2019 MB C-Class Compare


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Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. Lincoln MKZ

Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Lincoln MKZ
2.0L Inline-4 turbo


2.0L Inline-4 turbo
9-speed 9G-TRONIC automatic


6-speed SelectShift® automatic
34 mpg

Highway Mileage

31 mpg
23 mpg

City Mileage

21 mpg
255 hp


245 hp
17.4 gallons

Fuel Capacity

16.5 gallons


Between the Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. Lincoln MKZ, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class specs are more impressive. Both have similar 2.0L I4 engines under the hood, but they deliver different performances. The 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class generates a whopping 255 hp, while the Lincoln MKZ falls short by 10 hp. Additionally, the C-Class has a terrific 9G-TRONIC 9-speed automatic transmission. This leads to a smoother, more efficient performance overall. The Lincoln MKZ is a little behind the curve with its 6-speed automatic transmission, which isn’t quite as advanced as the equipment on the C-Class. Overall, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is the higher quality build.

Fuel Economy

When you opt for a luxury vehicle, you expect the best performance possible – so why settle for subpar fuel economy figures? Between the Lincoln vs. Mercedes-Benz, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class has the stronger fuel economy figures. Whether driving through the highways of Perrysburg or the city roads of Maumee, you’ll enjoy an ultra-efficient ride in your C-Class. The C-Class generates 34 mpg on the highway, compared to just 31 mpg for the Lincoln MKZ. When commuting in the city, you can expect 23 mpg with your C-Class and just 21 mpg for your MKZ. If you want to save money on your annual transportation costs, do yourself a favor and choose the Mercedes-Benz C-Class!

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