2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs 2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Driver side exterior view of a gray 2018 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sedan on the left "vs" front exterior vie of a gray 2017 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sedan on the right

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan is a stylish and sophisticated vehicle that is loaded with advanced technology and safety features. From model year to model year the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan adds exterior style and interior amenities and that is why it is important to know the differences between model year specs and features. Nothing compares to the thrill of driving an attractive and accommodating luxury sedan and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class delivers just that. You can see all the similarities and differences between the standard drivetrain specs and interior dimensions of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class and the 2017 C-Class below.



Standard Drivetrain Specs

2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Versus

2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

2.0L Turbocharged Inline 4-Cylinder Standard Engine 2.0L Turbocharged Inline 4-Cylinder
241 HP/ 273 LB-FT Horsepower/ Torque 241 HP/ 273 LB-FT
9-Speed TouchShift Manually Interactive Automatic Standard Transmission 7G-TRONIC 7-Speed Automatic
24 MPG City/ 33 MPG HWY* Fuel Economy 25 MPG City/ 34 MPG HWY**
*EPA estimated 33 MPG highway and 24 MPG city with 17.4-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions. **EPA estimated 34 MPG highway and 25 MPG city with 17.4-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions

The standard engines of both the 2018 and 2017 Mercedes-Benz C300 are identical and it delivers efficient performance for an unmatched driving experience. However, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C300 pairs the standard 2.0L Turbo engine with a 9-Speed Automatic Transmission for smoother shifting and even more precise performance.

Interior Dimensions

2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Versus

2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

5 People Seating Capacity 5 People
41.7”/ 35.2” Front/ Rear Legroom 41.7”/ 35.2”
40.9”/ 37.1 Front/ Rear Headroom 37.1”/ 37.1”
12.6 Cubic Feet Cargo Volume 12.6 Cubic Feet

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz C300 comes standard with a fold-down rear seat for increased interior storage space as well as a power tilt and slide sunroof, two features the 2017 C300 doesn’t offer. Other awesome standard features of the 2018 Mercede3s-Benz C300 Sedan include a Tilt & Telescopic Steering Column, an Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror, Heated Exterior Mirrors, and even Rain-Sensing Wipers. You can inspect the differences between the 2018 and 2017 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sedan first hand on the showroom floor at Mercedes-Benz of Salem. Take the 2018 and 2017 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sedan for a test drive today to help you determine which one is right for you.