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Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. BMW 3-Series Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. BMW 3-Series Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $55,259

BMW 3-Series 330e   
Difference: $686

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20202020202020202021
ModelC-ClassC-ClassC-ClassC-Class3-Series
TrimC300AMG C43AMG C63AMG C63 S330e
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $41,400 $55,950 $68,100 $75,700 $46,550
Advanced Lighting Package 1,900 1,900 1,050 1,050  
Multimedia Package 2,200 2,200 2,200 2,200  
Parking Assist Package 1,090 1,090 1,090 1,090  
Premium Driver Assistance Package 3,050        
Leather Seating Package 1,950        
Metallic paint (extra cost) 720 720 720 720 550
Heated front seats 580        
Heated steering wheel 250       190
Sunshade, rear, power 440 440 440 440 575
Head-up display (HUD) 990 990 990 990  
Sunshades, second row 380 380 380 380  
Driver Assistance Package   2,250 2,250 2,250  
Leather seating surfaces   1,620      
AMG Leather Package     2,590    
Convenience Tier         1,750
Obstacle detection, rear         750
Premium Tier         2,900
Executive Tier         2,800
Luxury Design         0
Driving Assistance Package         500
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed         1,200
Blind spot warning system         500
Advanced Lighting Package 1,767 1,767 977 977  
Multimedia Package 2,046 2,046 2,046 2,046  
Parking Assist Package 1,014 1,014 1,014 1,014  
Premium Driver Assistance Package 2,837        
Leather Seating Package 1,814        
Metallic paint (extra cost) 670 670 670 670 505
Heated front seats 539        
Heated steering wheel 233       175
Sunshade, rear, power 409 409 409 409 530
Head-up display (HUD) 921 921 921 921  
Sunshades, second row 354 354 353 353  
Driver Assistance Package   2,093 2,093 2,093  
Leather seating surfaces   1,507      
AMG Leather Package     2,409    
Convenience Tier         1,610
Obstacle detection, rear         690
Premium Tier         2,670
Executive Tier         2,575
Luxury Design         0
Driving Assistance Package         460
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed         1,105
Blind spot warning system         460
Options (change) 13,550 11,590 11,710 9,120 11,715
Options (change) 12,604 10,781 10,892 8,483 10,780
Destination 995 995 995 995 995
Gas Tax 0 0 0 0 -4,001
Total Price $55,945 $68,535 $80,805 $85,815 $55,259

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. BMW 3-Series

Lowest Adjusted Price: Mercedes-Benz C-Class C300
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: BMW 3-Series 330e
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $1,139
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,229
Model Year20202020202020202021
ModelC-ClassC-ClassC-ClassC-Class3-Series
TrimC300AMG C43AMG C63AMG C63 S330e
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine255hp I4385hp V6469hp V8503hp V8180hp I4 PiH
TransmissionT9T9T9T9T8
DrivetrainRWDAWDRWDRWDRWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 5?, 5590, 13590, 13205, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/50-17225/45-18245/40-18245/35-19225/45-18
Total Price$55,945$68,535$80,805$85,815$55,259
Adjustments for Features-1,825-4,350-3,600-4,3000
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$54,120$64,185$77,205$81,515$55,259
Cost Above Minimum$0$10,065$23,085$27,395$0

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Features Comparison: Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. BMW 3-Series

Model Year20202020202020202021
ModelC-ClassC-ClassC-ClassC-Class3-Series
TrimC300AMG C43AMG C63AMG C63 S330e
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1400$1400$1400$1400 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic    $1300
RWD$0 $0$0$0
AWD $1700   
Accessories 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate    $100
Heated steering wheel$100   $100
Remote climate control$25$25$25$25 
Remote start via app$75$75$75$75 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual    $250
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power$350$350$350$350 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats    $0
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial$200$200$200$200 
Blind spot collision prevention$150$150$150$150 
Collision preparation system, rear$100$100$100$100 
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system$0$0$0$0 
Cross-traffic warning, rear$100$100$100$100 
Driver drowsiness monitor$150$150$150$150 
Knee airbag, passenger    $100
Lane keeping assist$400$400$400$400 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100$100$100$100 
Rear side airbags$300$300$300$300 
Tires, run-flat$150$150  $150
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100$100$100$100 
Wide-view front camera    $150
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment    $50
Console with shifter    $150
Console without shifter$150$150$150$150 
Overhead sunglass holder$25$25$25$25 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity    $50
Aux input    $50
Rear air vents$100$100$100$100 
Rear air vents with manual controls    $150
Residual heat    $50
S Voice support    $0
Satellite radio$200$200$200$200 
Satellite radio - one year subscription    $250
SD Card slot$25$25$25$25 
Siri Eyes Free support    $0
SMS text-to-speech reader$25$25$25$25 
Surround sound  $250$250 
Telematics service, such as OnStar    $300
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325$325$325$325 
Voice control for external devices    $0
Wi-Fi hotspot$50$50$50$50 
Exterior 
Body kit $0$0$0 
Painted brake calipers (optional)   $0 
Rear spoiler  $200$200 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Analog clock$25    
Boost gauge $75$75$75 
Chronometer $100$100$100 
Cornering lights$50$50$50$50 
Fog light, rear$100$100$100$100 
Fog lights    $125
Interior ambient lighting    $150
Interior ambient lighting, configurable$150$150$150$150 
Large energy flow and fuel economy display    $25
Powertrain 
3.5 kW onboard charger    $0
8 kWh battery pack    $0
Active rear differential   $500 
Dual-mode exhaust  $250$250 
Electronically-variable engine mounts (performance-oriented)   $500 
Launch control  $100$100 
Limited-slip rear differential  $300  
Raised top speed limiter   $0 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates    $100
Illuminated door sill trim plates$200$200$200$200 
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150$150$150 $150
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat    $50
Manual thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat    $50
Memory system, passenger seat$150$150$150$150 
Metal pedals $75$75$75 
Power headrest height adjuster, driver seat$50$50$50$50 
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat$50$50$50$50 
Power seatback bolsters, driver seat    $100
Power seatback bolsters, passenger seat    $100
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat$100$100$100$100 
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat$100$100$100$100 
Synthetic suede steering wheel   $150 
Upholstered instrument panel $300$300$300 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - electrical $500$500$500 
Adaptive dampers - mechanical$100    
Crosswind stabilization$50$50$50$50 
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0$0$0 
Suggestive steering$0$0$0$0 
Total Value of Features$5,875$8,400$7,650$8,350$4,050
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,825$4,350$3,600$4,300$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-444-747-530-4750

