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

Ride height changes trhough history

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Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz X-class clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 202 mm (8 in)
    • Offroad abilities: perfect
    • Ride height per person: 40.4 mm (1.6 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 170 — 182 mm (6.7 — 7.2 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
    • Clearance to tire height: 202 mm / 166 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 202 mm / 432 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 214 mm
    • Difference with world average: +41 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • X 250d — 0.9 hp/mm
  • X 220d — 0.8 hp/mm
  • X 350d V6 — 1.3 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • X 250d — 2.2 Nm/mm
  • X 220d — 2 Nm/mm
  • X 350d V6 — 2.7 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • X 250d — 27 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • X 220d — 27 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • X 350d V6 — 22 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
    X 250d 202 mm
    (8 in)
    88 mm/L 169 mm
    (6.7 in)
    +20% 11.1
    X 220d 202 mm
    (8 in)
    88 mm/L 169 mm
    (6.7 in)
    +20% 11.1
    X 350d V6 202 mm
    (8 in)
    68 mm/L 169 mm
    (6.7 in)
    +20% 11.1
    Vehicle X 250d
    Clearance 202 mm (8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 88 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 169 mm (6.7 in)
    Difference from world average +20%
    Ride height to car height 11.1%
    Vehicle X 220d
    Clearance 202 mm (8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 88 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 169 mm (6.7 in)
    Difference from world average +20%
    Ride height to car height 11.1%
    Vehicle X 350d V6
    Clearance 202 mm (8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 169 mm (6.7 in)
    Difference from world average +20%
    Ride height to car height 11.1%