The horsepower is a something that most of drivers pay the greatest attention to. In this case, it is the BMW 3-Series E90 Coupe E92 Facelifting that has by 14 horsepower more when compared to the Mercedes C-Class W204 Coupe, which makes this vehicle somewhat quicker. Because of more horsepower the BMW 3-Series E90 Coupe E92 Facelifting will also give somewhat more flexiblility in specific speeds.
The top speed possible to be reached by the BMW 3-Series E90 is higher in comparison to this of the Mercedes C-Class W204 Coupe 180 BlueEFFICIENCY 156HP manual which allows to travel the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 1 percent is not big and is not realy noticable in everyday driving.
Width of a vehicle influences on interior space for travelers and also stability while driving. The BMW 3-Series E90 Coupe E92 Facelifting 320i 170HP automatic is widther only by 10 mm in comparison to the Mercedes and is not really worth considering. The average for the „middle” class is 1,764 mm and is by 20 mm larger than the width of the BMW.
In this category it is the BMW 3-Series E90 Coupe E92 Facelifting 320i 170HP automatic which can contain 3 percent more fuel in relation to the Mercedes C-Class W204 Coupe. The medium fuel tank capacity in the D segment, from which the BMW 3-Series E90 comes from, amounts to 63 liters, whereas in large family cars segment (represented by the Mercedes C-Class W204 Coupe 180 BlueEFFICIENCY 156HP manual) it equals 63 l.
BMW has 9 millimeters longer wheelbase in comparison to the Mercedes C-Class W204 Coupe. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. However, vehicles with a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The BMW is 22 mm longer than the Mercedes C-Class W204. The length of the vehicle is significant when it comes to travelling comfort and room in the trunk. The BMW 3-Series E90 Coupe E92 Facelifting preasumbly will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the BMW 3-Series E90 Coupe E92 Facelifting will be better driven ,however, the Mercedes C-Class W204 Coupe 180 BlueEFFICIENCY 156HP manual will be a little easier to park due to shorter length .
The BMW 3-Series E90 has 399 cubic centimeters larger engine size compared to the Mercedes C-Class W204. Because the difference is little, the BMW should accelerate only slightly better, of course if other paramerters are equal.
To drivers who opt for more functional use of a vehicle and don’t want to struggle with complications that stems from the stick shift we recommend cars with automatic transmission. For those who enjoy sporting driving a manual gearbox may be better as it gives a control of rmp range in which a shift take place.