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2024 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

2024 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

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Overview

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class ranks highly among luxury small and compact cars, particularly for tall people and those seeking ample legroom. It holds the second position out of 36 in both the Best Luxury Small Cars for Tall People and Luxury Small Cars with the Most Legroom lists. Additionally, it also ranks second out of 30 in the Best Luxury Compact Cars for Tall People list. These rankings indicate that the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is a top choice for comfort and space in the luxury small and compact car categories.

2024 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Ratings

Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Overall Score: 8.3 / 10
Reliability: 8.3 / 10
Retained Value: 7.5 / 10
Safety: 9.0 / 10
Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible)
Overall Score: 7.6 / 10
Reliability: 7.5 / 10
Retained Value: 7.8 / 10
Safety: Not available yet
Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe)
Overall Score: 7.8 / 10
Reliability: 7.7 / 10
Retained Value: 7.9 / 10
Safety: Not available yet

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Reliability Rating

Mercedes-Benz C-Class convertible
Reliability Score: 6.7 / 10
Average Lifespan (years): 12.4
Average Lifespan (miles): 86,468 miles
Typical Miles Driven per Year: 6,023 miles
Probability of Reaching 200k Miles: 0.1%
Mercedes-Benz C-Class coupe
Reliability Score: 7.3 / 10
Average Lifespan (years): 11.6
Average Lifespan (miles): 113,088 miles
Typical Miles Driven per Year: 8,345 miles
Probability of Reaching 200k Miles: 4.2%
Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan
Reliability Score: 6.9 / 10
Average Lifespan (years): 7.9
Average Lifespan (miles): 93,341 miles
Typical Miles Driven per Year: 9,484 miles
Probability of Reaching 200k Miles: 4.5%
See more data on Mercedes-Benz C-Class reliability

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Depreciation and Resale Value

Mercedes-Benz C-Class
$ Depreciation: $23,071
% Depreciation: 49.1%
% Residual Value: 50.9%
$ Resale Value: $23,879
% Typical All Luxury Compact Cars Depreciation: 49%
All Luxury Compact Cars Depreciation Range: 34% - 54.1%
Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe)
$ Depreciation: $21,003
% Depreciation: 42.4%
% Residual Value: 57.6%
$ Resale Value: $28,547
% Typical All Luxury Compact Cars Depreciation: 49%
All Luxury Compact Cars Depreciation Range: 34% - 54.1%
Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible)
$ Depreciation: $25,728
% Depreciation: 44.9%
% Residual Value: 55.1%
$ Resale Value: $31,522
% Typical All Luxury Compact Cars Depreciation: 49%
All Luxury Compact Cars Depreciation Range: 34% - 54.1%
See more data on Mercedes-Benz C-Class resale value

2024 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Rankings

Mercedes-Benz C-Class
#2 of 36 in Best Luxury Small Cars for Tall People
#2 of 36 in Luxury Small Cars with the Most Legroom
#2 of 2 in Best Luxury Small Cars for Teens
#5 of 36 in Most Reliable Luxury Small Cars
#6 of 36 in Best Family Luxury Small Cars
#7 of 36 in Most Comfortable Luxury Small Cars
#7 of 19 in Best Luxury Small Cars Under $50k
#7 of 12 in Best Luxury Small Cars for the Money
#8 of 36 in Best Luxury Small Cars
#9 of 36 in Luxury Small Cars with the Most Horsepower
#17 of 31 in Most Affordable Luxury Small Cars
#23 of 36 in Luxury Small Cars with Best Resale Value
Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible)
#4 of 19 in Most Affordable Luxury Convertibles
#4 of 5 in Best Luxury Convertibles Under $60k
#6 of 27 in Luxury Convertibles with the Most Legroom
#7 of 27 in Best Luxury Convertibles for Tall People
#7 of 27 in Luxury Convertibles with Best Resale Value
#8 of 27 in Most Comfortable Luxury Convertibles
#10 of 27 in Best Luxury Convertibles
#10 of 27 in Most Reliable Luxury Convertibles
#13 of 27 in Luxury Convertibles with the Most Horsepower
Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe)
#4 of 36 in Luxury Small Cars with the Most Horsepower
#9 of 36 in Luxury Small Cars with Best Resale Value
#10 of 36 in Most Reliable Luxury Small Cars
#10 of 19 in Best Luxury Small Cars Under $50k
#10 of 12 in Best Luxury Small Cars for the Money
#11 of 36 in Best Luxury Small Cars for Tall People
#12 of 36 in Best Luxury Small Cars
#14 of 36 in Most Comfortable Luxury Small Cars
#23 of 31 in Most Affordable Luxury Small Cars
#31 of 36 in Luxury Small Cars with the Most Legroom

2024 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Trims

Trim Engine Drive Train MSRP
C 300 4dr Sedan 4 Cylinder RWD 46950
AWD C 300 4MATIC 4dr Sedan 4 Cylinder AWD 48950
AWD AMG C 63 S E Performance 4dr Sedan 4 Cylinder AWD 83900
AWD AMG C 43 4MATIC 4dr Sedan 4 Cylinder AWD 60700

Used Car Pricing

Mercedes-Benz C-Class


Here's what the prices look like for a used Mercedes-Benz C-Class for different model years. A 3-year-old used Mercedes-Benz C-Class averages $32,573 while a 5-year-old used Mercedes-Benz C-Class is $26,736.

Model Year (Age) Avg Used Car Price
2023 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (1 year old) $47,048
2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (2 years old) $39,584
2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (3 years old) $32,573
2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (4 years old) $31,168
2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (5 years old) $26,736
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (6 years old) $24,467
2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (7 years old) $21,490
2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (8 years old) $18,787
2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (9 years old) $16,840
2014 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (10 years old) $12,791

Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe)


Here's what the prices look like for a used Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) for different model years. A 3-year-old used Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) averages $41,722 while a 5-year-old used Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) is $36,212.

Model Year (Age) Avg Used Car Price
2023 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) (1 year old) $50,272
2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) (2 years old) $45,420
2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) (3 years old) $41,722
2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) (4 years old) $43,415
2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) (5 years old) $36,212
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) (6 years old) $32,436
2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) (7 years old) $27,362
2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) (9 years old) $16,678
2014 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (coupe) (10 years old) $15,039

Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible)


Here's what the prices look like for a used Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible) for different model years. A 3-year-old used Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible) averages $48,326 while a 5-year-old used Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible) is $38,222.

Model Year (Age) Avg Used Car Price
2023 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible) (1 year old) $59,921
2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible) (2 years old) $54,889
2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible) (3 years old) $48,326
2020 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible) (4 years old) $44,845
2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible) (5 years old) $38,222
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible) (6 years old) $36,795
2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (convertible) (7 years old) $32,624

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