Mercedes-Benz 300-Class vs Mercedes-Benz E-Class Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A
2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
AMG E 53 4MATIC Sedan AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$83,291

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
No Expert Reviews
2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
AMG E 53 4MATIC Sedan AWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

The fifth generation of Mercedes-Benz’s mid-range E-Class debuted in 2017, but for 2021 it already gets another redesign to keep things fresh and interesting against rivals like the Au...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
Casper01 writes:
Back Seats Ranked 1966 Mercury Comet better.
"Larger !!!*"
2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
AMG E 53 4MATIC Sedan AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
AMG E 53 4MATIC Sedan AWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain --
AWD
Fuel Economy, City -- --
Fuel Economy, Highway -- --
Fuel Tank Volume -- --
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Power --
429 hp @ 6,100 RPM
Torque --
384 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
Cylinders --
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
10.5:1
Displacement --
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke --
3.27 in x 3.64 in
Safety
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 5 seats
Front Legroom -- --
Back Legroom -- --
Exterior
Length -- --
Width -- --
Height -- --
Wheelbase -- 115.7 in

Available Options

1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
AMG E 53 4MATIC Sedan AWD

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