Compare 2006 Mercedes-Benz E Class vs 2006 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class

2006 Mercedes-Benz E Class
2006 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class
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4-Door Sedan 3.5L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 3.5L 19 27 $46,546 $50,050
4-Door Sedan 3.2L CDI 27 37 $47,476 $51,050
4-Door Wagon 3.5L 18 26 $48,639 $52,300
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 3.5L 18 24 $48,872 $52,550
4-Door Wagon 4MATIC 3.5L 18 24 $50,964 $54,800
4-Door Sedan 5.0L 17 25 $54,312 $58,400
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 5.0L 16 20 $56,637 $60,900
4-Door Wagon 4MATIC 5.0L 16 20 $57,660 $62,000
4-Door Sedan 5.5L AMG 15 21 $76,074 $81,800
4-Door Wagon 5.5L AMG 15 21 $76,818 $82,600
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4-Door Sedan 5.0L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 5.0L 16 22 $60,357 $64,900
4-Door Sedan 5.5L AMG 14 20 $80,538 $86,600
Pricing
Invoice Price
$46,546
$60,357
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$50,050
$64,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$834 / month
$1082 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
19 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.4 56.3
Second Head Room (in)
37.8 36.1
Passenger Capacity
5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.1 56.0
Front Leg Room (in)
41.9 42.1
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
35.6 35.0
Front Head Room (in)
39.1 36.9
Passenger Volume (ft³)
97.2 104.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
61.4 62.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
189.7 193.0
Height, Overall (in)
57.0 54.7
Track Width, Rear (in)
61.2 63.0
Wheelbase (in)
112.4 112.4
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
71.7 73.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
15.9 15.9
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4 Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.8 11.8 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.0 x - TBD - 13.0 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
21.1 21.1
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.4 36.7
Steering Type
Pwr rack & pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.8 2.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
245/45HR17 245/40ZR18
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
245/45HR17 275/35ZR18
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3703 3992
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 8 18 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 8 18 x 9.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
268 @ 6000 302 @ 5600
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas V8
Fuel System
SMPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
258 @ 2400-5000 339 @ 2700-4250
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.5L/214 5.0L/303
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
19 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 22
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.42 (Comfort Mode 2.23) - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.86 - TBD -
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.07 2.65
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.37 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.82 - TBD -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.38 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.92 - TBD -
Trans Type
7 7
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - TBD -
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
5-Arm Multilink 5-Arm Multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
4-Link 4-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Coil Springs

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