Donate |

Cars

Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Tested version:
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Find out how much the dealer paid with Cars Best Deals Plus Access.
    You'll get:
  • Consumer Reports Bottom Line Price
  • Unlimited New and Used Car Price Reports
Base MSRP price range:
$51,400 - $102,370
Dividing line
Car Type: Luxury midsized cars
CR overall score
What's this?
?
Chart key
Highest
93
This model
??
Lowest
65
Bottom key
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Overview

The E-Class, long a benchmark luxury sports sedan, has been freshened for 2014. This well-finished, substantial-feeling luxury car has secure, agile handling. Luxury-trim versions have a smooth and cushy ride, but the Sport is considerably firmer. The smooth 3.5-liter V6 and seven-speed automatic returned 21 mpg overall. The new for 2014 four-cylinder diesel got an impressive 30 mpg overall. The interior is plush, with excellent seats and fit and finish. The coupe is based on the C-Class. A convertible and a wagon (with a rare rear-facing third-row seat) are also available. Reliability has been average or better for all gas versions.

A subscription to ConsumerReports.org includes Consumer Reports road test reports (based on over 50 different tests).

Mercedes-Benz Blog Content
Best deals on American-made cars for Labor Day 2014
Celebrating the workers who built this great nation, the Consumer Reports’ price analysts have combed through the hundreds of current incentives to identify the largest discounts on American-made...
Plugged in to our new quick-and-quirky BMW i3 electric car
2014 BMW i3 ReviewAfter a nine-month wait, we’ve just taken delivery of the futuristic-looking BMW i3, a tall, rear-drive, electric-powered hatchback. This is a quick-and-quirky little car with a driving experienc...
2015 Ram Diesel tops full-sized pickup ratings
RAM 1500 EcoDiesel: Top Mileage PickupOur staff loves a good pickup, especially if it gets great mileage and can tow our assortment of travel trailers, boats, and race cars. So, when Chrysler introduced a new 3.0-liter diesel in its ...
All-new 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class has the makings of a luxurious crowd pleaser
We’ve just bought a 2015 Mercedes-Benz C300, the mainstream version of the newly redesigned C-Class sedan. Based on our first impressions, we think a lot of people are going to like this car. It’...
How to beat the high cost of filling your gas tank
Gasoline prices have come down a bit since peaking in late April at more than $3.60 per gallon, according to federal data. But filling up will still cost you a pretty penny. Just consider that if...