Lexus NX vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Should you buy Lexus NX or Mercedes-Benz C-Class? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. Lexus NX price starts at Rs 67.35 Lakh ex-showroom for 350h Exquisite (Petrol) and Mercedes-Benz C-Class price starts Rs 57 Lakh ex-showroom for C 200 (Petrol). NX has 2487 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while C-Class has 1993 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the NX has a mileage of 9.5 kmpl (Petrol top model)> and the C-Class has a mileage of 23 kmpl (Petrol top model).

NX Vs C-Class

Key HighlightsLexus NXMercedes-Benz C-Class
On Road PriceRs.85,56,150*Rs.65,49,529*
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol
Engine(cc)24871496
TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic
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Lexus NX vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class Comparison

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        Lexus NX
        Lexus NX
        Rs74.24 Lakh*
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            Mercedes-Benz C-Class
            Mercedes-Benz C-Class
            Rs57 Lakh*
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          Basic Information
          On-Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.85,56,150*
          Rs.65,49,529*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.1,62,849/month
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          Rs.1,24,662/month
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          Insurance
          Rs.3,15,510
          NX Insurance
          User Rating
          4
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          Engine & Transmission
          Engine Type
          Engine type in car refers to the type of engine that powers the vehicle. There are many different types of car engines, but the most common are petrol (gasoline) and diesel engines
          2.5-liter, 4-cyl. in-line
          OM654M
          Displacement (cc)
          The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
          2487
          1496
          No. of Cylinders
          ICE engines have one or more cylinders. More cylinders typically mean more smoothness and more power, but it also means more moving parts and less fuel efficiency.
          Max Power (bhp@rpm)
          Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
          187.74bhp@6000rpm
          201.15bhp@5800-6800rpm
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          239Nm@4300-4500rpm
          300Nm@1800-4000rpm
          Valves Per Cylinder
          Valves let air and fuel into the cylinders of a combustion engine. More valves typically make more power and are more efficient.
          4
          4
          Fuel Supply System
          Responsible for delivering fuel from the fuel tank into your internal combustion engine (ICE). More sophisticated systems give you better mileage.
          sequential fuel injection
          ISG
          Turbo Charger
          A device that forces more air into an internal combustion engine. More air can burn more fuel and make more power. Turbochargers utilise exhaust gas energy to make more power.
          Yes
          yes
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Automatic
          Gear Box
          E-CVT
          9-Speed TRONIC
          Mild HybridNoNo
          Drive Type
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Petrol
          Petrol
          Mileage ARAI (kmpl)
          -
          16.9
          Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
          55
          66
          Emission Norm Compliance
          BS VI
          BS VI 2.0
          Top Speed (kmph)
          200
          246
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          MacPherson Strut
          Adaptive Damping System
          Rear Suspension
          Double-wishbone
          Adaptive Damping System
          Steering Column
          Tilt & Telescopic
          -
          Turning Radius (Metres)
          5.8m
          -
          Front Brake Type
          Ventilated Disc
          -
          Rear Brake Type
          Ventilated Disc
          -
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          200
          246
          0-100kmph (Seconds)
          7.7
          7.3s
          Tyre Size
          235/50R20
          -
          Tyre Type
          Tubeless,Radial
          Tubeless,Radial
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          4660
          4751
          Width (mm)
          The width of a car is the horizontal distance between the two outermost points of the car, typically measured at the widest point of the car, such as the wheel wells or the rearview mirrors
          1865
          1820
          Height (mm)
          The height of a car is the vertical distance between the ground and the highest point of the car. It can decide how much space a car has along with it's body type and is also critical in determining it's ability to fit in smaller garages or parking spaces
          1670
          1437
          Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
          The laden ground clearance is the vertical distance between the ground and the lowest point of the car when the car is empty. More ground clearnace means when fully loaded your car won't scrape on tall speedbreakers, or broken roads.
          195
          -
          Wheel Base (mm)
          Distance from the centre of the front wheel to the centre of the rear wheel. A longer wheelbase is better for stability and also allows more passenger space on the inside.
          2540
          2636
          Front Tread (mm)
          The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a four-wheeler's front wheels. Also known as front track. The relation between the front and rear tread/track numbers decides a cars stability.
