The Mercedes-Benz C-Class W204/S204 (2007-2012) is part of a proud lineage of vehicles that defines elegance and performance. The model under review is the C 350 7G-Tronic, a 4-door sedan that offers seating for 5 and is known for its rewarding driving dynamics. Few things are as iconic as a Mercedes-Benz sedan, and the C-Class upholds that status perfectly, with an enviable blend of luxury and drivability. The car’s sleek and refined exterior design complements its robust internal systems and its powerful gasoline engine.
The C350 7G-Tronic is equipped with a potent V-type engine, featuring 6 cylinders and 4 valves per cylinder, coupled with multi-point fuel injection. This configuration allows for a smooth operational flow, maintaining the cooling and lubrication of the engine parts. The engine displacement is remarkable, by having a cylinder bore of 3.588 inches and a stroke cycle of 3.354 mm. This sedan delivers a formidable amount of horsepower, with a total of 272 engine HP peaking at around 6000 RPM. The torque turnover is realized at 5000 RPM, indicating an excellent balance between power and efficiency.
The C 350 7G-Tronic distinguishes itself with a superior 7-speed automatic transmission that provides smooth gear shifts for an utterly enjoyable driving experience. The car utilizes rear-wheel drive, which allows for dynamic handling and acceleration. Notably, it can achieve 0 to 60 mph in 10 seconds and boast a maximum speed of 155 mph. To sustain this performance, it holds a substantial fuel tank capacity of 17 gallons and is compatible with 95-grade fuel. Furthermore, the back suspension system is devised as an independent multi-wishbone, spring, and stabilizer bar to ensure optimal road grip and maneuverability.