Research 1999 Mercedes-Benz E-Class specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

E300 Diesel Sedan


Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 1.1
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.4 x 0.4
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.3

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 100
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -


Fuel System Turbocharged EMFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 244 @ 1600-3000
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Diesel I6
Displacement 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 174 @ 4400

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.9
Track Width, Front (in) 60.2
Height, Overall (in) 56.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.8
Length, Overall (in) 189.4
Wheelbase (in) 111.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3
Front Head Room (in) 37.6
Second Leg Room (in) 36.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.1
Second Hip Room (in) 55.9
Front Hip Room (in) 54.9
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 95
Second Head Room (in) 37.2


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26


Steering Type Variable Rate Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.3
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.24


Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Body Style 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz E-Class


Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link


Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size 235/45ZR17
Front Tire Size 215/55R16
Rear Tire Size 235/45ZR17
Rear Tire Size 215/55R16
Spare Tire Size Full-Size


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.41
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.93
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.46
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.10 (1.82 Winter Mode)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)


EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3640


Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) Full-Size
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5