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Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 Specs

(1975 - 1980) - Technical Specifications for Years 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980
With a fuel consumption of 16 litres/100km - 18 mpg UK - 15 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 7.40 seconds, a maximum top speed of 140 mph (225 km/h), a curb weight of 4376 lbs (1985 kgs), the W116 450 SEL 6.9 has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code M 100 E 69 / 100.985.
This engine produces a maximum power of 290 PS (286 bhp - 213 kW) at 4250 rpm and a maximum torque of 550.0 Nm (405 lb.ft) at 3000 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 Double wishbones, hydropneumatic damping, stabilizing torsion bar front suspension and Diagonal swing axle, hydropneumatic damping, stabilizing torsion bar rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 215 / 70 on 14 inch rims at the front, and 215 / 70 on 14 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the W116 450 SEL 6.9 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 1975 to 1980, and available after that as a used car.

Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 Engine Technical Data Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : M 100 E 69 / 100.985
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch K-Jetronic fuel injection
Lubrication : Dry sump
Coolant : Water
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 6834 cm3 or 417 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 107.00 x 95.00 mm
4.21 x 3.74 inches
Number of valves : 16 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 8.8
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 290 PS or 286 bhp or 213 kW @ 4250 rpm
Maximum torque : 550.0 Nm or 405 lb.ft @ 3000 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 16 L/100km
18 mpg UK / 15 mpg US
Range : 600 Km or 373 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 96 L
21.1 UK gallons
25.4 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 372 g/Km (estimate)

Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 Performance Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 Performance

Top Speed : 225 km/h or 140 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 7.40 s

Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Sedan
Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 296.5 cm or 116.73 inches
Length : 506 cm or 199.21 inches
Width : 187 cm or 73.62 inches
Height : 141 cm or 55.51 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 : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (278 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (279 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 215/70 R14
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 215/70 R14
Front Wheels Width : 6.5"
Rear Wheels Width : 6.5"
Curb Weight : 1985 kg OR 4376 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 6.8 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : - L
Steering : Recirculating ball. PAS -
Front Suspension : Double wishbones, hydropneumatic damping, stabilizing torsion bar
Rear Suspension : Diagonal swing axle, hydropneumatic damping, stabilizing torsion bar
Production number : 7380
What engine is in Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9?
The Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 has a V 8, Petrol engine with 6834 cm3 / 417 cu-in capacity.

How much horsepower (hp) does a 1975 Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 have?
The 1975 Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 has 290 PS / 286 bhp / 213 kW horsepower.

How much does a Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 weighs?
The Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 weighs 1985 Kg / 4376 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9?
The Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 top speed is 225 Km/h / 140 mph.

Is Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Mercedes Benz W116 450 SEL 6.9 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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