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    Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs BMW 5 Series

    CarWale brings you comparison of Mercedes-Benz C-Class and BMW 5 Series. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class price is ₹ 41.30 Lakh and BMW 5 Series price is ₹ 55.40 Lakh. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class is available in 1991 cc engine with 1 fuel type options: Petrol and BMW 5 Series is available in 1998 cc engine with 1 fuel type options: Petrol. 5 Series provides the mileage of 15.01 kmpl.

    C-Class vs 5 Series Comparison Overview

    Key HighlightsC-Class 5 Series
    Price₹ 41.30 Lakh₹ 55.40 Lakh
    Engine Capacity1991 cc1998 cc
    Power201 bhp248 bhp
    TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic (Torque Converter)
    Fuel TypePetrolPetrol
    Mercedes-Benz C-Class
    ₹ 41.30 Lakh
    Avg. Ex-Showroom price
    VS
    BMW 5 Series
    BMW 5 Series
    530i Sport
    ₹ 55.40 Lakh
    Avg. Ex-Showroom price
    VS
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    • SPECIFICATIONS
    • FEATURES
    • CarWale's Take
    • COLOURS

    Specifications and Finance

    Finance
    • Engine & Transmission

      Engine1991 cc, 4 Cylinders Inline, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC1998 cc, 4 Cylinders Inline, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC
      Engine TypeM264 Turbo with EQ BoostB48 Turbocharged I4
      Fuel Type PetrolPetrol
      Max Power (bhp@rpm)201 bhp @ 5800 rpm248 bhp @ 5200 rpm
      Max Torque (Nm@rpm)300 Nm @ 1200 rpm350 Nm @ 1450 rpm
      Mileage (ARAI) (kmpl)15.01
      Driving Range (Km)1020.68
      DrivetrainRWDRWD
      TransmissionAutomatic - 9 Gears, Paddle Shift, Sport ModeAutomatic (Torque Converter) - 8 Gears, Manual Override & Paddle Shift, Sport Mode
      Emission StandardBS 6BS 6
      Turbocharger/SuperchargerTurbochargedTurbocharged
      Battery48 Volt
      OthersRegenerative Braking, Idle Start/StopRegenerative Braking, Idle Start/Stop
    • Dimensions & Weight

      Length (mm)46864936
      Width (mm)18101868
      Height (mm)14421466
      Wheelbase (mm)28402975
      Ground Clearance (mm)157144
      Kerb Weight (kg)1615
    • Capacity

      Doors (Doors)44
      Seating Capacity (Person)55
      No of Seating Rows (Rows)22
      Bootspace (litres)480530
      Fuel Tank Capacity (litres)6668
    • Suspensions, Brakes, Steering & Tyres

      Front SuspensionIndependent, 4-link with Coil SpringsDouble track control arm axle
      Rear SuspensionIndependent, Multi-link with Coil SpringsFive-link axle
      Front Brake TypeDiscVentilated Disc
      Rear Brake TypeDiscVentilated Disc
      Minimum Turning Radius (metres)5.616.03
      Steering TypePower assisted (Hydraulic)Power assisted (Hydraulic)
      WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
      Spare WheelSpace SaverSpace Saver
      Front Tyres225 / 50 R17225 / 55 R17
      Rear Tyres225 / 50 R17225 / 55 R17

    Features

    • Safety

      Airbags7 Airbags (Driver, Passenger, 2 Curtain, Driver Knee, Driver Side, Front Passenger Side)6 Airbags (Driver, Passenger, 2 Curtain, Driver Side, Front Passenger Side)
      Middle rear three-point seatbelt
      Middle Rear Head Rest
      Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
      Child Seat Anchor Points
      Seat Belt Warning
    • Braking & Traction

      Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
      Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
      Brake Assist (BA)
      Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
      Hill Hold Control
      Traction Control System (TC/TCS)
    • Locks & Security

      Engine immobilizer
      Central LockingKeylessKeyless
      Speed Sensing Door Lock
      Child Safety Lock
    • Comfort & Convenience

      Air ConditionerYes (Automatic Dual Zone)Yes (Automatic Four Zone)
      Front ACTwo Zones, Individual Fan Speed ControlsTwo Zones, Individual Fan Speed Controls
      Rear ACVents Behind Front Armrest, Common Fan Speed ControlTwo Zones, Vents Behind Front Armrest, Individual Fan Speed Controls
      Heater
      Vanity Mirrors on Sun VisorsDriver & Co-DriverDriver & Co-Driver
      Cabin-Boot Access
      Anti-glare MirrorsElectronic - Internal OnlyElectronic - Internal & Driver
      Parking AssistReverse Camera with GuidanceReverse Camera with Guidance
      Parking SensorsFront & RearFront & Rear
      Cruise Control
      Headlight & Ignition On Reminder
      Keyless Start/ Button Start
      Steering AdjustmentManual Tilt & TelescopicElectric Tilt & Telescopic
      12V Power Outlets23
    • Telematics

