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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan C63 AMG RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD C63 AMG 12 19 $53,336 $57,350
4-Door Sedan
Pricing
Invoice Price
$53,336
$47,053
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$57,350
$51,425
Monthly Payment Estimate
$956 / month
$857 / month
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TCC Rating
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2010 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG sports a fluid ride, spot-on handling, and shrieking power to make it the most accomplished C-Class ever built.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 12 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 19 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.7 56.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.2 - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) 36.9 36.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.1 56.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7 42.4
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Front Hip Room (in) 52.3 53.4
Second Leg Room (in) 33.4 36.2
Front Head Room (in) 37.1 38.9
Second Hip Room (in) 54.9 53.8
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 186.1 191.5
Height, Overall (in) 56.6 57.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.0 61.4
Wheelbase (in) 108.7 113.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7 70.6
Track Width, Front (in) 61.7 61.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) - TBD - 12.5
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x - TBD - 14 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.2 x 1.42 14 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.4 17
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.5 - TBD -
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.5 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P235/40ZR18 P245/45VR18
Spare Tire Size Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA QJL
Spare Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P255/35ZR18 P245/45VR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA QJL
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3924 3850
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 9.0 18 x 8.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0 18 x 8.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 6.3L/379 6.0L/366
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 451 @ 6800 400 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System - TBD - SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 443 @ 5000 395 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA LS2
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 12 15
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 15 -
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.92 1.53
Trans Type 7 6
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Tremec
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42/2.23 3.67
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.86 2.33
Trans Order Code NA MN6
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.65 3.73
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.15
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.79
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.38 4.15
Summary
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cadillac CTS-V
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-link Performance
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) 3-Link Performance
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 2 (2009) -
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 12.4 -
 
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