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Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sports Coupe C230K Evo Panorama 3d Auto (2001/51)

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sports Coupe C230K Evo Panorama 3d Auto (2001/51) - Owner Review

How much you can carry with the seats down I moved house with this car no need for a van like seriously!
5

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Review submitted by
Kudakwashe Chakamba on

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sports Coupe (01-08)

Summary

5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
I am a young man with an alright job who drives a Merc.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Everyone loves it, think its really posh.

Would you buy this car again and why?
I would it was reliable for the duration I had it, only upgraded to a Z4, because I love BMWs but this car was amazing.

What are you likely to buy next?
Just bought a Z4.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Independent

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£1,700

When did you buy the car?
February 2013

Did you get a good deal and why?
Car was reasonably priced, it had full MB service history and it was very well maintained. All in all I was happy with the deal I got.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
My mom had one when I was younger and always loved them so thought I would give it a go.

What was the dealer like?
Typical English car sales man.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Absolutely AMAZING its a pleasure to drive, its refined, smooth and powerful. You put your foot down and it goes down a gear put your foot down more and it goes down two gears and the speedometer just goes mental. Amamzing acceleration, comfortable ride, average steering, but all in all you feel very safe behind the wheel its all very organised. GREAT drive/.

What's it like to park?
Can get tricky as you can't see through the back but after you get used to it its ok.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Handbreak cable attached to prop. shaft which made an awful noise. Cost me £100 to fix at Merc.

What's most practical about your car?
How much you can carry with the seats down I moved house with this car no need for a van like seriously!

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Cruise control, electric seats and panoramic roof.

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