Compare Mercedes-Benz M-Class Hybrid vs Mercedes-Benz R-Class vs Saab 9-7X

Mercedes-Benz M-Class Hybrid
2011 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Hybrid
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$55,790
Starting Price (MSRP)
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Mercedes-Benz R-Class
2012 Mercedes-Benz R-Class
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$52,690
Starting Price (MSRP)
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Saab 9-7X
2009 Saab 9-7X
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$42,615
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Overview

Engine
3.5L V6 Hybrid
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
4.2L Inline-6 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Transmission
4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 21 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 14 MPG
Hwy: 20 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
27.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.1 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
22 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
6 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.5L V6 Hybrid
3.5L V6 Gas
4.2L Inline-6 Gas
Horsepower
163 combined
302 hp @ 6500 rpm
285 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
365 combined
273 lb-ft @ 6500 rpm
276 lb-ft @ 4600 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
7-Speed Automatic
4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
5,247 lbs
5,622 lbs
4,720 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
22 MPG
18 MPG
16 MPG
City
20 MPG
16 MPG
14 MPG
Highway
24 MPG
21 MPG
20 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.5 Tons/yr
10.2 Tons/yr
N/A
EPA rating
5
3
3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
27.2 gallons
21.1 gallons
22 gallons
Cruising Range City
544 miles
337.6 miles
308 miles
Cruising Range Highway
652.8 miles
443.1 miles
440 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
188.2 in
203.1 in
193.2 in
Height
71.5 in
65.4 in
68.5 in
Max Width
76.3 in
85.4 in
75.4 in
Front Width
64 in
65.5 in
62.7 in
Rear Width
64.1 in
65 in
62 in
Wheelbase
114.7 in
126.6 in
113 in
Ground Clearance
8.3 in
5.8 in
7.72 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
6 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.2 in
39.8 in
41.4 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.9 in
39.8 in
38.3 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
59.8 in
60.3 in
58.5 in
Front Seat Hip Room
58.3 in
N/A
55.5 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
40 in
36.2 in
37.1 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.8 in
40.4 in
39.6 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
59.8 in
59.6 in
58.5 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
58.3 in
N/A
58.1 in
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
32.4 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
N/A
37.2 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
52.8 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
72.4 ft³
85 ft³
80.1 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
29.4 ft³
42.2 ft³
39.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
N/A
15.2 ft³
N/A

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Pwr Rack-&-Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
37.9 ft
41 ft
37.7 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
19" x 8.0"
18" x 8.0"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
19" x 8.0"
18" x 8.0"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Double Wishbone w/stabilizer bar
Independent
Independent
Rear Suspension
4-Arm multilink w/stabilizer bar
Multi-Link
5-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P235/65R17
P255/50R19
P255/55R18
Rear Tire
P235/65R17
P255/50R19
P255/55R18
Spare Tire
Compact
P195/75R18
P255/60R17

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ash, Leather seat trim
  • Ash, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Black, Leather seat trim
  • Black, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Cashmere, Leather seat trim
  • Cashmere, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Almond Beige, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Ash, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Black, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Carbon Black, Leather-appointed Seat Trim
  • Desert Sand, Leather-appointed Seat Trim

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Almond Beige, Leather seat trim
  • Almond Beige/Black, Leather seat trim
  • Ash, Leather seat trim
  • Ash/Black, Leather seat trim
  • Black, Leather seat trim
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Standard
Standard
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Standard
Standard

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Optional
Optional
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Optional
Optional
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
6 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
N/A
Emissions
2 Years / 24,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Long Term California
7 Years / 70,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles
Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
Short Term California
3 Years / 50,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
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