Compare 1998 Land Rover Discovery vs 1998 Mercedes-Benz M Class

1998 Land Rover Discovery
1998 Mercedes-Benz M Class
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4-Door LE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door LE 14 17 $31,150 $35,000
4-Door LSE 14 17 $33,820 $38,000
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4-Door AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door AWD 17 21 $29,540 $33,950
Pricing
Invoice Price
$31,150
$29,540
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$35,000
$33,950
Monthly Payment Estimate
$583 / month
$566 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
14 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
17 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Special Purpose 4WD Special Purpose
Interior Dimensions
Third Leg Room (in)
NA -
Second Head Room (in)
39.2 39.7
Third Hip Room (in)
NA -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
- TBD - 57.9
Front Leg Room (in)
38.5 40.3
Third Head Room (in)
NA -
Front Hip Room (in)
58.9 55.0
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- TBD - 105
Third Shoulder Room (in)
NA -
Second Leg Room (in)
36.3 38.0
Front Head Room (in)
37.4 39.8
Second Hip Room (in)
58.9 54.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
- TBD - 58.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
58.5 60.4
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.1 8.4
Length, Overall (in)
178.7 180.6
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
60.6 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
77.4 69.9
Liftover Height (in)
29.0 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.5 60.4
Wheelbase (in)
100.0 111.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
41.5 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.6 72.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
45.8 40
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
69.8 85.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- TBD - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - 42.75
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
45.8 40.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - 39.6
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- TBD - 11.22 x 0.59
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- TBD - 11.93 x 1.02
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
Four-Wheel 4-Channel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
23.4 19
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.4 37
Steering Type
Pwr Worm & Roller Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.3 3.62
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
19.3 18.5
Tires
Front Tire Size
235/70HR16 255/65R16
Spare Tire Size
235/70HR16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
235/70HR16 255/65R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5500 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
165 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
330 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1650 5000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4465 4237
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 16 x 8
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
Alloy Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 16 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 11.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System
SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
233 @ 3000 233 @ 3000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
4.0L/241 3.2L/195.2
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
182 @ 4750 215 @ 5500
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
17 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
14 17
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
3.32 2.64
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.48 3.93
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.49
Trans Type
4 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
1.21 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.83
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain
Four-Wheel Drive 4 Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.09 3.10
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.48 2.41
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.54 3.69
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Summary
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name
Land Rover Discovery Mercedes-Benz M-Class
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Coil springs w/ Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Trailing Links w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Coil springs w/ Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Radius arms w/Torsion Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
80 - TBD -

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