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Selected Style 4WD 4-Door V8
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4WD 4-Door V8 12 17 $43,361 $47,650
4WD 4-Door V8 HSE 12 17 $43,361 $47,650
4WD 4-Door V8 LUX 12 17 $43,361 $47,650
4WD 4-Door V8 HSE Metropolis LE 12 17 $47,229 $51,900
4WD 4-Door V8 HSE Metropolis Black LE 12 17 $47,229 $51,900
RWD 4-Door ML350
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RWD 4-Door ML350 16 20 $43,236 $46,490
4MATIC 4-Door ML350 15 20 $45,561 $48,990
4MATIC 4-Door ML350 BlueTEC 18 25 $46,956 $50,490
4MATIC 4-Door ML450 Hybrid 20 24 $51,885 $55,790
4MATIC 4-Door ML550 13 18 $53,559 $57,590
4MATIC 4-Door ML63 AMG 11 15 $86,109 $92,590
Pricing
Invoice Price
$43,361
$43,236
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$47,650
$46,490
Monthly Payment Estimate
$794 / month
$775 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2011 Land Rover LR4 takes on tough terrain with ease, and it's become more adept at imparting a carlike driving feel. The 2011 Mercedes-Benz M-Class earns respect with neat styling riffs, shock-and-awe AMG power, and your choice of earth-saving powertrains.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 12 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 17 mpg 20 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle 2WD
Interior Dimensions
Third Shoulder Room (in) NA -
Second Leg Room (in) 37.6 40.0
Front Head Room (in) 40.4 39.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 132.7
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 58.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.0 59.8
Third Leg Room (in) NA -
Second Head Room (in) 42.4 39.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Third Hip Room (in) NA -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 59.2 59.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.2
Third Head Room (in) NA -
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 58.3
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 76.3 71.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.5 64.1
Wheelbase (in) 113.6 114.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.6 76.3
Track Width, Front (in) 63.2 64.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.3 8.3
Length, Overall (in) 190.1 188.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 45.1 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 43.6 41.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 44.5 29.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 48.6 - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 41.7 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 72.1 75.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 90.3 72.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.2 x - TBD - 13.0 x 1.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.8 x - TBD - 13.0 x 0.5
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22.8 25.1
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.3 3.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.7 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 18.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.6 37.9
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size 255/55HR19 P255/50R19
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 255/55HR19 P255/50R19
Spare Tire Size 175/80R19 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 551 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 551 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1654 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1654 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 5833 4632
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 x 8 19 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 19 x 5.5 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x 8 19 x 8.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 10.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 375 @ 3500 258 @ 2400 - 5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 5.0L/305 3.5L/213
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 375 @ 6500 268 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI - TBD -
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 14 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 12 16
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 2.93 NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.82
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.17 4.38
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.52 1.92
Trans Type 6 7
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.00 NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40 3.42/2.23
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.34 2.86
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.54 3.90
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.14 1.37
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.73
Summary
Vehicle Name Land Rover LR4 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Independent, air Double Wishbone w/stabilizer bar
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double-Wishbone NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent, air 4-Arm multilink w/stabilizer bar
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double-Wishbone NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 13.3 11.0
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 1 2
 
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