2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz SLC 300 | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz SLC 300 Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG C 63

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz SLC 300

2020 Mercedes-Benz
SLC 300

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MSRP*
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$77,300 to $84,900
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$49,950
Invoice* $72,662 to $79,806 $46,953
MPG - City 17 23
MPG - Hwy 24 N/A
Engine(s) V-8 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 4 2
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
As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 and the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300 in the front seats.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300 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 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300, which has a much lower MSRP. 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 SLC 300 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300.

Handling
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300, 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 has a much more powerful engine than the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 offers greater seating capacity than the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 has less cargo capacity than the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300.