The game begins. Well, that is for the sports sedans of the automobile industry. And Mercedes Benz decided to enter the competition with its Mercedes Benz C230. Taking a look at this new vehicle, one could simply think that no this vehicle surely is able to take charge of the whole game. It come standard with a six speed manual transmission system along with the 1.8 liter engine that is supercharged. To be able to take the lead among its competition, it has 17 inch wheels plus a sport tuned suspension. This Mercedes Benz C230 has power, passion, and style – all in just one vehicle.
The Mercedes Benz C230 comes as a luxury sedan or luxury sports sedan. It is available with four doors and could take in a maximum number of five passengers in its comfortable interior. It is said that the main rivals of this vehicle are the Acura TSX, the 2002 – 2003 BMW 325i, and the 2002 – 2003 Audi A4 3.0. This vehicle could actually do some 130 mph. It has an estimated curb weight of around 3,350 to 3400 pounds. It measures an overall length of 178.3 inches. The wheelbase holds some 106.9 inches.
Taking a look at the engine of this vehicle, one would see that each cylinder that makes up the engine is composed of four valves. It has a displacement of 1,796 cc. It can actually take up some 21 to 23 mpg during city driving and around 31 to 32 mpg for rolling on the highways.
The Mercedes Benz C230 holds a concoction of features that includes power F & R disc brakes, the anti lock braking system, a dual zone automatic air conditioning, a digital clock, cup holders, an illuminated keyless remote control entry system, a remote controlled fuel filler door release, an automatic headlamp control, a central locking system, speed control, a cellular telephone pre-wire, a mini trip computer, a remote controlled trunk release, power windows, a console with storage, floor mats, an aluminum interior trim, a tilt and telescoping steering wheel with touch controls and wrapped in leather, daytime running lights, an alarm system, a rear window defroster, fog lights, air bags for the front and sides, a trunk entrapment release, an AM/FM stereo with CD and MP3, a variable assist power steering, and 5-spoke aluminum alloy wheels.