Mercedes-Benz C-Class vs. Volvo V60

Black
VS
Electric Silver Metallic

Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$40,250 - $53,200
$38,250 - $40,250

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.78 / 5
40 Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
241 hp
240 hp

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
Not Available

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional
Not Available

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Not Available
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.7 - 42 in.
41.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.8 - 40.9 in.
38.7 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.
Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Not Available

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Not Available

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Not Available

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
4 - 5
5

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Optional
Not Available

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional
Not Available

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Not Available

Tire Width

Tire Width
225
235

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111.8 in.
109.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
35.3 - 37.6 ft.
37.1 - 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
3670 - 3848 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
241 hp
240 hp

Torque

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

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
Not Available
350 .lbs

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Not Available
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

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
Not Available
Optional

Safety Features

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks
Not Available
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Not Available
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Optional
Not Available

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
Not Available
Optional

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional
Not Available

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Optional
Not Available

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Volvo V60

Body Style

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

Drivetrain

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

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Small Station Wagon

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.
3670 - 3848 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
25 - 27 mpg.
26 - 29 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

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

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

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

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 - Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/121
2.0 L/120

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
421
_8AT01

Trans Type

Trans Type
9
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.35
5.25

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.24
3.03

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.25
1.95

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.64
1.46

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21
1.22

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.93
4.01

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.07
2.77 - 3.20

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.6, 6.7, 7.1
6.1 - 6.8

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
210

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

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

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
R01 - R02
Not Available

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
R01 - R02
Not Available

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
225/40ZR19, 225/45R18, P225/40ZR19, P225/45HR18, P225/45R18, P225/50HR17
235/40R19 - P235/40VR18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
245/40R18, 255/35ZR19, P225/50HR17, P245/35ZR19, P245/40HR18, P245/40R18, P255/35ZR19
235/40R19 - P235/40VR18

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 - 19 X 7.5 in.
18 X 8 - 19 X 8 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7 - 19 X 8.5 in.
18 X 8 - 19 X 8 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.3 - 37.6 ft.
37.1 - 39 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
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
13 in.
11.8 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 in.
11.9 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
17.4 gal.
17.8 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.8 - 40.9 in.
38.7 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.7 - 42 in.
41.9 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.8 - 55.3 in.
57 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35.6 - 37.1 in.
37.6 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
32 - 35.2 in.
33.5 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
51.7 - 55 in.
55.2 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111.8 in.
109.3 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
184.5 in.
182.5 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
55.3 - 56.8 in.
58.4 in.

Track Width, Front

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

Track Width, Rear

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

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
8.8 - 12.6 ft³.
Not Available

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86
0.81

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.72
0.67

Model Group

Model Group
C-Class
V60

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury
Intermediate Luxury

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible, Coupe, Sedan
Wagon

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