.4 x - TBD - 11.8 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.4 21.1
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 18.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.3 37.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Speed sensitive rack & pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size 245/40ZR17 225/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 225/45ZR17 225/55HR16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3250 3691
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.5 16 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 115
Engine
Displacement 1.8L/109 3.2L/195
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 189 @ 5800 221 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 192 @ 3500-4000 232 @ 3000-4800
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 28
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.72 1.49
Trans Type 6 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.83
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.06 3.15
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.61 2.42
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.46 3.07
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.25 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.46 3.95
Summary
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz C-Class Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent 5-arm 5-Arm Multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent 3-link 4-Link
 
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