C-Class vs. E-Class comparison

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

Starting at $46,400*


Starting at $63,100*
255-hp 2.0L inline-4 turbo

Base Engine

255-hp 2.0L inline-4 turbo
.36 cubic meters

Cargo Capacity

.37 cubic meters
26.035 cm

Central Display

31.242 cm

64-color Ambient Interior Lighting


COMAND® Navigation


Shopping for a new Mercedes-Benz in the Toronto area and interested in learning the difference between the new C-Class and E-Class sedans? Our team at Mercedes-Benz Durham can help. We’ve put together this insightful comparison guide to help drivers compare the 2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class to make it easier to choose their next luxury sedan.

Overview: Compare Luxury Cars

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class 

  • Base Trim MSRP starting at: $46,400*
  • Top Trim MSRP starting at: $84,400*
  • Trim Levels: Four trim levels including three AMG® options
  • Cargo Capacity: .36 cubic meters

2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class 

  • Base Trim MSRP starting at: $63,100*
  • Top Trim MSRP starting at: $121,200*
  • Trim Levels: Four trim levels including two AMG® options
  • Cargo Capacity: .37 cubic meters


Each luxury model offers powerful engine options for thrilling Oshawa drives. The C-Class offers a more fuel-efficient option whereas the E-Class gives you more horsepower. If you want the most out of your Mercedes-Benz performance, opt for the Mercedes-Benz AMG® engine options. When it comes to performance, here’s what each model has to offer:

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Specs

  • Base Engine: 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine, 255 hp, 0-100 km/hr in 5.7 seconds
  • Fuel Economy: EPA-estimated 10/6.7 city/highway L/100km
  • Top Engine: AMG® 4.0L V8 biturbo engine, 503 hp, 0-100 km/hr in 3.8 seconds

2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Specs

  • Base Engine: 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine 255 hp, 0-100 km/hr time in 5.8 seconds
  • Fuel Economy: EPA-estimated 11/7.8 city/highway L/100km
  • Top Engine: AMG® 4.0L V8 biturbo engine, 603 hp, 0-100 km/hr in 3.3 seconds

Interior Features

When taking a closer look at the Mercedes-Benz C-Class interior and comparing it to the Mercedes-Benz E-Class interior, you’ll notice both are crafted with high-end luxury features and the latest in automotive technology. If you’re looking to stay comfortable, connected, and safe on your Oshawa trips, you can’t go wrong with either model. If you’re looking for the most out of your new Mercedes-Benz, the E-Class offers a bit more standard features for a slightly higher price. Here’s what you’ll find in each model:

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Interior

  • 26.035-cm high-resolution central display
  • Available digital instrument cluster
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Available ambient lighting

2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Interior

  • 31.242-cm high-resolution central display
  • COMAND® navigation with 3 years of updates
  • Voice Control
  • Active multi-contour front seats with massage
  • Available Tri-zone automatic climate control
  • Standard ambient lighting

Find Your Ideal Sedan at Mercedes-Benz Durham

Check out our online inventory and new vehicle specials available to find a new model that’s right for your driving needs and budget. We can even help you apply for financing online to get the process started. If you have any questions in the meantime, don’t hesitate to contact our team!

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*Base MSRP excludes transportation and handling charges, destination charges, taxes, title, registration, preparation and documentary fees, tags, labor and installation charges, insurance, and optional equipment, products, packages and accessories. Actual vehicle price may vary by Dealer

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