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2019 BMW M240 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 Review

New 2019 BMW M240

2019 BMW
M240

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG C 43

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MSRP*
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$45,800 to $47,800
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$58,500
Invoice* $43,095 to $44,955 $54,990
MPG - City 21 19
MPG - Hwy 30 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 4 4
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 M240 than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the BMW M240 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 in the front seats.

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 requires fewer visits to the gas station than the BMW M240, making it more convenient to drive.

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 M240 is clearly a better financial choice over the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. 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 M240 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW M240 is much slimmer than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the BMW M240, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the BMW M240 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Handling
The BMW M240 has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The BMW M240 has less horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW M240 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW M240 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Warranty
The BMW M240 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.