Reasons to Choose the New Mercedes-Benz E-Class over the New BMW 3 Series

As you come closer to deciding which car to invest in, it's helpful to compare popular models to make a more informed decision. To help minimize your workload near Clemmons, Mercedes-Benz of Winston-Salem is highlighting some of the key differences between the enticing 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class and a strong contender, the 2020 BMW 3 Series. We hope this comparison shows you why the E-Class makes for a worthwhile investment in Winston-Salem.

Lifestyle and Features

  • While each model comes packed with state-of-the-art technology and features, there's one key difference one should consider. The new BMW 3 Series comes with an 8.8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, while the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class boasts a larger 12.3-inch display. This larger display will make it easier to see the controls and features while exploring around Clemmons.
  • Considering everyone has a different driving style, it's helpful to choose a vehicle that offers several customizations to fit your unique preferences better. The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class comes in four body styles, coupe, convertible, sedan, and wagon. The new BMW 3 Series only comes in a sedan body style, meaning fewer customization options for drivers near Salisbury, NC.

Differences in Performance

  • There's no doubt that the new BMW 3 Series is an energetic and exciting car to drive. While it offers two impressive powertrain options, the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class simply outperforms around Wilkesboro. With the E-Class, you can choose between four engine options, ranging from 255 horsepower to 603 horsepower. If power is what you desire near Mount Airy, NC, choose the E-Class.
  • The new BMW 3 Series is a sport sedan, designed for an athletic and engaging driving experience. The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class is also sporty, but it focuses more on providing a smooth and comfortable ride for Lexington, NC drivers. Plus, you can upgrade to the available air suspension to increase the ride quality.

Specification Highlights

Mercedes-Benz E-Class

  • Horsepower: 255 to 603 horsepower
  • Dimensions: 190-197" L x 73-75" W x 56-58" H
  • Fuel Efficiency: Up to 23 City mpg / 32 Highway mpg
  • Engines: 2.0-liter four-cylinder, 3.0-liter V6, 3.0-liter six-cylinder, 4.0-liter V8

BMW 3 Series

  • Horsepower: 255 to 382 horsepower
  • Dimensions: 186" L x 72" W x 57" H
  • Fuel Efficiency: Up to 26 City mpg / 36 Highway mpg
  • Engines: 2.0-liter four-cylinder and 3.0-liter six-cylinder

Come to Mercedes-Benz of Winston-Salem today to test drive and learn more about the 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class.