Used 2008 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class SUV Features & Specs

2008 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
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Starting MSRP: $55,900
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Combined MPG15
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Base Engine Typegas
Total Seating7
Drivetrainall wheel drive


Starting MSRP: $55,900
Exterior Colors
  • Pewter Metallic
  • Barolo Red Metallic
  • Capri Blue Metallic
  • Verde Brook Metallic
  • Sand Beige Metallic
  • Arctic White
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Black
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Ash, leather
  • Macadamia, leather
  • Ash, leatherette
  • Macadamia, leatherette
  • Black, leather
  • Black, leatherette


Starting MSRP: $55,900
electronic brakeforce distribution yes
post-collision safety system yes
dusk sensing headlampsyes
Passenger head restraint whiplash protection system yes
Turn signal mirrorsyes
Rear height adjustable headrests yes
child seat anchors yes
front fog/driving lights yes
3 rear headrestsyes
tire pressure monitoring yes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation yes
Rear center 3-point belt yes
front, rear and third row seatbelt pretensionersyes
stability control yes
front, rear and third row head airbagsyes
4-wheel ABSyes
remote anti-theft alarm system yes
traction control yes
auto delay off headlampsyes
daytime running lights yes
dual front and dual rear side-mounted airbagsyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyes
engine immobilizer yes
Emergency braking assist yes
2 front headrestsyes

Comfort & Convenience

Starting MSRP: $55,900
wood trim on doorsyes
wood trim on center consoleyes
Climate controlyes
universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)yes
front seatback storage yes
first aid kit yes
front and rear reading lights yes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
front and rear door pocketsyes
Rear floor matsyes
12V rear and 12V cargo area power outlet(s)yes
interior active charcoal air filter yes
speed-proportional power steering yes
Transmission controls and audio controls on steering wheelyes
cargo area light yes
wood trim on dashyes
retained accessory power yes
turn signal in mirrors yes
front, rear and 3rd row cupholdersyes
leather and alloy steering wheelyes
alloy trim on shift knobyes
cruise control yes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes


Starting MSRP: $55,900
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)13/18 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)343.2/475.2 mi.
Fuel tank capacity26.4 gal.
Combined MPG15
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)


Starting MSRP: $55,900
Torque339 ft-lbs. @ 2700 rpm
Base engine size4.7 L
Horsepower335 hp @ 6000 rpm
Turning circle39.7 ft.
Base engine typegas
Valve timingVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)


Starting MSRP: $55,900
Front track65.0 in.
Maximum cargo capacity83.3 cu.ft.
Curb weight5280 lbs.
Gross weight6461 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place14.3 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.40 Cd.
Angle of approach33.0 degrees
Maximum payload1212 lbs.
Angle of departure27.0 degrees
Length200.6 in.
Maximum towing capacity7500 lbs.
Ground clearance7.9 in.
Height72.4 in.
Wheel base121.1 in.
Width75.6 in.
Rear track65.1 in.


Starting MSRP: $55,900
height adjustable driver seatyes
multi-level heating driver seatyes
height adjustable passenger seatyes
Front leg room40.3 in.
8 -way power driver seatyes
bucket front seatsyes
Front head room40.1 in.
8 -way power passenger seatyes
leatherette yes
Front shoulder room58.3 in.
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar support yes
multi-level heating passenger seatyes


Starting MSRP: $55,900
Rear head room40.6 in.
Rear leg room39.5 in.
Rear shoulder room58.9 in.
folding center armrestyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
power folding split-bench third row seatsyes
reclining rear seatsyes
rear ventilation ducts yes

Drive Train

Starting MSRP: $55,900
descent control yes
transmission hill holder yes
Drive typeall wheel drive
mechanical center differentialyes
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic

Power Feature

Starting MSRP: $55,900
4 one-touch power windowsyes
Power mirrorsyes
remote keyless power door locks yes
Heated mirrorsyes
remote window operation yes


Starting MSRP: $55,900
tachometer yes
low fuel level warningyes
external temperature display yes
clock yes
trip computer yes


Starting MSRP: $55,900
multi-link rear suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
double wishbone front suspensionyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyes


Starting MSRP: $55,900
Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Rust4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Tires and Wheels

Starting MSRP: $55,900
inside mounted spare tireyes
Steel spare wheelyes
temporary spare tireyes
265/60R H tiresyes
All season tiresyes
18 x 8.5 in. wheelsyes
alloy wheelsyes