2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. 2015 Chrysler 300 Review

Comparison Review

Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chrysler 300 than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Chrysler 300 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Mercedes-Benz C-Class as you will with the Chrysler 300, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 Mercedes-Benz C-Class will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Chrysler 300, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Chrysler 300.

Since the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is much slimmer than the Chrysler 300, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Chrysler 300.

Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Chrysler 300.

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class has a smaller turning radius than the Chrysler 300, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is somewhat more powerful than the Chrysler 300.

In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz C-Class and the Chrysler 300. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class has significantly less cargo room than the Chrysler 300, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class than that of the Chrysler 300.

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2015 Mercedes-Benz

More Details & Photos New 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
MSRP*: $38,400 - $71,900

2015 Chrysler

More Details & Photos New 2015 Chrysler 300
MSRP*: $31,695 - $37,570
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $2,250 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 1.99% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 2.62% As low as 0.07%
City MPG: 18 - 25 18 - 19
Highway MPG: 25 - 34 27 - 31
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6, V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $35,712 - $66,867 $31,089 - $36,235

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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