          1430
          -
          Rear Tread (mm)
          The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a fourwheeler's rear wheels. Also known as Rear Track. The relation between the front and rear Tread/Track numbers dictates a cars stability
          1625
          -
          Kerb Weight (kg)
          It is the weight of just a car, including fluids such as engine oil, coolant and brake fluid, combined with a fuel tank that is filled to 90 percent capacity.
          1790-1870
          1615
          Grossweight (kg)
          The gross weight of a car is the maximum weight that a car can carry which includes the weight of the car itself, the weight of the passengers, and the weight of any cargo that is being carried. Overloading a car is unsafe as it effects handling and could also damage components like the suspension.
          2380
          -
          Rear Headroom (mm)
          Rear headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the center of the rear seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point
          -
          955
          verified
          Rear Legroom (mm)
          Rear legroom in a car is the distance between the front seat backrests and the rear seat backrests. The more legroom the more comfortable the seats.
          -
          357
          Front Headroom (mm)
          Front headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the centre of the front seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point. Important for taller occupants. More is again better
          -
          1041
          verified
          Front Legroom (mm)
          The distance from the front footwell to the base of the front seatback. More leg room means more comfort for front passengers
          -
          295
          verified
          Seating Capacity
          5
          5
          Boot Space (Litres)
          520
          540
          No. of Doors
          5
          4
          Comfort & Convenience
          Power SteeringYesYes
          Power Windows FrontYesYes
          Power Windows RearYesYes
          Power BootYesYes
          Automatic Climate Control
          2 Zone
          2 Zone
          Air Quality ControlYesYes
          Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
          Accessory Power OutletYesYes
          Trunk LightYes
          -
          Vanity MirrorYesYes
          Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
          Adjustable HeadrestYesYes
          Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYes
          Cup Holders FrontYesYes
          Cup Holders RearYesYes
          Rear AC Vents
          -
          Yes
          Heated Seats FrontYes
          -
          Seat Lumbar SupportYesYes
          Active Noise CancellationYesYes
          Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
          Cruise ControlYesYes
          Parking Sensors
          Front & Rear
          Front & Rear
          Navigation SystemYesYes
          Find My Car Location
          -
          Yes
          Foldable Rear Seat
          60:40 Split
          40:20:40 Split
          Smart Access Card EntryYes
          -
          Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
          Glove Box Cooling
          -
          Yes
          Bottle Holder
          Front Door
          Front Door
          Voice CommandYesYes
          Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYes
          -
          USB Charger
          Front & Rear
          Front & Rear
          Steering Mounted TripmeterYesYes
          Central Console ArmrestYesYes
          Tailgate AjarYesYes
          Hands-Free TailgateYesYes
          Gear Shift IndicatorYesNo
          Rear Curtain
          -
          No
          Luggage Hook And NetYesNo
          Battery SaverYes
          -
          Lane Change IndicatorYes
          -
          Additional Features
          Steering Column (EPS Tilt & Telescopic) with Protector, steering wheel Touch control switches, Hybrid Sequential (S-Mode)Shift Matic , EV Mode with Switch, Position memory switches (Front seats); 3-memory, Outside and inside door handles- e-latch system, Card Key, Back Monitor (Panoramic View Monitor with Switch), Power Back Door (With Kick Sensor), 14 Inch Electro Multi Vision Display, Air Conditioner - Auto Dual Controlled, Front and rear Console - Type- C USB Ports & DC 12V Accessory Socket, AVS (Adaptive Variable Suspension), Front Seat Adjuster (Power 8-way(D+P) + Memory(D)), Seat A/C Ventilated (FR Seat)
          -
          Memory Function Seats
          Front
          Front
          One Touch Operating Power Window
          Driver's Window
          -
          Drive Modes
          4
          4
          Air ConditionerYesYes
          HeaterYesYes
          Adjustable Steering
          -
          Yes
          KeyLess EntryYesYes
          Ventilated SeatsYesNo
          Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
          Electric Adjustable Seats
          -
          Front
          Automatic HeadlampsYes
          -
          Follow Me Home Headlamps
          -
          Yes
          Interior
          Tachometer
          A tachometer shows how fast the engine is running, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). In a manual car, it helps the driver know when to shift gears.
          YesYes
          Leather SeatsYes
          -
          Leather Steering WheelYesYes
          Leather Wrap Gear Shift Selector
          -
          Yes
          Glove Compartment
          It refers to a storage compartment built into the dashboard of a vehicle on the passenger's side. It is used to store vehicle documents, and first aid kit among others.
