Compare 1999 Mercedes-Benz CLK Class vs 1999 Chevrolet Corvette

1999 Mercedes-Benz CLK Class
1999 Chevrolet Corvette
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2-Door Coupe
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 21 29 $35,320 $40,600
2-Door Cabriolet 19 28 $41,060 $47,200
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2-Door Hardtop
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Hardtop 18 28 $33,530 $38,320
2-Door Coupe 17 25 $33,967 $38,820
2-Door Convertible 17 25 $39,567 $45,220
Pricing
Invoice Price
$35,320
$33,530
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$40,600
$38,320
Monthly Payment Estimate
$677 / month
$639 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 18 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sub-Compact Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
53.7 54.2
Second Leg Room (in)
31.1 -
Front Head Room (in)
36.9 37.8
Passenger Volume (ft³)
80.7 51.7
Second Hip Room (in)
45.9 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
52.8 55.3
Second Head Room (in)
35.6 -
Passenger Capacity
4 2
Second Shoulder Room (in)
50.4 -
Front Leg Room (in)
41.9 42.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.0 64.4
Wheelbase (in)
105.9 104.5
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - 36.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.8 73.6
Track Width, Front (in)
59.3 62.03
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - 1.44
Length, Overall (in)
180.2 179.7
Height, Overall (in)
54.0 47.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
11.0 24.8
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.7 x 1.1 12.6 x 1.26
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Channel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.3 x .39 11.8 x 1.02
Brake Type
Power Power
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.4 19.1
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.2 2.46
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - 41.3
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.85 16.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.1 40.0
Steering Type
Pwr Recirculating Ball Power Speed Sensitive
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
205/55HR16 P275/40ZR18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
205/55HR16 P245/45ZR17
Spare Tire Size
205/55HR16 NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3240 3307
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 18 x 9.5
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Alloy NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 17 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 NA
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 12.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
100 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 110
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
229 @ 3000-4600 350 @ 4400
Engine Order Code
NA LS1
Displacement
3.2L/195 5.7L/346
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
215 @ 5700 345 @ 5600
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas V8
Fuel System
SMPI SFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 18
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
N/A 11.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.49 1.30
Trans Type
5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.83 0.74
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.10 (1.90 Winter Mode) 2.90
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.41 1.78
Trans Order Code
NA MN6
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.07 3.42
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.50
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.93 2.66
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class Chevrolet Corvette
Body Style
2 Door Coupe 2 Door Hardtop
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - 36
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 0.75
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs SLA Aluminum
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - 46
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear
5-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs 5-Link

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