2008 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class V8 specs & colors

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Light Gray



Grigio Scuro


Dark Charcoal






EPA Classification Compact

Rear Wheel Size 18 x 9.5 in
Front Wheel Size 18 x 8.5 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) N/A
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 382 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 5.5L/333
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 391 @ 2800 - 4000

EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Cruising Range - City 333.20 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 499.80 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 14 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 21 MPG

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.65
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.92
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Trans Type 7
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.38
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 (R2 2.23)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Active Suspension
Suspension Type - Front 4-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Active Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link

Brake Type Power
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.8 x 0.5 in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 13.2 x 1.3 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 23.8 gal

Steering Type Speed-Sensitive
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 38.1 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8

Front Tire Size P255/45R18
Rear Tire Size P275/45R18
Spare Tire Size N/A

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs

Base Curb Weight 4486 lbs

Length, Overall 199.4 in
Front Leg Room 42.2 in
Front Head Room 36.9 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.1 in
Wheelbase 116.3 in
Track Width, Rear 63.3 in
Passenger Volume 91.0 ft³
Track Width, Front 63.0 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 73.7 in
Front Hip Room 62.0 in
Second Hip Room 56.0 in
Passenger Capacity 4
Trunk Volume 12.9 ft³
Second Leg Room 32.2 in
Second Head Room 36.4 in
Height, Overall 55.7 in
Front Shoulder Room 59.2 in
Second Shoulder Room 55.2 in
Liftover Height N/A in

Stainless-steel door sill trim Standard
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/brake assist Standard
Front/rear window curtain airbags Standard
Drivers knee airbag Standard
Pwr rear window sunshade w/1-touch express up/down Standard
Electronic stability program (ESP) Standard
SmartKey system-inc: remote central locking system, anti-theft engine immobilizer, driver-programmable user-recognition features, drive away automatic locking Standard
Mercedes-Benz Maintenance System Plus display-inc: distance remaining to next maintenance, type of service due, reminders, brake-pad wear Standard
Multi-function display in instrument cluster-inc: trip computer, exterior temp gauge, maintenance system, digital speedometer, reminder & malfunction messages, audio status, navigation route guidance, tire pressure Standard
Electronic analog tachometer/fuel gauge Standard
Infrared rain-sensing aero-blade windshield wipers w/heated washer system Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard
Independent 4-link front suspension-inc: anti-lift control, stabilizer bar Standard
Driver/front passenger adaptive dual-stage airbags Standard
Programmable pwr folding heated mirrors-inc: memory, auto-dimming driver mirror, integrated LED turn signals Standard
Automatic dual-zone climate control Standard
Speed-sensitive pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Rear window defroster w/auto-shutoff based on time/driving speed/exterior temp Standard
Halogen front foglamps Standard
Auto-dimming rearview mirror Standard
COMAND cockpit management & data system-inc: hard drive-based navigation system Standard
18" x 8.5" front 9-spoke light aluminum wheels Standard
Anti-theft alarm system Standard
Integrated HomeLink compatible 3-button garage door control Standard
7-speed automatic transmission Standard
Illuminated emergency trunk release Standard
11-Speaker 600-watt harman/kardon LOGIC7 5.1 digital surround sound system w/5.1 channel amplifier, digital dynamic volume control Standard
Hands-free communication system w/voice control Standard
Pwr trunk w/button on drivers door & trunk lid & SmartKey Standard
Premium leather upholstery Standard
GPS navigation system w/20-GB hard drive Standard
P275/45R18 rear high performance tires Standard
Active Body Control (ABC)-inc: coil spring & electronically controlled hydraulic cylinder w/gas-pressurized shock absorber at each wheel, automatic all-wheel level control, driver-selectable ride-height control, automatic speed-sensitive lowering Standard
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/brake assist system Standard
Rear foglamp Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
City 14/hwy 21 (5.5L engine/7-speed auto trans) Standard
Laminated infrared-reflecting & noise insulating glass Standard
18" x 9.5" rear 9-spoke light aluminum wheels Standard
5.5L DOHC SMPI 32-valve V8 engine Standard
Pre-Safe system w/extended functions Standard
Independent multi-link rear suspension-inc: anti-squat, anti-dive system Standard
Parktronic Standard
P255/45R18 front high performance tires Standard
(2) rear head restraints w/pwr retractable, manually adjustable fore-aft Standard
Pwr tilt/slide tinted glass sunroof w/1-touch express open/close, memory Standard
AM/FM/Weatherband radio w/in-dash 6-disc CD changer, memory card slot Standard
Front passenger occupant classification system Standard
Front/rear side-impact airbags Standard
Bi-xenon high-intensity discharge headlamps-inc: polycarbonate lenses, automatic level control, heated headlamp washers, selectable light-sensing auto-on headlamps, automatic lamp substitution Standard
14-way pwr front bucket seats w/3-position memory, pneumatic lumbar support Standard
SmartKey infrared remote-inc: windows & sunroof open/close, active ventilated seats on Standard
Electronic stability program (ESP) Standard
Dual illuminated vanity mirrors Standard
Digital display-inc: speedometer, odometer, Touch Shift gear & mode selection Standard
Memory card slot for audio files Standard
Gloss Burl Walnut wood trim Standard
4-way pwr tilt/telescopic steering column w/memory Standard
Universal LATCH (lower anchors & tethers for children) system Standard
3-point seat belts w/emergency tensioning device, dual-stage belt force limiter Standard
Leather & wood-trimmed steering wheel-inc: audio & multi-function display control, programmable easy-exit feature, mounted shift buttons Standard
Tele Aid global positioning system (GPS) satellite system-inc: stolen vehicle recovery, remote door unlock service, automatic alarm/collision notification Standard
Sirius satellite radio Standard
Heated front seats Standard
4-wheel ventilated pwr disc brakes Standard

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