Mercedes E55 AMG Specifications

The Mercedes Benz E55 AMG is a four-door sedan that was last part of the company's annual E-Class line in 2006. The 2006 edition was originally priced at $81,800, and in late 2010 it is valued between $34,000 and $35,000. The E55 AMG is available in white, black, red, blue, silver, green, gray, and pewter.

Measurements

The E55 AMG is 189.7 inches long, 57 inches tall, and 71.7 inches wide. The front track is 61.4 inches and the rear track is 61.2 inches. The wheelbase is 112.4 inches and the turning diameter is 37.4 feet. The E55 AMG sits 5.5 inches from the ground and weighs 4,087 lb.

Space

The Mercedes Benz E55 AMG seats a maximum of five people. Headroom is 39.1 inches in the front seat and 37.8 inches in the back seat. Legroom is 41.9 inches in the front seat and 35.6 inches in the back seat. Shoulder room is 56.4 inches in the front seat and 56.1 inches in the back seat. Hip room is 52.4 inches in the front seat and 53.8 inches in the back seat.

Power

The E55 AMG comes standard with a 5.4-liter V-8 engine and 469 horsepower. A five-speed automatic overdrive transmission is also standard. Cargo volume is measured at 15.9 cubic feet. Torque is rated at 516 ft-lb per 2,650 rpm. The compression ratio is 9.0 to 1.0. The bore and stroke are 3.82 and 3.62.

Fuel

The E55 AMG has a 21.1 gallon tank and takes unleaded fuel. In the city, it gets 15 miles per gallon. On the highway, it gets 21 mpg.

Safety

Power door locks and an anti-theft system come standard in the E55 AMG. Anti-lock brakes, automatic load leveling, and electronic brake assistance also come standard. For better grip on the road, traction control and vehicle stability systems are also included. Driver, passenger, and side curtain airbags are in place.