2022 INFINITI Q50 vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Which is Best?

2022 INFINITI Q50 Comparison vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Should You Buy the 2022 INFINITI Q50 or Mercedes-Benz C-Class?

2022 INFINITI Q50 vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class

CAPACITY

Seating

Doors

ENGINE

Liters/Type

Horsepower (hp @ rpm)

Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)

TRANSMISSION

Type

DRIVETRAIN

Type

FUEL CONSUMPTION

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy (city / hwy) MPG

STARTING MSRP

Price (USD)

INFINITI Q50 RED
SPORT 400 AWD

INFINITI Q50 RED SPORT 400 AWD

CAPACITY

5 Adults

4 Doors

ENGINE

3.0L Twin-Turbo V6 Gas

400 hp @ 6400 rpm

350 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm

TRANSMISSION

7-Speed Automatic

DRIVETRAIN

All-Wheel Drive

FUEL CONSUMPTION

19/26

STARTING MSRP

$57,950

MERCEDES-BENZ C CLASS
C300 Pinnacle 4MATIC Sedan

MERCEDES-BENZ C CLASS C300 Pinnacle 4MATIC Sedan

CAPACITY

5 Adults

4 Doors

ENGINE

2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas

255 hp @ 5800 rpm

295 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm

TRANSMISSION

9-Speed Automaticc

DRIVETRAIN

All-Wheel Drive

FUEL CONSUMPTION

23/33

STARTING MSRP

$49,498

2022 INFINITI Q50 vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Which is Best?

When it comes to luxury small cars, the INFINITI Q50 and Mercedes-Benz C-Class are often right at the top of the priority list for most consumers, and it’s easy to understand why that is. Both vehicles have breathtaking performance, upscale features, and loads of safety amenities, making them ideal for urban customers with active lifestyles.

To help shoppers make a more informed decision, we have prepared a 2022 INFINITI Q50 vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class comparison guide below. Please keep reading to see how both models compare, then arrange a test drive with us at South Motors INFINITI, Miami, FL.

Stellar Engines

Q50: The 2022 INFINITI Q50 is available with a choice of powertrains, including a standard 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged V6 that’s good for 300 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. The vehicle also offers a boosted version of the twin-turbo V6 engine with 400 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque. Both engines use a smooth-shifting 7-speed automatic transmission. Rear-wheel-drive is standard; all-wheel-drive is available as an option.

C-Class: The 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class features three engines, the base setup being a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-4 with 255 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. In addition, there’s a twin-turbo 3.0-liter V6 that develops 385 horsepower and 384 lb-ft of torque.

The third powertrain is a twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 producing 503 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque. A 9-speed automatic transmission handles the shifting duties. Rear-wheel and all-wheel-drive options are available.

Elegant Interior

Q50: The 2022 Q50 has a simple and elegant interior that is as comfortable as it is sophisticated. It is available with semi-aniline leather upholstery, interior ambient lighting, heated front seats with memory functions, a heated steering wheel, dual-zone automatic climate control, keyless ignition, etc.

C-Class: The 2022 C-Class is available with a heated steering wheel, Nappa leather upholstery, heated and ventilated front seats, keyless ignition, ambient interior lighting, etc.

Advanced Safety Systems

Q50: The 2022 Q50 comes standard with a comprehensive suite of driver assistance systems, including adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, forward and reverse automatic emergency braking, lane departure warning, lane keep assist, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, front and rear parking sensors, a surround-view parking camera system, and a rearview camera.

C-Class: The 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class is equipped with standard safety features such as automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, forward collision mitigation, and a blind-spot monitor.

2022 INFINITI Q50 vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class interior

Sophisticated Technologies

Q50: The 2022 INFINITI Q50 is equipped with an advanced infotainment system with an 8-inch upper touchscreen, a 7-inch lower touchscreen, wireless Apple CarPlay® and wired Android Auto ™, a Wi-Fi hotspot, HD Radio, satellite radio, USB ports, and a 16-speaker Bose sound system.

C-Class: The 2022 C-Class is available with a 12.3-inch vertically oriented infotainment display, 11.9-inch digital gauge display, wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a Wi-Fi hotspot, wireless smartphone charging pad, and a Burmester surround-sound stereo.

Explore the 2022 INFINITI Q50 at South Motors INFINITI in Miami, FL

If you’re after a stylish small sedan with an extensive range of safety equipment and versatile connectivity, you will find the 2022 INFINITI Q50 to be appropriate. If you wish to check this vehicle further and see how it handles, we encourage you to arrange a test drive with us at South Motors INFINITI in Miami, FL, and learn more about the 2022 INFINITI Q50 features as well as our variety of convenient and cost-effective financing incentives and lease offers.

When you walk through the door, our sales specialists will work the hardest to ensure you enjoy a smooth and seamless customer service and dealership experience that will leave you satisfied and impressed. INFINITI drivers throughout Tampa, St, Petersburg, and Miami can also count on our commitment to excellence and many years of automotive experience and expertise to deliver a full scope of vehicle repairs and maintenance when they bring their vehicle to our service center.

Visit us today to learn more.