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2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class
CLK 350 Cabriolet
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$11,421
27 listings nationwide
5 GREAT deals
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2012 Saab 9-3
Aero
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,340

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class
CLK 350 Cabriolet
Rob Feeman Preview:

The Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class two-door coupes and cabriolets receive only minor updates for 2009. The automaker adds heated front seats as standard equipment for all CLK-Class vehicles, ...

2012 Saab 9-3
Aero
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class
CLK 350 Cabriolet
writes:
Es un auto inicialmente desconocido... en baja velocidad se mueve y se siente pesado... pero si pisas el acele...
Back Seats Ranked 2009 Porsche 911 Carrera S worse.
"la posibilidad de abatirlos y ampliar el equipaje.... muchos vendedores y compradores no saben que existe esta posibilidad."
Would Buy Ranked 2009 Porsche 911 Carrera S worse.
"precio"
writes:
Nice affordable luxury vehicles
30
2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class CLK 350 CabrioletReview:

Best Car I Have Owned! — Mercedes really does build a very nice car. It looks great and very comfortable and exciting to driv...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

2012 Saab 9-3
Aero
20
writes:
Pretty similar to the Audi, but better handling, more pickup, and overall more comfortable
Power Ranked 2012 Audi A4 2.0T Premium Plus Sedan FWD worse.
"It felt like it had way more pickup"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2012 Audi A4 2.0T Premium Plus Sedan FWD worse.
"The Trunk in the Saab is massive compared to the Audis"

Specs

2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class
CLK 350 Cabriolet
2012 Saab 9-3
Aero
Powertrain 7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
19 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
25 MPG
29 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16.4 gal 16.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Power
268 hp @ 6,000 RPM
220 hp @ 5,300 RPM
220 hp @ 5,300 RPM
Torque
258 lb-ft @ 2,400 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.7:1
9.5:1
9.5:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.81 in x 3.39 in
3.4 in x 3.4 in
3.4 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags Optional --
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 42 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 30.4 in 35.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 8.6 cu ft 15 cu ft
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 183.2 in 182.9 in
Width 68.5 in 70.9 in
Height 55.6 in 57.1 in
Wheelbase 106.9 in 105.3 in

Available Options

2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class
CLK 350 Cabriolet
2012 Saab 9-3
Aero

Exterior Colors

  • Arctic White
  • Black
  • Carbon Gray Metallic
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Java Metallic
  • Jet Black Metallic
  • Laser Red
  • Nocturne Blue Metallic
  • Oak Metallic

Option Packages

  • Navigation Radio
  • Navigation W/Bose Audio
  • Premium PKG

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