2012 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe: Video Road Test and Review
The Mercedes Benz C-Class Coupe is a two door four passenger version of entry level German luxury sedan and is offered in three variations ranging from the base Coupe all the way up to the factory tuned C63 AMG. Starting out with the $37,220 C250 Coupe, powered by a 1.8 Liter turbocharged four cylinder that makes 201 HP and 229 lb-ft of torque being fed through a 7-speed automatic with paddle shifters that is capable of accelerating from 0 to 60 MPH in 7.1 seconds and gets an estimated 21 MPG in the city and as much as 31 MPG on the highway. The 250 Coupe rides on a set of 17-inch wheels with optional 18s, and comes with a sport-tuned suspension, panorama roof and aluminum trim with optional Ash Olive wood.
The more powerful C350 Coupe sells for $42,370 and is powered by a 3.5 Liter direct injected V6 that produces a total of 302 HP and 273 lb-ft of torque that can go from 0 to 60 MPH in 5.9 seconds and returns 19 MPG around town and up to 28 MPG at cruising speed. The C350 wears a set of 17-inch AMG branded shoes and gets Burl Walnut trim standard, while a Harmon/Kardon LOGIC7 sound system with XM Satellite radio and USB inputs for mobile media devices rounds out the in car entertainment package.
The C63 AMG Coupe is the big daddy of them all, starting with a 6.2 Liter V8 as its heart, with gasoline coursing through its veins, making 451 HP and 443 lb-ft of torque which allows the AMG Coupe to rocket from 0 to 60 MPH in 4.4 seconds while getting an estimated 13 MPG in the city and 19 MPG while flying at low altitudes, the AMG C features a redesigned sport front suspension with a wider track and a lower ride height for better handling, riding on a set of bespoke 18 inch AMG split five spoke rims starting at $61,430.
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