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2020 Lincoln Continental vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 Review

New 2020 Lincoln Continental

2020 Lincoln
Continental

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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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$46,305 to $75,470
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$55,950
Invoice* $44,222 to $71,182 $52,593
MPG - City 16 - 18 19
MPG - Hwy 24 - 27 N/A
Engine(s) V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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 Lincoln Continental than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. The Lincoln Continental 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 Lincoln Continental 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). The Lincoln Continental 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 Lincoln Continental and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Lincoln Continental 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. If you go with the Lincoln Continental, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Lincoln Continental and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Lincoln Continental has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Lincoln Continental 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 Lincoln Continental and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Lincoln Continental will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43.

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