GO

Car Comparison

Use this tool to compare car rankings, scores, prices and specs for your top picks. You can compare SUVs, cars or trucks and you can compare new cars and used cars. Then use our Best Price Program to get a great deal on new cars or search our huge collection of used car listings.

Standard Standard
Optional Optional
X Remove X Remove

Add a car to compare
prices, scores and specs.

2013 Audi A4 2013 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
   
4dr Sdn CVT FrontTrak 2.0T Premium
  • 4dr Sdn CVT FrontTrak 2.0T Premium
  • 4dr Sdn CVT FrontTrak 2.0T Premium Plus
  • 4dr Sdn CVT FrontTrak 2.0T Prestige
  • 4dr Sdn Man quattro 2.0T Premium
  • 4dr Sdn Man quattro 2.0T Premium Plus
  • 4dr Sdn Man quattro 2.0T Prestige
  • 4dr Sdn Auto quattro 2.0T Premium
  • 4dr Sdn Auto quattro 2.0T Premium Plus
  • 4dr Sdn Auto quattro 2.0T Prestige
  • 4dr Sdn Man Premium Plus
  • 4dr Sdn Man Prestige
  • 4dr Sdn S Tronic Premium Plus
  • 4dr Sdn S Tronic Prestige
C250 Sport Sedan
  • C250 Sport Sedan
  • C250 Luxury Sedan
  • C250 Coupe
  • C300 4MATIC Sport Sedan
  • C300 4MATIC Luxury Sedan
  • C350 Sport Sedan
  • C350 Coupe
  • C350 4MATIC Coupe
  • C63 AMG Sedan
  • C63 AMG Coupe

Prices

MSRP $32,500 $35,350  
Invoice $30,227 $32,876
Avg. Paid $26,503 $26,944

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.2 8.2  
Critics' Rating 8.7 8.6
Performance 8.2 8.1
Interior 8.1 7.6
Operating Cost 7.5 7.4
Safety 9.2 8.8
Reliability 3.5 4.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Top-quality interior
  • Agile handling
  • Balanced ride
  • Premium interior design
  • Composed ride and handling
  • Peppy C350 trim
 
Cons
  • MMI can be difficult to use
  • Rear seat can be tight
  • Tight rear seats

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic  
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Turbocharged Gas I4 2.0L/121 Turbocharged Gas I4 1.8L/110
MPG 24 City / 31 Hwy 21 City / 31 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sedan 4 Door Sedan  

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 110.600 108.7  
Length, Overall (in) 185.200 180.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.900 69.7
Height, Overall (in) 56.200 56.3

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard  
Power Windows Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Standard Standard  
Panoramic Roof Optional
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Standard Standard
Rear Spoiler Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3505 3319  

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard  
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard
Wheel Locks Optional Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard  
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
HID headlights Optional Optional
Keyless Start Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Trip Computer Optional Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5  
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 91.000 88.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.600 37.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.300 41.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.500 54.7
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) 37.500 36.9
Second Leg Room (in) 35.200 33.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.300 55.0
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 12.400 12.4

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard  
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard
CD Changer Optional
CD Player Standard Standard
HD Radio Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Optional
Premium Sound System Standard Optional
Entertainment System Optional
Hard Disk Drive Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard  
Dual Zone A/C Standard
A/C Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional  
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Optional Standard

Seats

Leather Seats Standard Optional  
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard
Seat Memory Optional
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Optional
2nd Row Bench Seat Optional
Bucket Seats Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard  
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Optional

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard  
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard  
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard
Blind Spot Monitor Optional
Lane Departure Warning Optional

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard  
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
Turbocharged Standard Standard
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4 Turbocharged Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/121 1.8L/110
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 211 @ 4300 201 @ 5500
Torque (Net @ RPM) 258 @ 1500 229 @ 2200 - 4300
Transmission Continuously Variable Ratio Automatic
Turning diameter 37.700 35.5

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard  
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 31
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.900 17.4

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front 5-Link Independent  
Suspension Type - Rear Trapezoidal Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard  
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard
7-Speed Automatic Standard
Continuously Variable Trans Standard