2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 Review

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2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG C 43

MSRP*: $55,950
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2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG C 63

MSRP*: $68,100 to $75,700
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Invoice* $52,593 $64,014 to $71,158
MPG - City 19 MPG 18 MPG
MPG - Hwy 27 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 12.6 ft3 12.6 ft3
Engine V-6 V-8
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel Rear-wheel
Horsepower 385 hp 469 - 503 hp
Exterior Length 185.0 in 187.2 - 187.3 in
Exterior Width 71.3 in 72.4 in
Leg Room Front 41.7 in
Rear 35.2 in
Front 41.7 in
Rear 35.2 in
Head Room Front 37.1 in
Rear 37.1 in
Front 37.1 in
Rear 37.1 in
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
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 as you will with the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, 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). Based on MSRP, the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 is clearly a better financial choice over the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 is a little narrower than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. When looking at overall length, the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 has about the same turning radius as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 has less horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Powertrain
With its lower torque, the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 as you will in the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 43 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.