2018 Kia Stinger vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

2018 Kia Stinger vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

When you are in the market for a new vehicle, it can be difficult to determine which model is right for you when there is a plethora of information available about many different models on the market. That is why doing comparisons can be so helpful, because it allows you to put two seemingly-similar models up side-by-side to examine their differences and decide which one offers more of the features and capabilities you are looking for. This comparison pits the base models of the new 2018 Kia Stinger versus the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

While the Mercedes-Benz C-Class has slightly higher fuel economy ratings and the same engine size as the Stinger, the Kia Stinger offers more in terms of convenience and safety features, all at a lower price point, making it the better option for consumers overall. Let's take a closer look at some of the key features and differences between these two models!

2018 Kia Stinger


2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

$31,900 Starting MSRP $40,250
2.0-liter I4 Engine 2.0-liter I4
255 Horsepower Horsepower 241 Horsepower
25 MPG Combined MPG 27 MPG

Get the 2018 Kia Stinger at Palmen Kia

The 2018 Kia Stinger is sleek and stylish. It features a bold exterior design with a true gran turismo feel and has a comfortable interior for all passengers. The Stinger offers features like standard voice recognition technology, 6 cabin speakers, heated front seats, and parking assist technology, and available features like Forward Collision Warning and mud flaps. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class has available voice recognition, heated front seats, parking assist, and 5 cabin speakers, but does not offer Forward Collision Warning or mud flaps.

Additionally, the Stinger has more interior space for passengers and cargo alike. The Kia Stinger has 94 cubic feet of passenger volume and 40.9 cubic feet of maximum cargo volume. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class only offers 88 cubic feet of passenger volume and 12.6 cubic feet of cargo volume.

The 2018 Kia Stinger is available now at Palmen Kia. Drivers interested in the Stinger can contact a member of the Palmen Kia sales team today to set up a test drive!