One look is all it takes to see that the new MY2011 R-Class conveys a new level of assertiveness, underscoring the unique personality of this multi-talented vehicle. The completely redesigned front end completely transforms its overall appearance, taking its inspiration from Mercedes-Benz sedans and SUV models. Alongside its fresh exterior, the inner values of the redesigned MY2011 R-Class also speak for themselves. These include the spaciousness of a luxury SUV, as well as the safety, style and exclusivity of a Mercedes-Benz sedan.
Powered by a 3.5-liter V6 gasoline engine, the R350 4MATIC produces 268 hp and 258 lb-ft. of torque, while the R350 BlueTEC 4MATIC features a 210-hp 3.0-liter turbo diesel delivering an impressive 18 mpg city and 24 mpg in the highway driving cycle. Available in 6- and 7-passenger seating configurations, all models feature the sure-footed confidence of standard 4MATIC all-wheel drive.