Choosing the Better Luxury Midsize Car: Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs. Cadillac CTS

Mercedes-Benz of Winston-Salem recognizes the importance of comparing top models before finalizing your decision. To help with the research step of the buying process, we are breaking down the differences between the popular new Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Cadillac CTS. We hope this comparison of these two contenders highlights why the E-Class is the car to pick near Clemmons.

Matching Your Lifestyle

  • The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class comes in multiple body styles, meaning you can choose the configuration that best suits your lifestyle and driving preferences near Salisbury, NC. While the E-Class comes in a coupe, convertible, sedan, and wagon style, the new Cadillac CTS only comes in one body style, sedan.
  • Another factor to consider when choosing the right car near Mount Airy, NC, is cargo capacity. The new Cadillac CTS comes with a roomy trunk, offering 13.7 cubic feet of space. However, the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class in the wagon body style offers up to 64 cubic feet of cargo room with the rear seats folded down.

Performance Highlights

  • While the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class and Cadillac CTS both offer impressive powertrain options, they differ in fuel efficiency. The new E-Class sedan gets an impressive EPA-estimated 23 mpg around town and 32 on the highway. The CTS sedan falls behind at 22 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.
  • The new Cadillac CTS undoubtedly delivers an exciting driving experience. The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class also offers an energetic drive around Wilkesboro but outshines the CTS with its smooth and comfortable ride quality. With the available air suspension, everyone will stay content, even when the road gets bumpy and uneven near Lexington, NC.

Specs Breakdown

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

Cadillac CTS

  • Horsepower: 268 to 640 horsepower
  • Dimensions: 196" L x 72" W x 57" H
  • Fuel Efficiency: Up to 22 City mpg / 30 Highway mpg
  • Engines: 2.0-liter four-cylinder, 3.6-liter V6, 3.6-liter twin-turbo V6, 6.2-liter V8

Visit Mercedes-Benz of Winston-Salem today to learn more about how the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class outshines the competition.