Parts & Specs

Mercedes-Benz ML 270 CDI 5-door SUV

Years of Production: 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 

Technical Specifications

The 5-Cylinder 2.7 Diesel Engine powers the Mercedes-Benz ML 270 CDI. This turbine-powered engine generates a good 163 bhp which surely makes this a very good 5-door Executive SUV to drive. The 6-speed manual transmission of this somewhat big 5-door Executive SUV is responsible for transferring the 163 bhp produced by its engine effectively to its wheels.

Engine Specifications and Gearbox

Displacement 2,688 cc
Cylinders 5
Valves 20V DOHC (4 valves per cylinder)
Turbo Yes
Torque 370 Nm → 273 lb-ft (1,600 rpm)
Power Output 163 bhp (4,200 rpm)
Kilowatts 118 kW
Gearbox 6-speed Manual

Performance and Economy

Estimated New Price In:
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 
USD 47359 approx.
EUR 52622 approx.
Energy Label G
CO2 Emissions 248 g/km
Top Speed 115 mph (185 km/h)
Acceleration 0-60 mph 12.20 sec.
Average Mileage 30 mpg
Highway Mileage 37 mpg
City Mileage 23 mpg

Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML 270 CDI 2001 — Details / Further Information

According to Mercedes-Benz, on average, the Mercedes-Benz ML 270 CDI has a range of at least 549 miles on a full tank of Diesel.


Length 4.638 m
Width 1.840 m
Height 1.820 m
Kerb Weight 2,075 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 83 litres (18 gallons)
Min. Luggage Capacity 633 litres
Max. Luggage Capacity 2,020 litres


Wheelbase 2.820 m
Carrying Capacity 795 kg
Tyre and rim size 255/60HR17
Tyre Speed Rating T
Turning Circle 11.90 m
Braked Towing Weight 3,500 kg
Unbraked Towing Weight 750 kg
Drivetrain Four-wheel Drive

Mercedes-Benz ML 270 CDI — Accessories


ABS System Yes
Driver Airbag Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes
Head/Curtain Airbags Yes
Traction Control System Yes


Power Windows Front Yes
Power Windows Rear Yes
Airconditioning Yes
Automatic Climate Control Yes
Cruise Control No
Power Steering Yes
Parking Sensor Rear Optional
Central Locking System Yes

Interior and Exterior Features/Options


Height Adjustable Steering-wheel Yes
Built-in Satnav GPS Optional
Heated Seats Optional
Leather Upholstery Optional
Front Armrest Yes
Tachometer Yes
Board Computer Yes


Alloy Wheels Yes
Xenon Lights Optional
Fog Lights Yes
Metallic Paint Optional
Electrically Operated Mirrors Yes
Rain Sensor Yes