          YesYes
          Digital Clock
          Refers to a display that shows the current time in a digital (numerical) format.
          Yes
          -
          Outside Temperature DisplayYes
          -
          Digital OdometerYesYes
          Dual Tone DashboardYesYes
          Additional Features
          Cupholders (Front 2 and outboard Rear seats 2), Accelerator Pedal (Organ Type Sport), Brake Pedal (Pendant Type Sport), Shift Lever & Knob (Shift by Wire W/Park Switch), Inside Rear View Mirror – EC, Door Scuff Plate (F-Sport FR:SUS,RR:RESIN), Front Seat (F Sport), Seat Cover Material (F SPORT Leather), Seat Lumbar Support (D) Power 2-Way, Front Headrest – Adjustable (Vertical & Front-Rear), Cupholders (Front and outboard Rear seats) , Seat Back Pocket (Front Seat only), Door Courtesy lamp, Package Tray Trim & tonneau cover, Door Trim Ornament (Aluminum), Steering wheel - With Paddle (Sports + Heater), REAR Headrest - Vertical
          Velour Floor Mats (provided in the respective appointments color with matching edging, the mats protect the footwell against dirt, removed rapidly to be vacuumed or cleaned.), AVANTGARDE interior (With the AVANTGARDE Interior, you can show what is important to you: The avantgarde highlights in the expressively designed interior with ambient lighting will bring you joy day after day. • Seats with unique seat upholstery layout and redesigned headrest. • Multifunction sports steering wheel in leather steering wheel bezel in silver chrome. • Ambient lighting • Free-standing, fully digital instrument display with 12.3 inch LCD colour display • High-resolution central display slightly tilted towards the driver with 11.9 inch screen With MBUX multimedia system • Upper part of the instrument panel in black and lower part in black or macchiato beige with contrasting top stitching • Centre console in high-gloss black with insert in silver chrome • Air vents with elements in silver chrome • Doors with high-gloss black trim elements and surround in silver chrome as well as switches in silver chrome • Stowage Space Package • Overhead control panel in high-gloss black ), Leather multifunction sports steering wheel, Driver display (The high-resolution displayin 12.3 inch LCD colour display. It has 7 different settings with specific content and 3 different display styles.), Premium Plus Ambient lighting (a total of 64 colours with 10 moods, Trim element plane with direct lighting running from the sides of the centre console to the instrument panel and the door handles of the front and rear doors :- Additional lighting scopes on the air vents and the door centre panels of the four doors (baguette with direct and indirect lighting) • Four diing zones (All, DIRECT, Ambient and Accent) • Variable brightness setting, ARTICO man-made leather macchiato beige, ARTICO man-made leather black, ARTICO man-made leather sienna brown, Centre Console in high-gloss black, Black open-pore aluminium lines wood Interior trim
          Exterior
          Photo Comparison
          Headlight
          Available ColorsBlazing CarnelianHeat Blue ContrastSonic TitaniumWhite Nova Glass FlakeGraphite Black Glass FlakeSonic QuartzBlackMadder RedCelestial BlueSonic Chrome+5 MoreNX ColorsSelenite GreyHigh Tech SilverManufaktur Opalite White BrightMojave SilverObsidian BlackCavansite Blue+1 MoreC-Class Colors
          Body Type
          Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
          Fog Lights Front
          Front fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's front bumper. They are designed to improve visibility in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
          YesYes
          Fog Lights Rear
          Rear fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's rear bumper. Unlike front fog lights, rear fog lights are designed to ensure cars driving behind you can see you better in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
          Yes
          -
          Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
          Power-adjustable exterior rear view mirror is a type of outside rear view mirror that can be adjusted electrically by the driver using a switch or buttons.
          YesYes
          Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
          It refers to a vehicle's mirrors opening and closing at the touch of a button.
          YesYes
          Rain Sensing Wiper
          It refers to a water/moisture sensor that automatically starts the wiper when it rains or water is splashed onto the car's windshield. It is a feature that aids both convenience and safety.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Wiper
          It is a single wiper used to clear the rear windshield of dust and water. It can be used by itself or with a washer that sprays water.
