2008 Mercedes-Benz G Class 4MATIC 4-Door 5.0L Specs

4MATIC 4-Door 5.0L
MSRP based on 4MATIC 4-Door 5.0L

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 12 mpg City/15 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V8, 5.0L
EPA Class 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Style Name G500 SUV
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission 7-speed driver-adaptive automatic transmission w/Touch Shift, optimum gear programming


EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 5510
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 40.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD -
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 42.2
Second Leg Room (in) 41.9
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 52.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 124
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.3
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 112.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.6
Height, Overall (in) 77.8
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 185.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 79.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 45.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 25.4
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 12
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 15

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 292 @ 5500
Displacement 5.0L/303
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 336 @ 2800 - 4000
Fuel System SMPI
Engine Type Gas V8
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 0.87
Trans Type 7
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain 4-Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 2.16
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.38
Trans Order Code NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.3 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.5
Steering Type Pwr Recir Ball
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.5
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P265/60R18
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size P265/60R18
Front Tire Size P265/60R18
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA
Suspension Type - Front Rigid Axle
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Rigid Axle

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera Yes
Stability Control Yes
Other Features 4-wheel Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) w/brake assist
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD)
Driver & front passenger airbags-inc: dual-stage driver airbag,...
Front/rear window curtain side airbags
3-point front seat belts w/Emergency Tensioning Device (ETD),...
3-point outboard rear seat belts w/Emergency Tensioning Device...
Universal LATCH system (Lower Anchors & Tethers for Children) at...
Child safety rear door locks
4-wheel Electronic Traction System (4-ETS+)
Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
Programmable daytime running lamps w/auto-on override


Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km 50,000
Corrosion Years 4
Drivetrain Miles/km 50,000
Drivetrain Years 4
Roadside Assistance Miles/km Unlimited
Roadside Assistance Years Unlimited

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 700
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500