2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. E-Class

2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. 2022 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan


2022 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan
$43,550 MSRP*


$54,950 MSRP*

Trim Levels

255-hp 2.0L inline-4 turbo

Available Engine

369-hp 3.0L inline-6 turbo
12.6 cubic feet

Cargo Capacity

13.1 cubic feet
6.0 seconds

0-60 MPH Performance

4.9 seconds

Are you trying to decide between the C-Class Sedan and the E-Class Sedan? It’s a tough choice. Either model would beautify any Fairfield driveway. What’s the difference between the C-Class and E-Class? To help you choose, we put together the 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class comparison below. We’ll also compare the 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class interior features with those of the E-Class.



2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. E-Class – Starting Price

Both the Mercedes-Benz E-Class trim levels and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class trim levels offer Westport drivers a lot of value. And you can get even more car for the money when you take advantage of our national offers. However, there is a difference between the C-Class and E-Class when it comes to starting price:

2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan Trim Levels

  • C 300 Sedan – $43,550 MSRP*
  • C 300 4MATIC® Sedan – $45,550 MSRP*

2022 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan Trim Levels

  • E 350 Sedan – $54,950 MSRP*
  • E 350 4MATIC® Sedan – $57,450 MSRP*
  • E 450 4MATIC® Sedan – $62,750 MSRP* 

2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. E-Class – Performance Features

The real difference between the C-Class and E-Class boils down to performance. The E-Class has an available 3.0L inline 6 engine that can crank out more horsepower and can accelerate faster than the C-Class. Of course, the C-Class is no slouch when it comes to performance, either, as it can crank out over 200 horsepower, making it more than a match for Norwalk traffic. Here are the specs:

2022 Mercedes-Benz C 300 4MATIC® Performance Features

  • 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine with mild hybrid drive
  • 255 horsepower
  • Hybrid Integrated Starter-Generator
  • Direct Injection and multispark ignition
  • NANOSLIDE cylinder wall technology
  • ECO Start/Stop system
  • 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission
  • 4MATIC® all-wheel drive
  • 4-wheel Electronic Traction System (4-ETS)
  • 4-wheel multilink suspension
  • Selective damping system
  • Torque Vectoring Brake
  • Electromechanical power steering

2022 Mercedes-Benz E 450 4MATIC® Performance Features

  • 3.0L inline-6 turbo engine with mild hybrid drive
  • 369 horsepower
  • Hybrid Integrated Starter-Generator
  • ECO Start/Stop system
  • 4MATIC® all-wheel drive
  • 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission
  • 4-wheel multilink suspension
  • Lowered suspension with selective damping system
  • ESP® Dynamic Cornering Assist
  • Sport brake system
  • Electromechanical power steering 

Compare These Sedans at Mercedes-Benz of Fairfield

Why don’t you come to Mercedes-Benz of Fairfield and compare these Mercedes-Benz sedans for yourself? We’ll be glad to walk you through the differences. If you’d like to learn more, check out our post on the Mercedes-Benz C-Class interior. Our dealership is just a brief jaunt from Weston, so drop by or contact us today!


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*Base MSRP excludes transportation and handling charges, destination charges, taxes, title, registration, preparation and documentary fees, tags, labor and installation charges, insurance, and optional equipment, products, packages and accessories. Actual vehicle price may vary by Dealer.

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