Top 5 Mercedes Models of 2017

The word "Mercedes" evokes luxury, and the company’s 2017 lineup lives up to the reputation. Whether you’re looking for high-tech features or safety, these Mercedes models have everything you could want in a sedan, van, or hybrid.


The 2017 C300 has a starting MSRP of $39,500 and comes equipped with a powerful 2.0-liter inline-4 turbo engine. The automatic Eco start/stop system works to give you better gas mileage and manages to get 25 MPG in the city and 34 MPG on the highway. Some of the standard features that come with the C300 are rearview camera, brake assist, SmartKey with keyless start entry, remote start, two USB ports, Bluetooth connectivity, and an SD card reader.


The CLA250 has a sleek exterior and interior that any driver can love. The Eco start/stop system was also installed in this sedan and gets a little better gas mileage at 26 MPG in the city and 38 MPG on the highway. The CLA250 has a starting MSRP of $32,400 and comes with plenty of standard features such as an eight-inch display, eight airbags, brake assist, adaptive braking technology, keyless start, rearview camera, and an advanced tire pressure monitoring system. Some of the best audio and entertainment capabilities are the hands-free Bluetooth interface, a USB audio port, prewiring for a Garmin map pilot, and an in-dash SD card reader.


On the higher end, the 2017 E300 is perfect for someone looking for a little more from their sedan. It has a starting MSRP of $52,150 and a pure design that combines form with utility. The interior has a natural grain brown ash wood trim and advanced instrumentation and controls. The standard safety features include attention assist, brake assist, crosswind assist, rain-sensing windshield wipers, and pre-safe sound, which makes your ears contract before an accident to protect them from the sound of the crash. Audio and entertainment capabilities are plentiful with a 12.3-inch high-resolution central display, voice control, dual USB audio ports, Bluetooth audio streaming, a FrontBass system, and a Comand system with touchpad controller. You can expect the E300 to get 22 MPG in the city and 30 MPG on the highway.


The B250e is Mercedes's electric hatchback, which allows you to decrease your carbon footprint without sacrificing style. The engine is a 132kW zero emission electric motor that has an estimated fuel economy of 85 MPGe in the city and 82 MPGe on the highway. Mercedes includes several safety systems with the B250e including SmartKey, attention assist, active brake assist, an advanced tire pressure monitoring system and more. Some of the best audio and entertainment features are a central seven-inch display, Bluetooth connectivity, dual USB audio ports, and a CD player. You can get the B250e for a starting MSRP of $39,900.


The GLA250 is perfect for anyone that needs some extra space for family or events. It has a starting MSRP of $32,850 and comes with safety features like 10-way airbag protection, active brake assist, front fog lamps, rain-sensing windshield wipers, SmartKey with a Keyless-start, and an auto-on rear-window wiper. It also has a seven-inch color display, Bluetooth connectivity, a CD player, and an in-dash SD card reader. The fuel economy for this SUV is 23 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway.

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Last Updated: December 13, 2018