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Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 Specs

(1995 - 1998) - Technical Specifications for Years 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998
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With a fuel consumption of 14.9 litres/100km - 19 mpg UK - 16 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 8.3 seconds, a maximum top speed of 152 mph (245 km/h), a curb weight of 4299 lbs (1950 kgs), the W140 Class S 420 has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code 119.971.
This engine produces a maximum power of 279 PS (275 bhp - 205 kW) at 5700 rpm and a maximum torque of 400 Nm (295 lb.ft) at 3900 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Automatic gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the W140 Class S has independent. double wishbones. coil springs. anti-roll bar front suspension and multilink. coil springs. anti-roll bar rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 235 / 60 on 16 inch rims at the front, and 235 / 60 on 16 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the W140 Class S 420 braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Vented Discs at the rear.
The W140 Class S model is a car manufactured by Mercedes Benz, sold new from year 1995 until 1998, and available after that as a used car.

Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 Engine Technical Data Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : 119.971
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : MPI - Bosch LH-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 : 32 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 11.0
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 279 PS or 275 bhp or 205 kW @ 5700 rpm
Maximum torque : 400 Nm or 295 lb.ft @ 3900 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 14.9 L/100km
19 mpg UK / 16 mpg US
Range : 671 Km or 417 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 100 L
22 UK gallons
26.4 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 355 g/Km (Mercedes Benz)

Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 Performance Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 Performance

Top Speed : 245 km/h or 152 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 8.3 s

Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 304 cm or 119.69 inches
Length : 511 cm or 201.18 inches
Width : 189 cm or 74.41 inches
Height : 149 cm or 58.66 inches
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 235/60 R16
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 235/60 R16
Curb Weight : 1950 kg OR 4299 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 7 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 525 L
Front Suspension : independent. double wishbones. coil springs. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : multilink. coil springs. anti-roll bar
What engine is in Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420?
The Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 has a V 8, Petrol engine with 4196 cm3 / 256.1 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1995 Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 have?
The 1995 Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 has 279 PS / 275 bhp / 205 kW.

How much does a Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 weighs?
The Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 weighs 1950 Kg / 4299 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420?
The Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 top speed is 245 Km/h / 152 mph.

Is Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Mercedes Benz W140 Class S 420 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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