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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door Hybrid 34 31 $27,985 $30,105
4WD 4-Door Hybrid 30 27 $29,578 $31,855
RWD 4-Door ML350
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RWD 4-Door ML350 16 21 $42,501 $45,700
4MATIC 4-Door ML350 15 20 $44,826 $48,200
4MATIC 4-Door ML350 BlueTEC 18 25 $46,221 $49,700
4MATIC 4-Door ML450 Hybrid 21 24 $51,150 $55,000
4MATIC 4-Door ML550 13 18 $52,778 $56,750
4MATIC 4-Door ML63 AMG 11 15 $84,676 $91,050
Pricing
Invoice Price
$27,985
$42,501
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$30,105
$45,700
Monthly Payment Estimate
$502 / month
$762 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line Though it's far from cheap, the 2010 Mercedes-Benz M-Class earns our kudos with hip styling riffs, shock-and-awe AMG power, and your choice of earth-saving powertrains.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 34 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 39.2 39.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9 59.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 42.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3 58.3
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6 40.0
Front Head Room (in) 40.4 39.9
Second Hip Room (in) 49.1 58.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 59.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.4 132.7
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 67.7 71.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2 64.1
Wheelbase (in) 103.1 114.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.1 76.3
Track Width, Front (in) 60.7 64.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.3 8.3
Length, Overall (in) 175.1 188.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 41.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 30.9 29.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 75.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.4 72.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 13.0 x 0.5
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.0 x - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x - TBD - 13.0 x 1.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.0 25.1
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.7 37.9
Steering Type Electric pwr assisted steering Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3.62
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.5 18.6
Tires
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size P235/70R16 P255/50R19
Rear Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Front Tire Size P235/70R16 P255/50R19
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3665 4632
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 19 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 19 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 10
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 6000 268 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas/Electric I4 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 136 @ 4500 258 @ 2400 - 5000
Engine Order Code 993 NA
Displacement 2.5L/- TBD - 3.5L/213
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 34 16
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 32 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 21
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.42/2.23
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.86
Trans Order Code - TBD - NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.04 3.90
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.37
Trans Description Cont. CVT Automatic Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.82
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 4.38
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.92
Trans Type 1 7
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - 1.00
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.73
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Mercury Mariner Mercedes-Benz M-Class
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent 4-Arm Multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson strut NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 8 (2009) 4
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year - TBD - 10.4
 
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