Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs BMW i8 comparison

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class
BMW i8
On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 44.93 Lakh
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₹ 2.97 Crore
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Compare Mercedes-Benz C-Class and BMW i8

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs BMW i8 on CarandBike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol Mercedes-Benz C-Class starts at ₹ 47.33 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 53.23 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class costs ₹ 47.68 Lakh, whereas the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Diesel top-end costs ₹ 57.76 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the BMW i8 starts at ₹ 3.06 Crore.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class base Petrol engine returns 14 kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 12 kmpl. The BMW i8 base Petrol returns 48 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class gets 181 bhp Petrol engine and 192 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the BMW i8 comes in 228 bhp Petrol engine.

Engine Type
1.5-litre Petrol Engine
TwinPower Turbo Inline 3-cylinder Engine
Displacement (CC)
1950 CC
1499 CC
No Of Cylinder
4
3
Power
181 bhp@5800-6100 rpm
228 bhp@5800 rpm
Torque
280 Nm@3000-4000 rpm
250 Nm@3700 rpm
Drive Train
RWD
AWD
Battery Type
N/A
Lithium-ion high-performance battery
Length
4686 mm
4689 mm
Width
1810 mm
1942 mm
Height
1442 mm
1291 mm
Wheelbase
2840 mm
2800 mm
Ground Clearance
157 mm
117 mm
Boot Space
480 L
154 L
Kerb Weight
1655 Kg
1560 Kg
Gross Weight
2135 Kg
1930 Kg
Front Track
N/A
1644 mm
Rear Track
N/A
1721 mm
Minimum Turning Radius
N/A
6.15 m
No. Of Doors
4
2
Seating Capacity
5
4
No. of gears
Automatic
Automatic
Clutch Type
N/A
Automatic
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Tyre Type
Tubeless Radial
Tubeless, Radial
Front Tyre Size
225/50 R17
215/45 R20
Rear Tyre Size
225/50 R17
245/40 R20
Front Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Front Suspension
Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System
Dynamic Damper Control
Rear Suspension
Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System
Dynamic Damper Control
Mileage City
N/A
N/A
Mileage Highway
N/A
37.00 Kmpl
Mileage
14.49 Kmpl
47.45 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
66.0
42.0
Power Steering
Steering Type
Electric Power Steering
Electric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering
Performance 0 To 100 Kmph
N/A
4.4 seconds
Max Speed
N/A
120 km/h
Airbags
Passenger Airbags
Side Airbags
ABS
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
Brake Assist
Hill Assist
Electronic Stability Program
Tractional Control
Engine Immobilizer
Central Locking
Child Safety Lock
Power Door Lock
Automatic Headlamps
Cornering Lights
Turn Indicators On ORVM
Rear Wiper
Rain Sensing Wipers
Headlight Washers
Headlamp Beam Adjuster
Anti Theft System with Siren, Intrusion (Break-in) Sensor and Tilt Sensor
-
Emergency Brake Signal
-
Impact Sensing Fuel Cut
-
Power Doorlock with Speed Lock Function
-
Power Windows with Jam Protection and Speed Control
-
Tyre Inflation Pressure Warning with Auto Location
-
Day & Night IRVM
-
Security Alarm
-
Air Conditioner
-
2-Zone Climate Control
Heater
Steering Adjustment
-
Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audio
Paddle Shift
-
Cruise Control
Power Outlets 12V
Rear Parking Sensor
Rear Parking Camera
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirror
Push Start Stop Button
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Lumbar Support
Front Armrest
Rear Armrest
Upholstery
-
Full Leather 'Spheric'
Front Cup Holders
Keyless Entry
Climate Control
2 X 12 V DC Connector + 2 X USB Port for Charging
-
Ambient Illumination
-
Electro Multi Vision Display
-
Hands Free Power Rear Hatch
-
Shimamoku ornamentation
-
Wireless Charging
-
Dual Horn
-
Side AC Louver
-
Tailgate Open System
-
Water Temparature Indicator (Cool/Hot)
-
Windscreen Wiper
-
Light Type
-
LED
Front Fog Lamps
Rear Fog Lamps
LED High Mount Stop Lamp
-
Distance To Empty
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicator
Seat Belt Warning
Low Fuel Warning
Door Ajar Warning
GPS Navigation
Music System
-
CD/DVD Player
Speakers
-
Internal Memory
-
Radio
USB Support
Bluetooth Support
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