Safety Features

See the list of 2003 Mercedes-Benz C-Class safety features that comes standard for the available trims / styles.

1.8L C230 Coupe

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/rear shoulder belts
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

3.2L C320 Sport Coupe

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

1.8L C230 Sedan Manual

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/rear shoulder belts
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

1.8L C230 Sedan Automatic

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/rear shoulder belts
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

2.6L C240 Sedan

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

2.6L C240 4MATIC Sedan

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

3.2L C320 Sedan

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

3.2L C320 Sport Sedan

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

3.2L C320 4MATIC Sedan

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

3.2L C320 Sport Sedan 4MATIC

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

3.2L AMG C32 AMG

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

2.6L C240 Wagon

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

2.6L C240 4MATIC Wagon

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

3.2L C320 Wagon

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness

3.2L C320 4MATIC Wagon

  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Automatic slip control (ASR)
  • Front airbags for driver & front passenger
  • Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection)
  • Side-impact head protection curtains
  • Adjustable 3-point front/outboard rear shoulder belts
  • 3-point center shoulder belt
  • Universal LATCH system at rear seating positions
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights w/auto on override in darkness