The 2011 Mercedes-Benz C-Class has been launched in Australia with a range of exterior and interior enhancements, improved fuel efficiency and a number of new technology features.

CarAdvice’s full drive review will be published shortly, but until then check out our 60-second spin video and have a read through the specifications below.

C 200

Engine: 135kW/270Nm 1.8-litre four-cylinder turbocharged petrol

Acceleration: 8.2 seconds (Estate: 8.1 seconds)

Economy and emissions: 7.2 litres/100km, 167g/km (Estate: 7.3 litres/100km, 170 g/km)

C 200 CDI

Engine: 100kW/330Nm 2.1-litre four-cylinder turbocharged diesel

Acceleration: 9.2 seconds (Estate: 9.5 seconds)

Economy and emissions: 5.4 litres/100km, 143g/km (Estate: 5.5 litres/100km, 144 g/km)

 

C 250

Engine: 150kW/310Nm 1.8-litre four-cylinder turbocharged petrol

Acceleration: 7.4 seconds (Estate: 7.4 seconds)

Economy and emissions: 7.2 litres/100km, 167g/km (Estate: 7.4 litres/100km, 173 g/km)

 

C 250 CDI

Engine: 150kW/500Nm 2.1-litre four-cylinder twin-turbocharged diesel

Acceleration: 7.0 seconds (Estate: 7.4 seconds)

Economy and emissions: 5.1 litres/100km, 134g/km (Estate: 5.3 litres/100km, 139 g/km)

 

C 300

Engine: 185kW/340Nm 3.5-litre six-cylinder petrol

Acceleration: TBA

Economy and emissions: 8.3 litres/100km, 194g/km

 

C 350 CDI

Engine: 195kW/620Nm 3.0-litre six-cylinder turbocharged diesel

Acceleration: 6.0 seconds

Economy and emissions: 6.1 litres/100km, 160g/km

 

2011 Mercedes-Benz C-Class manufacturer’s list prices (including GST and LCT, not including on-road costs):

Sedan:

  • C 200 – $58,900
  • C 200 CDI – $60,900
  • C 250 – $67,900
  • C 250 CDI – $67,900
  • C 300 – $84,900 (available from June build)
  • C 350 CDI – $94,400 (available from June build)

Estate:

  • C 200 – $60,900
  • C 200 CDI – $62,900
  • C 250 – $69,900
  • C 250 CDI – $69,900