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Selected Style 2-Door Roadster SL550
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Roadster SL550 18 25 $99,231 $106,700
2-Door Roadster SL63 AMG 16 25 $136,989 $147,300
2-Door Roadster SL65 AMG 14 21 $199,485 $214,500
2-Door Coupe Touring
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 16 24 $77,740 $84,500
2-Door Coupe Touring 16 24 $72,637 $79,000
2-Door Coupe XKR 15 22 $89,657 $97,500
2-Door Coupe XKR-S 15 22 $121,349 $132,000
2-Door Convertible 16 22 $83,260 $90,500
2-Door Convertible Touring 16 22 $78,157 $85,000
2-Door Convertible XKR 15 22 $95,177 $103,500
2-Door Convertible XKR-S 15 22 $126,869 $138,000
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2014 Mercedes-Benz SL Class feels content as a grand tourer, but it's sportier than you might expect. The 2014 Jaguar XK is both sublime and sporty, as well as gorgeous, making it one of the most desirable cars in its segment.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 18 mpg 16 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two-Seaters Minicompact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 37.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.5 56.6
Passenger Capacity 2 4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.9 43
Front Hip Room (in) 53.6 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 42.4
Second Leg Room (in) - 27.6
Second Head Room (in) - 30.2
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 181.6 188.7
Height, Overall (in) 51.8 52
Track Width, Rear (in) 63 59
Wheelbase (in) 101.8 108.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.9 74.5
Track Width, Front (in) 62.9 59.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 4.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 8.5 -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.2 14
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) 12.6 12.8
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.8 16.1
Steering
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.2 35.8
Tires
Spare Tire Size NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P285/35YR18 P275/35YR19
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P255/40YR18 P245/40YR19
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3935 3770
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 9.5 19 X 9.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8.5 19 X 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA Compact
Engine
Engine Type Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8 Premium Unleaded V-8
Fuel System Direct Gasoline Injection Direct Gasoline Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 516 @ 1800 380 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.7 L/285 5.0 L/305
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 429 @ 5250 385 @ 6500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 16
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 20 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 24
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.14
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.38 4.17
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.65 3.31
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.92 1.52
Trans Type 7 6
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.87
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.86 2.30
Trans Order Code 427 NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Jaguar XK
Body Style Convertible Coupe
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Short And Long Arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Short And Long Arm
Suspension Type - Front Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.2 9.6 (Est)
 
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