Compare 2002 Mercury Sable vs 2002 Mercedes-Benz C Class

2002 Mercury Sable
2002 Mercedes-Benz C Class
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4-Door Sedan GS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan GS 20 28 $18,418 $20,020
4-Door Sedan GS Plus 20 28 $19,372 $21,080
4-Door Wagon GS 20 26 $19,687 $21,430
4-Door Wagon GS Plus 20 26 $20,488 $22,320
4-Door Sedan LS Premium 20 27 $20,556 $22,395
4-Door Wagon LS Premium 19 26 $21,604 $23,560
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2-Door Coupe 2.3L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 2.3L 19 29 $23,203 $24,950
4-Door Sedan 2.6L 17 26 $28,411 $30,550
4-Door Sedan 3.2L 19 25 $34,363 $36,950
4-Door Wagon 3.2L 19 25 $35,758 $38,450
4-Door Sedan 3.2L AMG 17 22 $46,407 $49,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,418
$23,203
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,020
$24,950
Monthly Payment Estimate
$334 / month
$416 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
36.7 41.7
Passenger Capacity
6 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.6 54.3
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2 41.4
Front Hip Room (in)
54.4 55.1
Second Leg Room (in)
38.9 33.0
Front Head Room (in)
39.8 38.8
Passenger Volume (ft³)
102.5 85.0
Second Hip Room (in)
55.7 56.0
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.3 53.1
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in)
199.8 178.3
Height, Overall (in)
55.5 55.2
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.1 57.6
Wheelbase (in)
108.5 106.9
Liftover Height (in)
26.0 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.0 68.0
Track Width, Front (in)
61.6 58.8
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.4 5.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
16.0 15.3
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA - TBD -
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
8.9 x 1.5 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.9 x 1.0 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
NA 4-Wheel, 4-Channel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.0 16.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.7 35.3
Steering Type
Variable Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.68 3.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.0 17.7
Tires
Front Tire Size
P215/60R16 P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size
T135/70R16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P215/60R16 P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1250 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
175 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3366 3305
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.0 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.0 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 4.0 - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
11.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
540 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System
SMPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
189 @ 4000 200 @ 2500-4800
Engine Order Code
N/A NA
Displacement
3.0L/182 2.3L/140
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
157 @ 5000 192 @ 5500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 19
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.77 3.27
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 1.25
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.77 4.46
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.72
Trans Type
4 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.26 4.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.54 2.61
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name
Mercury Sable Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.81 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Indep Quadralink Independent 5-arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
36.0 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Independent 3-link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
36.0 - TBD -

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