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Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE Specs

(1972 - 1975) - Technical Specifications for Years 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975
With 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 9.30 seconds, a maximum top speed of 131 mph (210 km/h), a curb weight of 3814 lbs (1730 kgs), the W116 450 SE has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code M 117 E 45 / 117.983.
This engine produces a maximum power of 225 PS (222 bhp - 165 kW) at 5000 rpm and a maximum torque of 378.0 Nm (278 lb.ft) at 5000 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 3 speed Automatic gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the W116 has Coil springs. Double wishbones. Anti-roll bar. front suspension and Coil springs. Semi-trailing arm. Trailing arm. Anti-roll bar. rear suspension. For stopping power, the W116 450 SE braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The W116 model is a Sedan car manufactured by Mercedes Benz, with 4 doors and - seats, sold new from year 1972 to 1975, and available after that as a used car.

Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE Engine Technical Data Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : M 117 E 45 / 117.983
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch D-jetronic fuel injection
Lubrication : Wet sump
Coolant : Water
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 4520 cm3 or 275.8 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 92.00 x 85.00 mm
3.62 x 3.35 inches
Number of valves : 16 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 8.80
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 225 PS or 222 bhp or 165 kW @ 5000 rpm
Maximum torque : 378.0 Nm or 278 lb.ft @ 5000 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Tank Capacity : 96 L
21.1 UK gallons
25.4 US gallons
CO2 emissions :

Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE Performance Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE Performance

Top Speed : 210 km/h or 131 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 9.30 s

Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Sedan
Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 286 cm or 112.6 inches
Length : 496 cm or 195.28 inches
Width : 187 cm or 73.62 inches
Height : 142.5 cm or 56.1 inches
Front Axle : 152.1 cm or 59.88 inches
Rear Axle : 150.5 cm or 59.25 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : 0.420
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (278 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (279 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : -/- R-
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : -/- R-
Front Wheels Width : 6½"
Rear Wheels Width : 6½"
Curb Weight : 1730 kg OR 3814 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 7.7 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : - L
Steering : Recirculating ball. PAS -
Front Suspension : Coil springs. Double wishbones. Anti-roll bar.
Rear Suspension : Coil springs. Semi-trailing arm. Trailing arm. Anti-roll bar.
How much horsepower does a 1972 Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE have?
The 1972 Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE has 225 PS / 222 bhp / 165 kW horsepower.

How much does a Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE weighs?
The Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE weighs 1730 Kg / 3814 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE?
The Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE top speed is 210 Km/h / 131 mph.

Is Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Mercedes Benz W116 450 SE is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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