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Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2017 Base Specs, Trims & Colors

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Showing the 2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Base C 300 Rear-wheel Drive Sedan
$19,035-$30,535 Current Listing Price
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Seats 5
Door Count 4
Engine 241-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (premium)
Transmission 7-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG 25
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 48 mo/50,000 mi


Exterior (13)
Brilliant Blue
Brilliant Blue Metallic
Dakota Brown Metallic
Diamond Silver Metallic
Iridium Silver Metallic
Jet Black
Interior (13)
Cranberry Red
Cranberry Red/Black
Crystal Gray
Crystal Gray/Black
Crystal Gray/Deep Sea Blue



Engine 241-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (premium)
Front and rear ventilated disc brakes S
Brake assistance S
Power (driver only) front head restraints S
Remote activated perimeter/approach lights O
Knee airbag S
Dual front impact airbags S
Remote keyless entry S
Side-impact bars S
Seat-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Electronic stability S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Height adjustable front seatbelts S
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
3 manual rear head restraints S
Occupant sensing airbags S
Traction control S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
4 ABS channels S
First aid kit S
Power door locks S
Locking fuel flap included with power door locks S
Run flat rear tires S
Daytime running lights S
4 wheel ventilated disc brakes S
Anti-whiplash front head restraints S
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbag S
Total # of airbags 9
Rear child safety locks S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Panic alarm S
Brake assist S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
ABS and driveline traction control S
Collision Prevention Assist Plus forward collision mitigation S
Childseat sensing airbags S
Perimeter/approach lights O
Security system S
3 point rear center seatbelt S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Immobilizer S
Childseat-sensing airbag BabySmart
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags S
Tracker system S
Run flat front tires S
Dual front side impact airbags S
Front and rear seatbelt pre-tensioners S
Transmission 7-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Intercooled turbo S
Engine liters 2.0
Variable valve control S
Engine orientation longitudinal
Gasoline direct injection S
Ignition type spark
Horsepower 241-hp @ 5,550 rpm
Aluminum cylinder block S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Fuel tank capacity 17.4 gal.
Torque 273 lbs.-ft. @ 1,300 rpm
Aluminum cylinder head S
Cylinder configuration I-4
Fuel economy city 24 mpg
Fuel economy highway 34 mpg
Variable intake manifold S
# of valves 16
Sequential sport shift TouchShift
Low emission vehicle S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
7 speed automatic transmission S
Engine 2.0L I-4 DOHC 241hp turbo/supercharged
Transmission lock-up torque converter S
Battery amp hours (74Ah)
Ultra low emission vehicle II S
Mode select transmission S
Carbon FP / Tailpipe and upstream total GHG (CO2, tons per year) 6.3
Manual-shift auto TouchShift
Chrome tailpipe S
Transmission electronic control S
Axle ratio 3.07
Overdrive S
150-amp. alternator S
Dual stainless steel exhaust S
Rear-wheel drive S
Transmission gear ratio (5th) 1.00
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .82
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.37
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.86
Transmission gear ratio (7th) .73
Transmission electronic control S
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.92
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.42
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 4.38
17" wheels S
Four wheel independent suspension S
Independent rear multi-link suspension w/anti-roll bar S
18" wheels O
Front anti-roll bar S
Rack and pinion steering S
Front coil springs S
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
Rear wheel size 17"
Automatic height adjustable shocks with driver control O
Wheel locks O
Comfort suspension O
Power steering S
P245/40HR18.0 BSW run flat AS rear tires O
Rear coil springs S
Ride control Agility Control automatic
Height-adjustable shocks automatic w/driver control
Rear air springs O
Front wheel size 17"
