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2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs. 2015 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, drivers may find the Mercedes-Benz SLK-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 Mercedes-Benz E-Class as you will with the Mercedes-Benz SLK-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 Mercedes-Benz E-Class is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-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 Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is a little narrower than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

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

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

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

Utility
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class offers greater seating capacity than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

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Compare the 2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the 2015 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class.

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2016 Mercedes-Benz
E-Class

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MSRP*: $62,250 - $68,700

2015 Mercedes-Benz
SLK-Class

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MSRP*: $43,950 - $70,900
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City MPG: 17 - 20 19 - 22
Highway MPG: 26 - 29 28 - 32
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 Inline-4, V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 2 - 2
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $57,893 - $63,891 $40,874 - $65,937

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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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.