Mercedes-Benz C 300D
evo India|May 2019

This C 300d treads the fine line between regular ol’ C-Class and full-fat AMGs and makes for an interesting concoction

Aatish Mishra

INSTAGRAM COMMENTS ARE A goldmine, and I read something really funny the other day: the only guys who will be impressed by an AMG or M badge are the same guys who would be able to spot a fake AMG or M badge from a mile away. So utterly pointless. But getting one from the factory does make things legit. And sometimes, you don’t need to give up your house to own one. The C 300d isn’t a full-fat AMG car, but an AMG Line car — which means it comes with AMG-inspired styling, a couple of proper AMG badges and a bump in performance to back up its swagger. So you can think of it as BMW’s M Sport kit on their 5 Series sedan.

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