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Mercedes Benz W126 420 SEC Specs

(1985 - 1987) - Technical Specifications for Years 1985, 1986, 1987
With a fuel consumption of 11.6 litres/100km - 24 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 3571 lbs (1620 kgs), the W126 420 SEC 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.
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 420 SEC braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The W126 model is a car manufactured by Mercedes Benz, with 2 doors and 4 seats, sold new from year 1985 to 1987, and available after that as a used car.

Mercedes Benz W126 420 SEC Engine Technical Data Mercedes Benz W126 420 SEC 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 SEC Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Mercedes Benz W126 420 SEC Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 11.6 L/100km
24 mpg UK / 20 mpg US
Range : 775 Km or 482 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 90 L
19.8 UK gallons
23.8 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 270 g/Km (estimate)

Mercedes Benz W126 420 SEC Performance Mercedes Benz W126 420 SEC 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 SEC Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Mercedes Benz W126 420 SEC Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 2
Wheelbase : 285 cm or 112.2 inches
Length : 494 cm or 194.49 inches
Width : 183 cm or 72.05 inches
Height : 141 cm or 55.51 inches
Towing Capacity Max. : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Num. of Seats : 4
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 : 1620 kg OR 3571 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 7.4 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 1985 Mercedes Benz W126 420 SEC have?
The 1985 Mercedes Benz W126 420 SEC has 218 PS / 215 bhp / 160 kW horsepower.

How much does a Mercedes Benz W126 420 SEC weighs?
The Mercedes Benz W126 420 SEC weighs 1620 Kg / 3571 lbs.

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

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

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