2021 Lexus IS vs 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

2021 Lexus IS
2021 Lexus IS
$39,050MSRP
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2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
$41,600MSRP
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2021 Lexus IS
$39,050MSRP
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2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
$41,600MSRP
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Overview

MSRP

$39,050

MSRP

$41,600

Average price

$35,609

Average price

$32,524

Listings

391

Listings

1047
Ratings & Reviews
User Reviews
User Reviews

Expert reviews

7.3 out of 10

Expert reviews

Pros
  • Stylish design
  • Multiple powertrain options
  • Great handling
Cons
  • Underwhelming base engine
  • Irritating transmission
  • Outdated technology

2021 Lexus IS Reviews Summary

The Lexus IS enters its fourth generation of production, embodying lessons learned from the LC and RC. The 2021 IS targets enthusiast drivers and luxury buyers who might be thinking German first, and it seeks to recalibrate expectations of what a compact luxury sports sedan can be.

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Reviews Summary

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Popular Features & Specs

Engine

2.0L 241 hp I4

Engine

2.0L 255 hp I4

Drive Train

RWD

Drive Train

RWD

Seating Capacity

5

Seating Capacity

5

Horsepower

241 hp @ 5800 rpm

Horsepower

255 hp @ 5800 rpm

MPG City

21

MPG City

23

MPG Highway

31

MPG Highway

35
2021 Lexus IS
2021 Lexus IS
$39,050MSRP
Overview
Overview
OverviewShop Now
2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
$41,600MSRP
Overview
Overview
OverviewShop Now
2021 Lexus IS
$39,050MSRP
Overview
Overview
OverviewShop Now
2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
$41,600MSRP
Overview
Overview
OverviewShop Now
Overview
MSRP
$39,050
$41,600
Average price
$35,609
$32,524
Listings
Ratings & Reviews
User reviews
4.5
4.6
Expert reviews

7.3 out of 10

Read full review
Pros & cons
Pros
  • Stylish design
  • Multiple powertrain options
  • Great handling
Cons
  • Underwhelming base engine
  • Irritating transmission
  • Outdated technology
Summary
The Lexus IS enters its fourth generation of production, embodying lessons learned from the LC and RC. The 2021 IS targets enthusiast drivers and luxury buyers who might be thinking German first, and it seeks to recalibrate expectations of what a compact luxury sports sedan can be.
Video
No video found
Popular Features & Specs
Engine
2.0L 241 hp I4
2.0L 255 hp I4
Drive Train
RWD
RWD
Seating Capacity
5
5
Horsepower
241 hp @ 5800 rpm
255 hp @ 5800 rpm
MPG City
21
23
MPG Highway
31
35
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