2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan CA

2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class**

2019 BMW 3Series CA

2020 BMW 3 Series**

Mercedes-Benz C Class


BMW 3 Series
2.0L 4-Cylinder Turbo

Base Engine

2.0L 4-Cylinder Turbo
9-speed automatic


8-speed automatic
255 hp


255 hp

Starting MSRP


Exterior Colour Options

5.9 seconds

Acceleration (0-100 km/h)

5.6 seconds

Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. BMW 3 Series

There’s no denying that a Mercedes-Benz model brings the look of luxury to the streets of Ottawa. If you’ve considered bringing a new 2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan home to your driveway, you’ve probably also taken a look at the BMW 3 Series. While these two incredibly impressive vehicles seem similar in a myriad of ways, there are some key features that differentiate the two. In the following guide, see what sets the Mercedes-Benz C-Class apart from its competition. 

Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. BMW 3 Series Performance

In the comparison chart above, you see that both the Mercedes-Benz C-Class option and the BMW 3 Series base models have a high-performance 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that produces an impressive 255-hp. With a more affordable starting MSRP and a 9-speed transmission, Mercedes-Benz C-Class offers a more competitive option. 

Additionally, getting up into the range-topping trim level options, you’ll find Mercedes-Benz charges ahead with its AMG series model. 

Mercedes-Benz AMG C 63 S Sedan 

  • Engine: Handcrafted AMG® 4.0L V8 biturbo
  • Horsepower: 503 hp
  • Torque: 516 lb-ft
  • Acceleration: 0-100 km/h in 4.0 seconds

BMW M3 Sedan

  • Engine: M TwinPower Turbo 3.0L inline 6-cylinder 
  • Horsepower: 406 hp
  • Torque: 444 lb-ft
  • Acceleration: 0-100 km/h in 4.1 seconds

Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. BMW 3 Series Luxury Features

When comparing the C-Class vs. 3 Series, the available luxury features are another element that can help Nepean-Barrhaven drivers make their ultimate decision. While both models are undeniably upscale, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan has an edge that the 3 Series does not present. The base model C-Class presents drivers with standard with the following convenience and safety features: 

  • Power front seats with driver-seat memory
  • Heated front seats
  • THERMATIC automatic climate control
  • Heated, power-folding side mirrors
  • Hands-free Bluetooth interface
  • FrontBass system
  • 4MATIC all-wheel drive
  • 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission with shift paddles
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Heated windshield washer

Test Drive a Mercedes-Benz C-Class at Star Motors of Ottawa Mercedes-Benz 

For drivers looking for a vehicle to get from Nepean-Barrhaven to Stittsville-Kanata and beyond with style and luxury performance, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan presents you with the best options across trim levels. If you have more questions regarding the C-Class or are still curious about the differences between models like the Audi A4 vs. BMW 3 Series vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class, contact us today. We’d be happy to show you what sets the Mercedes-Benz C-Class apart again and again.

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*National MSRP pricing is shown and is intended for informational purposes only. Prices do not include taxes, levies, fees, freight and delivery charges, insurance and license fees, as well as any other products or services not listed that may be available to you through your selected Mercedes-Benz retailer. Vehicle prices subject to change without notice. Dealer may sell for less. These prices do not apply in provinces with total/all-in pricing requirements. Please contact your local retailer directly by phone or in person for exact pricing details and total prices applicable in those provinces.Back to content
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Phone: (613) 737-7827

400 W Hunt Club Rd Ottawa, ON


Phone: (613) 737-7827

400 W Hunt Club Rd Ottawa, ON


Phone: (613) 737-7827

400 W Hunt Club Rd Ottawa, ON
45.335831 -75.720606
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