Compare Acura RL vs Mercedes-Benz E-Class Hybrid

Overview

Engine
3.7L V6 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Hybrid
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 24 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.4 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.1 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
13.8 ft³
Trunk Volume
15.9 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.7L V6 Gas
3.5L V6 Hybrid
Horsepower
300 hp @ 6300 rpm
329 hp @ 6500 rpm
Torque
271 lb-ft @ 5000 rpm
457 lb-ft
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,099 lbs
4,189 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
20 MPG
26 MPG
City
17 MPG
24 MPG
Highway
24 MPG
29 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.1 Tons/yr
6.9 (Est) Tons/yr
EPA rating
4
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
19.4 gallons
21.1 gallons
Cruising Range City
329.8 miles
506.4 miles
Cruising Range Highway
465.6 miles
611.9 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
195.8 in
192.1 in
Height
57.2 in
57.9 in
Max Width
72.7 in
73 in
Front Width
62 in
63 in
Rear Width
62.4 in
63.7 in
Wheelbase
110.2 in
113.2 in
Ground Clearance
5.7 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.4 in
41.3 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.5 in
37.9 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.5 in
57.8 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.1 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
36.3 in
35.8 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.2 in
38.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56.1 in
56.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
54 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
13.8 ft³
15.9 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.7 ft
36.9 ft

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
18" x 8.0"
17" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8.0"
17" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Independent
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P245/45VR18
P245/45HR17
Rear Tire
P245/45VR18
P245/45HR17
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Black
  • Polar White

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Dolomite Brown Metallic
  • Indigo Blue Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Palladium Silver Metallic
  • Steel Gray Metallic
  • designo Cardinal Red Metallic
  • designo Diamond White Metallic
  • designo Graphite
  • designo Mocha Black
  • designo Mystic Brown
  • designo Magno Alanite Grey
  • designo Magno Cashmere White

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ebony, Perforated Leather seat trim
  • Seacoast, Perforated Leather seat trim
  • Taupe, Perforated Leather seat trim
  • Black, Leather Upholstery w/181
  • Black, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • Crystal Gray/Black, Leather Upholstery w/181
  • Crystal Gray/Black, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • Crystal/Seashell Gray, Leather Upholstery w/181
  • Crystal/Seashell Gray, MB-Tex Upholstery
  • Silk Beige/Espresso Brown, Leather Upholstery w/181
  • Silk Beige/Espresso Brown, MB-Tex Upholstery

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Crystal Gray/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Crystal/Seashell Gray, Leather Upholstery
  • Espresso Brown/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Porcelain/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Silk Beige/Espresso Brown, Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Crystal Gray/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Crystal/Seashell Gray, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Espresso Brown/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Porcelain/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Silk Beige/Espresso Brown, Nappa Leather Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Optional
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Not Available
Optional
Premium Sound System
Standard
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Optional
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Entertainment System
Not Available
Optional
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Standard
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Optional
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Not Available
Optional
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Standard
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard
Seat Memory
Standard
Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Standard
Seat-Massage
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Start
Standard
Optional
Telematics
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Not Available
Optional
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Optional
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Optional
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Optional
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Drivetrain
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
N/A
8 Years / 80,000 Miles
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