Compare 2006 Mercedes-Benz SL Class vs 2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK Class

2006 Mercedes-Benz SL Class
2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK Class
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2-Door Roadster 5.0L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Roadster 5.0L 16 24 $86,397 $92,900
2-Door Roadster 5.5L AMG 14 20 $116,250 $125,000
2-Door Roadster 5.5L 13 19 $121,737 $130,900
2-Door Roadster 6.0L AMG 13 19 $172,050 $185,000
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Roadster 3.0L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Roadster 3.0L 19 27 $39,897 $42,900
Roadster 3.5L 18 25 $43,664 $46,950
Roadster 5.5L AMG 16 22 $57,195 $61,500
Pricing
Invoice Price
$86,397
$39,897
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$92,900
$42,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1548 / month
$715 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
16 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
24 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Two Seater 2 Seater
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in)
37.7 37.9
Passenger Volume (ft³)
57.8 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.0 52.2
Passenger Capacity
2 2
Front Leg Room (in)
42.9 42.5
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 54.6
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
178.5 160.7
Height, Overall (in)
51.0 51.0
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.5 61.0
Wheelbase (in)
100.8 95.7
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
71.5 70.4
Track Width, Front (in)
61.4 60.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
10.2 (7.2 w/top down) 9.8 (6.5 w/top down)
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.3 x - TBD - 11.8 x - TBD -
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 - 10.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
21.1 - TBD -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.2 34.5
Steering Type
Pwr Rack-and-pinion Variable vehicle-speed-sensitive
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.6 2.9
Tires
Rear Tire Size
285/35ZR18 225/50WR16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Front Tire Size
255/40ZR18 205/55WR16
Spare Tire Size
Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
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
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4065 3209
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8.5 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 9.5 16 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Displacement
5.0L/303 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
302 @ 5600 228 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System
SMPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
339 @ 2700-4250 221 @ 2700 - 5000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
16 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
24 27
Transmission
Trans Type
7 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
Trans Order Code
NA 411
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.82 3.27
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - NA
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
Body Style
2 Door Convertible 2 Door Coupe/Roadster
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
5-Arm Multilink 5-arm multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent 4-Link 3-link

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