Compare 2006 Cadillac XLR vs 2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK Class

2006 Cadillac XLR
2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK Class
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2-Door Convertible
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible 17 25 $71,508 $76,480
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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
$71,508
$39,897
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$76,480
$42,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1275 / month
$715 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
17 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
25 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Two-seater 2 Seater
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in)
37.6 37.9
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.3 52.2
Passenger Capacity
2 2
Front Leg Room (in)
42.6 42.5
Front Hip Room (in)
53.0 54.6
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in)
177.7 160.7
Height, Overall (in)
50.4 51.0
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.2 61.0
Wheelbase (in)
105.7 95.7
Liftover Height (in)
-TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.3 70.4
Track Width, Front (in)
62.2 60.2
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.61 - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
11.6 max 4.4 min 9.8 (6.5 w/top down)
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.8 x 1.3 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
Yes 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.0 x 1.0 10.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18 - TBD -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.2 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39 34.5
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable vehicle-speed-sensitive
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.9 2.9
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Front Tire Size
P235/50WR18 205/55WR16
Spare Tire Size
NA - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/50WR18 225/50WR16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3647 3209
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
NA - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8 16 x 8
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
10 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
320 @ 6400 228 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System
SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
310 @ 4400 221 @ 2700 - 5000
Engine Order Code
LH2 NA
Displacement
4.6L/279 3.0L/183
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
17 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
25 27
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.75 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.02 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.21 - TBD -
Trans Order Code
MX0 411
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.93 3.27
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA - TBD -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.45 - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.60 - TBD -
Trans Type
5 6
Summary
Vehicle Name
Cadillac XLR Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
Body Style
2 Door Conv 2 Door Coupe/Roadster
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
SLA double wishbone Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent 5-arm multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
SLA double wishbone Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent 3-link

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