Santa Barbara can upgrade to a higher class of travel with the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class The new Mercedes-Benz C-Class sets a new benchmark in the mid-range class. From appearance to innovative technology to the luxurious comforts and refined sportiness, the C-Class is at its best. Mercedes-Benz Santa Barbara is thrilled to introduce its customers to upgrade to a higher class of travel in the all new C-Class The C-Class originally launched in 2007 and quickly became the top selling model series at Mercedes-Benz. The new C-Class offers sensuous design, technical innovations, wide-ranging standard equipment, and exemplary emission and fuel consumption values. Two C-Class models are available: C300 4MATIC with a 2.0L turbocharged direct-injection in-line four-cylinder engine with 235 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque and a C400 4MATIC with a 3.0L turbocharged direct-injection V6 at 329 hp and 354 lb-ft of torque.