2018 Mercedes-Benz C350e Plug-in-Hybrid

2018 Mercedes‑Benz C350e Plug‑in‑Hybrid

By Arthur Demi via Mercedes-Benz

2018 C350e Plug-in-Hybrid

"For 2018 model year Mercedes-Benz C-Class Plug-in-Hybrid gets a price increase of $1,500. The hybrid luxury sedan is now priced from $47,900. The car has 275 combined potential horsepower: 208 from the gas engine and 80 from the motor." Ed.

Model specifications for 2018 Mercedes

Vehicle Type Four-door, five passenger sedan
Chassis Steel unibody, aluminum outer sheet metal
Drive Configuration Rear-Wheel Drive
 
Exterior Dimensions (in)
Wheelbase 111.8
Length 184.5
Width (w/ mirrors) 79.3
Width (w/o mirrors) 71.3
Height 56.8
Track (front / rear) 61.6 / 60.8
Ground Clearance (max load) 3.5
Curb Weight (lbs) 4,079
 
Interior Dimensions (in)
Head room (front / rear) 37.1 / 37.1
Leg room (front / rear) 41.7 / 35.2
Shoulder room (front / rear) n/a / n/a
 
Capacities (cu-ft)
Cabin Volume 102.7
Cargo Volume (seats up / down) 12.6
 
Suspension
Front Independent multi-link suspension with coil spring, single-tube shock absorber with SSD and tubular torsion bar
Rear Independent multi-link suspension with coil spring, single-tube shock absorber with SSD and tubular torsion bar
 
Steering
Type Speed-dependent,  electro-mechanical  rack-and-pinion
Ratio 15.5 : 1
Turning Circle (ft) 36.8
 
Brake Disc Diameter / Thickness (in)
Front 13.5 / 1.3
Rear 11.8 / 0.9
 
Standard Wheels
Front 7.5 x 18 (Cast)
Rear 8.5 x 18 (Cast)
 
Standard Tires
Front 225 / 45 R18

2018 C350e Plug-in-Hybrid

"For 2018 model year Mercedes-Benz C-Class Plug-in-Hybrid gets a price increase of $1,500. The hybrid luxury sedan is now priced from $47,900. The car has 275 combined potential horsepower: 208 from the gas engine and 80 from the motor." Ed.

Mercedes-Benz C350e Plug-in-Hybrid

Model specifications for 2018 Mercedes

Vehicle Type Four-door, five passenger sedan
Chassis Steel unibody, aluminum outer sheet metal
Drive Configuration Rear-Wheel Drive
 
Exterior Dimensions (in)
Wheelbase 111.8
Length 184.5
Width (w/ mirrors) 79.3
Width (w/o mirrors) 71.3
Height 56.8
Track (front / rear) 61.6 / 60.8
Ground Clearance (max load) 3.5
Curb Weight (lbs) 4,079
 
Interior Dimensions (in)
Head room (front / rear) 37.1 / 37.1
Leg room (front / rear) 41.7 / 35.2
Shoulder room (front / rear) n/a / n/a
 
Capacities (cu-ft)
Cabin Volume 102.7
Cargo Volume (seats up / down) 12.6
 
Suspension
Front Independent multi-link suspension with coil spring, single-tube shock absorber with SSD and tubular torsion bar
Rear Independent multi-link suspension with coil spring, single-tube shock absorber with SSD and tubular torsion bar
 
Steering
Type Speed-dependent,  electro-mechanical  rack-and-pinion
Ratio 15.5 : 1
Turning Circle (ft) 36.8
 
Brake Disc Diameter / Thickness (in)
Front 13.5 / 1.3
Rear 11.8 / 0.9
 
Standard Wheels
Front 7.5 x 18 (Cast)
Rear 8.5 x 18 (Cast)
 
Standard Tires
Front 225 / 45 R18
Rear 245 / 40 R18
 
Engine
Engine Type 2.0L inline-4 turbo
Engine Material Aluminum-Alloy
Valvetrain / Arrangement DOHC, 4-valves per cylinder
Displacement (cc) 1,991
Bore (in / mm) 3.27 / 83.0
Stroke (in / mm) 3.62 / 91.9
Compression Ratio 9.8 : 1
Horsepower 208 gas / 80 electric / 275 combined
Torque 258 gas / 251 electric / 443 combined
Redline (rpm) 6,500
 
Transmission
Transmission Type 7G-TRONIC PLUS
Shift Controls Wheel-mounted  shift paddles
Gear Ratios:  
1st 4.38 : 1
2nd 2.86 : 1
3rd 1.92 : 1
4th 1.37 : 1
5th 1.00 : 1
6th 0.82 : 1
7th 0.73 : 1
Reverse 3.42 : 1
R2 2.23 : 1
Final Drive 3.06 : 1
 
Performance
0-60 mph (sec) 5.8
Top Speed (mph) 130 (electronically limited) / 80 (electric)
 
Fuel Economy
City / Highway / Combined TBA
Fuel Tank (gallons) 13.2
Battery size (kWh) 6.2
All-electric range TBA
Battery Charging time (240v) 2.5 hours
 
MSRP*
C350e Sedan $47,900
(Source: Mercedes-Benz)