Used 2008 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan Features & Specs

Overview

Starting MSRP: $86,700
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Starting MSRP: $89,700
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Starting MSRP: $144,200
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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic7-speed shiftable automatic5-speed shiftable automatic
Drive Trainrear wheel driveall wheel driverear wheel drive
CylindersV8V8V12
Combined MPG161613
Total Seating555
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Drive Train

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transmission hill holder yesyesyes
Drive typerear wheel driveall wheel driverear wheel drive
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic7-speed shiftable automatic5-speed shiftable automatic
mechanical center differentialnoyesno

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)14/21 mpg14/20 mpg11/17 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)333.2/499.8 mi.333.2/476.0 mi.261.8/404.6 mi.
Fuel tank capacity23.8 gal.23.8 gal.23.8 gal.
Combined MPG161613
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)

Engine

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Starting MSRP: $89,700
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Torque391 ft-lbs. @ 2800 rpm391 ft-lbs. @ 2800 rpm612 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm
Base engine size5.5 L5.5 L5.5 L
Horsepower382 hp @ 6000 rpm382 hp @ 6000 rpm510 hp @ 5000 rpm
Turning circle40.0 ft.no40.0 ft.
Valves323236
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableno
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Single overhead cam (SOHC)
CylindersV8V8V12

Safety

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electronic brakeforce distribution yesyesyes
post-collision safety system yesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
Passenger head restraint whiplash protection system yesyesyes
adaptive headlights yesyesyes
Turn signal mirrorsyesyesyes
Rear door child safety locks yesyesyes
Rear multi-adjustable headrests yesyesyes
child seat anchors yesyesyes
front fog/driving lights yesyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoring yesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation yesyesyes
Rear center 3-point belt yesyesyes
high pressure washers headlampsyesyesyes
brake drying yesyesyes
stability control yesyesyes
cornering lights yesyesyes
front and rear seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm system yesyesyes
traction control yesyesyes
auto delay off headlampsyesyesyes
daytime running lights yesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
pre-collision safety system yesyesyes
Emergency interior trunk release yesyesyes
dual front and dual rear side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyesyesyes
engine immobilizer yesyesyes
Emergency braking assist yesyesyes
self-leveling headlightsyesyesyes
xenon high intensity discharge headlampyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes

In-Car Entertainment

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Starting MSRP: $89,700
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surround audio surround audio (discrete)yesyesyes
harman/kardon premium brand speakersyesyesyes
satellite radio satellite radioyesyesyes
memory card slot yesyesyes
AM/FM CD-controller stereoyesyesyes
600 watts stereo outputyesyesyes
harman/kardon premium brand stereo systemyesyesyes
2 subwoofer(s)yesyesyes
diversity antennayesyesno
speed sensitive volume control yesyesyes
14 total speakersyesyesyes
radio data system yesyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

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remote trunk release yesyesyes
universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)yesyesyes
trunk light yesyesyes
leather and wood trim on center consoleyesyesyes
alloy, leather and wood trim on doorsyesyesyes
front and rear door pocketsyesyesyes
extended cabin heating yesyesyes
alloy and wood trim on dashyesyesno
leather steering wheelyesyesno
overhead console with storage yesyesyes
retained accessory power yesyesyes
alloy trim on shift knobyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
Climate controlyesyesno
front seatback storage yesyesyes
front and rear reading lights yesyesyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyesyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirroryesyesyes
interior active charcoal air filter yesyesyes
speed-proportional power steering yesyesyes
Transmission controls and audio controls on steering wheelyesyesyes
12V rear power outlet(s)yesyesno
turn signal in mirrors yesyesyes
cruise control yesyesno
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
Four zone climate controlnonoyes
alloy and leather trim on dashnonoyes
front and rear parking sensors nonoyes
leather and wood steering wheelnonoyes
keyless ignition nonoyes
adaptive cruise control nonoyes
rear view camera nonoyes

