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Selected Style 4MATIC 4-Door 5.0L Grand Edition
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4MATIC 4-Door 5.0L 13 14 $73,377 $78,900
4MATIC 4-Door 5.5L AMG 12 14 $94,302 $101,400
4MATIC 4-Door 5.0L Grand Edition 13 14 $73,377 $78,900
4MATIC 4-Door 5.5L AMG Grand Edition 12 14 $94,302 $101,400
4MATIC 4-Door 3.7L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4MATIC 4-Door 3.7L 15 18 $35,294 $37,950
4MATIC 4-Door 5.0L 14 17 $43,152 $46,400
Pricing
Invoice Price
$73,377
$35,294
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$78,900
$37,950
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1315 / month
$633 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 13 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 14 mpg 18 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 40.0 39.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 57.8
Front Leg Room (in) 52.5 40.3
Front Hip Room (in) 51.5 55.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 124 105.0
Second Leg Room (in) 41.9 38.0
Front Head Room (in) 42.2 39.8
Second Hip Room (in) 53.9 54.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 58.2
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.3 8.7
Length, Overall (in) 185.6 182.6
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 77.8 71.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.6 60.4
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 111.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.3 72.4
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 60.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 79.5 81.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA 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 - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 45.2 34.7
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Channel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x - TBD - 11.2 x - TBD -
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) 12.3 x - TBD - 11.9 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 25.0 23.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.5 39.0
Steering Type Pwr Recir Ball Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.5 3.62
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 19.5
Tires
Front Tire Size P265/60VR18 255/60HR17
Spare Tire Size P265/60VR18 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P265/60VR18 255/60HR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7000 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 700 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 5423 4819
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 17 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 17 x 8.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 115
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System SMPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 336 @ 3000 254 @ 3000-4500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 5.0L/303 3.7L/227
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 292 @ 5500 232 @ 5750
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 14 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13 15
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.38 3.7
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 2.16 2.64
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.59 3.59
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.41
Trans Type 5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 0.87 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83 0.83
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain 4 Wheel Drive 4-Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.16 3.14
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19 2.19
Trans Order Code NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz G-Class Mercedes-Benz M-Class
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 8.0
Suspension Type - Rear Rigid Axle Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Rigid Axle Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 8.0
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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