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Mercedes-Benz GLK 220 CDI 4MATIC BlueEFFICIENCY

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Mercedes-Benz GLK 220 CDI 4MATIC BlueEFFICIENCY

5-door 5-seater sport utility vehicle (SUV), diesel 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 2143 cm3 / 130.8 cu in / 130.8 cu in, 125.3 kW / 168.0 hp / 168.0 hp, 400.0 N·m / 295.0 lb·ft / 295.0 lb·ft @ 1400 rpm / 1400 rpm / 1400 rpm, automatic 7-speed transmission, four wheel drive, 205 km/h / 127 mph / 127 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)Mercedes-BenzIssued from2008
ModelGLK 220 CDI 4MATIC BlueEFFICIENCYIssued until
SerieGLK classNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerMercedes-BenzCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typesport utility vehicle (SUV)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4528 mm / 178.3 in / 178.3 inTotal (curb) weight1845 kg / 4068 lb / 4068 lb
Width1840 mm / 72.4 in / 72.4 inDry weight
Height1689 mm / 66.5 in / 66.5 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2755 mm / 108.5 in / 108.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1567 mm / 61.7 in / 61.7 inTowing weight
Track rear1588 mm / 62.5 in / 62.5 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance187 mm / 7.4 in / 7.4 inFuel capacity66 l / 14.5 UK gal / 17.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.64  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.35Frontal area (A)2.64 m2 / 28.4 sq ft / 28.4 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.92 m2 / 10.0 sq ft / 10.0 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)23.0 kW / 30.8 hp / 30.8 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerMercedes-BenzValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore83.0 mm / 3.27 in / 3.27 in
FueldieselStroke99.0 mm / 3.90 in / 3.90 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.84
Fuel supplycommon rail direct diesel injectionEngine displacement2143 cm3 / 130.8 cu in / 130.8 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity535.75 cm3/cylinder / 32.693 cu in/cylinder / 32.693 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio16.2 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power125.3 kW / 168.0 hp / 168.0 hp at
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque400.0 N·m / 295.0 lb·ft / 295.0 lb·ft at 1400 rpm / 1400 rpm / 1400 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)90.1 kW / 120.9 hp / 120.9 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output58.5 kW/l / 1.285 bhp/cu in / 1.285 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque186.7 N·m/l / 1.63 lb·ft/cu in / 1.63 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears7
Wheel drivefour wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.73
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.46

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed205 km/h / 127 mph / 127 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio91.1 kW/ton / 69.0 bhp/ton / 69.0 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h8.80 s / 8.80 s / 8.80 sFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions183 g/km / 294 g/mi / 294 g/mi
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut,3 Links, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearIndependent, Multi-link, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front7.5J x 17Wheels rear8.0J x 17
Tyres front235/60 R 17Tyres rear255/55 R 17
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Mercedes-Benz GLK 220 CDI 4MATIC BlueEFFICIENCY

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