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2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD
MSRP
$56,000
Invoice
$52,360
Average Price Paid
$50,419
448 listings nationwide

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2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
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E 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$60,170
339 listings nationwide
26 GREAT deals
67 GOOD deals

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2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$53,900

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

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

Mercedes-Benz gave the E-Class a comprehensive redesign for 2017. It continues to be one of the few models that can truly boast a full lineup with sedan, coupe, soft-top cabriolet, and...

2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
Christian Wardlaw Preview:

BMW’s midsize sedan, the 5 Series, gets several changes for 2020. Standard equipment now includes keyless entry and engine start, digital instrumentation, and a next-generation infotai...

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

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD
20
writes:
Perfect except for front bucket seats which are too hard and narrow.
Back Seats Ranked 2019 BMW 5 Series 540i xDrive Sedan AWD worse.
"Finer leather fitting and softness/quality."
Value Ranked 2019 BMW 5 Series 540i xDrive Sedan AWD worse.
"Everything except the front seats"
writes:
Back Seats Ranked 2020 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class SL 450 RWD worse.
" E-Class has 4 seats SL 450 only has 2 seats"
Value Ranked 2020 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class SL 450 RWD better.
"Only depends what you are looking for, a family or just 2 people"
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
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Specs

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
29 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 17.4 gal 12.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
241 hp @ 5,550 RPM
248 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
273 lb-ft @ 1,300 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.8:1
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
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- 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 36.2 in 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.1 cu ft 10 cu ft
Exterior
Length 193.8 in 194.6 in
Width 81.3 in 83.7 in
Height 57.8 in 58.4 in
Wheelbase 115.7 in 117.1 in

Available Options

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 300 4MATIC Sedan AWD

Exterior Colors

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

Option Packages

  • 3-Zone Climate Control
  • Soft-Close Doors
  • Air Body Control Air Suspension
  • 12.3" Widescreen Instrument Cluster
  • Wood/Leather Steering Wheel
  • AMG Line Exterior
  • Accessory Styling Package (Rear & Roof Spoiler)
  • Acoustic Comfort Package
  • Active Front Seats Package W/Massage Feature
  • BURMESTER High End 3-D Surround Sound System
  • BURMESTER Surround Sound System
  • Convenience Package
  • DESIGNO Black/Titanium Grey Pearl Leather Package
  • DESIGNO MACCHIATO Beige/Saddle Brown Leather PKG
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Exterior Lighting Package
  • Heated Rear Seats (SPC)
  • Panorama Roof
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium 1 Package
  • Rear Safety Package
  • Warmth & Comfort Package
  • Wood/Leather Steering Wheel
  • DESIGNO Black Piano Lacquer Flowing Lines Wood
  • Blind Spot Assist
  • Head-Up Display
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige/Blue, Leather Upholstery
  • Macchiato Beige/Blue, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Nut Brown/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Nut Brown/Espresso Brown, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Wheels: 18" Twin 5-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" 10-Spoke Alloy
  • Wheels: 19" AMG Twin 5-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" AMG Twin 5-Spoke W/Black Accents
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD

Exterior Colors

  • ALMANDIN Brown II Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Azurite Black II Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Bluestone Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Champagne Quartz II Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Rhodonite Silver Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Power Rear Sunshade
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional
  • Ceramic Controls
  • Leather Dashboard
  • Plum Brown Wood Trim
  • Luxury Package
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Executive Package
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Individual Piano Black Finish Trim
  • Lighting Package
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Night Vision W/Pedestrian Detection
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Caramel/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Night Blue, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Smoke White/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • TARTUFO, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" FR & 19" X 9" RR V-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" V-Spoke (Style 635)

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