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2021 BMW 530 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 Review

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2021 BMW
530

MSRP*: $54,200 to $56,500
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2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG C 63

MSRP*: $68,100 to $75,700
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Invoice* $50,905 to $53,045 $64,014 to $71,158
MPG - City 23 - 25 MPG 18 MPG
MPG - Hwy 32 - 33 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 14.0 ft3 12.6 ft3
Engine Inline-4 V-8
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel, Rear-wheel Rear-wheel
Horsepower 248 hp 469 - 503 hp
Exterior Length 195.8 in 187.2 - 187.3 in
Exterior Width 73.5 in 72.4 in
Leg Room Front 41.4 in
Rear 36.5 in
Front 41.7 in
Rear 35.2 in
Head Room Front 38.8 in
Rear 37.5 in
Front 37.1 in
Rear 37.1 in
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*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.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW 530 than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, the BMW 530 may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
With the BMW 530 you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, due to its larger tank size and better 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). Based on MSRP, the BMW 530 is clearly a better financial choice over the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63. 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 530 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW 530 is a little wider than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the BMW 530, which is slightly longer than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.

Handling
The BMW 530 has about the same turning radius as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 530 is significantly less powerful than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Powertrain
The BMW 530 has much less torque than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 530 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63. The BMW 530 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.

Warranty
The BMW 530 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.