Mercedes C-Class C300d AMG Line Premium Plus 4dr 9G-Tronic Review

Category: Executive car

Section: Version review

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RRP £55,600What Car? Target Price£54,237
Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
4 doors

Many rivals outshine the Mercedes C-Class in terms of interior quality, but the C300e plug-in hybrid version offers a huge electric range and makes a cheap company car, plus all versions come with lots of tech, and the adaptive suspension strikes a fine balance between ride comfort and cornering composure.

This trim level gets everything Sport has, but with some sportier exterior and interior touches that add to the car's desirability and are likely to boost resale values. For that reason, we reckon it's the trim to have.

We’ve yet to try the most powerful diesel in the range, but with 262bhp and a claimed 0-62mph sprint of just 5.7sec, we expect it’ll be more than fast enough for anything you can throw at it. It's not as efficient as the C200d though, officially managing mid-50mpg instead of 60mpg, so that’s worth considering.


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Key information

Doors4
Seats5
0-62 MPH5.7 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

53.3

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

455

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

138

g/km