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R350 Wagon

General Pricing

Resale Value $50,240.00 $41,350.00 $39,300.00
Destination $875.00 $810.00 $810.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.5L V6 3.5L V6 3.5L V6
Horsepower 268 @ 6000 RPM 260 @ 6000 RPM 266 @ 6200 RPM
Torque 258 @ 2400 RPM 240 @ 4400 RPM 245 @ 4700 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 3498 3498 3456
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.7 X 3.4 3.8 X 3.2 3.7 X 3.3
Compression Ratio 10.7:1 10.3:1 10.8:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 15 19 18
Highway (mpg) 19 24 24

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 4949.4 4548.1 4490.8
Wheelbase (in.) 126.6 118.1 119.3
Length (in.) 203.0 200.8 200.2
Width (in.) 75.7 77.6 78.1
Height (in.) 65.4 73.0 70.7
Track Front (in.) 65.4 67.7 67.7
Track Rear (in.) 65.0 67.7 67.7
Ground Clearance (in.) 5.8 6.6 6.5

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 6 7 7
Front Headroom (in.) 39.8 42.1 39.1
Rear Headroom (in.) 40.4 41.6 38.0
Front Legroom (in.) 39.8 43.8 40.5
Rear Legroom (in.) 36.2 36.7 37.6
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 60.3 64.5 65.0
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 59.6 63.2 64.6
Front Hip Room (in.) 61.0 57.3 58.6
Rear Hip Room (in.) 61.3 66.0 66.1

Payload & Towing

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

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link torsion
Tires 255/50R19 235/55R18 235/55R18

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive 4x4 wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
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. N/A
Navigation Aid N/A Std. N/A

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. N/A Std.

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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