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2008 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

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Specs

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

5.5L V8 S550 Sedan

Brakes

Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.2 x - TBD -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x - TBD -
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) 16.3

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

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

Engine

Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 391 @ 2800 - 4800
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 5.5L/333
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 382 @ 6000

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.2
Track Width, Front (in) 63.2
Height, Overall (in) 58.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.7
Length, Overall (in) 205.0
Wheelbase (in) 124.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.8

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9
Front Head Room (in) 37.8
Second Leg Room (in) 42.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.7
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 109.0
Second Head Room (in) 38.5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Type Vehicle-Speed-Sensitive
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -

Summary

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

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/5-Arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Rear Independent

Tires

Front Tire Size - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P255/45R18
Rear Tire Size - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P255/45R18
Spare Tire Size - TBD -

Trailering

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

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 (R2 2.23)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.92
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.86
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.38
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 7
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.65
Clutch Size (in)

Vehicle

EPA Classification Large

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4465

Wheels

Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x - TBD -