          Yes
          -
          Rear Window Defogger
          Rear window defoggers use heat to increase the temperature of the rear windshield to clear any fogging up of the glass caused by weather conditions.
          YesYes
          Alloy Wheels
          Refers to lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they are used to enhance the look of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Rear Spoiler
          A rear spoiler is used to increase downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars however, they're used simply for looks.
          Yes
          -
          Sun Roof
          A sunroof is a glass panel on the roof of the vehicle. It can either be just over the front seats or extend further backward towards the rear.
          YesYes
          Moon RoofYesYes
          Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
          It refers to an additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle. It warns both oncoming and following traffic.
          YesYes
          Integrated AntennaYesYes
          Chrome Grille
          It refers to a shiny silver finish on the grille of a vehicle.
          -
          Yes
          Chrome Garnish
          Chrome garnish is a chrome strip or panel applied to certain parts of the car to make them look brighter or flashier.
          -
          Yes
          Dual Tone Body Colour
          Cars with dual-tone body colours have two paint colours applied, usually where one colour is used heavily while the other is a contrast applied only to parts like the roof and outside mirrors.
          Optional
          -
          Cornering Headlamps
          Cornering headlamps either refer to headlights that turn slightly with your steering input or a secondary light within the headlight cluster that switches on when your steering is turned. Like cornering fog lamps, this feature improves visibility while turning.
          Yes
          -
          Cornering Foglamps
          Cars with this feature will automatically switch on their fog lamps when the steering is turned, to improve visibility at the front corners of the car.
          YesYes
          Roof Rail
          Roof rails are parts attached to a car's roof that can either enhance a car's styling or be used to carry luggage carriers. Not all roof rails are designed to take loads and if they are, they have strict weight limits.
          Yes
          -
          Lighting
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
          Trunk Opener
          Smart
          Smart
          Heated Wing Mirror
          Heated wing mirrors can also be called mirror defoggers. As the name says, using heat, the outside rear view mirrors can be cleared from fogging up during cold/rainy weather, improving rearward visibility and safety.
          Yes
          -
          LED DRLs
          LED daytime running lights (DRL) are not to be confused with headlights. The intended purpose is to help other road users see your vehicle better while adding to the car's style.
          YesYes
          LED Headlights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the main headlamp. LEDs provide a bright white beam, making night driving safer.
          YesYes
          LED Taillights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
          YesYes
          LED Fog Lamps
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the fog lamp. A fog lamp is placed low on the bumper to help illuminate the road and surrounding area enhancing safety in foggy/rainy conditions.
          Yes
          -
          Additional Features
          3-eye Bi-Beam LED headlamps with auto-leveling system And Headlamp Cleaner, LED turn signal lamps, LED DRL (Daytime Running Lamp)W/o Cut Switch, LED Front and Rear fog lamps, LED Rear Combination Lamp & Light Bar Lamp End to End, Cornering Lamp, LED High Mount Stop lamp (On Rear Spoiler), Panoramic roof (Slide UV & IR Cut), Roof Rail(Black), Outside rear view mirror (Auto,EC,Heater)(Visor Cover - Black Paint + IR Function), EMT (Extended Mobility Tire), Front Bumper & Grille / Rear Bumper(F-Sport), F-Sport front fender emblems, fender arch moldings, Windshield & Front Side glass - Green UV Acoustic, Front, Rear QTR Glass & Back Glass -Green UV, Rear Side Glass -Light Green UV, Antenna - Radio +Shark Fin
          AVANTGARDE exterior (With the AVANTGARDE Exterior, you can further enhance the individuality and sportiness of your vehicle, and show clearly that you attach importance to style and high quality. The interplay of the design features results in an extraordinarily expressive vehicle. • Radiator grille with integral Mercedes star and a chromed louvre, surround of the radiator grille in chrome • 17 inch 5-spoke light-alloy wheels, painted highgloss black with high-sheen finish • Dynamic front bumper with centrally positioned trim element in mirror chrome and air inlets with diamond-pattern mesh in grained black • Rear bumper painted in vehicle colour with centrally positioned wing in mirror chrome • Beltline trim strips in polished aluminium • Side window surrounds in polished aluminium • Trim on the B-pillars in high-gloss black • Bar on the rear side windows in high-gloss black • Side sill panels painted in vehicle colour), Mirror package, Panoramic sliding sunroof, Stylish 17 inch 5 spoke alloys, Windscreen wipers with rain sensor
          Automatic Driving Lights
          Car headlamps automatically turn on in low light conditions, and switch off in bright conditions.
