2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class


2.0L Turbo I-4 2.0L Turbo I-4


255 255

  MPG (City/Highway)

24/35 * 23/32 *

  Rear Headroom

37.1 in. 38.2 in.

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Serving McKinney, TX

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class is a small luxury sedan, while the E-Class is a midsize luxury sedan. Both vehicles from Mercedes-Benz rank at the top of their classes. Aside from size, you'll find a variety of differences between the C-Class and the E-Class. Some features that were previously optional now come standard on the C-Class. There is also a new hybrid variant in the C-Class lineup. The 2020 E-Class also comes with more standard features that were previously only optional. The E-Class also gets a minor boost in power for the 2020 year. A variety of engines are available on both Mercedes-Benz vehicles for increased performance.


The base engine in the Mercedes-Benz C-Class drives the C 300. The base engine is a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine that creates a maximum of 255 horsepower and 273 lb-ft in torque. The second engine, which powers the AMG ® C 43, upgrades to a turbocharged 3.0L V6 engine. This engine delivers 385 horsepower and nearly the same in torque. Powering the next two trim levels is a 4.0L V8 engine that produces more power at a range of 469 horsepower to 503 horsepower. An automatic transmission is standard. The E-Class has a base 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 255 horsepower. Next in line is a 3.0L V6 that produces 362 horsepower. The engine for the AMG ® E 53 generates 429 horsepower while the engine for the AMG ® E 63 S produces 603 horsepower.


LED headlights are standard on the base trim of the C-Class, which also gets a sunroof and a power-closing trunk lid. An aerodynamic body kit is added to the AMG ® C 43, which also gets a sporty exhaust system. Larger 19-inch wheels are standard on the AMG ® C 63 S. LED headlights are standard on the base trim of the 2020 E-Class, too. A sunroof is also included on the base trim level. Additional performance enhancements give the higher-end trims a custom appearance, including a sportier look for the AMG ® E 63 S.


A variety of features are standard for both Mercedes-Benz vehicles. The C-Class comes with dual-zone climate control and simulated leather upholstery. Its standard technology includes a 10.3-inch infotainment display screen with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, while a larger 12-inch display screen is standard on the E-Class. Leather seats and a Burmester sound system are available for both Mercedes-Benz.

Contact our dealership today for more details on the 2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class and the 2020 E-Class.

* EPA estimated fuel economy. Compare the estimated mpg to the estimated mpg of other vehicles. You may get different mileage depending on how fast you drive, weather conditions and trip length. Your actual highway mileage will probably be less than the highway estimate.