2018 BMW 3 Series vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
If you desire a luxurious and high-performance sports sedan, wagon or coupe at an accessible price point, then we encourage you to check out the 2018 BMW 3 Series. With its phenomenal driving dynamics, premium styling and features, advanced technologies and reasonable pricing, the 3 Series is BMW's most popular model. One of the competitors of the BMW 3 Series is the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. See how they measure up in this 2018 BMW 3 Series vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class comparison.
The 2018 BMW 3 Series has a big advantage for affordability, with a $34,900 MSRP for the base BMW 320i Sedan. In comparison, the base Mercedes-Benz C300 Sedan has an MSRP that's $5,350 higher ($40,250 MSRP). Even with the reasonable starting price point for the 3 Series, you'll still get many standard features. This includes LED headlights and foglights, light alloy wheels, 6-way adjustable front seats, HiFi Sound System, HD Radio, iDrive infotainment system, BMW TeleService and rain-sensing windshield wipers.
|2018 BMW 320i Sedan||VS||2018 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sedan|
|13 cu-ft||Trunk Volume||12.6 cu-ft|
|35 mpg||Highway Fuel Economy||33 mpg|
|5 Stars||Crash Test Rollover Rating||4 Stars|
Advantages and Benefits of 2018 BMW 3 Series
On the performance front, the 320i Sedan comes with the 2.0-liter BMW TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder engine, which delivers an impressive highway fuel economy of 35 mpg. In comparison, the C300 Sedan gets a highway fuel economy of 33 mpg. If you desire more power for your drives, the BMW 3 Series also offers a 248-hp version of the 2.0L Turbo engine, as well as a diesel 2.0L Turbo engine, which generates 280 lb-ft of torque. For the pinnacle of 3 Series power, the V6 Turbo engine in the BMW 340i generates 320-hp and helps the 3 Series go from zero to 60 mph in only 4.6 seconds. If you're an eco-minded driver and desire higher efficiency, you can get the BMW 330e, which features a hybrid powertrain that delivers an estimated 71 MPGe.
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