2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Performance

August 30th, 2018 by

2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Driving

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class offers discerning San Francisco drivers a winning combination of sophisticated luxury and dynamic performance. From the capable and elegant base C 300 model to the thrilling AMG® C 63, world-class performance is a standard feature.

Explore the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Performance Specs

All of the models in the Mercedes-Benz C-Class lineup benefit from the superior engineering, robust performance, and meticulous craftsmanship that Mercedes-Benz is famous for.

  • C-Class C 300: A 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine reaches 241 hp with 273 lb-ft of torque. 4MATIC® all-wheel drive is available.
  • C-Class C 350e Plug-in Hybrid: A 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine paired with a plug-in hybrid electric motor gives you an efficient and powerful 275 hp and 443 lb-ft of torque.
  • AMG® C 43: Upgrade your C-Class to track-ready performance with an AMG®-enhanced 3.0L V6 biturbo that delivers 362 hp and 384 lb-ft of torque.
  • AMG® C 63: A hand-crafted AMG® 4.0L V8 turbo powers out 469 hp and can go from 0-60 in just 4.0 seconds.
  • AMG® C 63 S: At the top of the line this AMG® 4.0L V8 biturbo produces a blistering 502 hp with acceleration clocked from 0-60 at a mere 3.9 seconds.

2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Driving

Performance Features

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class C 300 and C 300 4MATIC® both feature a 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission with shift paddles for a virtually flawless delivery of power. A standard ECO-START® system automatically turns the engine off during situations when it’s idling, thereby saving fuel and reducing emissions. 4-wheel independent suspension and torque vectoring brakes enhance ride quality and control, while the multimode drive program selector allows you to choose between 4 driving modes; ECO, Comfort, Sport, and Sport+. A fifth mode lets you create a personalized setting.

The AMG® models come with performance racing features such as:

  • AMG® SPEEDSHIFT® MCT 7-speed transmission
  • Race start function
  • Direct injection and multispark ignition
  • AMG® RIDE CONTROL Sport Suspension with 3-stage damping
  • AMG® High-performance Braking System

Experience the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Today

Compare the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class to the Mercedes-Benz E-Class to decide which of these luxury performance cars you’ll be driving home to San Francisco. At Mercedes-Benz of Marin we are committed to providing you with first class customer service, and we make it easy and convenient for you to apply for financing online. Please feel free to contact us to learn more, and visit our showroom at 540 Francisco Blvd. W, San Rafael, CA 94901 to test drive the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class today!


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