Used 2008 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Convertible Features & Specs

Overview

Overview
Starting MSRP: $95,300
See SL-Class Inventory
Starting MSRP: $129,300
See SL-Class Inventory
Starting MSRP: $187,200
See SL-Class Inventory
Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic5-speed shiftable automatic5-speed shiftable automatic
Drive Trainrear wheel driverear wheel driverear wheel drive
CylindersV8V8V12
Combined MPG161414
Total Seating222
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Drive Train

Drive Train
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
Drive typerear wheel driverear wheel driverear wheel drive
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic5-speed shiftable automatic5-speed shiftable automatic
Rear limited slip differentialnonoyes

Fuel & MPG

Fuel & MPG
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)14/21 mpg12/17 mpg11/18 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)295.4/443.1 mi.253.2/358.7 mi.232.1/379.8 mi.
Fuel tank capacity21.1 gal.21.1 gal.21.1 gal.
Combined MPG161414
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)

Engine

Engine
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
Torque391 ft-lbs. @ 2800 rpm531 ft-lbs. @ 2600 rpm738 ft-lbs. @ 2000 rpm
Base engine size5.5 L5.4 L6.0 L
Horsepower382 hp @ 6000 rpm510 hp @ 6100 rpm604 hp @ 4800 rpm
Turning circle36.2 ft.36.2 ft.36.2 ft.
Valves322436
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariablenono
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Single overhead cam (SOHC)Single overhead cam (SOHC)
CylindersV8V8V12

Safety

Safety
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
brake dryingyesyesyes
dual front with head protection chambers side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
emergency braking preparationyesyesyes
Turn signal mirrorsyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
front fog/driving lightsyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
high pressure washers headlampsyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
auto delay off headlampsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesno
traction controlyesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesnono
Emergency interior trunk releaseyesyesyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesnoyesyes
xenon high intensity discharge headlampnonoyes
self-leveling headlightsnonoyes

In-Car Entertainment

In-Car Entertainment
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
8 total speakersyesyesyes
AM/FM CD-controller stereoyesyesyes
speed sensitive volume controlyesyesyes
Bose premium brand speakersyesyesyes
satellite radio satellite radioyesyesyes
1 subwoofer(s)yesyesyes
surround audio surround audio (discrete)yesyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

Comfort & Convenience
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
remote trunk releaseyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
front cupholdersyesyesyes
leather steering wheelyesyesyes
cargo netyesyesyes
Climate controlyesyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsyesyesyes
front reading lightsyesyesyes
leather and wood trim on center consoleyesnono
Audio controls on steering wheelyesnono
wood trim on doorsyesnono
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
speed-proportional power steeringyesyesyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirroryesyesyes
retained accessory poweryesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)yesyesyes
interior active charcoal air filteryesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
leather trim on shift knobyesyesyes
trunk lightyesyesyes
wood trim on dashyesnono
extended cabin heatingyesyesyes
carbon and leather trim on doorsnoyesyes
carbon and leather trim on dashnoyesyes
carbon and leather trim on center consolenoyesyes
Transmission controls and audio controls on steering wheelnoyesyes
first aid kitnonoyes
keyless ignitionnonoyes

Power Feature

Power Feature
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
2 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
Reverse tilt passenger mirror provides curb view when vehicle in reverseyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Power mirrorsyesyesyes
remote window operationyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Instrumentation

Instrumentation
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
compassyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes
low fuel level warningyesyesyes
clockyesyesyes

Front Seats

Front Seats
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
12 -way power passenger seatyesyesyes
bucket front seatsyesnono
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
multi-level heating driver seatyesyesyes
Front leg room42.9 in.42.9 in.42.9 in.
leatheryesnono
12 -way power driver seatyesyesyes
Front head room37.7 in.37.7 in.37.7 in.
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyesyesyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Front shoulder room54.0 in.54.0 in.54.0 in.
Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Front hip room56.9 in.56.9 in.56.9 in.
premium leathernoyesyes
sport front seatsnoyesyes
massagingnoyesyes
ventilated driver seatnonoyes
ventilated passenger seatnonoyes

Measurements

Measurements
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
Front track61.4 in.61.8 in.61.8 in.
Maximum cargo capacity10.2 cu.ft.10.2 cu.ft.10.2 cu.ft.
Length178.5 in.178.5 in.178.5 in.
Curb weight4220 lbs.4365 lbs.4555 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place10.2 cu.ft.10.2 cu.ft.10.2 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.29 Cd.0.30 Cd.0.30 Cd.
Height51.0 in.51.0 in.51.0 in.
EPA interior volume57.8 cu.ft.57.8 cu.ft.57.8 cu.ft.
Wheel base100.8 in.100.8 in.100.8 in.
Width71.5 in.71.5 in.71.5 in.
Rear track60.5 in.61.1 in.61.1 in.

Colors

Colors
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
Exterior Colors
  • Black
  • Majestic Black Metallic
  • Capri Blue Metallic
  • Alabaster White
  • Steel Grey Metallic
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Mars Red
  • Pewter Metallic
  • Storm Red Metallic
  • Black
  • Majestic Black Metallic
  • Capri Blue Metallic
  • Alabaster White
  • Steel Grey Metallic
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Mars Red
  • Pewter Metallic
  • Storm Red Metallic
  • Black
  • Majestic Black Metallic
  • Capri Blue Metallic
  • Alabaster White
  • Steel Grey Metallic
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Mars Red
  • Pewter Metallic
  • Storm Red Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Red, premium leather
  • Red, leather
  • Ash, premium leather
  • Ash, leather
  • Black, premium leather
  • Black, leather
  • Stone, premium leather
  • Stone, leather
  • Red, premium leather
  • Red, leather
  • Ash, premium leather
  • Ash, leather
  • Black, premium leather
  • Black, leather
  • Stone, premium leather
  • Stone, leather
  • Stone, premium leather
  • Red, premium leather
  • Black, premium leather
  • Ash, premium leather

Tires & Wheels

Tires & Wheels
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
inside mounted spare tireyesyesno
285/35R Z tiresyesnono
Alloy spare wheelyesyesno
18 x 9.5 in. wheelsyesnono
temporary spare tireyesyesno
Performance tiresyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesno
19 x 9.5 in. wheelsnoyesyes
285/30R Z tiresnoyesyes
composite wheelsnonoyes

Suspension

Suspension
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
multi-link rear suspensionyesyesyes
multi-link front suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

Warranty
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
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

Inventory
Starting MSRP: $95,300
Starting MSRP: $129,300
Starting MSRP: $187,200
See SL-Class InventorySee SL-Class InventorySee SL-Class Inventory