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2014 BMW M235 vs. 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The BMW M235 offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The BMW M235 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz C-Class you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the BMW M235, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The BMW M235 is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The BMW M235 and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW M235 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The BMW M235 is slightly shorter than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the BMW M235 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

Handling
The BMW M235 has about the same turning radius as the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW M235 has a much more powerful engine than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW M235 and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The BMW M235 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

Warranty
The BMW M235 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

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2014 BMW
M235

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MSRP*: $43,100

2015 Mercedes-Benz
C-Class

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MSRP*: $39,200 - $62,750
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 1.99%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 22 13 - 22
Highway MPG: 32 19 - 31
Engine(s): Inline-6 Inline-4, V-8
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $39,650 $36,456 - $58,358

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