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Mercedes-Benz R-Class 2008

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Mercedes-Benz R-Class 2008

The 2008 Mercedes-Benz R-Class range of configurations is currently priced from $12,800.

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.

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.

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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
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Mercedes-Benz R-Class 2008 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2008 Mercedes-Benz R-Class will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Mercedes-Benz R-Class vary from 18x8 inches to 19x8 inches.

Mercedes-Benz R-Class Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
R280 CDI (rwd) SUV 255x55 R18 18x8 inches 255x55 R18 18x8 inches
R280 CDI Alpine Edition (awd) SUV 255x55 R18 18x8 inches 255x55 R18 18x8 inches
R350 Luxury (awd) SUV 255x50 R19 19x8 inches 255x50 R19 19x8 inches
R350 L Luxury (awd) SUV 255x50 R19 19x8 inches 255x50 R19 19x8 inches
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Mercedes-Benz R-Class 2008 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2008 Mercedes-Benz R-Class are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1930mm x 1665mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Mercedes-Benz R-Class 2008 Dimensions  include 1665mm height, 1930mm width, 4925mm length.
Mercedes-Benz R-Class Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
R280 CDI (rwd) SUV 1665x1930x4925 mm 148 mm
R280 CDI Alpine Edition (awd) SUV 1665x1930x4925 mm 148 mm
R350 Luxury (awd) SUV 1665x1930x4925 mm 148 mm
R350 L Luxury (awd) SUV 1665x1930x5160 mm 148 mm
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Mercedes-Benz R-Class 2008 Price and Specs

The Mercedes-Benz R-Class 2008 is currently available from $12,800 for the R-Class R350 L Luxury (awd) up to $25,960 for the R-Class R500 L Luxury (awd).

Pricing guides

$19,380
Based on third party pricing data
Lowest Price
$12,800
Highest Price
$25,960
Mercedes-Benz R-Class Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
R280 CDI (rwd) SUV 3.0L Diesel 7 SP AUTO $13,100 $18,920
R280 CDI Alpine Edition (awd) SUV 3.0L Diesel 7 SP AUTO $15,000 $21,120
R320 CDI L Luxury (awd) SUV 3.0L Diesel 7 SP AUTO $13,300 $19,250
R320 CDI Luxury (awd) SUV 3.0L Diesel 7 SP AUTO $13,500 $19,470
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Mercedes-Benz R-Class 2008 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2008 Mercedes-Benz R-Class is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Mercedes-Benz R-Class currently offers fuel consumption from 8.9 to 13.3L/100km. The Mercedes-Benz R-Class is available with the following fuel types: Diesel and PULP.

Mercedes-Benz R-Class Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
R280 CDI (rwd) SUV 3.0L,Diesel,7 SP AUTO 8.9L/100km
R280 CDI Alpine Edition (awd) SUV 3.0L,Diesel,7 SP AUTO 9.3L/100km
R350 L Luxury (awd) SUV 3.5L,PULP,7 SP AUTO 11.6L/100km
R350 Luxury (awd) SUV 3.5L,PULP,7 SP AUTO 11.6L/100km
* Combined fuel consumption See All Mercedes-Benz R-Class 2008 Pricing and Specs