Compare 2022 Kia Stinger vs 2022 Mercedes-Benz C Class

2022 Kia Stinger
2022 Mercedes-Benz C Class
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GT-Line AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Stinger GT-Line AWD 21 29 $36,757 $38,490
Stinger GT-Line RWD 22 32 $34,656 $36,290
Stinger GT1 AWD 17 24 $44,015 $46,090
Stinger GT1 RWD 18 25 $41,914 $43,890
Stinger GT2 AWD 17 24 $51,273 $53,690
Stinger GT2 RWD 18 25 $49,172 $51,490
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AMG C 43 4MATIC Convertible
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
C-Class AMG C 43 4MATIC Convertible 19 28 $63,315 $67,000
C-Class AMG C 43 4MATIC Coupe 19 28 $57,173 $60,500
C-Class AMG C 63 S Convertible 17 24 $81,874 $87,100
C-Class C 300 4MATIC Convertible 21 30 $54,243 $57,400
C-Class C 300 4MATIC Coupe 22 31 $47,108 $49,850
C-Class C 300 4MATIC Sedan N/A N/A $43,045 $45,550
C-Class C 300 Convertible 21 28 $52,353 $55,400
C-Class C 300 Coupe 22 31 $45,218 $47,850
C-Class C 300 Sedan N/A N/A $41,155 $43,550
Pricing
Invoice Price
$36,757
$63,315
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$38,490
$67,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$642 / month
$1117 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.3
TCC’s Bottom Line
The refreshed 2022 Stinger upgrades with the latest technology, but the new base powertrain is a letdown. The 2022 Mercedes C-Class pares down its lineup and plumps up with lots of screens and mild-hybrid performance.
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Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Midsize Cars Subcompact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³)
93.8 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.8 47.8
Front Leg Room (in)
42.6 42
Front Hip Room (in)
55.5 -
Passenger Capacity
5 4
Second Leg Room (in)
36.4 32
Front Head Room (in)
38.3 38.8
Second Hip Room (in)
56.1 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.4 54.8
Second Head Room (in)
37 35.6
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
55.1 55.3
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.8 61.3
Wheelbase (in)
114.4 111.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.6 71.3
Track Width, Front (in)
62.8 63.1
Length, Overall (in)
190.2 184.8
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 3.6
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13 12.6
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.6 14.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
15.9 17.4
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.4 38.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P225/45HR18 P245/40HR18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA R66
Front Tire Size
P225/45HR18 P225/45HR18
Spare Tire Size
Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA R66
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3792 4204
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 18 X 8.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 18 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
740 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 180
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
311 @ 1650 384 @ 2500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.5 L/152 3.0 L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
300 @ 5800 385 @ 6100
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
24 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 19
Transmission
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.96 5.35
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.54 3.07
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.61 2.25
Trans Type
8 9
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.21
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.56 0.72
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.27 4.80
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.47 3.24
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.18 1.64
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.65 0.86
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.83 1.00
Summary
Vehicle Name
Kia Stinger Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Body Style
Sedan 4MATIC Cabriolet
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.4 8.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
- 8.8
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-
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2022 Kia Stinger
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  • Lease: From $399 per month for 36 months
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  • Finance: From 1.49% APR for 48 months
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2022 Mercedes-Benz C Class
  • 2022 C-Class on sale now
  • Lease: From $659/mo for 36 months
  • Rebates: No rebates
  • Finance: No financing offers
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