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2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 vs. 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Review

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2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG C 63

MSRP*: $77,300 to $84,900
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2021 Mercedes-Benz
E-Class

MSRP*: $71,950 to $74,450
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Invoice* $72,662 to $79,806 $67,633 to $69,983
MPG - City 17 MPG 23 MPG
MPG - Hwy 24 MPG 29 - 30 MPG
Seating Capacity 4 seats 4 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine 469-hp, 4.0-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel), 503-hp, 4.0-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 362-hp, 3.0-liter, Straight 6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
Transmission 9-Speed A/T 9-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 469 - 503 hp 362 hp
Exterior Length 187.1 in 190.0 in
Exterior Width 73.9 in 73.2 in
Leg Room Front 42.0 in
Rear 32.0 in
Front 41.8 in
Rear info not available
Head Room Front 38.8 in
Rear 35.6 in
Front 40.7 in
Rear 36.4 in
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Info not available *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Info not available *****
Side Crash Rating** Info not available *****

**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 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz E-Class 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). The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. When looking at overall length, the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, making it slightly more difficult to 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 E-Class.

Powertrain
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 E-Class.

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 E-Class.

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