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2011 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class Comparisons

CLS550 Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $74,000.00 $72,700.00 $76,100.00
Destination $875.00 $875.00 $875.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 5.5L V8 5.0L V8 5.2L V10
Horsepower 382 @ 6000 RPM 385 @ 6500 RPM 435 @ 6800 RPM
Torque 391 @ 2800 RPM 380 @ 3500 RPM 398 @ 3000 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 5461 5000 5204
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.9 X 3.6 3.6 X 3.7 3.3 X 3.7
Compression Ratio 10.7:1 11.5:1 12.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 14 16 14
Highway (mpg) 21 23 19

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 4045.5 4045.5 4486.4
Wheelbase (in.) 112.4 119.4 112.1
Length (in.) 193.6 201.7 193.5
Width (in.) 73.7 74.6 79.2
Height (in.) 55.9 57.0 57.0
Track Front (in.) 62.5 64.0 62.8
Track Rear (in.) 63.1 63.1 62.0
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 4 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 36.9 38.4 37.5
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.1 38.6 37.8
Front Legroom (in.) 42.1 41.5 41.3
Rear Legroom (in.) 35.0 38.9 36.9
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 56.3 58.3 57.1
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 56.0 58.2 55.9
Front Hip Room (in.) 58.0 58.3 N/A
Rear Hip Room (in.) 57.6 58.3 N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 104.3 N/A 96.2

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut wishbone multi-link
Rear Suspension multi-link wishbone multi-link
Tires 245/40R18 245/45R19 265/35R19

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive rear wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player N/A Yes N/A
CD Changer Yes N/A Yes
DVD Player Std. Std. Std.
Navigation Aid Std. Std. Std.

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes Yes Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag Std. N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof Std. Std. Std.

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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