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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
$55,705
17 listings nationwide

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2021 Tesla Model 3
Long Range AWD
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C 300 4MATIC Cabriolet AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Cabriolet AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$67,863
1 listings nationwide

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2021 Tesla Model 3
Long Range AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$58,784
73 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Cabriolet AWD
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2021 Tesla Model 3
Long Range AWD
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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
2021 Tesla Model 3
Long Range AWD
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Mallagas writes:
Powerful car but the ride and comfort just isn’t there. If you’re looking for speed then this may be your ...
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"It corners better and has a more road to steering wheel feel."
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"Style and comfort!"

Specs

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
C 300 4MATIC Cabriolet AWD
2021 Tesla Model 3
Long Range AWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic 1-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 17.4 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Electric
Power
255 hp @ 5,800 RPM
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Torque
273 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
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Compression Ratio
10.5:1
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Displacement
2,000 cc
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Bore x Stroke
3.27 in x 3.62 in
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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
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Rollover -- 5 stars
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 42.7 in
Back Legroom 32 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 8.8 cu ft 15 cu ft
Maximum Payload 882 lbs 822 lbs
Exterior
Length 184.5 in 184.8 in
Width 79.4 in 82.2 in
Height 55.8 in 56.8 in
Wheelbase 111.8 in 113.2 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
2021 Tesla Model 3
Long Range AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Deep Blue Metallic
  • Midnight Silver Metallic
  • Pearl White Multi-Coat
  • Red Multi-Coat
  • Solid Black

Option Packages

  • Full Self-Driving Capability
  • White & Black Premium Interior
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.5" Sport

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