Used 2008 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Features & Specs

2008 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
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Starting MSRP: $86,700
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Combined MPG16
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Base Engine Typegas
Total Seating5
Drivetrainrear wheel drive


Starting MSRP: $86,700
Exterior Colors
  • Pewter Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Barolo Red Metallic
  • Arctic White
  • Black
  • Jade Green Metallic
  • Majestic Black Metallic
  • Flint Grey Metallic
  • Capri Blue Metallic
  • Andorite Grey Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Black, premium leather
  • Cashmere/Savanna, premium leather
  • Grey/Dark Grey, premium leather
  • Grey/Dark Grey, leather
  • Black, leather
  • Cashmere/Savanna, leather


Starting MSRP: $86,700
electronic brakeforce distribution yes
post-collision safety system yes
dusk sensing headlampsyes
Passenger head restraint whiplash protection system yes
adaptive headlights yes
Turn signal mirrorsyes
Rear door child safety locks yes
Rear multi-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
high pressure washers headlampsyes
brake drying yes
stability control yes
cornering lights yes
front and rear seatbelt pretensionersyes
4-wheel ABSyes
remote anti-theft alarm system yes
traction control yes
auto delay off headlampsyes
daytime running lights yes
front and rear head airbagsyes
pre-collision safety system yes
Emergency interior trunk release yes
dual front and dual rear side-mounted airbagsyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyes
engine immobilizer yes
Emergency braking assist yes
self-leveling headlightsyes
xenon high intensity discharge headlampyes
2 front headrestsyes

Comfort & Convenience

Starting MSRP: $86,700
remote trunk release yes
universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)yes
trunk light yes
leather and wood trim on center consoleyes
alloy, leather and wood trim on doorsyes
front and rear door pocketsyes
extended cabin heating yes
alloy and wood trim on dashyes
leather steering wheelyes
overhead console with storage yes
retained accessory power yes
alloy trim on shift knobyes
front and rear cupholdersyes
Climate controlyes
front seatback storage yes
front and rear reading lights yes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
Rear floor matsyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirroryes
interior active charcoal air filter yes
speed-proportional power steering yes
Transmission controls and audio controls on steering wheelyes
12V rear power outlet(s)yes
turn signal in mirrors yes
cruise control yes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes


Starting MSRP: $86,700
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)14/21 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)333.2/499.8 mi.
Fuel tank capacity23.8 gal.
Combined MPG16
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)


Starting MSRP: $86,700
Torque391 ft-lbs. @ 2800 rpm
Base engine size5.5 L
Horsepower382 hp @ 6000 rpm
Turning circle40.0 ft.
Base engine typegas
Valve timingVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)


Starting MSRP: $86,700
Front track63.0 in.
Maximum cargo capacity16.3 cu.ft.
Curb weight4465 lbs.
Gross weight5655 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place16.3 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.26 Cd.
Length205.0 in.
Ground clearance5.8 in.
Height58.0 in.
EPA interior volume125.7 cu.ft.
Wheel base124.6 in.
Width73.7 in.
Rear track63.2 in.


Starting MSRP: $86,700
height adjustable driver seatyes
multi-level heating driver seatyes
14 -way power passenger seatyes
Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar support yes
height adjustable passenger seatyes
Front leg room41.9 in.
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar support yes
leather yes
bucket front seatsyes
Front head room37.8 in.
Front shoulder room59.1 in.
14 -way power driver seatyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyes


Starting MSRP: $86,700
Rear head room38.5 in.
Rear leg room42.3 in.
Rear shoulder room58.7 in.
folding with storage center armrestyes
rear ventilation ducts yes

Drive Train

Starting MSRP: $86,700
transmission hill holder yes
Drive typerear wheel drive
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic

Power Feature

Starting MSRP: $86,700
Reverse tilt passenger mirror provides curb view when vehicle in reverseyes
remote window operation yes
4 one-touch power windowsyes
Power mirrorsyes
remote keyless power door locks yes
Heated mirrorsyes


Starting MSRP: $86,700
compass yes
tachometer yes
low fuel level warningyes
external temperature display yes
clock yes
trip computer yes


Starting MSRP: $86,700
multi-link rear suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
multi-link front suspensionyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyes


Starting MSRP: $86,700
Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Rust4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Tires and Wheels

Starting MSRP: $86,700
inside mounted spare tireyes
Steel spare wheelyes
temporary spare tireyes
All season tiresyes
18 x 8.5 in. wheelsyes
255/45R H tiresyes
alloy wheelsyes