2018 Mercedes C 300 Spotlight

August 15th, 2018 by

The Mercedes C Class C 300 is the best-selling Mercedes vehicle so far this year and for good reason. Drivers would be hard pressed to find another vehicle in the class that offers the same high quality, class, and sophistication. When looking for a sports sedan, you won’t find a nicer one than the Mercedes-Benz C 300 C Class. If you value style, quality, options for customization, and safety then you will want to take a close look at the Mercedes-Benz C 300. If you’re new to luxury cars, the C 300 is the one you want check out first.


The interior of the C 300 is gorgeous and refined. Expertly crafted and built with only the finest of materials combining a stunning array of wood and aluminum finishes, the inside of the C 300 feels like a journey into a whole new area. The placement of a simple rotary dial makes the layout of the interior feel less cluttered than the past. The entire experience is elevated by a fragrance diffuser that works in conjunction with the air conditioning system to make the place smell better! This design is classier than any other car in the same segment. The back is spacious, too, as adults can fit comfortably in the backseat without having to worry about being too cramped. The rear seats do fold down to offer a little more storage space.

Power and Performance

The C 300 uses a 2.0 liter turbo 4 cylinder engine with 241 horsepower and you can easily get 26 mpg if you opt for the all wheel drive version. The 2018 model comes with a 9 speed automatic transmission. The C 300 drives like a dream with responsive and sharp steering and is smooth and comfortable. But the car also provides a majestic presence on the road and anyone who wants to own the road with authority will enjoy driving the C Class.


The exterior of the C 300 also shines. Not unlike the S Class model, the C 300 is stunningly beautiful with audacious curves and makes a bold statement on the road. The softer touch offers a strong sense of class and the overall design boasts a timeless elegance.

What Comes Standard

The standard options of the C 300 place the vehicle in a class of its own. A sunroof and dual zone climate control are complemented by power front seats, power-folding mirrors, and a brake hold feature for stop lights. The car also comes with a standard infotainment 7” screen display in high resolution controlled by a center rotary dial. Dual USB audio ports and Bluetooth® streaming. For safety, the C 300 comes with an excellent emergency braking system, a system that monitors when drivers get drowsy.


If the standard options aren’t enough, there are a lot of ways you can upgrade the vehicle to better suit your lifestyle and purposes. A premium package, for example, will give you keyless entry, Blind Spot Assist, and Sirius XM Radio. If you’re looking to have a better multimedia package with your vehicle you might consider the multimedia package with a larger navigation screen, touchpad controller, Voice Control, 3 years of Navigation updates, and 5 years of Sirius XM Traffic and Weather updates. If you just want to upgrade to Apple CarPlay or Android Auto that is also an option. If you’re really looking to upgrade to a more luxurious feel in your vehicle, you can opt for the leather seating package will give your car leather upholstery and memory in the front seats. Other upgrades include a fragrance diffuser, hands free access package, and premium driver assistance package.

Looking to be a bit more sporty? You might consider the optional AMG line with AMG® body styling, rear spoiler, 18-inch 5 spoke wheels, sport suspension, sport brake system, and AMG® line interior with sport front seats.


When it comes to safety, Mercedes has you covered. The car earns a top tier five star rating when from NHTSA. It also received a superior rating for crash prevention. The back-up camera comes standard as does automatic emergency braking. There is a driver attention monitoring system as well a system that prepares the cabin and anyone in it for collision. There are of course additional options that can be added to ensure further safety like pedestrian detection, front cross traffic alerts, and more.


The C 300 rides smooth and easy and always feels solid. There is just enough power to enjoy the ride and feel connected to what is happening on the road. Quick and responsive, the C 300 stands high in its class as an excellent vehicle. The brakes also have a strong response and great feel.

The C 300 is Mercedes-Benz’s best-selling vehicle for a reason. It offers class, luxury, safety, and an experience that no other vehicle in its class does. Anyone who drives the C 300 can be proud of owning such a gorgeous vehicle made with such expert craft. If we’ve convinced you that it’s worth a shot, we welcome you to call us today for a test drive.


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