Mercedes-Benz R-Class 2008
The 2008 Mercedes-Benz R-Class carries a braked towing capacity of up to 2100 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.
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Mercedes-Benz R-Class Q&As
Check out real-world situations relating to the Mercedes-Benz R-Class here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.
R350 blowing smoke
I agree, it shouldn’t emit any black smoke. There’s definitely something wrong with it, take it back and have the dealership check the fuel system. If they object go straight to Mercedes-Benz and talk to the company’s customer assistance people.
Mercedes-Benz R-Class 2008 Towing capacity
The Mercedes-Benz R-Class has maximum towing capacity of 2100kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.
|Mercedes-Benz R-Class Model||Body Type||Specs||Braked Capacity|
|R280 CDI (rwd)||SUV||3.0L,Diesel,7 SP AUTO||2100kg|
|R280 CDI Alpine Edition (awd)||SUV||3.0L,Diesel,7 SP AUTO||2100kg|
|R350 Luxury (awd)||SUV||3.5L,PULP,7 SP AUTO||2100kg|
|R350 L Luxury (awd)||SUV||3.5L,PULP,7 SP AUTO||2100kg|