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Mercedes-Benz R-Class
2012 Mercedes-Benz R-Class
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$52,690
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2021 Volvo XC90
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Overview

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
N/A
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 21 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 30 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.1 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.8 gallons
Seating Capacity
6 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
302 hp @ 6500 rpm
250 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque
273 lb-ft @ 6500 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
Transmission
N/A
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
5,622 lbs
4,374 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
4,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
18 MPG
25 MPG
City
16 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
21 MPG
30 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.2 Tons/yr
7.2 (Est) Tons/yr
EPA rating
3
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
21.1 gallons
18.8 gallons
Cruising Range City
337.6 miles
394.8 miles
Cruising Range Highway
443.1 miles
564 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
203.1 in
194.9 in
Height
65.4 in
69.9 in
Max Width
85.4 in
79.1 in
Front Width
65.5 in
65.7 in
Rear Width
65 in
65.8 in
Wheelbase
126.6 in
117.5 in
Ground Clearance
5.8 in
9.4 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
6 seater
7 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
39.8 in
40.9 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.8 in
38.9 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
60.3 in
57.7 in
Front Seat Hip Room
N/A
56 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
36.2 in
37 in
Rear Seat Headroom
40.4 in
38.5 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
59.6 in
56.5 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
N/A
56.5 in
Third Row Leg Room
32.4 in
31.9 in
Third Row Headroom
37.2 in
36.3 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
52.8 in
46.9 in
Third Row Hip Room
N/A
44.9 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
85 ft³
65.5 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
42.2 ft³
35.6 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
15.2 ft³
12.6 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr Rack-&-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
41 ft
39.7 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
19" x 8.0"
19" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 8.0"
19" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Independent
Double Wishbone
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P255/50R19
P235/55HR19
Rear Tire
P255/50R19
P235/55HR19
Spare Tire
P195/75R18
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Bright Silver Metallic
  • Crystal White Metallic
  • Denim Blue Metallic
  • Ice White
  • Onyx Black Metallic
  • Savile Grey Metallic
  • Thunder Grey Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Almond Beige, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Ash, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Black, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Blond, Leatherette Upholstery w/Blonde Interior
  • Charcoal, Leatherette Upholstery

Optional Interior Materials

  • Almond Beige, Leather seat trim
  • Almond Beige/Black, Leather seat trim
  • Ash, Leather seat trim
  • Ash/Black, Leather seat trim
  • Black, Leather seat trim
  • Blond, Leather Upholstery w/Blonde Interior
  • Charcoal, Leather Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Not Available
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Optional
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Entertainment System
Optional
Not Available
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
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Standard

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Optional
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Optional
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Standard
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
Rear Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
Maintenance
N/A
3 Years / 36,000 Miles