2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

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$52,650

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2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Key specs

Base trim shown

Overview

The good:

  • Interior appointments
  • Range of available engines
  • High-performance AMG version
  • Rear-facing jump seats in wagon
  • Diesel fuel economy

The bad:

  • E63 S AMG price
  • Parking-brake pedal placement
  • Backup camera not standard

9 trims

Starting msrp listed lowest to highest price

Wondering which trim is right for you?

Our 2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class trim comparison will help you decide.

Notable features

  • Coupe, convertible, sedan and wagon body styles
  • Gas or diesel power
  • High-performance E63 S AMG sedan and wagon available
  • Seven-speed automatic standard
  • Rear- or all-wheel drive

2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class review: Our expert's take

Vehicle Overview

The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is offered in four body styles (sedan, wagon, coupe and convertible), with a choice of several engines and rear or all-wheel drive. The sedan and wagon are available in high-performance AMG form. Competitors include the BMW 5 Series, Audi A6 and Infiniti Q70.

(Skip to details on the: E63 S AMG)
New for 2016
Owners will receive five years of free basic mbrace Connect communication service. The coupe and convertible’s available Sport Package adds AMG-style exterior design cues for the E400 model.
Significant Standard Features

  • 195-horsepower, turbo-diesel 2.1-liter four-cylinder engine (E250 Bluetec)
  • Seven-speed automatic transmission
  • Simulated leather upholstery
  • Heated side mirrors with turn-signal indicators
  • Forward collision warning with autonomous braking
  • Driver drowsiness monitor
  • Required in all new cars: front airbags, antilock brakes and an electronic stability system

Significant Available Features

  • 302-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (E350)
  • 329-hp, turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6 (E400)
  • 402-hp, turbocharged 4.7-liter V-8 (E550)
  • Rear- or all-wheel drive
  • Leather upholstery
  • Backup camera
  • Navigation system

E63 S AMG
The E63 S AMG performance sedan and wagon come with all-wheel drive and are powered by a hand-built twin-turbo 5.5-liter V-8 engine rated at 577 hp.
What’s Special

  • Seven-speed automatic transmission with aluminum shift paddles
  • AMG adaptive sport suspension
  • AMG sport exhaust system
  • Power front sport seats
  • Backup camera
  • Available carbon fiber trim
  • Available carbon-ceramic brakes

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Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.8
  • Interior design 4.8
  • Performance 4.7
  • Value for the money 4.6
  • Exterior styling 4.8
  • Reliability 4.7

Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

Very nice car

Luxurious plenty of room drive good my wife dream car we bought love this car and we bought will enjoy it our friends will be Jealous

4.6

Solid, comfortable and reliable

I specifically wanted this E350 as it was the last model year of the standard V6 . It's definitely a head turner and extremely reliable so far!

5.0

Excellent

This car rides like a dream, no hip & back problems. I love everything about it. Former Cadillac owner, this car excels above all! Expensive parts, but worth it!

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Warranty

New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by Mercedes-Benz
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
6 years old or less/less than 75,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
1 year/unlimited miles
Powertrain
1 year/unlimited miles
Dealer certification required
164-point inspection
Roadside assistance
Yes
View all cpo program details

Have questions about warranties or CPO programs?

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