Comparison between:
• Mercedes-Benz C-Class T-Model (S203) C 180 T (petrol, 2001)
• Mercedes-Benz E-Class (W210) E 240 (petrol, 2000)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerMercedes-BenzMercedes-Benz
SeriesC-ClassE-Class
ModelT-Model (S203) C 180 T(W210) E 240
First year of production20012000
Last year of production20042002

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typestation wagon (estate, combi)sedan (saloon)
Number of doors5 (five)4 (four)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2715.00 mm
8.91 ft
106.89 in
2.7150 m
2833.00 mm
9.29 ft
111.54 in
2.8330 m
Front track1505.00 mm
4.94 ft
59.25 in
1.5050 m
1548.00 mm
5.08 ft
60.94 in
1.5480 m
Rear track1476.00 mm
4.84 ft
58.11 in
1.4760 m
1542.00 mm
5.06 ft
60.71 in
1.5420 m
Length4541.00 mm
14.90 ft
178.78 in
4.5410 m
4795.00 mm
15.73 ft
188.78 in
4.7950 m
Width1728.00 mm
5.67 ft
68.03 in
1.7280 m
1799.00 mm
5.90 ft
70.83 in
1.7990 m
Height1465.00 mm
4.81 ft
57.68 in
1.4650 m
1433.00 mm
4.70 ft
56.42 in
1.4330 m
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity470.0 l
16.60 ft3
0.47 m3
470000.00 cc
520.0 l
18.36 ft3
0.52 m3
520000.00 cc
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity1384.0 l
48.88 ft3
1.38 m3
1384000.00 cc
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Curb weight1505 kg
3317.96 lbs
1425 kg
3141.59 lbs
Maximum weight2030 kg
4475.38 lbs
2080 kg
4585.62 lbs
Capacity of the fuel tank62.0 l
13.64 UK gal
16.38 US gal
65.0 l
14.30 UK gal
17.17 US gal

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelA-95 (95 octane gasoline/petrol/gas/benzine)A-95 (95 octane gasoline/petrol/gas/benzine)
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement1998 cc2597 cc
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)overhead camshaft (OHC)
Type of aspirationnaturally aspiratednaturally aspirated
Compression ratio10.60:110.50:1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineV engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)6 (six)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)3 (three)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)89.90 mm
0.29 ft
3.54 in
0.0899 m
89.90 mm
0.29 ft
3.54 in
0.0899 m
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)78.70 mm
0.26 ft
3.10 in
0.0787 m
68.20 mm
0.22 ft
2.69 in
0.0682 m

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power129 hp
96.2 kW
130.8 ps
170 hp
126.8 kW
172.4 ps
Maximum power is generated at5300 rpm5700 rpm
Maximum torque190 Nm
19.4 kgm
140.1 ft-lb
240 Nm
24.5 kgm
177.0 ft-lb
Maximum torque is reached at4000 rpm4500 rpm
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h11.30 s9.80 s
Maximum speed206 km/h
128.00 mph
224 km/h
139.19 mph

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)13.6 l/100km
2.99 UK gal/100km
3.59 US gal/100km
17.30 mpg
4.57 mpl
7.35 km/l
15.6 l/100km
3.43 UK gal/100km
4.12 US gal/100km
15.08 mpg
3.98 mpl
6.41 km/l
Fuel consumption (extra urban)7.3 l/100km
1.61 UK gal/100km
1.93 US gal/100km
32.22 mpg
8.51 mpl
13.70 km/l
7.8 l/100km
1.72 UK gal/100km
2.06 US gal/100km
30.16 mpg
7.97 mpl
12.82 km/l
Fuel consumption (combined)9.6 l/100km
2.11 UK gal/100km
2.54 US gal/100km
24.50 mpg
6.47 mpl
10.42 km/l
10.8 l/100km
2.38 UK gal/100km
2.85 US gal/100km
21.78 mpg
5.75 mpl
9.26 km/l

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steeringhydraulichydraulic
Turning circle diameter--

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - wishbone - double wishbones
Type of rear suspension - coil springs - coil springs

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size--
Tyre code195/65 R 15205/65R15