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Here's how the 2016 BMW 328 and the 2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class measure up.
4dr Sdn 328i RWD
$38,350
Starting MSRP
4dr Sdn C 300 Sport RWD
$38,950
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
5 5 -
Engine

240.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

241.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
26 28 -
Size
182.5" length, 56.5" height 184.5" length, 56.8" height -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Black w / Red Highlight

Venetian Beige / Drk Oyster

Black

Black w / Dark Oyster Highlight

Oyster / Black / Dark Oyster

Saddle Brown / Brown / Brown

Coral Red w / Black Highlight

Saddle Brown / Dark Brown

Venetian Beige

Black

Charcoal

Ash

Red / Black

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Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

6-Speed M/T

7-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Compact Cars Compact Cars -

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in 18 X 8.5 in -
Spare Wheel Material
N/A N/A -
Spare Wheel Size
N/A N/A -
Front Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in 18 X 7.5 in -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
170 150 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
900 N/A -

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM
255 @ 1250 273 @ 1300 -
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 -
Displacement
2.0 L/122 2.0 L/121 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
240 @ 5000 241 @ 5550 -

Mileage

Cruising Range - Hwy
537.20 mi 591.60 mi -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
26 MPG 28 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - City
347.60 mi 435.00 mi -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
22 MPG 25 MPG -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
34 MPG 34 MPG -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut -

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 in 11.8 in -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.3 in 13 in -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.8 gal 17.4 gal -

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
37.1 ft 35.3 ft -
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
P225/50VR17 P245/40HR18 -
Front Tire Size
P225/50VR17 P225/45HR18 -
Spare Tire Size
N/A N/A -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3360 lbs 3417 lbs -

Dimensions

Second Head Room
37.7 in 36.9 in -
Second Hip Room
N/A N/A -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Height, Overall
56.3 in 56.8 in -
Track Width, Front
60.3 in 61.5 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Front Leg Room
42 in 41.7 in -
Passenger Volume
N/A 88.2 ft³ -
Min Ground Clearance
N/A N/A -
Front Head Room
40.3 in 37.1 in -
Length, Overall
182.5 in 184.5 in -
Trunk Volume
13 ft³ 12.6 ft³ -
Wheelbase
110.6 in 111.8 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.3 in 71.3 in -
Second Leg Room
35.1 in 33.4 in -
Track Width, Rear
61.9 in 60.9 in -
Front Shoulder Room
55.1 in 54.7 in -
Front Hip Room
N/A N/A -
Second Shoulder Room
55.1 in 55 in -

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