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Specifications Comparison: Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. BMW 3-Series

Model Year20202021
ModelC-Class3-Series
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase111.8 in112.2 in
Length184.5 in185.7 in
Width71.3 in71.9 in
Height56.8 in56.8 in
Curb Weight3,418 lb.3,590 lb.
Fuel Capacity17.4 gal.15.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom37.1 in38.7 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.3 in56.0 in
Row 1 Legroom41.7 in42.0 in
Row 2 Headroom37.1 in37.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.0 in54.6 in
Row 2 Legroom35.2 in35.2 in
Cargo Volume12.6 ft316.9 ft3

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Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz C-Class C300

Advanced Lighting Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Illuminated door sill trim plates100No
LED tail lights0No
Interior ambient lighting, configurable150No
Steering-linked headlights150Yes
Cornering lights50No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
LED headlights250Yes
Total Requested60067%
Total Not Requested30033%
Multimedia Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Handwriting recognition200Yes
App support100Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Media drive15Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Total Requested1040100%
Total Not Requested00%
Parking Assist Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Total Requested1300100%
Total Not Requested00%
Premium Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Satellite radio200Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Speed limit information0No
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system0No
Lane keeping assist400No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100No
Collision preparation system, rear100No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Blind spot collision prevention150No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Total Requested165069%
Total Not Requested75031%
Leather Seating Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat50No
Power thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat100No
Memory system, passenger seat150No
Total Requested90075%
Total Not Requested30025%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz C-Class AMG C43

Advanced Lighting Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Illuminated door sill trim plates100No
LED tail lights0No
Interior ambient lighting, configurable150No
Steering-linked headlights150Yes
Cornering lights50No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
LED headlights250Yes
Total Requested60067%
Total Not Requested30033%
Multimedia Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Handwriting recognition200Yes
App support100Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Media drive15Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Total Requested1040100%
Total Not Requested00%
Parking Assist Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Total Requested1300100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Speed limit information0No
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system0No
Lane keeping assist400No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100No
Collision preparation system, rear100No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Blind spot collision prevention150No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Total Requested100057%
Total Not Requested75043%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz C-Class AMG C63

Advanced Lighting Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Interior ambient lighting, configurable150No
Steering-linked headlights150Yes
Cornering lights50No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
LED headlights250Yes
Total Requested60075%
Total Not Requested20025%
Multimedia Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Handwriting recognition200Yes
App support100Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Media drive15Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Total Requested1040100%
Total Not Requested00%
Parking Assist Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Total Requested1300100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Speed limit information0No
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system0No
Lane keeping assist400No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100No
Collision preparation system, rear100No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Blind spot collision prevention150No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Total Requested100057%
Total Not Requested75043%
AMG Leather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Upgraded leather upholstery0No
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Total Requested900100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Mercedes-Benz C-Class AMG C63 S

Advanced Lighting Package
FeatureValueRequested?
LED tail lights0No
Interior ambient lighting, configurable150No
Steering-linked headlights150Yes
Cornering lights50No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
LED headlights250Yes
Total Requested60075%
Total Not Requested20025%
Multimedia Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Handwriting recognition200Yes
App support100Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Media drive15Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Total Requested1040100%
Total Not Requested00%
Parking Assist Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Total Requested1300100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Speed limit information0No
Cross-traffic detection for collision preparation system0No
Lane keeping assist400No
Cross-traffic warning, rear100No
Collision preparation system, rear100No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Blind spot collision prevention150No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Total Requested100057%
Total Not Requested75043%

Option Package Details
BMW 3-Series 330e

Obstacle detection, rear
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Total Requested500100%
Total Not Requested00%
Sunshade, rear, power
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunshade, rear, power225Yes
Sunshades, second row125Yes
Total Requested350100%
Total Not Requested00%
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested950100%
Total Not Requested00%
Convenience Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat150Yes
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Satellite radio - one year subscription250No
Total Requested145081%
Total Not Requested35019%
Premium Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Head-up display (HUD)350Yes
Handwriting recognition200Yes
Siri Eyes Free support0No
S Voice support0No
4G LTE connectivity50No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
DVD-compatible player0Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Media drive15Yes
In-vehicle Internet150Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Remote app25Yes
Total Requested166597%
Total Not Requested503%
Executive Tier
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Wide-view front camera150No
Steering-linked headlights150Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Around view cameras300Yes
Total Requested205093%
Total Not Requested1507%
Luxury Design
FeatureValueRequested?
Additional chrome trim0No
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)25Yes
Chrome interior accents (optional)0No
Total Requested25100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driving Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Speed limit information0No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested650100%
Total Not Requested00%

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