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2011 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class 2011 Acura RDX 2011 Volvo XC60
     
GLK350
  • GLK350
  • GLK350 4MATIC
FWD
  • FWD
  • AWD
  • FWD with Technology Package
  • AWD with Technology Package
FWD 4dr 3.2L
  • FWD 4dr 3.2L
  • FWD 4dr 3.2L w/Moonroof
  • AWD 4dr 3.2L
  • AWD 4dr 3.2L w/Moonroof
  • FWD 4dr 3.2L R-Design w/Moonroof
  • AWD 4dr 3.2L R-Design w/Moonroof
  • AWD 4dr 3.0T w/Moonroof
  • AWD 4dr 3.0T R-Design w/Moonroof

Prices

MSRP $35,500 $32,895 $32,900
Invoice $33,015 $30,647 $30,926
Avg. Paid $25,012 $19,926 $21,019

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.4 8.3 8.3
Critics' Rating 8.3 8.0 9.1
Performance 8.9 8.4 8.5
Interior 8.3 7.4 8.2
Operating Cost 7.3 7.8 7.9
Safety 10.0 9.0 9.7
Reliability 4.0 4.5 3.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Great handling and power
  • Class-leading safety ratings
  • Many standard and available features
  • Good cargo-carrying capacity
  • Agile handling
  • Many standard features
  • Spacious interior
  • Powerful turbocharged engine
  • Above-average reliability rating
Cons
  • Interior space falls short of competition
  • Poor fuel economy
  • Some low-rent interior materials
  • Turbocharged engine not thrifty on fuel

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 3.5L/213 Turbocharged Gas I4 2.3L/- TBD - Gas I6 3.2L/195
MPG 16 City / 22 Hwy 19 City / 24 Hwy 18 City / 25 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle 4 Door 5 Door Wagon

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 108.5 104.3 109.2
Length, Overall (in) 178.3 180.7 182.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.4 73.6 74.4
Height, Overall (in) 66.9 65.1 67.4

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Optional Standard
Panoramic Roof Optional
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Optional Standard
Running Boards Optional
Rear Spoiler Standard Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3926 3743 3958

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard
Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Optional Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional Standard Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
HID headlights Optional Standard Optional
Interior Cargo Shade Standard Optional
Keyless Start Optional Optional
Luggage Rack Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional Optional
Power Liftgate Optional Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Optional Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Standard Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Optional Optional
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Optional Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Optional Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Folding Mirrors Optional
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) - TBD - 101.4 99
Front Head Room (in) 39.8 38.7 39.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4 41.8 41.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.2 58.2 56.7
Front Hip Room (in) 53.2 54.4 54.2
Second Head Room (in) 39.7 38.3 39.5
Second Leg Room (in) 35.1 37.3 36.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.4 56.3 55.2
Second Hip Room (in) 52.5 53.0 53.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 54.7 60.6 67.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 23.3 27.8 30.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Optional Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
HD Radio Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Optional Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Optional Optional
Entertainment System Optional Optional
Hard Disk Drive Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional Optional
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Optional
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional Standard Optional
Heated Rear Seat Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard
Seat Memory Optional Standard Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard Standard
Rollover Protection System Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Blind Spot Monitor Optional
Lane Departure Warning Optional

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard
Straight 6 Cylinder Engine Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
Turbocharged Standard
Engine Type Gas V6 Turbocharged Gas I4 Gas I6
Displacement 3.5L/213 2.3L/- TBD - 3.2L/195
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 268 @ 6000 240 @ 6000 240 @ 6400
Torque (Net @ RPM) 258 @ 2400 - 5000 260 @ 4500 236 @ 3200
Transmission Automatic Automatic w/OD Automatic,
Turning diameter 37.7 39.2 38.4

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 19 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 24 25
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.4 18.0 18.5

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent 3-Link Independent MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-Link Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Agility Control MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Agility Control Multi-link

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard Standard
5-Speed Automatic Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard
7-Speed Automatic Standard