Compare 2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class vs 2008 Jaguar XJ

2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class
2008 Jaguar XJ
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4-Door Sedan CLS 550
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan CLS 550 14 21 $67,332 $72,400
4-Door Sedan CLS 63 AMG 12 18 $91,094 $97,950
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4-Door Sedan XJ8
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan XJ8 16 25 $58,090 $63,835
4-Door Sedan XJ8 L 16 25 $61,275 $67,335
4-Door Sedan Vanden Plas 16 25 $69,238 $76,085
4-Door Sedan XJR 15 22 $76,063 $83,585
4-Door Sedan Super V8 15 22 $85,618 $94,085
Pricing
Invoice Price
$67,332
$58,090
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$72,400
$63,835
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1207 / month
$1064 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.2
8.6
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class is a drama queen of the nicest kind-only visibility and backseat space suffer in its presence. The 2008 Jaguar XJ has a rich interior, good fuel economy, and a light touch, but its dowdy exterior is a major letdown.
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Fuel Economy
City
14 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
21 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
35.0 38.7
Front Head Room (in)
36.9 38.4
Second Hip Room (in)
57.6 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.3 58.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
104.3 105
Second Head Room (in)
36.1 38.6
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.0 58.2
Front Leg Room (in)
42.1 43.1
Passenger Capacity
4 5
Front Hip Room (in)
58.0 - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
82.9 83.0
Track Width, Front (in)
62.5 61.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - 5.1
Length, Overall (in)
193.6 200.4
Height, Overall (in)
55.7 57.0
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.1 60.9
Wheelbase (in)
112.4 119.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
15.9 16.4
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.0 x 1.3 12.8 x 1.2
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)
11.8 x 0.9 12.8 x 0.8
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
21.1 22.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.8 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - Variable
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.7 38.1
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Speed-Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P275/35R18 P255/40R19
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P245/40R18 P255/40R19
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - P255/40R19
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4045 3770
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8.5 19 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - 19 x 8.5
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 9.5 19 x 8.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 130
Engine
Fuel System
SPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
391 @ 2800 - 4800 310 @ 4100
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
5.5L/333 4.2L/257
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
382 @ 6000 300 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V8
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
16 -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
21 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
14 16
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.65 2.87
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.37 1.14
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.82 0.69
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73 -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.38 4.17
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.92 1.52
Trans Type
7 6
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.87
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.42 (R2 2.23) 3.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.86 2.34
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4-Door Sedan XJ8
Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class Jaguar XJ
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
4-Link NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 1.14
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
5-Arm Multi-Link NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
11.6 -
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
3 -

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