The 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class is a mid-size luxury sedan, wagon, coupe and cabriolet that slots between the compact Mercedes-Benz C-Class and full-size Mercedes-Benz S-Class in the brand’s sedan lineup. A four-door coupe variant of the E-Class is also available, known as the CLS. The E-Class coddles passengers in a luxurious cabin and provides a decidedly serene driving experience with its regular variants and a sporty driving experience in AMG guise. Prices for the E-Class start from an MSRP of $52,950.
Pros: Comfortable Driving Experience, Stylish, Safety Score
Cons: V8 Only Available With Expensive AMG Trimline
Looks Best In: Cardinal Red exterior/Nut Brown interior
Competition: BMW 5 Series, Audi A6, Cadillac CT6, Lexus LS, Lincoln Continental, Genesis G80, Volvo S90
Safety Score: The 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class was awarded the Insurance Institute For Highway Safety’s Top Safety Pick distinction.
Summary: The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is a top choice in the mid-size luxury segment, however there are several competitors that cost significantly less. Shoppers are advised to test drive a few entrants in this category to determine which is the best fit.
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