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2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 350 4MATIC Sedan AWD
MSRP
$56,750
Invoice
$53,345
Average Price Paid
$56,750
89 listings nationwide

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2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 350 4MATIC Sedan AWD
Andrew Newton Test Drive Review:

When money is but a mild concern, a brand-new Mercedes-Benz is a reasonable purchase. The E-Class is the company's most practical and versatile car, as high-quality and necessary in a ...

2016 BMW ActiveHybrid 5
RWD
George Kennedy Preview:

The spectrum of luxury automakers runs from the comfort minded to the performance oriented. BMW has long prided itself on leaning toward the performance end of things, signified by its...

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  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 10
  • Safety 10
  • Cost-Effectiveness 5
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Specs

2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 350 4MATIC Sedan AWD
2016 BMW ActiveHybrid 5
RWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.4 gal 17.7 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Hybrid
Power
255 hp @ 5,800 RPM
335 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque
273 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
330 lb-ft @ 1,200 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
10.2:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.27 in x 3.62 in
3.3 in x 3.5 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
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats -- 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 35.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.1 cu ft 14 cu ft
Exterior
Length 194.3 in 193.1 in
Width 81.3 in 84.4 in
Height 57.8 in 57.6 in
Wheelbase 115.7 in 116.9 in

Available Options

2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
E 350 4MATIC Sedan AWD

Exterior Colors

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

Option Packages

  • Air Body Control Air Suspension
  • AMG Line Exterior
  • Acoustic Comfort Package
  • Active Multicontour Front Seats W/Massage Feature
  • DESIGNO MACCHIATO Beige/Saddle Brown Nappa Leather
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Exterior Lighting Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • Premium Package
  • Warmth & Comfort Package
  • Wood/Leather Steering Wheel
  • MANUFAKTUR Black Piano Lacquer Trim
  • Rear Side Air Bags
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • MACCHIATO Beige/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • MACCHIATO Beige/Grey, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Neva Grey/Magma Grey, Leather Upholstery
  • Nut Brown/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Nut Brown/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Active Multicontour Front Seats W/Massage Feature
  • Heated Rear Seats
  • Panorama Roof
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.0" 10-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.0" AMG 10-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.0" AMG Twin 10-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.0" AMG Twin 5-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.0" AMG Twin 5-Spoke W/Black Accents
2016 BMW ActiveHybrid 5
RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Azurite Black Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic
  • Champagne Quartz Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Frozen Bronze Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Jatoba Brown Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Mineral Grey Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Moonstone Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic
  • Tanzanite Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • BMW Individual Composition
  • Bang & Olufsen Sound System
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Soft-Close Automatic Doors
  • Power Tailgate
  • Professional Rear-Seat Entertainment
  • Ceramic Controls
  • Dark Red Sycamore Wood Trim
  • Piano Finish Black Trim
  • Cold Weather Package
  • Driver Assistance Plus
  • BMW Individual Wood Inlay Steering Wheel
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Lighting Package
  • Luxury Line
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport
  • Power Rear Sunshade with Manual RR Side Window Shades
  • Premium Package
  • Adaptive Cruise Control Stop & Go and Active Driving Assistant
  • Driver Assistance Plus
  • Night Vision with Pedestrian Detection
  • Park Distance Control
  • Parking Assistant
  • Side- and Top-View Cameras
  • Amaro Brown, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Cashmere Beige/Black, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Champagne/Black, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Individual Platinum, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Nutmeg, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Silk Gray/Black, BMW Individual Merino Extended Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Wheels: 18" x 8.0" Streamline (Style 364)

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