Mercedes-Benz C250 Sport Reviewed by AutoBlog

Mercedes-Benz C 250 Sport (US Spec) 6 photos
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The W204 generation of the C-Class is on the way out of the Mercedes-Benz picture, since the upcoming W205 model has shed almost all of its camouflage, which is a good enough reason to think it will be launched in the following months.
Fans of the current model still have enough time to fetch one though, since the car;s facelift hasn't happened that long ago, with most of its refreshed details making it far from obsolete.

Apparently, AutoBlog though the same and took a 2013 C250 Sport model for a week-long test drive. Unlike its C230 predecessor, who had a gas-guzzling and not necessarily sporty V6, the US-spec base model C-Class has to do with a 1.8-liter turbocharged four cylinder with direct injection.

Two cylinders less doesn't mean it's slower, though, as the C250 Sport, paired with the 7 G-Tronic can reach 100 km/h (62 mph) from a standing start in just 7.2 seconds.

Part of its somewhat sporty credentials are represented by the total output of the engine, with a slightly detuned compared to Europe 201 bhp and a torque figure of 350 Nm (258.1 lb ft) that's available from 2,000 to 4,300 rpm. You can check out the entire review here.
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Alex handled his first real steering wheel at the age of five (on a field) and started practicing "Scandinavian Flicks" at 14 (on non-public gravel roads). Following his time at the University of Journalism, he landed his first real job at the local franchise of Top Gear magazine a few years before Mircea (Panait). Not long after, Alex entered the New Media realm with the project.
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