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MSRP: $477$7,209
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 21-26
Engine: 276-hp, 3.6-liter I-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD
1997 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
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Mercedes-Benz's C36 is a carnival ride for adults. Stomp the gas pedal and it pins you back in the seat like a roller coaster heading downhill. Crank the fat leather steering wheel into a corner and it's hard to hold your head upright. It is so rewarding to drive that even the shortest trip is enjoyable. In general, the C36 looks pretty much like a regular C-Class sedan, bu... Read full review for the 1997 Mercedes Benz C Class

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by Johnson from Santa Monica, Ca on September 11, 2012

I give thanks to my Lord Jesus for my C280, we were praying for a reliable car and I believe the Lord lead me to this one, when I bought this car it had 177,000 miles on it, but this was mostly highwa... Read Full Review

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