Comparison between:
• Mercedes-Benz E-class (W211) E 320 CDI (diesel, 2005)
• Mercedes-Benz E-class (W211) E 220 CDI (diesel, 2002)
• Mercedes-Benz E-class (W211) E 270 CDI (diesel, 2002)

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
SeriesE-classE-classE-class
Model(W211) E 320 CDI(W211) E 220 CDI(W211) E 270 CDI
First year of production200520022002
Last year of production200920092005

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

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

Body typesedan (saloon)sedan (saloon)sedan (saloon)
Number of doors4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
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)
2854.00 mm (millimeters)
9.36 ft (feet)
112.36 in (inches)
2.8540 m (meters)
Front track1577.00 mm (millimeters)
5.17 ft (feet)
62.09 in (inches)
1.5770 m (meters)
1577.00 mm (millimeters)
5.17 ft (feet)
62.09 in (inches)
1.5770 m (meters)
1577.00 mm (millimeters)
5.17 ft (feet)
62.09 in (inches)
1.5770 m (meters)
Rear track1570.00 mm (millimeters)
5.15 ft (feet)
61.81 in (inches)
1.5700 m (meters)
1570.00 mm (millimeters)
5.15 ft (feet)
61.81 in (inches)
1.5700 m (meters)
1570.00 mm (millimeters)
5.15 ft (feet)
61.81 in (inches)
1.5700 m (meters)
Length4818.00 mm (millimeters)
15.81 ft (feet)
189.69 in (inches)
4.8180 m (meters)
4818.00 mm (millimeters)
15.81 ft (feet)
189.69 in (inches)
4.8180 m (meters)
4818.00 mm (millimeters)
15.81 ft (feet)
189.69 in (inches)
4.8180 m (meters)
Width1822.00 mm (millimeters)
5.98 ft (feet)
71.73 in (inches)
1.8220 m (meters)
1822.00 mm (millimeters)
5.98 ft (feet)
71.73 in (inches)
1.8220 m (meters)
1822.00 mm (millimeters)
5.98 ft (feet)
71.73 in (inches)
1.8220 m (meters)
Height1452.00 mm (millimeters)
4.76 ft (feet)
57.17 in (inches)
1.4520 m (meters)
1452.00 mm (millimeters)
4.76 ft (feet)
57.17 in (inches)
1.4520 m (meters)
1452.00 mm (millimeters)
4.76 ft (feet)
57.17 in (inches)
1.4520 m (meters)
Ground clearance---
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity540.0 l (liters)
19.07 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.54 m3 (cubic meters)
540000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
540.0 l (liters)
19.07 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.54 m3 (cubic meters)
540000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
540.0 l (liters)
19.07 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.54 m3 (cubic meters)
540000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity---
Curb weight1670 kg (kilograms)
3681.72 lbs (pounds)
1610 kg (kilograms)
3549.44 lbs (pounds)
1665 kg (kilograms)
3670.70 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2265 kg (kilograms)
4993.47 lbs (pounds)
2145 kg (kilograms)
4728.92 lbs (pounds)
2200 kg (kilograms)
4850.17 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank80.0 l (liters)
17.60 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.13 US gal (US gallons)
65.0 l (liters)
14.30 UK gal (UK gallons)
17.17 US gal (US gallons)
65.0 l (liters)
14.30 UK gal (UK gallons)
17.17 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

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

Type of fueldieseldieseldiesel
Type of fuel systemcommon railcommon railcommon rail
Engine model---
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement2987 cc (cubic centimeters)2148 cc (cubic centimeters)2685 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type---
Type of aspirationturboturboturbo
Compression ratio18.00 : 118.00 : 118.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders6 (six)4 (four)5 (five)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)83.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.27 in (inches)
0.0830 m (meters)
88.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.46 in (inches)
0.0880 m (meters)
88.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.46 in (inches)
0.0880 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)
88.30 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.48 in (inches)
0.0883 m (meters)
88.30 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.48 in (inches)
0.0883 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)
150 hp (horse power)
111.9 kW (kilowatts)
152.1 ps (metric horsepower)
177 hp (horse power)
132.0 kW (kilowatts)
179.5 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at3800 rpm (revolutions per minute)4200 rpm (revolutions per minute)4200 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque510 Nm (newton meters)
52.0 kgm (kilogram meters)
376.2 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
340 Nm (newton meters)
34.7 kgm (kilogram meters)
250.8 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
400 Nm (newton meters)
40.8 kgm (kilogram meters)
295.0 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at1600 rpm (revolutions per minute)2000 rpm (revolutions per minute)1800 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM---
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h6.80 s (seconds)10.10 s (seconds)9.00 s (seconds)
Maximum speed250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
220 km/h (kilometers per hour)
136.70 mph (miles per hour)
233 km/h (kilometers per hour)
144.78 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient---

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)10.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.27 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.72 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
22.84 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.03 mpl (miles per liter)
9.71 km/l (kilometers per liter)
8.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.94 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.32 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
26.73 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.06 mpl (miles per liter)
11.36 km/l (kilometers per liter)
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)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)5.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.23 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.48 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
42.00 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.10 mpl (miles per liter)
17.86 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.10 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.32 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
47.04 mpg (miles per gallon)
12.43 mpl (miles per liter)
20.00 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.12 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.35 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
46.12 mpg (miles per gallon)
12.18 mpl (miles per liter)
19.61 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)-6.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.39 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.66 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
37.34 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.86 mpl (miles per liter)
15.87 km/l (kilometers per liter)
6.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.47 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.77 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
35.11 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.27 mpl (miles per liter)
14.93 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standardEuro IVEuro III-
Catalytic converter---
CO2 emissions---

Transmission, drive type

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

Transmission model---
Type of transmissionautomaticmanualmanual
Number of automatic gears7 (seven)--
Number of manual gears-6 (six)6 (six)
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 steeringhydraulichydraulichydraulic
Turning circle diameter---

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - double wishbones - double wishbones - double wishbones
Type of rear suspension - coil springs - coil springs - coil springs

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 brakesventilated discsdiscsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYes

Wheels

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

Rim size-6.5J R16-
Tyre code225/55 R16205/60 R16225/55 R16