          YesYes
          Tyre Size
          235/50R20
          -
          Tyre Type
          Tubeless,Radial
          Tubeless,Radial
          Safety
          Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
          Brake AssistYesYes
          Central LockingYesYes
          Child Safety LocksYesYes
          Anti Theft AlarmYesYes
          No. of Airbags
          8
          7
          Driver AirbagYesYes
          Passenger AirbagYesYes
          Side Airbag FrontYesYes
          Side Airbag RearYesNo
          Day Night Rear View MirrorYesYes
          Seat Belt WarningYesYes
          Door Ajar WarningYesYes
          Traction ControlYes
          -
          Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
          Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
          Electronic Stability Control
          -
          Yes
          Advance Safety Features
          Color head-up display- touch tracing operation, Lexus Safety System + 3 (LSS +3), Pre-Collision System (PCS) Vehicle Detection with Alarm Only - Stationary / Preceding Vehicle Only, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (Adaptive -Full Speed Range), Lane Tracing Assist (LTA), Lane Departure Alert (LDA) with Steering Assist, Automatic High Beam (AHB), Adaptive High-beam System(AHS), Clearance sonar, RCTA - Rear Crossing Traffic Alert and RCD -Rear Camera Detection, VSC (Vehicle Stability Control), TSC (Trailer Sway Control), ACA (Active Cornering Assist), Pitch and Bounce Control, Vehicle Motion Control -Logitudinal Control, Parking Brake- EPB with Brakehold, Front & Rear Performance Rod, Front and Rear Seat Belt- 3 Point ELR + Pretensioner & Force Limiter, Middle seat -3 point ELR, Anti Theft System (Silen, Glass ,Sensor,Angle ), 8 SRS (Supplemental Restraint System)Airbags ( Dual-stage (Driver),Single-stage (Front passenger),knee airbag (Driver), side airbags (Front seats)Front Center (Front seats),curtain shield (Front and Rear door windows)
          Tyre pressure monitoring system, TIREFIT, Active Brake Assist, PRE-SAFE
          Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
          Speed AlertYesYes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
          Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYes
          Heads Up DisplayYes
          -
          Sos Emergency Assistance
          -
          Yes
          Blind Spot MonitorYes
          -
          Hill AssistYesYes
          Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesYes
          Entertainment & Communication
          RadioYesYes
          Speakers FrontYesYes
          Speakers RearYesYes
          Wireless Phone ChargingYesYes
          USB And Auxiliary InputYes
          -
          Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
          Touch ScreenYesYes
          Touch Screen size (Inch)
          14
          11.9
          Connectivity
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android AutoYesYes
          Apple Car PlayYesYes
          No. of Speakers
          17
          9
          Additional Features
          Lexus Navigation system, Multimedia Audio System (Mark Levinson with 17 Speaker), Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatible,
          Central display :- The high-resolution central display 11.9 inch diagonal screen with touch entry with LCD technology, USB package ( two additional USB-C ports under the front armrest), MBUX Navigation Premium, Hard-disc navigation, Live Traffic Information, Natural Voice Control, Touch Control Concept,Fingerprint Scanner, Vehicle Monitoring, Navigation Connectivity, package, Vehicle Set-Up (Remote Retrieval of Vehicle Status, Remote Door Locking and Unlocking, Speed Alert, Send2Car function, Remote Engine Start/Stop), Navigation Connectivity package, Mercedes-Benz emergency call system, Smartphone Integration (wireless via Apple CarPlay or Android Auto), Extended Functions MBUX,, App connected features:- Vehicle Finder (enables horn and light flashing), Geo-fencing, Mercedes me Service app: Your digital assistant, Windows/sunroof open close from App, Additional Mercedes me connect features (Alexa Home Integration with Mercedes me,Google Home integration with Mercedes me connect, Parking location POIs (Points of Interest))
          Rear Touch Screen Size
          -
          No
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          Lexus NX price starts at Rs 67.35 Lakh & Mercedes-Benz C-Class price starts at Rs 57 Lakh in New Delhi. Mercedes-Benz C-Class is cheaper between these two cars.
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