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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Cabriolet AWD
MSRP
$56,700
Invoice
$53,298
Average Price Paid
$56,700
5 listings nationwide

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2022 BMW 5 Series
530i RWD
MSRP
$54,200
Invoice
$50,905
Average Price Paid
$54,078
351 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Cabriolet AWD
Fair Price
$57,429
Good Price
$54,356
Great Price
$52,598
2022 BMW 5 Series
530i RWD
Fair Price
$54,123
Good Price
$53,454
Great Price
$53,072

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Cabriolet AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$63,692
1 listings nationwide

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2022 BMW 5 Series
530i RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$59,605
17 listings nationwide

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

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Cabriolet AWD
Aldo writes:
It was good
2022 BMW 5 Series
530i RWD
Salehalbusais1 writes:
Wow I love this car
Front Seats Ranked 2022 Audi A7 worse.
"I just love it"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2022 Audi A7 worse.
"Wow lol"

Specs

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Cabriolet AWD
2022 BMW 5 Series
530i RWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.4 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
255 hp @ 5,800 RPM
248 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
273 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
257 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
10.2:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.27 in x 3.62 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 32 in 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 8.8 cu ft 14 cu ft
Maximum Payload 882 lbs 800 lbs
Exterior
Length 184.5 in 195.8 in
Width 79.4 in 83.7 in
Height 55.8 in 58.2 in
Wheelbase 111.8 in 117.1 in

Available Options

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Cabriolet AWD

Exterior Colors

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

Option Packages

  • AMG Line
  • DESIGNO Bengal Red Nappa Leather Package
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Exterior Lighting Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • MB Entry Navigation
  • Multimedia Package
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Cranberry Red, Leather Upholstery
  • Magma Grey/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Porcelain/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Saddle Brown/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Wheels: 19" 10-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" AMG MULTISPOKE
  • Wheels: 19" AMG MULTISPOKE W/Black Accents
  • Wheels: 19" AMG Twin 5-Spoke W/Black Accents
  • Wheels: 19" Twin 5-Spoke
2022 BMW 5 Series
530i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Bernina Grey Amber Effect Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Bluestone Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Heated Front Seats
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Executive Package
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport Brakes W/Blue Calipers
  • M Sport Brakes W/Red Calipers
  • M Sport Package
  • Power Rear Sunshade & Rear Side Window Shades
  • Premium Package
  • SENSATEC Dashboard
  • Shadowline Package
  • Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Front Massaging Seats
  • Ivory White, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" FR & 19" X 9" RR V-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" FR & 19" X 9" RR W-Spoke Bicolor
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" V-Spoke Burnished Orbit Grey
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" W-Spoke Bi-Color
  • Wheels: 20" X 8" FR & 20" X 9" RR M Y-Spoke

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