New and Used Mercedes-Benz C-Class for Sale in Nigeria
Daimler AG released in 1993 the Mercedes Benz C-Class as new version to join its compact executive cars category. There has been a transformation from the previous C-Class which was only available in saloon and station wagon models and now offers a 2-door coupe, 4-door saloon and 5-door estate body styles.
The authorized distributor of Mercedes-Benz C-Class in Nigeria is Weststar Associates Ltd which is available in Lagos and Abuja, and offers after sale services as well to its customers. The C-Class saloon is also available in Nigeria as used or tokunbo cars which are imported into the country. The price of used or tokunbo Mercedes-Benz C-Class cars for sale is considered to be more affordable and easier to find in Nigeria.
What to know when Buying Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Performance and Specifications of Mercedes-Benz C-Class
A blend of performance and efficiency is exactly what the 2014 Mercedes-Benz C-Class delivers to its users. The body structure of the C-Class is made up of aluminum parts and robust materials which gives it a firm but light chassis for acceleration at a very low fuel consumption.
The Mercedes-Benz C-Class is available in 6 different trim levels and 3 engine specs which include;
- Mercedes-Benz C 180 BlueEFFICIENCY with a 1.8 liter V-4 engine at 201 hp and 229 lb/ft of torque
- Mercedes-Benz C 200 BlueEFFICIENCY with a 1.8 liter V-4 engine
- Mercedes-Benz C 250 BlueEFFICIENCY with a 1.8 liter V-4 engine
- Mercedes-Benz C 350 BlueEFFICIENCY with a 3.5 liter V-6 engine at 302 hp and 273 lb/ft of torque
- Mercedes-Benz C 350 4MATIC BlueEFFICIENCY with a 3.5 liter V-6 engine
- Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG with a 6.3 liter V-8 engine at 451 hp and 443 lb/ft of torque
How is the design of Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Exterior Design
The exterior design of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz C-Class has a newly designed bumper, headlamps and bonnet . At the front end are striking headlamps that match the sleek outlook and provide wider daylight like luminance to ensure maximum visibility at night. An integral Mercedes star adorns the Radiator Grille. The coupe inspired silhouette gives it an agile outlook. The wide rear features athletic rear lights complimenting the overall look.
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Interior Design
The interior of Mercedes-Benz C-Class is made up of a new standards of luxury and sportiness since all Mercedes Benz vehicles have a trademark of high-class amenities. It has intelligently designed spaciousness and comfortable cabin with heated front seats to keep passenger warm during the cold weather. The one-touch operating electric windows are equipped with obstruction sensors and the multi-function steering wheel features audio and setting controls to minimize distraction while driving as all new implemented advanced technologies. The leather trimmed steering wheel is manually adjustable for height and reach. The automatic climate control is a standard feature in all C-Class cars. The temperature and air distribution are individually adjustable for both front and rear seats. The optional panoramic glass sunroof comprises of a fixed panoramic glass section at the rear and an electrically operated glass section at the front.
What are the standout features of Mercedes Benz C-Class
The Mercedes Benz C-Class stands out when referring to its safety features which has led to a 5-star crash safety rating from NHSA. The 2014 Mercedes C-Class boosts of an SRS Airbags, Electronic Stability Control, Traction Control, Auto leveling headlights, Lane Departure Warning System, Blind Spot Monitor, 4-Wheel ABS with Brake Assist, Collision Prevention Assist and Attention Assist that are all part of its safety package.
2016 Mercedes Benz C-Class Review
The 2016 Mercedes C-Class will be seeing additional models like the Mercedes Benz C450 AMG Sport, Mercedes Benz C350e plug-in hybrid and the Mercedes Benz C300d 4matic diesel. The 2016 Mercedes Benz C-Class could be made available to automobile enthusiasts through their authorised dealer networks which include; Weststar Motors and Globe Motors. One fascinating thing about the 2016 Mercedes Benz C-Class would be the engine and performance of its plug – in hybrid. With a combined power output of 275 horsepower and 44e pound feet (lb.ft) of torque, the 2016 Mercedes Benz Plug – in Hybrid has an estimated electric range of 18.6 miles. As for the C300 model, it delivers 241 HP and 273 lb.ft. Expected acceleration from 0 – 60mph in 6.1 seconds, with a top speed of 131 miles per hour. Estimated fuel efficiency from the base 2016 Mercedes Benz C-Class is 24/31 mpg for city and highway routes respectively, with the hybrid models delivering much higher mpgs.
The cabin of the 2016 Mercedes Benz C-Class is quite elegant and classy. One of the first things which strikes you is the central display screen, along with the rotational dials along the gear and handbrake regions. With its fluid design and wood panel finish, the leather or premium cloth upholstery with different colour blends make the 2016 Mercedes Benz C-Class a beauty to behold. Standard accessories present on the vehicle would include; steering wheel mounted controls for audio control and mobile connectivity, USB and auxiliary jacks, along with other fun and luxury accessories
Nig Used and Tokunbo Mercedes Benz C-Class in Nigeria
Carmudi website gives Nigerians the opportunity to choose from a few new versions but majority of the listings are tokunbo Mercedes Benz C-Class year models from way back in the 1990's to 2010's. The demand for licensed or registered Mercedes Benz C-Class for sale in Nigeria are mostly offered by the owners themselves. The tokunbo C-Class are more costly than the registered version due to the faster depreciation of the locally used types. Check out the used Mercedes Benz C-Class listings for major cities in the country;
The Best Mercedes Benz C-Class year to Buy
The last three year models which are the 2013 Mercedes Benz C-Class, 2014 Mercedes Benz C-Class and the 2015 Mercedes Benz C-Class are known to be they most liked editions on the Nigerian car market. Mercedes C-Class will always remain a classic sedan in this part of the world.
Mercedes Benz C-Class Price in Nigeria
A brand new Mercedes Benz C-Class has a starting price of approximately ₦16 million. Used or tokunbo Mercedes Benz C-Class cars are rather cheaper and affordable for the Nigerian public. Carmudi Nigeria offers interested customers a wide range of used or tokunbo Mercedes Benz C-Class for sale at negotiable prices.
Overall Impression of Mercedes Benz C-Class
The Mercedes Benz C-Class has over the years become a favorite compact luxury saloon in Nigeria. The general public consider the C-Class to be the best luxury saloon that combines style, class, performance, safety and fuel economy for an affordable price. Other saloons in the same category that are seen to be a threat in terms of competition in Nigeria are the Honda Accord and Audi A4.