Cadillac ATS vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Dark Adriatic Blue Metallic
VS
Black

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$26,597 - $29,342
Not Available

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.27 / 5
11 Reviews
4.78 / 5
40 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
272 hp
241 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L Turbo I4 DI DOHC VVT
2.0L Turbo I4

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 - 42.5 in.
41.7 - 42 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.6 - 38.6 in.
38.8 - 40.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33.5 in.
32 - 35.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35.1 - 36.8 in.
35.6 - 37.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10.4 cu. ft.
8.8 - 12.6 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Not Available
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Not Available

CD Player

CD Player
Not Available
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
4 - 5
4 - 5

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Not Available
Optional

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Not Available
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
225
225

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.3 in.
111.8 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
36.38 ft.
35.3 - 37.6 ft.

Length

Length
182.8 - 183.6 in.
184.5 in.

Width

Width
71.1 - 72.5 in.
71.3 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3373 - 3418 .lbs
3836 - 3957 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
272 hp
241 hp

Torque

Torque
295 ft. lbs.
273 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
.lbs
Not Available

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional
Not Available

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional
Not Available

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
16 gal.
17.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
21 - 30 mpg
23 - 31 mpg

City

City
20 - 22 mpg
22 - 24 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 - 31 mpg
29 - 33 mpg

Safety Features

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Not Available
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Optional

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Not Available
Optional

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Cadillac ATS Coupe - Cadillac ATS Sedan
Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe - Sedan
4MATIC Cabriolet, 4MATIC Coupe, 4MATIC Sedan, Cabriolet, Coupe, Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact - Compact Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4 - 5
4 - 5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
91 ft³.
88.2 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3373 - 3418 lbs.
3836 - 3957 lbs.

Number of Passenger Doors

Number of Passenger Doors
2 - 4
Not Available

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.1 - 7.7
6.6, 6.7, 7.1

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 - 22 mpg.
22 - 24 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 - 31 mpg.
29 - 33 mpg.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
23 - 25 mpg.
25 - 27 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
LTG
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas I4
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.0L/
2.0 L/121

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
M3L - M5N
421

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 8
9

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic - Manual
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.12 - 4.62
5.35

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.62 - 3.04
3.24

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.81 - 2.07
2.25

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.30 - 1.66
1.64

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - 1.26
1.21

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.8, 0.80, 1.00
1.00

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85
0.86

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.66
0.72

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.75 - 3.93
4.93

Clutch Size

Clutch Size
N/A in.
Not Available

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.85 - 3.27
3.07

Total Cooling System Capacity

Total Cooling System Capacity
8.1 qts.
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Five-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
QLC, RA6, RB7, RJP
R01 - R02

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
QLC, RA6, RB7, RJP
R01 - R02

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
225/35ZR19, P225/35ZR19, P225/40R18, P225/45R17
225/40ZR19, 225/45R18, P225/40ZR19, P225/45HR18, P225/45R18, P225/50HR17

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
255/30ZR19, P225/40R18, P225/45R17, P255/30ZR19, P255/35R18
245/40R18, 255/35ZR19, P225/50HR17, P245/35ZR19, P245/40HR18, P245/40R18, P255/35ZR19

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 x 8.0 - 19 x 8.0 in.
17 X 7 - 19 X 7.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 x 8.0 - 19 x 8.0 in.
17 X 7 - 19 X 8.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.8
Not Available

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.16
Not Available

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36.38 ft.
35.3 - 37.6 ft.

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A ft.
Not Available

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 x 1.18 - 12.60 x 1.18 in.
13 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.4 x 0.90 - 12.40 x 0.90 in.
11.8 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.0 gal.
17.4 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.60 - 38.60 in.
38.8 - 40.9 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.30 - 42.50 in.
41.7 - 42 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.10 - 55.20 in.
54.8 - 55.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53.00 - 54.10 in.
Not Available

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35.10 - 36.80 in.
35.6 - 37.1 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
33.50 in.
32 - 35.2 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
51.10 - 53.90 in.
51.7 - 55 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
44.50 - 52.30 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.30 in.
111.8 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
182.80 - 183.60 in.
184.5 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.10 - 72.50 in.
71.3 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
54.80 - 55.90 in.
55.3 - 56.8 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
59.50 - 60.30 in.
61.5 - 61.6 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.90 - 61.70 in.
60.8 - 60.9 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10.4 ft³.
8.8 - 12.6 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
ATS
C-Class

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury
Intermediate Luxury

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Coupe - Sedan
Convertible, Coupe, Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4