Specs

Research 2008 Mercedes-Benz C-Class specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

3.0L Sport C300 Sport Sedan

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x 1.26
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.86
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.4

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

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

Engine

Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V6
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 221 @ 2700 - 5000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 228 @ 6000
Fuel System - TBD -
Displacement 3.0L/183
Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Order Code

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 182.3
Wheelbase (in) 108.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 56.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.4

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Volume (ft³) 89.0
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Front Head Room (in) 37.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.1
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) 36.9
Second Leg Room (in) 33.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.7

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.5

Summary

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

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) 3-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) 5-Arm Multi-link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -

Tires

Front Tire Size P225/45R17
Rear Tire Size P245/40R17
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size - TBD -
Rear Tire Size - TBD -

Trailering

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

Transmission

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Order Code 427
Trans Order Code 411
Trans Type 7
Trans Type 6
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Description Cont. Again
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.38
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.10
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.86
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.78
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.92
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.75
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.25
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 (R2 2.23)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.63
Clutch Size (in)
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.07
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3527
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3560

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.5