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2021 Chevrolet Corvette vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 Review

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2021 Chevrolet
Corvette

MSRP*: $67,400 to $78,850
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2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG C 43

MSRP*: $64,750
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Invoice* $62,952 to $73,646 $60,865
MPG - City 15 MPG 18 MPG
MPG - Hwy 27 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 2 seats 4 seats
Cargo Space 12.6 ft3 8.8 ft3
Engine V-8 V-6
Transmission Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain Rear-wheel All-wheel
Horsepower 495 hp 385 hp
Exterior Length 182.3 in 184.8 in
Exterior Width 76.1 in 71.3 in
Leg Room Front 42.8 in
Rear info not available
Front 42.0 in
Rear 32.0 in
Head Room Front 37.9 in
Rear info not available
Front 38.8 in
Rear 35.6 in
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 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
As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Chevrolet Corvette and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 in the front seats.

Convenience
The Chevrolet Corvette will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, 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). The Chevrolet Corvette is somewhat more expensive 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 Chevrolet Corvette will cost more in transportation costs than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Corvette is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Chevrolet Corvette takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Corvette is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Chevrolet Corvette transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Utility
The Chevrolet Corvette has less seating than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, making the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Chevrolet Corvette will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Chevrolet Corvette is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.