BMW 3 Series vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class


It’s time to fuel more dynamic adventures—but will you choose the 2021 BMW 3 Series or the 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class to get you there? These small luxury cars will let you live in the moment and push into the future on the streets of Pensacola, Myrtle Grove, and Cantonment, Florida.

From dynamic performance features to electrified powertrains, we’ll cover the stuff you care about most! If you want to learn more, reach out to our team at Sandy Sansing BMW today.

3 Series vs C-Class: Electrified Power in the BMW

BMW 3 Series power Pensacola, FLFuel economy may feel like a strange place to start when it comes to the 2021 3 Series and the C-Class. A modern sports sedan, though, knows the value in sipping fuel on your far-reaching adventures.

At the time of this writing, only the BMW 3 Series features an available plug-in hybrid powertrain. The 330e Sedan runs on a TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder engine with an integrated electric motor. Good for 288 horsepower, the combo is a formidable force from the highway to the neighborhood boulevards.

While an electrified Mercedes-Benz C-Class is in the works, it has not yet been released. If you’re ready to speed into the future of eco-conscious driving, only the BMW 3 Series will go the distance with you.

Style of a Luxury Car: BMW Laserlight Innovation

Once again, the BMW stands out on the streets as only a BMW can. The 3 Series and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class share a commitment to style, but the former serves up some truly distinguished details.

Only in the BMW 3 Series will you find an illuminated Welcome Light Carpet. This striped pattern of light will project onto the pavement or garage floor and guide you to the front doors of your car. It announces your arrival in luxurious fashion, too, and everyone will want a closer look!

Stand out after dark in the BMW 3 Series with optional Icon Adaptive LED Headlights with Laserlight technology. With blue design elements and exclusive “BMW Laser” emblems, the 3 Series leaves a mark. While the C-Class offers LED headlights, you won’t find quite the same style in the Mercedes-Benz.

2020 BMW 3 Series luxury vehicle Pensacola, FL

BMW 3 Series vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Interior

From the cockpit of the 2021 3 Series or the C-Class, you’ll have the latest technology at your fingertips. These two luxury sedans offer 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment systems with smartphone integration and more. Feel free to connect your Apple or Android device and use your apps on the go.

Gesture Control is one available feature that makes a drive in the BMW 3 Series more convenient. You’ll be able to use five easy-to-learn, natural hand gestures—like pointing—in a detection field in front of the touchscreen. Accept calls, adjust volume, and so much more! The C-Class lacks a similar feature.

The 3 Series has support for voice commands as well. Simply say, “Hey, BMW…” and access your vehicle settings, navigation, and entertainment with the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant.

2020 BMW 3 Series interior Pensacola, FL

Which Is Better, Mercedes-Benz C-Class or BMW 3 Series?

We hope you’ve enjoyed having this chance to see the 2021 BMW 3 Series and the 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class side by side. Both luxury cars will feel at home in Pensacola, Myrtle Grove, and Cantonment, FL.

If the plug-in hybrid technology, advanced connectivity, and exterior flair of the 3 Series appeals to you, we want to see you at our showroom. Set up your 3 Series test drive today at Sandy Sansing BMW!

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