Mercedes-Benz B-class Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz B-class clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 104 mm (4.1 in)
    • Offroad abilities: poor
    • Ride height per person: 20.8 mm (0.8 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 72 — 84 mm (2.8 — 3.3 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: extremely high
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 116 mm
    • Difference with world average: -57 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 2 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • B 220 — 1.8 hp/mm
  • B 160 — 1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • B 220 — 2.9 Nm/mm
  • B 160 — 1.7 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • B 220 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • B 160 — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    B 220 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    52 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 6.7
    B 160 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    78 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 6.7
    Vehicle B 220
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 52 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 6.7%
    Vehicle B 160
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 78 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 6.7%

    Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz B-class clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 98 mm (3.9 in)
      • Offroad abilities: poor
      • Ride height per person: 19.6 mm (0.8 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 66 — 78 mm (2.6 — 3.1 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: extremely high
      • Clearance to tire height: 98 mm / 114 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 98 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 110 mm
      • Difference with world average: -63 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 2 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • B 160 CDI — 0.9 hp/mm
  • B 180 CDI — 1.1 hp/mm
  • B 200 CDI — 1.4 hp/mm
  • B 180 — 1.2 hp/mm
  • B 220 CDI — 1.8 hp/mm
  • B 200 — 1.6 hp/mm
  • B 250 — 2.2 hp/mm
  • B 220 — 1.9 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • B 160 CDI — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • B 180 CDI — 2.7 Nm/mm
  • B 200 CDI — 3.1 Nm/mm
  • B 180 — 2 Nm/mm
  • B 220 CDI — 3.6 Nm/mm
  • B 200 — 2.6 Nm/mm
  • B 250 — 3.6 Nm/mm
  • B 220 — 3.1 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • B 160 CDI — 23 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • B 180 CDI — 27 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • B 200 CDI — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • B 180 — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • B 220 CDI — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • B 200 — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • B 250 — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • B 220 — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    B 160 CDI 98 mm
    (3.9 in)
    67 mm/L 65 mm
    (2.6 in)
    -64% 6.3
    B 180 CDI 98 mm
    (3.9 in)
    67 mm/L 65 mm
    (2.6 in)
    -64% 6.3
    B 200 CDI 98 mm
    (3.9 in)
    46 mm/L 65 mm
    (2.6 in)
    -64% 6.3
    B 180 98 mm
    (3.9 in)
    61 mm/L 65 mm
    (2.6 in)
    -64% 6.3
    B 220 CDI 98 mm
    (3.9 in)
    46 mm/L 65 mm
    (2.6 in)
    -64% 6.3
    B 200 98 mm
    (3.9 in)
    61 mm/L 65 mm
    (2.6 in)
    -64% 6.3
    B 250 98 mm
    (3.9 in)
    49 mm/L 65 mm
    (2.6 in)
    -64% 6.3
    B 220 98 mm
    (3.9 in)
    49 mm/L 65 mm
    (2.6 in)
    -64% 6.3
    Vehicle B 160 CDI
    Clearance 98 mm (3.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 67 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 65 mm (2.6 in)
    Difference from world average -64%
    Ride height to car height 6.3%
    Vehicle B 180 CDI
    Clearance 98 mm (3.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 67 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 65 mm (2.6 in)
    Difference from world average -64%
    Ride height to car height 6.3%
    Vehicle B 200 CDI
    Clearance 98 mm (3.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 46 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 65 mm (2.6 in)
    Difference from world average -64%
    Ride height to car height 6.3%
    Vehicle B 180
    Clearance 98 mm (3.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 61 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 65 mm (2.6 in)
    Difference from world average -64%
    Ride height to car height 6.3%
    Vehicle B 220 CDI
    Clearance 98 mm (3.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 46 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 65 mm (2.6 in)
    Difference from world average -64%
    Ride height to car height 6.3%
    Vehicle B 200
    Clearance 98 mm (3.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 61 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 65 mm (2.6 in)
    Difference from world average -64%
    Ride height to car height 6.3%
    Vehicle B 250
    Clearance 98 mm (3.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 49 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 65 mm (2.6 in)
    Difference from world average -64%
    Ride height to car height 6.3%
    Vehicle B 220
    Clearance 98 mm (3.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 49 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 65 mm (2.6 in)
    Difference from world average -64%
    Ride height to car height 6.3%