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
Auto-leveling suspension 4-corner
18" x 8.5" silver w/painted accents aluminum rear wheels O
Front tires 225/50R17
Speed-sensing electric power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Alloy wheels S
Rear anti-roll bar S
P/45HR18.0 BSW run flat AS tires O
P225/50HR17.0 BSW run flat AS tires S
Independent front strut suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Front air springs O
Speed-sensing steering S
Spoiler O
Heated folding side-view door mirrors with turn signal indicator S
Rear lip spoiler O
Black w/chrome accents grille S
Galvanized steel/aluminum body material S
Chrome rear bumper insert S
Grille black w/chrome accents
Body-colored door handles S
Chrome front bumper insert S
Turn signal indicator mirrors S
Auto dimming power remote left side-view door mirror S
Chrome door handles O
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Metallic paint O
Power remote right side-view door mirror with tilt down S
Rear cargo trunk
Remote trunk lid closing system O
Chrome tip exhaust S
Power door mirrors S
Heated door mirrors S
4 doors S
Bodyside moldings S
Rear bumper with black rub strip S
Power sunshade O
Proximity key S
Power cargo access remote release S
Keyfob trunk/hatch/door release S
Power windows O
Remote keyless entry S
Rear door bins S
1-touch down S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Memory seats S
Navigation system O
Cruise control with DISTRONIC PLUS distance pacing O
Full floor console with covered box S
Steering wheel with power tilting, power telescoping, auto tilt-away S
Retained accessory power S
Auto-locking doors S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Panoramic sunroof O
2 USB ports S
Seatback storage pockets 2
Front cupholders S
Steering wheel memory S
Distance pacing cruise control O
Console ducts S
Automatic temperature control S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls S
Remote window controls S
Driver power folding mirror S
Mini overhead console S
Trunk/hatch auto-latch O
Ashtray S
Garage door transmitter Homelink
Emergency communication system mbrace2
Power glass tilting and sliding sunroof O
Memory settings 3
2 12V DC power outlets S
Head restraints memory S
3 driver memory seat settings (includes door mirrors, steering wheel, head restraints,) S
Passenger power folding mirror S
Front lighter element(s) location S
Proximity cargo access remote release O
Heated steering wheel O
Overhead console S
Power windows with front and rear 1-touch down S
Rear cupholders S
Air conditioning S
Front dual zone A/C S
Window FOB controls S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Navigation system with voice activation COMAND
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Tilt steering wheel S
Fixed glass 2nd row sunroof O
Hands-free auto-opening trunk/liftgate O
1st row express open/close sliding and tilting glass sunroof O
Sunshade O
Integrated key/remote S
Heated steering wheel with power tilting, power telescoping, auto tilt-away O
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
Auto-dimming rearview mirror S
Automatic dual-zone front air conditioning S
Valet function S
Illuminated locking glove box S
Air filter S
Illuminated glove box S
12V DC power outlet 2
Illuminated entry S
Full floor console S
2nd row sunshade O
Driver's footrest S
Auto tilt-away steering wheel S
Front and rear cupholders S
1-touch up S
Cruise control S
Door mirror memory S
3 driver and passenger memory seat settings (includes door mirrors, steering wheel, head restraints,) O
Telescoping steering wheel S
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Front center armrest S
Carpet front and rear floor mats S
Rear seat armrest storage S
Leather/metal-look steering wheel S
Nappa leather door panel trim O
Driver and passenger heated-seatbacks O
Power passenger thigh support O
Leatherette upholstery S
Rear bench seat S
Rear seat center armrest S
Carpet cargo space S
Heated front seats O
Rear seat fold-forward seatback S
Max seating capacity 5
Height adjustable driver seat S
Leather front and rear seat upholstery O
Power passenger fore/aft adjustment O
Aluminum/genuine wood instrument panel insert S
Aluminum door panel insert O
Power height-adjustable passenger seat O
Cargo space floor carpet
MB-Tex leatherette front and rear seat upholstery S
Driver cushion tilt S
Passenger thigh support S
Power driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Height adjustable passenger seat S
Power height-adjustable driver and passenger seats S
10-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Full cloth headliner S
