I never associated MB with value, but
that's what the C230K gives. It is
incredibly fun to drive, and lots of
looks from other people as I drive by.
The Kompressor growl going up hills is
great. The C230K can easily accomodate
4 adults (its bigger inside than it
looks). The panoramic sunroof makes an
ordinary sunroof look downright
inadequate. The C7 wheel package is a
steal, and makes the car look even
better. Like others, I was considering
an Acura RSX hoping to save some
bucks. The C230K is worth every penny
of the price difference, and more.
Drive the two cars and you will know
immediately which one you want.
Cupholders. The Ash interior is light
and accumulates dirt. The Stone
interior from the new E class would be
an improvement. For 2003 MB addressed
the CD player issue by adding the $400
factory-installed in-dash player; Over
$900 for the dealer installed CD
changer seemed high.