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2020 BMW M340 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 Review

New 2020 BMW M340

2020 BMW
M340

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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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$54,000 to $56,000
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$55,950
Invoice* $50,720 to $52,580 $52,593
MPG - City 22 19
MPG - Hwy 30 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

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Comparison Review

Comfort
The BMW M340 offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. The BMW M340 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW M340 as you will with the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the BMW M340 will have less of an impact on your bank account than 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 M340 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW M340 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. When looking at overall length, the BMW M340 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the BMW M340 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Handling
The BMW M340 has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the BMW M340 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW M340 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW M340 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Warranty
The BMW M340 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.