2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG C 63

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG E 53

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MSRP*
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$68,100 to $75,700
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$73,800
Invoice* $64,014 to $71,158 $69,372
MPG - City 18 21
MPG - Hwy 27 N/A
Engine(s) V-8 Inline-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
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 in the front seats.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53. 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 63 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 is a little narrower than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 is slightly shorter than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 as you will in the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG E 53.