...Though hardly inexpensive, the C-Class is appealing due to its variety of configurations and prestigious name.Published: 10/02/2003 Updated: 10/02/2009 What's New for 2003: Changes are light this year.
Source: MSN Autos
...The manual is OK as standard equipment for the $24,950 C230 Sports Coupe, but it's out of place in the C320 sedan because the optional $1,325 5-speed automatic transmission better suits the sedan's more luxurious nature. The manual should be optional. Adaptive Automatic Transmission The automatic can be shifted manually, but upshifts seamlessly and adapts itself to individual driving styles when in fully automatic mode. For example, a driver who does frequent highway merging will find that the transmission holds each gear longer for faster acceleration. The C320 Sports Sedan hits 60 mph in...
...Under the Hood A 168-hp 2.6-liter V-6 engine in the C240 sedan and wagon teams with a six-speed-manual gearbox or an optional five-speed driver-adaptive automatic transmission that incorporates Touch Shift. A 215-hp 3.2-liter V-6 has the same transmissions choices in the C320 wagon but matches up with only the automatic transmission in the C320 sedan. Safety Dual-stage front airbags and door-mounted side-impact airbags for the front and rear seats are standard. Optional curtain-type airbags deploy from above the side windows. With Mercedes? BabySmart technology, sensors in the front passenger...
Mercedes-Benz’s stunning new C-Class goes on sale this fall, priced from $39,325 including $925 in shipping charges. That may seem a little steep but the entry-level... read more July 29, 2014 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran
These are the latest spy shots of a prototype for the convertible version of the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class, which has been confirmed by the automaker’s U.S. chief and... read more July 23, 2014 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran
The 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class is a brilliant car, but the variant we’re most interested in is yet to make its debut. We’re of course talking about the version... read more July 18, 2014 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran
We’ve just driven the regular versions of the all-new 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class, and found them to be absolutely brilliant, but the model we’re most concerned... read more June 30, 2014 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran
Mercedes-Benz on Wednesday started production of the 2015 C-Class at its plant in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the same site where it builds the M-, R- (for Chinese market only) and... read more June 20, 2014 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran