The offered since 2006 Mercedes-Benz ML 320 CDI is the second generation of the successful Mercedes-Benz M-Class, the volume model. The almost 4.80 meters long ML 320 CDI is more beefy than its predecessor. Its three-liter common-rail diesel engine with 224 hp in combination with the perfectly graded seven-speed automatic is currently the measure of all things in the major premium SUV class in which, among other heavyweight competitors such as the BMW X5, Porsche Cayenne, Volkswagen Touareg and the Land Rover Discovery romp. Who is sufficient to power on the highway and off the road, the leaves of the Mercedes-Benz ML 320 CDI in the lurch. 165 kW/224 hp and a maximum torque of 510 Nm are all impressive. From 0 to 100 km / h in 8.6 seconds and a top speed of 215 km / h with a maximum torque of 510 Nm the ML 320 CDI is predestined to be a convincing motorhome. In addition, the 2.3-ton SUV with permanent all-wheel drive 4matic still counts with a fuel consumption of less than ten liters of diesel per 100 km to the economical representatives of its kind. For the matching fun in the grounds of the Mercedes-Benz ML 320 CDI should have in any case an orderable optional off-road package with locking and low range gearing. With a payload of 720 kg and a towing capacity of 3.5 tonnes, the ML 320 CDI is also excellent for towing. Who puts more emphasis on the other hand, image and performance, the ML 320 CDI used mainly in everyday life. Inside, there is space in abundance: even with three adults in the back seat you sit in the front still very pleasant. And with a luggage capacity of 551-2050 liters Mercedes-crossover also offers enough luggage space for a multi-week vacation. Since 2008, the M-Class is equipped with a leather multifunction steering wheel with chrome trim and standard shift paddles. The fittings are covered with an imitation leather and the seats can be equipped with a four-level lumbar support. Also, the preventive occupant protection and the patented PreSafe NeckPro head restraints are among the standard features of the diesel SUV.