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2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

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2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Ratings
81
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Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
J.D. Power
81
Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Great
83/100
Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Great
82/100
Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.

Resale

Average
75/100
J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

Not Rated
Owners' experience with this brand's dealerships during the purchase and service process make up this rating. Key factors include customer service, dealership facilities, and the quality of work.

Best Compact Premium Car of 2016

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#4 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
81

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class after 90-days of ownership.
  • Interior storage spaces
  • The vehicle's voice recognition and bluetooth
  • Comfort of the 2nd row seats

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Engine smoothness
  • Smoothness of vehicle's ride
  • Feel of the seat material

Performance Specs

MPG City

18 - 25

MPG Hwy

25 - 34

Horsepower

241 - 503

Transmission

7 speed, Automatic w/OD

Engine

Intercooled Turbo Gas/Electric I-4, Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4, Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6, Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Drivetrain

All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive

Available Trims

2016 Mercedes Benz C Class Review

Overview
Year after year the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan keeps putting innovative technologies and performance within reach. For drivers the future comes with choices. As the most diverse C-Line yet you’ll be able to choose between one or two turbos front wheel or 4MATIC all-wheel drive and gasoline diesel or plug-in hybrid - And that’s just the beginning. Choose from 5 models starting at $38 950 for the C300 Sedan the top of the line AMG C63 S Sedan starts at $73 250. Each C-Class model comes with a state-of-the-art Direct Injection engine. The C300's 241-horsepower turbo-4 provides quick response and up to 34 highway miles per gallon. A new AMG-enhanced bi-turbo V-6 engine in the C450 AMG pumps out 362 horsepower. And the new C300d 4MATIC and C350e Plug-In HYBRID redefine efficiency. Always leading and never following when it comes to safety the C-class was given a 5-star overall safety rating by the NHTSA. The C-Class lets you select from an extraordinary palette of colors materials and styles for your exterior and cabin appointments so you can make it your own. Drive a Mercedes Benz C-Class Sedan today it’s a feast for the power hungry.
Technology
You’ll get numerous entertainment navigation and vehicle options via a slim screen display with easy-to-use controls. Keep your eyes on the road with an optional Head-Up Display; it puts valuable driving information closer to your line of sight. Concert hall sound is courtesy of FrontBass technology and available Burmester surround sound system. A few taps of the dynamic select button can dial up sharper handling more comfort or peak efficiency. It’s one of many vehicle settings you can customize via the car’s touchpad and big color screen.
Safety
You’ll get additional help to get out of danger before you’re even in it with intelligent drive a 360 degree network of cameras radar and other sensors. The Standard collision prevention assist plus uses radar to continually monitor traffic ahead. If it detects that you're approaching a slower vehicle too quickly it alerts you to brake. It can even start braking for you to help lessen a possible collision.
Performance
Underneath every C-Class Sedan is a precise 4-wheel multilink suspension. You can also add sport or comfort tuning with its road-sensing agility control and available AIRMATIC adaptive suspension. The AMG models go even further with their own hardware and tuning. No matter your driving style there’s a C-Class that fits you. For those who want raw power the 469-horsepower C63 and 503-horsepower C63-S lead the sport sedan segment with handcrafted AMG biturbo V-8s under the hood.

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