2018 Mercedes-Benz C 300 vs 2018 Acura TLX

Silver 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class and white 2018 Acura TLX side by side

Whether it’s the fantastic performance, exciting features and technologies or even the incredible comfort, there is something about a great luxury vehicle that is unmatched. Two of the most popular luxury brands, Mercedes-Benz and Acura, continue to raise the bar with models like the C-Class and TLX. That’s why we wanted to take a look at some of the key differences between the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C 300 vs the 2018 Acura TLX.

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class truly shines when it comes to performance. In fact, the new C 300 model comes standard with a powerful 2.0-liter inline 4-turbo engine that is able to generate 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. Even with so much power, the C 300 is able to remain efficient, with a fuel economy rating of 24 city/33 highway/27 combined mpg*.

2018 Mercedes-Benz C 300


2018 Acura TLX

241 Horsepower 206
273 lb-ft Torque 182 lb-ft
24 city/33 hwy/27 combined Standard MPG 23 city/33 hwy/27 combined
5 Seats 5

Driving Modes in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Helping the new C-Class be even more fun and exciting to drive is the new 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission, which makes the sedan even smoother, sportier and smarter. Drivers are also able to change the way the new C-Class performs on the road thanks to the various driving modes with DYNAMIC SELECT. From modes such as the exhilarating Sport mode to the efficient ECO mode, there is plenty of customization available with the 2018 C-Class.

If you would like to learn more about the differences between the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C 300 vs the 2018 Acura TLX, be sure to contact us at the James Motor Company. You can also get behind the wheel of your favorite luxury sedan when visiting our dealership in Lexington, KY. We would be more than happy to assist you with your next car purchase.


*EPA estimated 33 MPG highway and 24 MPG city with 17.4-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions.