Comparison between:
• Mercedes-Benz CLS coupe (C219) CLS 320 CDI G-TRONIC (diesel, 2004)
• Mercedes-Benz CLS coupe (C219, facellift 2008) CLS 350 CGI G-TRONIC (petrol, 2008)
• Mercedes-Benz CLS coupe (C219) CLS 500 G-TRONIC (petrol, 2004)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

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

ManufacturerMercedes-BenzMercedes-BenzMercedes-Benz
SeriesCLSCLSCLS
Modelcoupe (C219) CLS 320 CDI G-TRONICcoupe (C219, facellift 2008) CLS 350 CGI G-TRONICcoupe (C219) CLS 500 G-TRONIC
First year of production200420082004
Last year of production200620102006

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

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

Body typecoupe (fixed-head coupé)coupe (fixed-head coupé)coupe (fixed-head coupé)
Number of doors4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Number of seats4 / 54 / 54 / 5
Wheelbase2854.00 mm (millimeters)
9.36 ft (feet)
112.36 in (inches)
2.8540 m (meters)
-2854.00 mm (millimeters)
9.36 ft (feet)
112.36 in (inches)
2.8540 m (meters)
Front track1593.00 mm (millimeters)
5.23 ft (feet)
62.72 in (inches)
1.5930 m (meters)
-1593.00 mm (millimeters)
5.23 ft (feet)
62.72 in (inches)
1.5930 m (meters)
Rear track1603.00 mm (millimeters)
5.26 ft (feet)
63.11 in (inches)
1.6030 m (meters)
-1603.00 mm (millimeters)
5.26 ft (feet)
63.11 in (inches)
1.6030 m (meters)
Length4913.00 mm (millimeters)
16.12 ft (feet)
193.43 in (inches)
4.9130 m (meters)
4913.00 mm (millimeters)
16.12 ft (feet)
193.43 in (inches)
4.9130 m (meters)
4913.00 mm (millimeters)
16.12 ft (feet)
193.43 in (inches)
4.9130 m (meters)
Width1873.00 mm (millimeters)
6.15 ft (feet)
73.74 in (inches)
1.8730 m (meters)
1873.00 mm (millimeters)
6.15 ft (feet)
73.74 in (inches)
1.8730 m (meters)
1873.00 mm (millimeters)
6.15 ft (feet)
73.74 in (inches)
1.8730 m (meters)
Height1403.00 mm (millimeters)
4.60 ft (feet)
55.24 in (inches)
1.4030 m (meters)
1403.00 mm (millimeters)
4.60 ft (feet)
55.24 in (inches)
1.4030 m (meters)
1390.00 mm (millimeters)
4.56 ft (feet)
54.72 in (inches)
1.3900 m (meters)
Ground clearance---
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity505.0 l (liters)
17.83 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.51 m3 (cubic meters)
505000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
495.0 l (liters)
17.48 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.49 m3 (cubic meters)
495000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
495.0 l (liters)
17.48 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.49 m3 (cubic meters)
495000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity---
Curb weight1740 kg (kilograms)
3836.04 lbs (pounds)
1660 kg (kilograms)
3659.67 lbs (pounds)
1735 kg (kilograms)
3825.02 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2280 kg (kilograms)
5026.54 lbs (pounds)
2200 kg (kilograms)
4850.17 lbs (pounds)
2275 kg (kilograms)
5015.52 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank80.0 l (liters)
17.60 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.13 US gal (US gallons)
80.0 l (liters)
17.60 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.13 US gal (US gallons)
80.0 l (liters)
17.60 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.13 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

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

Type of fueldieselpetrolpetrol
Type of fuel systemcommon railmulti-point fuel injection (MPFI)multi-point fuel injection (MPFI)
Engine modelOM 642 DE 30 LAM 272 DE 35M 113 E 50
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement2987 cc (cubic centimeters)3498 cc (cubic centimeters)4966 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
Type of aspirationturbonaturally aspiratednaturally aspirated
Compression ratio18.00 : 112.20 : 110.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engineV engineV engine
Number of cylinders6 (six)6 (six)8 (eight)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)3 (three)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)83.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.27 in (inches)
0.0830 m (meters)
92.90 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.66 in (inches)
0.0929 m (meters)
97.00 mm (millimeters)
0.32 ft (feet)
3.82 in (inches)
0.0970 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)92.00 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.62 in (inches)
0.0920 m (meters)
86.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.39 in (inches)
0.0860 m (meters)
84.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.31 in (inches)
0.0840 m (meters)

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 power224 hp (horse power)
167.0 kW (kilowatts)
227.1 ps (metric horsepower)
292 hp (horse power)
217.7 kW (kilowatts)
296.1 ps (metric horsepower)
306 hp (horse power)
228.2 kW (kilowatts)
310.3 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at3800 rpm (revolutions per minute)6400 rpm (revolutions per minute)5600 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque510 Nm (newton meters)
52.0 kgm (kilogram meters)
376.2 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
365 Nm (newton meters)
37.2 kgm (kilogram meters)
269.2 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
460 Nm (newton meters)
46.9 kgm (kilogram meters)
339.3 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at1600 - 2800 rpm (revolutions per minute)3000 - 5100 rpm (revolutions per minute)2700 - 4250 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM---
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.00 s (seconds)6.70 s (seconds)6.10 s (seconds)
Maximum speed246 km/h (kilometers per hour)
152.86 mph (miles per hour)
250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient-0.3-

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)10.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.33 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.80 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
22.19 mpg (miles per gallon)
5.86 mpl (miles per liter)
9.43 km/l (kilometers per liter)
13.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.86 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.43 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
18.09 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.78 mpl (miles per liter)
7.69 km/l (kilometers per liter)
16.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
3.61 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
4.33 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
14.34 mpg (miles per gallon)
3.79 mpl (miles per liter)
6.10 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)5.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.30 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.56 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
39.87 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.53 mpl (miles per liter)
16.95 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.54 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.85 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
33.60 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.88 mpl (miles per liter)
14.29 km/l (kilometers per liter)
8.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.83 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.19 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
28.34 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.49 mpl (miles per liter)
12.05 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)7.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.67 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.01 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
30.95 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.18 mpl (miles per liter)
13.16 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.00 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.40 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
25.85 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.83 mpl (miles per liter)
10.99 km/l (kilometers per liter)
11.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.49 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.99 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
20.82 mpg (miles per gallon)
5.50 mpl (miles per liter)
8.85 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standardEURO IVEURO IVEURO IV
Catalytic converter---
CO2 emissions--268 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 model7 G-TRONIC7 G-TRONIC7 G-TRONIC
Type of transmissionautomaticautomaticautomatic
Number of automatic gears7 (seven)7 (seven)7 (seven)
Number of manual gears---
Final drive ratio---
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)

Steering

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

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steeringelectricelectricelectric
Turning circle diameter11.20 m (meters)
36.75 ft (feet)
440.94 in (inches)
11.20 m (meters)
36.75 ft (feet)
440.94 in (inches)
11.20 m (meters)
36.75 ft (feet)
440.94 in (inches)

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

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

Brakes

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 discsventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscsventilated discsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYes

Wheels

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

Rim sizeR17R17R18
Tyre code245/45 R17245/45 R17245/40 R18