Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. Volvo S60

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Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$40,250 - $53,200
$25,702 - $30,295

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.78 / 5
40 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
241 hp
240 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L Turbo I4
2.0L 16V I4 Turbocharged

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.7 - 42 in.
41.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.8 - 40.9 in.
38.6 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
32 - 35.2 in.
33.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35.6 - 37.1 in.
37.6 in.

Trunk Volume

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

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
4 - 5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar

Exterior Features

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Optional

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
225
235

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111.8 in.
109.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
35.3 - 37.6 ft.
39 ft.

Length

Length
184.5 in.
182.5 in.

Width

Width
71.3 in.
73.4 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3836 - 3957 .lbs
3619 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
241 hp
240 hp

Torque

Torque
273 ft. lbs.
258 - 295 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
350 .lbs

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
17.4 gal.
17.8 gal.

Combined

Combined
23 - 31 mpg
24 - 35 mpg

City

City
22 - 24 mpg
22 - 25 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 - 33 mpg
33 - 36 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

HID Headlights

HID Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Optional

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Volvo S60

Body Style

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

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4 - 5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
88.2 ft³.
93 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3836 - 3957 lbs.
3619 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
25 - 27 mpg.
22 - 29 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
22 - 24 mpg.
20 - 25 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 - 33 mpg.
27 - 36 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
3500 lbs.

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/121
350 lbs.

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
3500 lbs.

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
421
350 lbs.

Trans Type

Trans Type
9
_VC18_

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 - Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.35
2.0 L/120

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.24
Gasoline Direct Injection

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.25
_8AT01

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.64
8

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21
Automatic w/OD

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
5.25

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.93
3.03

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.07
1.95

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.6, 6.7, 7.1
1.46

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
1.22

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
1.00

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
4.01

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
2.77 - 3.20

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
800

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
R01 - R02
6.1, 6.8, 8.0

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
R01 - R02
210

Front Tire Size

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

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
245/40R18, 255/35ZR19, P225/50HR17, P245/35ZR19, P245/40HR18, P245/40R18, P255/35ZR19
Multi-Link

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 - 19 X 7.5 in.
Strut

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7 - 19 X 8.5 in.
Multi-Link

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
XSPARE

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
235/40VR19 - P235/45WR18

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
235/40VR19 - P235/45WR18

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

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

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
18 X 8 - 19 X 8 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
18 X 8 - 19 X 8 in.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Compact in.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Aluminum

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 in.
Aluminum

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 in.
Steel

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
17.4 gal.
Rack-Pinion

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.8 - 40.9 in.
39 ft.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.7 - 42 in.
4-Wheel Disc

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.8 - 55.3 in.
4-Wheel

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35.6 - 37.1 in.
Yes

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
32 - 35.2 in.
Yes

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
51.7 - 55 in.
11.8 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111.8 in.
11.9 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
184.5 in.
17.8 gal.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.3 in.
38.6 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
55.3 - 56.8 in.
41.9 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
61.5 - 61.6 in.
57 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.8 - 60.9 in.
54.9 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
8.8 - 12.6 ft³.
37.6 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86
33.5 in.

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.72
55.2 in.

Model Group

Model Group
C-Class
53.5 in.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury
109.3 in.

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible, Coupe, Sedan
182.5 in.

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
73.4 in.

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
58.4 in.

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
62.1 in.

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
62 in.

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
5.4 in.