The C-Class Estate isn't the most practical estate car or the most fun to drive, but it impresses in other areas, such as ride comfort. The C300e plug-in hybrid will be tempting – especially to company car drivers – thanks to its long electric-only range.
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This trim level gets a 12.3in digital driver display and an 11.9in touchscreen running the latest MBUX infotainment system with wireless smartphone integration and a reversing camera. You also get LED headlights, blind-spot monitoring, leather trim and heated front seats.
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The C300e plug-in hybrid is the C-Class that makes most sense if you're a company car driver or can charge at home. It can officially travel for up to 68 miles on electric power, with more than 50 miles perfectly realistic in the real world, and performs very strongly when the motor and engine are working together.
Competitive in lots of areas but not outstanding
Estate has bland handling and average performance, but majors...