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Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs Mercedes-Benz GLC Vs Mercedes-AMG C 43 comparison

  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Price
Mercedes-Benz GLC Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 40.9 Lakh
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₹ 57.4 Lakh
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Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs Mercedes-Benz GLC Vs Mercedes-AMG C 43 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the C-Class Vs GLC Vs C 43 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

C-Class Vs GLC Vs C 43 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Mercedes-Benz C-Class in New Delhi starts at ₹ 40.9 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 65.55 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class costs ₹ 42.95 Lakh, whereas the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Diesel top-end costs ₹ 51.25 Lakh. On the other hand, Mercedes-Benz GLC price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 57.4 Lakh. The base Diesel model of the Mercedes-Benz GLC costs ₹ 63.15 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Mercedes-AMG C 43 starts at ₹ 48.74 Lakh.

SummaryMercedes-Benz C-ClassMercedes-Benz GLCMercedes-AMG C 43
Price₹ 40.9 Lakh₹ 57.4 Lakh₹ 48.74 Lakh
Body TypeSedanSUVSedan
Mileage14.49 Km/l11.30 Km/l14.50 Km/l
Power201 bhp194 bhp365 bhp
Engine1991 CC1991 CC2996 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

C-Class Vs GLC Vs C 43 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class base Petrol engine returns 14 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 12 Km/l. The Mercedes-Benz GLC base Petrol returns 11 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 18 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The Mercedes-AMG C 43 Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Km/l.

C-Class Vs GLC Vs C 43 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class gets 2 Petrol 201, 245 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 192, 241 bhp engines, whereas the Mercedes-Benz GLC comes in 194 bhp Petrol engine and 192 bhp Diesel engine. Lastly, the Mercedes-AMG C 43 is offered in 365 bhp Petrol engine.


Engine Type 2.0-litre Petrol Engine4-Cylinder Petrol EngineV6 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1991 CC1991 CC2996 CC
No Of Cylinder 446
Power 201 bhp@5800-6100 rpm194 bhp@5500-6100 rpm365 bhp@5500-6000 rpm
Torque 280 Nm@3000-4000 rpm320 Nm@1650-4000 rpm520 Nm@2000-4500 rpm
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A


Length 4686 mm4658 mm4693 mm
Width 1810 mm1890 mm1810 mm
Height 1442 mm1644 mm1402 mm
Wheelbase 2840 mm2873 mm2840 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mmN/A112 mm
Boot Space 480 L580 L435 L
Kerb Weight 1655 Kg1835 Kg1690 Kg
Gross Weight 2125 Kg2360 Kg2245 Kg
Front Track N/A1621 mm1602 mm
Rear Track N/A1617 mm1554 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A5.85 m
No. Of Doors 454
Seating Capacity 555


No. of gears AutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless RadialTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/50 R17235/60 R19225/45 R18
Rear Tyre Size 225/50 R17235/60 R19245/40 R18

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscVentilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscVentilated Disc


Front Suspension Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping SystemAIRMATIC WITH ADS PLUSAgility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System
Rear Suspension Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping SystemAIRMATIC WITH ADS PLUSAgility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 14.49 Km/l11.30 Km/l14.49 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity


Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering


Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 7.7 seconds7.8 seconds4.7 seconds
Max Speed 239217250

Safety & Security

Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assisttickticktick
Electronic Stability Programtickticktick
Tractional Controltickticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampstickticktick
Cornering Lightstickcrosstick
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrosstickcross
Rain Sensing Wiperstickticktick
Headlight Washerstickcrosstick
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Active Parking Assist with parktroniccrosstick-
Parking Package with 360-degree cameracrosstick-
PRE-SAFE Systemcrosstick-
Tyre Pressure Indicatorcrosstick-

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerDual Zone Automatic Climate Control2-Zone Automatic Climate Control2-Zone Automatic Climate Control
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shifttickcrosstick
Cruise Controltickticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickticktick
Push Start Stop Buttontickticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supporttickticktick
Front Armresttickticktick
Rear Armresttickticktick
UpholsteryARTICO LeatherARTICO LeatherARTICO Leather
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
12.3-inch All-digital instrument clustercrosstick-
2 USB ports in the rearcrosstick-
Massage Seats, frontcrosstick-
MBUX Touch Control Conceptcrosstick-
MBUX Voice Controlcrosstick-
Mercedes Me Connectcrosstick-
Mercedes-Benz emergency call system crosstick-
Preinstallation for Vehicle Set-Uptick--
THERMATIC automatic climate controlcrosstick-


Front Fog Lampsticktickcross
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickticktick
Hard-Disc Navigationcrosstick-
Wireless Chargercross--


Music Systemtickticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Internal Memorytickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick


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