Power Feature

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Reverse tilt passenger mirror provides curb view when vehicle in reverseyesyesyes
remote window operation yesyesyes
4 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
Power mirrorsyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locks yesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Instrumentation

Starting MSRP: $86,700
Starting MSRP: $89,700
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compass yesyesyes
tachometer yesyesyes
low fuel level warningyesyesyes
external temperature display yesyesyes
clock yesyesyes
trip computer yesyesyes

Front Seats

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height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
multi-level heating driver seatyesyesyes
14 -way power passenger seatyesyesyes
Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar support yesyesyes
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
Front leg room41.9 in.41.9 in.41.9 in.
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar support yesyesyes
leather yesyesno
bucket front seatsyesyesyes
Front head room37.8 in.37.8 in.37.8 in.
Front shoulder room59.1 in.59.1 in.59.1 in.
14 -way power driver seatyesyesyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyesyesyes
premium leather nonoyes
ventilated passenger seatnonoyes
massaging nonoyes
ventilated driver seatnonoyes

Rear Seats

Starting MSRP: $86,700
Starting MSRP: $89,700
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Rear head room38.5 in.38.5 in.38.5 in.
Rear leg room42.3 in.42.3 in.42.3 in.
Rear shoulder room58.7 in.58.7 in.58.7 in.
folding with storage center armrestyesyesyes
rear ventilation ducts yesyesno
rear ventilation ducts with fan control nonoyes
dual ventilationnonoyes
reclining rear seatsnonoyes
multi-level heating nonoyes

Measurements

Starting MSRP: $86,700
Starting MSRP: $89,700
Starting MSRP: $144,200
Front track63.0 in.63.0 in.63.0 in.
Maximum cargo capacity16.3 cu.ft.16.3 cu.ft.16.3 cu.ft.
Curb weight4465 lbs.4630 lbs.4960 lbs.
Gross weight5655 lbs.nono
Cargo capacity, all seats in place16.3 cu.ft.16.3 cu.ft.16.3 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.26 Cd.0.26 Cd.0.28 Cd.
Length205.0 in.205.0 in.205.0 in.
Ground clearance5.8 in.no5.8 in.
Height58.0 in.58.0 in.58.0 in.
EPA interior volume125.7 cu.ft.125.7 cu.ft.125.7 cu.ft.
Wheel base124.6 in.124.6 in.124.6 in.
Width73.7 in.73.7 in.73.7 in.
Rear track63.2 in.63.2 in.63.2 in.

Colors

Starting MSRP: $86,700
Starting MSRP: $89,700
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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
  • 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
  • Jade Green Metallic
  • Pewter Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Barolo Red Metallic
  • Majestic Black Metallic
  • Arctic White
  • Flint Grey Metallic
  • designo Mystic White
  • Black
  • 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
  • Black, premium leather
  • Cashmere/Savanna, premium leather
  • Grey/Dark Grey, premium leather
  • Grey/Dark Grey, leather
  • Black, leather
  • Cashmere/Savanna, leather
  • Grey/Dark Grey, premium leather
  • Black, premium leather
  • designo Porcelain Beige, premium leather
  • Cashmere/Savanna, premium leather

Tires & Wheels

Starting MSRP: $86,700
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inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
Steel spare wheelyesnono
temporary spare tireyesnono
All season tiresyesyesno
18 x 8.5 in. wheelsyesyesno
255/45R H tiresyesyesno
alloy wheelsyesyesyes
18 x 9.5 in. wheelsnonoyes
275/35R Z tiresnonoyes
Performance tiresnonoyes

Suspension

Starting MSRP: $86,700
Starting MSRP: $89,700
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multi-link rear suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesno
multi-link front suspensionyesyesyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

Starting MSRP: $86,700
Starting MSRP: $89,700
Starting MSRP: $144,200
Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Rust4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Inventory

Starting MSRP: $86,700
Starting MSRP: $89,700
Starting MSRP: $144,200
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