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2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD
Christian Wardlaw Preview:

For 2020, every Mercedes-Benz C-Class receives more standard equipment. Mercedes-Benz makes its AMG Drive Unit, which is a driver-selectable traction system, optional for the AMG 43 co...

2019 Audi RS 5
quattro Coupe AWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

The Audi RS 5 is based on the A5, a performance-oriented luxury car that was fully redesigned for 2018. While the RS 5 Coupe rolled out last year, the RS 5 Sportback is an all-new addi...

Specs

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD
2019 Audi RS 5
quattro Coupe AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain --
AWD
Fuel Economy, City --
18 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
27 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- 15.3 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Power --
444 hp @ 5,700 RPM
Torque --
443 lb-ft @ 1,900 RPM
Cylinders --
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
10:1
Displacement --
2,900 cc
Bore x Stroke --
3.33 in x 3.39 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags Standard Optional
Curtain Airbags Standard Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats -- Optional
Air Conditioning -- Optional
CD Player -- Optional
Radio -- Optional
Power Windows -- Optional
Power Door Locks -- Optional
Driver Power Seats -- Optional
Passenger Power Seats -- Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 4 seats
Front Legroom -- 41.3 in
Back Legroom -- 32.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 11.6 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 882 lbs
Exterior
Length -- 186 in
Width -- 79.9 in
Height -- 53.5 in
Wheelbase -- 108.9 in

Available Options

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Brilliant Blue Metallic
  • DESIGNO Cardinal Red Metallic
  • DESIGNO Diamond White Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Mojave Silver Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Polar White
  • Selenite Grey Metallic

Option Packages

  • 3-Zone Climate Control
  • 12.3" Digital Instrument Cluster
  • AMG Line
  • DESIGNO Platinum White Pearl/Black Nappa Leather
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Exterior Lighting Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • MB Entry Navigation
  • Multimedia Package
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Ventilated Front Seats
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Saddle Brown/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • AMG Black, Leather Upholstery
  • AMG Cranberry Red, Leather Upholstery
  • AMG Silk Beige, Leather Upholstery
  • Magma Grey, Leather Upholstery
  • Silk Beige, Leather Upholstery
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Panorama Sunroof
  • Wheels: 19" AMG MULTISPOKE
  • Wheels: 19" AMG MULTISPOKE W/Black Accents
  • Wheels: 19" AMG Twin 5-Spoke W/Black Accents
2019 Audi RS 5
quattro Coupe AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Florett Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Misano Red Pearl Effect
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Nardo Gray
  • Navarra Blue Metallic
  • Sonoma Green Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bang & Olufsen Sound System W/3D Sound
  • Black Optic Carbon Package
  • Black Optic Package
  • Dynamic Package
  • Dynamic Plus Package
  • Fine Nappa Leather Package
  • Matte ALU Optic Carbon Package
  • Winter Wheel & Tire Package
  • RS Driver Assistance Package
  • Dynamic Steering
  • Wheels: 20" 5-Arm-Peak Milled & Forged Design

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