2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs 2021 BMW 3 Series

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs 2021 BMW 3 Series

Mercedes-Benz and BMW models have been battling it out for generations. And, when it comes to the premium sedan segment, there are only two viable options: the 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class and the 2021 BMW 3 Series. While both get a 2-liter Turbo Inline-4 engine, the 2021 BMW 3 Series misses out on the standard transmission. What’s interesting here is that the 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class has 3 available petrol engines - the C 180, C 200, and C 300. At Star Motor Cars, we'll take a look at the 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. 2021 BMW 3 Series performance, transmission, interior, and other features to help you decide the right vehicle for you.

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class


2021 BMW 3 Series

2-liter Turbo Inline 4-cylinder 

Base Engine

2-liter TwinPower Turbo Inline 4-cylinder
255 hp and 273 lb-ft  Power Ratings 255 hp and 294 lb-ft 
17.4-gallon Fuel Tank Capacity 15.6-gallon
9-speed automatic  Standard Transmission 8-speed automatic 
12.3 inches  Central Touchscreen Display 8.8 inches 
Standard  HANDS-FREE ACCESS® Available
Available Engine Upgrades 1
0 to 60 in 5.9 seconds  Acceleration Speed 0 to 60 in 5.6 seconds 

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Polar White
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Brilliant Blue Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Mojave Silver Metallic
  • Selenite Grey Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic

Key Features of the 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

  • ECO-START®/stop system
  • Chrome diamond-block grille
  • Active Brake Assist
  • Mercedes-Benz Emergency Call
  • Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC®
  • Power front seats with driver-seat memory
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Steering wheel with Touch Control Buttons
  • Mercedes me connect Assist Services

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