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2018 Cadillac ATS vs. 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Cadillac ATS offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Cadillac ATS, drivers may find the Mercedes-Benz C-Class a little roomier and somewhat more comfortable.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Cadillac ATS as you will with the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 Cadillac ATS 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 Cadillac ATS and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Cadillac ATS is a little wider than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Cadillac ATS takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Cadillac ATS transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

Handling
The Cadillac ATS has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Cadillac ATS is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Cadillac ATS and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Cadillac ATS as you will in the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

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

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2018 Cadillac
ATS

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MSRP*: $38,495 - $50,395

2018 Mercedes-Benz
C-Class

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MSRP*: $43,200 - $45,200
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City MPG: 19 - 22 22
Highway MPG: 27 - 31 N/A
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 4 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $36,570 - $47,875 $40,176 - $42,036

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.