Specs

Research 2011 Mercedes-Benz C-Class specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

C 300 Sport C 300 Sport Sedan

Brakes

Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x 1.26
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.86
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.4

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

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

Emissions

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.9
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year - TBD -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 228 @ 6000
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V6
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.0L/183
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 221 @ 2700 - 5000

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 56.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.0
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4
Track Width, Front (in) 61.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7
Length, Overall (in) 182.3
Wheelbase (in) 108.7

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.4

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.2
Front Hip Room (in) 52.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Front Head Room (in) 37.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.0
Second Hip Room (in) 54.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.9
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Leg Room (in) 33.4

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 21

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.5
Steering Type Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.5

Summary

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

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) 3-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-link
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 - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P235/40R18
Front Tire Size P225/45R17
Rear Tire Size P255/35R18
Rear Tire Size P245/40R17
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Order Code

Trailering

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

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.10
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.38
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 6
Trans Type 7
Trans Order Code 411
Trans Order Code 427
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.07
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.63
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42/2.23
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.25
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.75
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.92
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.78
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.86

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3560
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3527

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 9.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact