ML diesel under the ton


July 7, 2006

A bargain is not, but he is up to 2.5 mille cheaper than the newly introduced Range Rover TDV8. The Mercedes ML 420 CDI of the hand for a total of 98,500 euros.

People with a well-stocked stand for a life-size dilemma. Is it a Range Rover or a Benz? For less than a ton of get the buyer of the ML 420 CDI a vierliter V8 diesel engine with an output of 306 hp and a torque of 706 Nm. Along with the standard all-wheel drive it must be the dream of every caravanbezitter.

Solo accelerates the colossus within 7 seconds to 100 km/h and he gets the – quite useless – top speed of 235 km/h. Despite an economic seven-speed automatic transmission will be the combined consumption is not much more than 1 in 7 to 1 in 8. We find it difficult to choose between the brutal über-Benz and the elegant Range Rover. The sales statistics will prove which model here at country the best in the taste.