Compare 2005 Mercedes-Benz S Class vs 2005 Jaguar XJ

2005 Mercedes-Benz S Class
2005 Jaguar XJ
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4-Door Sedan 4.3L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 4.3L 17 26 $70,029 $75,300
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 4.3L 17 22 $70,029 $75,300
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 5.0L 16 22 $78,027 $83,900
4-Door Sedan 5.0L 16 24 $78,027 $83,900
4-Door Sedan AMG 14 22 $103,558 $111,900
4-Door Sedan 5.5L 12 19 $116,018 $124,750
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4-Door Sedan XJ8
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan XJ8 18 28 $55,811 $61,330
4-Door Sedan XJ8 LWB 18 28 $58,086 $63,830
4-Door Sedan VDP 18 27 $64,911 $71,330
4-Door Sedan XJR 17 24 $69,461 $76,330
4-Door Sedan Super V8 17 24 $82,201 $90,330
Pricing
Invoice Price
$70,029
$55,811
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$75,300
$61,330
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1255 / month
$1022 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
17 mpg 18 mpg
Highway
26 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Large Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
59.4 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
59.2 58.3
Second Head Room (in)
38.4 38.6
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.3 58.2
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 43.3
Front Hip Room (in)
59.9 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
40.3 38.7
Front Head Room (in)
37.6 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
105.0 104.6
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - 5.1
Length, Overall (in)
203 200.4
Height, Overall (in)
57 57.0
Track Width, Rear (in)
62 60.9
Wheelbase (in)
122 119.4
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73 76.5
Track Width, Front (in)
62 61.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
15.4 16.4
Brakes
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 - TBD - 11.3 x 0.8
Brake Type
Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.0 x - TBD - 12.6 x 1.2
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
23.2 22.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
19.8 Variable
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.7 38.1
Steering Type
Speed-Sensitive Rack & Pinion Speed-Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.8 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
225/55HR17 P235/50R18
Spare Tire Size
Full-Size P235/50R18
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
225/55HR17 P235/50R18
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4160 3726
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - 18 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 18 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 18 x 8.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System
SMPI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
295 @ 3000-4400 303 @ 4100
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
4.3L/260 4.2L/256
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
275 @ 5750 294 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
17 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
26 28
Transmission
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.42 3.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.86 2.34
Trans Order Code
NA NA
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
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
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.87
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73 NA
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4-Door Sedan XJ8
Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Jaguar XJ
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 1.14
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent 5-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent 4-Link Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Double Wishbone

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