Research 1999 Mercedes-Benz C-Class specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

C230 Kompressor


Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 x 0.47
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.35
Brake Type Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel, 4-Channel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 100


Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 200 @ 2500-4800
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.3L/140
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 5300

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 105.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.8
Track Width, Front (in) 59.5
Height, Overall (in) 56.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.7
Length, Overall (in) 177.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.4

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5
Front Head Room (in) 37.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.3
Second Hip Room (in) 53.9
Front Hip Room (in) 52.8
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88
Second Leg Room (in) 32.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.0


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29


Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.85
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.2
Steering Type Pwr Recirculating ball
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.4


Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Body Style 4 Door Sedan


Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link


Front Tire Size 205/55R16
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size 205/60R15
Rear Tire Size 205/55R16
Rear Tire Size 205/60R15
Spare Tire Size Full-Size


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.41
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.93
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.10 (1.90 Winter Mode)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)


EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3250


Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) Full-Size
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7