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Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE Specs

(1985 - 1987) - Technical Specifications for Years 1985, 1986, 1987
With a fuel consumption of 11.5 litres/100km - 25 mpg UK - 20 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 8.3 seconds, a maximum top speed of 135 mph (218 km/h), a curb weight of 3527 lbs (1600 kgs), the W126 420 SE has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code 116.964/965.
This engine produces a maximum power of 218 PS (215 bhp - 160 kW) at 5200 rpm and a maximum torque of 330 Nm (243 lb.ft) at 3750 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 4 speed Automatic gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the W126 has Independent. mcpherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar front suspension and multilink. coil springs. anti-roll bar rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 205 / 65 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 205 / 65 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the W126 420 SE braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The W126 model is a car manufactured by Mercedes Benz, with 4 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 1985 until 1987, and available after that as a used car.

Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE Engine Technical Data Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : 116.964/965
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : MPI - Bosch KE-Jetronic
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 4196 cm3 or 256.1 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 92.0 x 78.9 mm
3.62 x 3.07 inches
Number of valves : 16 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9.0
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 218 PS or 215 bhp or 160 kW @ 5200 rpm
Maximum torque : 330 Nm or 243 lb.ft @ 3750 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 11.5 L/100km
25 mpg UK / 20 mpg US
Range : 782 Km or 486 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 90 L
19.8 UK gallons
23.8 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 268 g/Km (estimate)

Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE Performance Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE Performance

Top Speed : 218 km/h or 135 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 8.3 s

Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 294 cm or 115.75 inches
Length : 502 cm or 197.64 inches
Width : 182 cm or 71.65 inches
Height : 144 cm or 56.69 inches
Num. of Seats : 5
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 205/65 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 205/65 R15
Curb Weight : 1600 kg OR 3527 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 7.3 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 510 L
Front Suspension : Independent. mcpherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : multilink. coil springs. anti-roll bar
What engine is in Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE?
The Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE has a V 8, Petrol engine with 4196 cm3 / 256.1 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1985 Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE have?
The 1985 Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE has 218 PS / 215 bhp / 160 kW.

How much does a Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE weighs?
The Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE weighs 1600 Kg / 3527 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE?
The Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE top speed is 218 Km/h / 135 mph.

Is Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Mercedes Benz W126 420 SE is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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