Compare 2006 Acura RSX vs 2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK Class

2006 Acura RSX
2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK Class
Add Vehicle
Select style
2-Door Coupe MT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe MT 27 34 $18,548 $20,325
2-Door Coupe AT 25 34 $19,368 $21,225
2-Door Coupe MT Leather 27 34 $19,595 $21,475
2-Door Coupe AT Leather 25 34 $20,415 $22,375
2-Door Coupe 6-spd MT Type-S Leather 23 31 $21,753 $23,845
Select style
Roadster 3.0L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Roadster 3.0L 19 27 $39,897 $42,900
Roadster 3.5L 18 25 $43,664 $46,950
Roadster 5.5L AMG 16 22 $57,195 $61,500
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,548
$39,897
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,325
$42,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$339 / month
$715 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
27 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
34 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sub-Compact 2 Seater
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
29.2 -
Front Head Room (in)
37.8 37.9
Passenger Volume (ft³)
81.0 - TBD -
Second Hip Room (in)
46.2 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
52.6 52.2
Second Head Room (in)
34.1 -
Passenger Capacity
4 2
Second Shoulder Room (in)
51.3 -
Front Leg Room (in)
43.1 42.5
Front Hip Room (in)
51.1 54.6
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.9 70.4
Track Width, Front (in)
58.5 60.2
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.0 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
172.4 160.7
Height, Overall (in)
54.9 51.0
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.5 61.0
Wheelbase (in)
101.2 95.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
16.0 -
Trunk Volume (ft³)
- 9.8 (6.5 w/top down)
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.3 x 0.82 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.2 x 0.35 10.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
13.2 - TBD -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
14.9 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.1 34.5
Steering Type
Variable Pwr Variable vehicle-speed-sensitive
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.59 2.9
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P205/55VR16 225/50WR16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Front Tire Size
P205/55VR16 205/55WR16
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2734 3209
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
16" x 6.5" 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16" x 6.5" 16 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.8 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement
2.0L/122 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
155 @ 6500 228 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System
PGM-FI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
139 @ 4000 221 @ 2700 - 5000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
27 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
34 27
Transmission
Trans Type
5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.58 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.88 - TBD -
Trans Order Code
NA 411
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.39 3.27
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.92 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.27 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21 - TBD -
Summary
Vehicle Name
Acura RSX Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
Body Style
3 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe/Roadster
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Control Link Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.00 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Double-Wishbone 5-arm multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut 3-link

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue