How Safe is the 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class?

By Product Expert | Posted in Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Safety on Wednesday, July 14th, 2021 at 5:03 am
Two 2021 C-Class models parked outside the glass building

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Safety Features

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class has it all: an athletically elegant body, technological advances, a cinematic touchscreen, and an acclaimed cabin. Driving a well-built new Mercedez-Benz C-Class is a spectacular experience all its own. The price of the 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class starts from $41,600 MSRP for the C 300 sedan and ranges up to $43,600 for the C300 4MATIC sedan. Both the variants are powered by a 2.0-liter Inline-4 turbocharged engine that produces 255 hp of power and 273 lb-ft of torque. Wondering how safe is the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class? Keep reading to find out the 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class safety features and ratings.

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2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Safety Ratings and Features

With optional front crash prevention and specific headlights, the 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class earned a Top Safety Pick award from the IIHS under the midsize luxury car/ 4-door sedan category. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class has loads of standard safety features and can be had with a variety of additional safety packages. 

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Standard Safety Features

  • Active Brake Assist 
  • Attention Assist 
  • Mercedes-Benz Emergency Call 
  • LED Daytime Running Lamps 
  • LED headlamps and taillamps 
  • Crosswind Assist 
  • Blind Spot Assist with Exit Warning Assist 
  • Rearview camera 
  • Pre-Safe® System 
  • Seat belt technology 
  • 8 airbags 
  • Adaptive braking technology 
  • Antilock Braking System (ABS) 
  • Brake Assist (BAS) 
  • Electronic Stability Program (ESP) 
  • Aluminum and high-strength steel body structure 
  • Advanced Tire Pressure Monitoring System 
  • SmartKey with Keyless-Start 
  • Antitheft alarm system 
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers 

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Other Optional Features

  • Active Distance Assist Distronic 
  • Active Steering Assist 
  • Evasive Steering Assist 
  • Car-to-X Communication 
  • LED Intelligent Light System 
  • Adaptive Highbeam Assist 
  • Active Blind Spot Assist 
  • Active Lane Keeping Assist 
  • Active Lane Change Assist 
  • Active Brake Assist with Cross-Traffic Function 
  • Congestion Emergency Braking 
  • Active Emergency Stop Assist 
  • Extended Restart in Stop-and-Go Traffic 
  • Active Speed Limit Assist 
  • Route-based Speed Adaptation 
  • Parktronic with Active Parking Assist 
  • Surround View System 
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert 
  • Pre-Safe® System Plus 
  • Parking Damage Detector 

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