2021 INFINITI Q50 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 | NewCars.com

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2021 INFINITI Q50 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 Review

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2021 INFINITI
Q50

MSRP*: $36,700 to $57,850
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2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG C 43

MSRP*: $55,950
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Invoice* $34,682 to $54,668 $52,593
MPG - City 19 - 20 MPG 19 MPG
MPG - Hwy 26 - 29 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 13.2 - 13.5 ft3 12.6 ft3
Engine V-6 V-6
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel, Rear-wheel All-wheel
Horsepower 300 - 400 hp 385 hp
Exterior Length 189.6 in 185.0 in
Exterior Width 71.8 in 71.3 in
Leg Room Front 44.5 in
Rear 35.1 in
Front 41.7 in
Rear 35.2 in
Head Room Front 39.5 - 40.2 in
Rear 36.8 - 37.5 in
Front 37.1 in
Rear 37.1 in
Basic Warranty 4 years/60,000 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
The INFINITI Q50 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 INFINITI Q50 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Convenience
The INFINITI Q50 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). When looking only at MSRP, the INFINITI Q50 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 INFINITI Q50 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The INFINITI Q50 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the INFINITI Q50, which is slightly longer than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Handling
The INFINITI Q50 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
When it comes to horsepower, the INFINITI Q50 is significantly less powerful than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Powertrain
The INFINITI Q50 has much less torque than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, 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 INFINITI Q50 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. The INFINITI Q50 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Warranty
The basic warranty for the INFINITI Q50 offers a little more coverage than the basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 in terms of months/miles.