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Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE Specs

(1986 - 1991) - Technical Specifications for Years 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991


With a fuel consumption of 10.9 litres/100km - 26 mpg UK - 22 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 9.3 seconds, a maximum top speed of 127 mph (205 km/h), a curb weight of 3351 lbs (1520 kgs), the W126 300 SE has a naturally-aspirated Inline 6 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code 103.981.
This engine produces a maximum power of 180 PS (178 bhp - 132 kW) at 5700 rpm and a maximum torque of 255 Nm (188 lb.ft) at 4400 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, 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 300 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 1986 to 1991, and available after that as a used car.

Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE Engine Technical Data Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 6
Engine Code : 103.981
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : MPI - Bosch KE-Jetronic 3.1
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 2962 cm3 or 180.8 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 88.5 x 80.2 mm
3.46 x 3.15 inches
Number of valves : 12 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9.0
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 180 PS or 178 bhp or 132 kW @ 5700 rpm
Maximum torque : 255 Nm or 188 lb.ft @ 4400 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 10.9 L/100km
26 mpg UK / 22 mpg US
Range : 825 Km or 513 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 90 L
19.8 UK gallons
23.8 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 254 g/Km (estimate)

Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE Performance Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE Performance

Top Speed : 205 km/h or 127 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 9.3 s

Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Mercedes Benz W126 300 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
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
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 : 1520 kg OR 3351 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 8.4 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 510 L
Front Suspension : Independent. mcpherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : multilink. coil springs. anti-roll bar
How much horsepower does a 1986 Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE have?
The 1986 Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE has 180 PS / 178 bhp / 132 kW horsepower.

How much does a Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE weighs?
The Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE weighs 1520 Kg / 3351 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE?
The Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE top speed is 205 Km/h / 127 mph.

Is Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Mercedes Benz W126 300 SE is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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