• (4.7) 43 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,595$10,207
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 19-25
  • Engine: 362-hp, 5.4-liter V-8 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
2006 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Our Take on the 2006 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Our Take

For 2005, Luxury editions of Mercedes-Benz's compact C-Class series got new styling that followed the lead of the 2004 C-Class sport sedan. In addition, the 2005 sport sedans displayed AMG appearance touches that were adapted from the high-performance 2004 C32 AMG model.The only C-Class body... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Price of C55 AMG
  • Fuel economy of C55 AMG

Notable Features

  • Three new V-6 engine choices
  • 362-hp V-8 in C55 AMG
  • All-sedan lineup for 2006
  • Luxury and Sport models
  • Five- or seven-speed automatic


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 43 reviews

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Good car

by Verizonman from New York on October 23, 2011

Very good handling, good gas milage, you can hear your watch tick at 90mph. 4-wheel-drive gets you everywhere. There is no better car in this size. I bought a 2006 with 66K miles and have it now 3 mon... Read Full Review

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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