2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Mercedes-Benz E-Class

2019 Audi A6

Audi A6

2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs. 2019 Audi A6


Starting MSRP

9-speed automatic


7-speed automatic
21 mpg city/30 mpg highway

City/Highway MPG

22 mpg city/29 mpg highway

Front-Seat Memory Settings

Driver Only

64-Color LED Ambient Lighting

Feature Not Offered
12.3 inches

Central Display

8.8 inches

The 2019 Audi A6 is a popular pick in its class, but there are some luxury sedans that offer more for less. Case in point: the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class. The new E-Class Sedan is more cost-effective for Blue Ash shoppers and offers features you can’t get from brands outside of Mercedes-Benz. Compare the Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs. Audi A6 below to learn more about what sets the E-Class apart!

E-Class vs. A6: Pricing

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class has a starting MSRP of $53,500. The 2019 Audi A6, on the other hand, is more expensive with a starting MSRP of $58,900. That’s a price difference of nearly $6,000. However, as you’re about to see, a higher price doesn’t necessarily equal higher value.

E-Class vs. A6: Performance

Although the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and Audi A6 are top performers in the luxury sedan segment, they target different types of drivers. The Audi A6 delivers staunch engine power, while the E-Class offers a blend of power and efficiency. Compare their performance specs below:

  • Engine: The E 300 Sedan is powered by a 241-hp 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder engine. The A6 Premium 55 TFSI gets a 335-hp 3.0L V6 engine.
  • Transmission: The A6’s V6 engine comes connected to a 7-speed automatic transmission. The E-Class offers a wider range of gear ratios with its 9G-TRONIC® automatic.
  • Fuel Economy: With its base powertrain, the E 300 Sedan earns 21 mpg city/30 mpg highway. The A6 Premium 55 TFSI earns 22 mpg city/29 mpg highway.

E-Class vs. A6: Premium Features

Despite it’s lower price-tag, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class hits the ground running with upscale interior features and technologies not found on the base Audi A6. Here are a few examples:

  • Front-Seat Memory Settings: You and your front passenger will enjoy three-position memory settings inside the E-Class. The A6 comes with memory settings for the driver only.
  • 64-Color LED Ambient Lighting: Customize the atmosphere of your ride through Montgomery with 64 selectable colors.
  • 12.3-Inch Infotainment Display: Unlike the A6, the E-Class gets a high-resolution 12.3-inch display for the COMAND® system, so you can view maps, menus, and more on an easy-to-see screen.

Test Drive a 2019 E-Class at Mercedes-Benz of Cincinnati!

When you compare the Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs. Audi A6, the Audi has a stronger base engine, but can’t match the E-Class Sedan’s techy interior. Ready to experience the 2019 E-Class in person? Contact us to schedule a test drive near Sharonville! While you’re here, be sure to ask about our current national offers and how the E-Class compares to the C-Class.

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