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2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC AWD
MSRP
$43,400
Invoice
$40,579
Average Price Paid
$39,795
2,732 listings nationwide

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2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD
MSRP
$170,750
Invoice
$159,651
Average Price Paid
$156,855
11 listings nationwide

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

2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC AWD
Fair Price
$40,778
Good Price
$38,507
Great Price
$37,209
2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD
Fair Price
$162,345
Good Price
$155,128
Great Price
$151,002

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The compact-sedan end of the luxury-badged market has historically been filled with cars that, while premium, were decidedly short of luxurious. The introduction of the entry-level CLA...

2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

Mercedes-Benz last redesigned its S-Class in 2014, bringing critical acclaim to the nameplate and heralding a new design direction for the brand. Last year’s model came with a subtle, ...

Specs

2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC AWD
2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic 9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
33 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.4 gal 21.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
255 hp @ 5,800 RPM
463 hp @ 5,250 RPM
Torque
273 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
516 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
10.5:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
4,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.27 in x 3.62 in
3.27 in x 3.62 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 Standard
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer -- 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 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.7 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 35.2 in 40 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.6 cu ft 12.3 cu ft
Exterior
Length 184.5 in 214.7 in
Width 79.5 in 83.9 in
Height 56.8 in 58.7 in
Wheelbase 111.8 in 132.5 in

Available Options

2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC AWD

Exterior Colors

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

Option Packages

  • Burmester Premium Sound System
  • Keyless Go
  • 12.3" Digital Instrument Cluster
  • AMG Line
  • Blind Spot Assist
  • DESIGNO Platinum White Pearl/Black Nappa Leather
  • DESIGNO Saddle Brown/Black Nappa Leather
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Exterior Lighting Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • Leather Seating Package
  • MB Entry Navigation
  • Multimedia Package
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Adaptive Highbeam Assist
  • Heated & Ventilated Front Seats
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Panorama Sunroof
  • Wheels: 18" MULTISPOKE W/Black Accents
  • Wheels: 18" Twin 5-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" AMG MULTISPOKE
  • Wheels: 19" AMG MULTISPOKE W/Black Accents
  • Wheels: 19" AMG Twin 5-Spoke W/Black Accents
2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Maybach S 560 4MATIC AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Anthracite Blue Metallic
  • Black
  • DESIGNO Diamond White
  • Designo Cashmere White Magno
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Dune Silver Metallic
  • Emerald Green Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Magnetite Black Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Palladium Silver Metallic
  • Ruby Black Metallic
  • Selenite Grey Metallic

Option Packages

  • Refrigerator in Rear Center Console
  • Designo Black Piano Lacquer Flowing Lines
  • Designo Black Piano Lacquer Trim
  • DESIGNO Silk Beige/Deep Sea Blue Leather Package
  • DESIGNO Silk Beige/Satin Red Pearl Package
  • DESIGNO Silk Beige/Titanium Grey Pearl Package
  • Double Clear Coat
  • Double Clear Coat (Discontinued)
  • Executive Rear Seat Package Plus
  • Silver Handcrafted Champagne Flutes
  • DESIGNO Magnolia Flowing Lines Trim
  • Armagnac Brown/Black, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black W/Copper Stitch, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black W/Gold Stitch, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black W/Platinum Stitch, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Savanna Beige/Black, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Magic Sky Control
  • Wheels: 19" Polished Forged
  • Wheels: 20" High-Gloss Polished Multispoke
  • Wheels: 20" Maybach Forged
  • Wheels: 20" Maybach Polished Forged

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