      Remote Car Light Flashing & Honking Via app
      Geo-Fence
      Check Vehicle Status Via App
      Remote Car Lock/Unlock Via app
      Emergency Call
      Find My Car
    • Seats & Upholstery

      Driver Seat Adjustment8 way electrically adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down)8 way electrically adjustable with 2 memory presets (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down)
      Front Passenger Seat Adjustment2 way electrically adjustable (headrest up / down)8 way electrically adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down)
      Rear Row Seat Adjustment2 way manually adjustable (headrest up / down)2 way manually adjustable (headrest up / down)
      Seat UpholsteryLeatherLeather
      Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel
      Driver Armrest
      Rear Passenger Seats TypeBenchBench
      InteriorsDual ToneSingle Tone
      Interior ColoursBlack, Silk Beige / BlackCanberra Beige, Black
      Rear ArmrestWith Cup HolderWith Cup Holder
      Folding Rear SeatFull
      Split Rear Seat40:20:40 split
      Front Seatback Pockets
      Head-restsFront & RearFront & Rear
    • Storage

      Cup HoldersFront & RearFront & Rear
      Driver Armrest Storage
      Sunglass Holder
    • Doors, Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

      Power WindowsFront & RearFront & Rear
      One Touch -DownAllAll
      One Touch - UpAllAll
      Adjustable ORVMElectrically Adjustable & RetractableElectrically Adjustable & Retractable
      Turn Indicators on ORVM
      Rear Defogger
      Exterior Door HandlesBody ColouredChrome
      Rain-sensing Wipers
      Interior Door HandlesChromeChrome
      Door PocketsFront & RearFront & Rear
      Side Window BlindsRear - ManualRear - Manual
      Boot-lid OpenerElectric Tailgate ReleaseElectric Tailgate Release
      Rear Windshield BlindElectricElectric
      Outside Rear View Mirrors (ORVMs)Body ColouredDual Tone
    • Exterior

      Sunroof / MoonroofPanoramic SunroofElectrically Adjustable
      Roof Mounted Antenna
      Body-Coloured Bumpers
      Chrome Finish Exhaust pipe
    • Lighting

      Fog LightsLED,LEDLED,LED
      Daytime Running LightsLEDLED
      HeadlightsLEDLED
      Automatic Head Lamps
      Follow me home headlamps
      Tail LightsLEDLED
      Cabin LampsFront and RearFront and Rear
      Headlight Height Adjuster
      Glove Box Lamp
      Lights on Vanity MirrorsDriver & Co-DriverDriver & Co-Driver
      Rear Reading LampBoth Sides
      Cornering HeadlightsIntelligentIntelligent
    • Instrumentation

      Instrument ClusterAnalogue - DigitalDigital
      Trip MeterElectronic 2 TripsElectronic 2 Trips
      Average Fuel Consumption
      Average Speed
      Distance to Empty
      ClockDigitalDigital
      Low Fuel Level Warning
      Door Ajar Warning
      Adjustable Cluster Brightness
      Gear Indicator
      Shift IndicatorDynamicDynamic
      TachometerAnalogueDigital
      Instantaneous Consumption
    • Entertainment, Information & Communication

      Gesture Control
      Smart ConnectivityAndroid Auto, Apple Car PlayAndroid Auto, Apple Car Play
      Integrated (in-dash) Music System
      DisplayLCD DisplayTouch-screen Display
      GPS Navigation System
      Speakers6+6+
      USB Compatibility
      Aux Compatibility
      Bluetooth CompatibilityPhone & Audio StreamingPhone & Audio Streaming
      MP3 Playback
      AM/FM Radio
      iPod Compatibility
      Steering mounted controls
      Voice Command
    • Manufacturer Warranty

      Warranty (Years)22
      Warranty (Kilometres)UnlimitedUnlimited

    CarWale's Take

    Good Things
    • Premium interiors 
    • Powerful diesel engine (C300d) 
    • Loaded with features
    • Exceptional interior fit and finish
    • Unique features like remote-park and gesture control
    • Powerful engine options
    Could be Better
    • Expensive as compared to competition
    • Stiff low-speed ride quality 
    • Noisy diesel engine
    • Wide car not ideal for tight traffic 
    • Rear seat space isn't as good as competition
    • Low ground clearance

    Colours

    Cavansite Blue Metallic
    Mediterranean Blue metallic
    Obsidian Black
    Black Sapphire metallic
    Selenite Grey Metallic
    Bluestone Metallic
    Mojave Silver
    Mineral White metallic
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    Designo Hyancith Red Metallic
    Polar White
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