Driver thigh support S
Floor mats S
Leather upholstery O
Nappa leather front and rear seat upholstery O
Driver and passenger heated-cushions O
Power driver and passenger cushion tilt S
Cargo tie-downs S
Metal-look interior accents S
Power 4-way passenger lumbar support O
Power 4-way driver and passenger lumbar support S
10-way power passenger seat S
Power reclining driver and passenger seats S
Power driver and passenger thigh support S
Power reclining passenger seat O
Front seats bucket
Ventilated front seats O
Genuine wood console insert O
Carpet trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Genuine wood door panel insert S
Front bucket seats S
Passenger cushion tilt S
Genuine wood door panel insert, console insert S
Leather steering wheel O
Driver lumbar support S
Leather/genuine wood steering wheel O
Rear seat center armrest with storage S
Rear 40-20-40 bench seat S
Urethane shift knob S
Cargo light S
Passenger lumbar support S
Carpet floor covering S
10-way passenger seat adjustment O
10-way power driver seat S
Power passenger cushion tilt O
MB-Tex leatherette door panel trim S
Real-time weather display O
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player S
Primary monitor touchscreen S
Wireless phone connectivity S
SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player O
13 Burmester speakers O
Audio theft deterrent S
Internet access MB Apps
DVD-Audio O
2 1st row LCD monitor S
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls S
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
5 speakers S
Smart device integration mbrace Mobile Application
Radio data system S
MB Apps internet access S
Window grid antenna S
AM/FM radio S
Digital signal processor Burmester Surround Sound
CD player S
Satellite radio trial duration with new vehicle purchase (months) 6
590W amplifier O
1st row LCD monitors 2
13 premium speakers O
Weather band radio S
Voice activated radio O
CD-MP3 decoder S
Door-ajar warning S
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
Head-up display O
Delay-off projector beam LED low beam headlamps O
Delay-off projector beam LED low/high beam headlamps O
Tire pressure sensors S
Battery warning S
Light tinted windows S
Lights-on warning S
Trunk-ajar warning S
Directionally adaptive headlights O
Reverse sensing system automated
Water temp. gauge S
Rear fog lights S
Rear side blind O
Analog clock S
Front reading lights S
Dome light with fade S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Brake pad wear S
Cornering lights O
Bulb-failure warning S
Ambient lighting O
Variable intermittent rain detecting wipers wipers with heating jets and reservoir S
Systems monitor S
Fully automatic headlights S
Illuminated sill plates O
Camera(s) - front O
Rear reading lights S
Low-oil-level warning S
Sun blinds O
PARKTRONIC w/Active Parking Assist automated parking sensors O
Delay-off headlights S
Power rear window blind O
Key-in-ignition warning S
Tire specific low-tire-pressure warning S
Delay-off projector beam halogen headlamps S
Redundant digital speedometer S
Light-tinted windows S
Camera Rear S
Analog display S
Rear window blind O
Camera(s) - left side O
Variably intermittent wipers S
Heated front windshield wiper jets S
Trip odometer S
Low-fuel warning S
Water-temp. warning S
Compass S
Blind spot sensor O
Rain sensing wipers S
4 door curb/courtesy lights S
Auto high-beam headlights O
Front and rear reading lights S
Lane departure O
Camera(s) - rear S
Camera(s) - right side O
Low-coolant warning S
Brake-fluid warning S
Outside-temperature display S
Outside temperature display S
Rear collision PRE-SAFE PLUS
Trip computer S
Exterior height 56.8"
Compression ratio 9.80 to 1
Turning radius 17.7'
Engine torque 273 lbs.-ft. @ 1,300 rpm
Interior cargo volume 12.6 cu.ft.
Front legroom 41.7"
Engine horsepower 241-hp @ 5,550 rpm
Valvetrain DOHC
Drag coefficient .30
Engine type I-4
Rear shoulder room 55.0"
Ground clearance (max) 104mm (4.1")
Wheelbase 111.8"
Curb weight 3,417 lbs.
Valves 16
Engine displacement 121 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 24 mpg
Passenger volume 88.2 cu.ft.
Ground clearance (max.) 4.1"
Front shoulder room 54.7"
Rear headroom 36.9"
Front headroom 37.1"
Rear tread 60.9"
Maximum interior cargo volume 12.6 cu.ft.
Fuel tank capacity 17.4 gal.
Front tread 61.5"
Engine bore x stroke 3.3" x 3.6"
Rear legroom 33.4"
Exterior body width 71.3"
Exterior length 184.5"
Fuel economy highway 34 mpg
Basic warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000

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