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Is a 2012 Mercedes C250 a good car?

Is a 2012 Mercedes C250 a good car?

The C-Class may be a compact sedan but it’s also a solid, agile, quiet, comfortable and credible luxury car. We tested the base C250, powered by the exceptionally smooth, 201-hp, turbocharged four-cylinder engine Mercedes introduced for 2012. It serves up ample power, but its 24 mpg is not exactly stellar.

What engine is in a Mercedes C250 CDI?


Engine Size 2143cc
Cylinders 4
Valves 16
Fuel Type Diesel
Transmission Manual

What kind of engine does a Mercedes C250 have?

1.8-liter turbocharged four-cylinder
Acceleration and Power The rear-wheel drive C250 gets a 1.8-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that produces 201 horsepower.

Is C250 CDI fast?

With 201 BHP, the twin turbocharged 2.1 Litre 16v Inline 4 diesel engine accelerates this C 250 CDI 4Matic to 62 mph in 7.1 seconds and on to a maximum speed of 149 mph.

Does C250 CDI have a turbo?

The twin-turbo engine pumps out an identical 500Nm of torque, and provides similar in-gear performance to the A5.

Does C250 2012 have turbo?

Performance. Lift the hood of the 2012 Mercedes-Benz C250 and you’ll find a turbocharged 1.8-liter four-cylinder that produces 201 horsepower and 229 pound-feet of torque. It’s paired with a seven-speed automatic transmission.

Is the C250 twin turbo?

Head to the test track and the 2.1-litre four-cylinder C250 CDI punches above its weight, and gives the 3.0-litre V6 Audi a run for its money. The twin-turbo engine pumps out an identical 500Nm of torque, and provides similar in-gear performance to the A5.

How fast is a 2012 Mercedes C250?

2012 Mercedes-Benz C250 Sport

0-60 mph 6.4 sec
Top speed 130* mph
Skidpad 0.91 g
Slalom 69.1 mph

What is AMG package on C250?

For starters, the package adds 18-inch two-tone AMG rims, a rear spoiler, beefier brakes, and an AMG sport suspension. Also included is a sport exhaust system that sounds great, but we wish it were a tad louder since it’s only audible when the windows and the standard panoramic roof are open.

Is C250 all wheel drive?

For those who like Rear Wheel Drive, the Mercedes C250 came in RWD only. As a side note the Mercedes C250 did not (in any model year) have a 4MATIC option, which is okay because rear wheel drive is more fun anyway!

Is a C250 a good car?

The Mercedes-Benz C250 is an extremely well performing car. Offering a luxurious drive and look, it’s an ideal entry into the luxury market. A plethora of safety features, smooth handling and a respectable amount of power should have it top of mind for potential buyers.

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