Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs Volkswagen Passat comparison

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Volkswagen Passat
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₹ 44.93 Lakh
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Compare Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Volkswagen Passat

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs Volkswagen Passat on CarandBike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2019. 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 Diesel version of the Volkswagen Passat starts at ₹ 30.42 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 39.44 Lakh for range topping Diesel model.

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 Volkswagen Passat base Diesel returns 17 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class gets 181 bhp Petrol engine and 192 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Volkswagen Passat comes in 174 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine Type 1.5-litre Petrol EngineDSG Automatic
Displacement (CC) 1950 CC1968 CC
No Of Cylinder 44
Power 181 bhp@5800-6100 rpm174 bhp@3600-4000 rpm
Torque 280 Nm@3000-4000 rpm350 Nm@1500-3500 rpm
Drive Train RWDFWD
Length 4686 mm4767 mm
Width 1810 mm1832 mm
Height 1442 mm1456 mm
Wheelbase 2840 mm2786 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mm159 mm
Boot Space 480 L586 L
Kerb Weight 1655 Kg1535 Kg
Gross Weight 2135 KgN/A
Front Track N/A1586 mm
Rear Track N/A1570 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/A5.85 m
No. Of Doors 44
Seating Capacity 55
No. of gears AutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/AN/A
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless, Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/50 R17215/60 R16
Rear Tyre Size 225/50 R17215/60 R16
Front Brake Type DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Suspension Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping SystemMcPherson Strut With Anti-roll Bar
Rear Suspension Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping SystemMulti-link
Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 14.49 Kmpl17.42 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 66.066.0
Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering
Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/AN/A
Max Speed N/AN/A
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
Air Conditioner-3-Zone Automatic 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-'Vienna' Leather
Front Cup Holders
Keyless Entry
Climate Control
Connect app with car-
Light Type-LED
Front Fog Lamps
Rear Fog Lamps
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
Expert Reviews

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