Mercedes-Benz CLS Shooting Brake (X218) CLS 500 G-TRONIC (408 hp, petrol, 2012) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

station wagon (estate, combi), 5 doors, 4 / 5 seats, dimensions: 4956.00 mm x 1881.00 mm x 1416.00 mm, weight: 1955 kg, engine displacement: 4663 cc, 8 cylinders, 4 valves per cylinder, max power: 408 hp @ 5000 - 5750 rpm, max torque: 600 Nm @ 1600 - 4750 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 5.00 s, max speed: 250 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): - / 7, fuel type: petrol, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): 12.8 l / 7.2 l / 9.3 l, rims: R18, tyres: 255/40 R18
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Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ModelShooting Brake (X218) CLS 500 G-TRONIC
First year of production2012
Last year of production-

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typestation wagon (estate, combi)
Number of doors5 (five)
Number of seats4 / 5
Wheelbase2874.00 mm (millimeters)
9.43 ft (feet)
113.15 in (inches)
2.8740 m (meters)
Front track1596.00 mm (millimeters)
5.24 ft (feet)
62.83 in (inches)
1.5960 m (meters)
Rear track1626.00 mm (millimeters)
5.33 ft (feet)
64.02 in (inches)
1.6260 m (meters)
Length4956.00 mm (millimeters)
16.26 ft (feet)
195.12 in (inches)
4.9560 m (meters)
Width1881.00 mm (millimeters)
6.17 ft (feet)
74.06 in (inches)
1.8810 m (meters)
Height1416.00 mm (millimeters)
4.65 ft (feet)
55.75 in (inches)
1.4160 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity590.0 l (liters)
20.84 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.59 m3 (cubic meters)
590000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity1550.0 l (liters)
54.74 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.55 m3 (cubic meters)
1550000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1955 kg (kilograms)
4310.04 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2480 kg (kilograms)
5467.46 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank80.0 l (liters)
17.60 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.13 US gal (US gallons)


Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelpetrol
Type of fuel systemdirect injection
Engine modelM 278 DE 46 AL red.
Engine locationlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement4663 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type-
Type of aspirationturbo
Compression ratio10.50 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engine
Number of cylinders8 (eight)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)-
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)-

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power408 hp (horse power)
304.2 kW (kilowatts)
413.7 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5000 - 5750 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque600 Nm (newton meters)
61.2 kgm (kilogram meters)
442.5 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at1600 - 4750 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h5.00 s (seconds)
Maximum speed250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)12.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.82 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.38 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
18.38 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.85 mpl (miles per liter)
7.81 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)7.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.58 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.90 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
32.67 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.63 mpl (miles per liter)
13.89 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)9.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.05 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.46 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
25.29 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.68 mpl (miles per liter)
10.75 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standardEURO V
CO2 emissions216 - 214 g/km (grammes per kilometer)

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model7G-TRONIC PLUS
Type of transmissionautomatic
Number of automatic gears7 (seven)
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)


Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinion
Type of power steeringelectric
Turning circle diameter11.27 m (meters)
36.98 ft (feet)
443.70 in (inches)


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - independent suspension
- coil springs
- MacPherson strut
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
Type of rear suspension - independent suspension
- multi-link suspension


Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)Yes


Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim sizeR18
Tyre code255/40 R18

Compared to average values

The difference in percent between the values of some of the vehicle's characteristics and their average values.

Wheelbase+ 8%
Front track+ 6%
Rear track+ 8%
Length+ 10%
Width+ 6%
Height- 6%
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity+ 31%
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity+ 12%
Curb weight+ 37%
Maximum weight+ 27%
Capacity of the fuel tank+ 30%
Engine displacement+ 107%
Maximum power+ 157%
Maximum torque+ 126%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h- 51%
Maximum speed+ 24%
Fuel consumption (urban)+ 27%
Fuel consumption (extra urban)+ 16%
Fuel consumption (combined)+ 26%