2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

VS
2020 BMW 3-Series

2020 BMW 3-Series

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan

vs.

2020 BMW 3-Series Sedan
255-hp 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder

Base Engine

255-hp 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder
9-speed automatic

Transmission

8-speed automatic
Standard

Driver Attention Monitor

Feature Not Offered
Optional

64-Color Ambient Interior Lighting

Feature Not Offered
Optional

Car-to-X Communication

Feature Not Offered

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. 2020 BMW 3-Series


The 2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class and 2020 BMW 3-Series bring a certain level of prestige to the roads of New Haven. Both models brag luxury features and capable performance, however, there are areas where the Mercedes-Benz C-Class proves to the standout. See how these luxury sedans match up, as we put the BMW 3-Series vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class head-to-head in important categories like performance and luxury features! 

C-Class vs. 3-Series: Performance Features

On the surface level, you’ll notice some similarities when you compare the BMW 3-Series vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class in terms of performance. While they may boast similar base engines and horsepower, the C-Class offers more gears and stronger top-tier performance thanks to its AMG® engine options. 

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan 

  • 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine offers 255 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque
  • Standard 9G-TRONIC® 9-speed automatic transmission
  • Rear-wheel drive
  • AMG® C-Class options, including the hand-built 503-hp AMG® C 63 S Sedan 

2020 BMW 3-Series Sedan 

  • 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine generates 255 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque
  • Standard 8-speed automatic transmission
  • Rear-wheel drive

C-Class vs. 3-Series: Upscale Features 

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class and BMW 3-Series offer many of the same exterior and interior features, such as a rearview camera, LED headlights, a pre-collision avoidance system, and power-adjustable front seats. Still, a closer look at the features of both luxury sedans shows the C-Class to be better-equipped thanks to standard and available features like:

  • ATTENTION ASSIST®: Using over 70 parameters, this system learns your driving behaviors and will alert you if you appear to be losing focus. 
  • Optional 64-Color LED Ambient Lighting: Available on the C-Class, this exciting system lets you personalize the look and feel of your interior. 
  • Optional Car-to-X-Communication: You can use this system to update other C-Class owners to road hazards. 

Experience the 2020 C-Class at Mercedes-Benz of North Haven! 

After you’ve explored the C-Class vs. BMW 3-Series, contact us to learn more about the Audi A4 vs. BMW 3-Series vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class! We can show you around the whole C-Class lineup and let you test one out on the streets of North Haven. While you’re here, don’t forget to ask about buying vs. leasing and which is right for you!

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