2008 Mercedes-Benz R Class Specifications

4-Door 3.0L CDI 4MATIC

MSRP: $45,600
MSRP based on 4-Door 3.0L CDI 4MATIC
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Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 18 mpg City/24 mpg Hwy
Engine Diesel V6, 3.0L
EPA Class 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Style Name R320 CDI 4MATIC
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 6
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission 7-speed automatic transmission w/steering column selector lever, steering wheel gearshift buttons

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 5092
Interior Dimensions
Third Head Room (in) 37.2
Front Leg Room (in) 39.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) - TBD -
Third Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 148
Second Head Room (in) 40.4
Third Leg Room (in) 32.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD -
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 39.8
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2
Third Shoulder Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 6
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 65.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 203.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) - TBD -
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 126.6
Track Width, Rear (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 15.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 85.0
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 42.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18

Performance Specs

Engine
Fuel System Direct Injection
Engine Type Diesel V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 3800
Displacement 3.0L/182
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 398 @ 1400 - 2800
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Trans Order Code NA
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 - TBD -
Trans Type 7
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain 4-Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Steering Type Variable ratio pwr rack & pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size P255/55R18
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P255/55R18
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size - TBD -
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) 4-Arm Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear Yes
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 No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes system (ABS) w/brake assist...
Driver & front passenger dual-stage front airbags w/occupant...
1st & 2nd row side-impact airbags
All row side-impact air curtain airbags
3-point seat belts w/force limiters & pretensioners
2nd & 3rd row Universal LATCH (lower anchors & tethers for...
Child safety rear door locks
4-wheel electronic traction system (ETS)
Electronic stability program (ESP)

Warranty

Warranty
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 -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
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Engine
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