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Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 Specs

(2001 - 2004) - Technical Specifications for Years 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
With a fuel consumption of 12.7 litres/100km - 22 mpg UK - 19 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 6.3 seconds, a maximum top speed of 155 mph (250 km/h), a curb weight of 3847 lbs (1745 kgs), the SL (R230) 500 has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code 113.960.
This engine produces a maximum power of 306 PS (302 bhp - 225 kW) at 5600 rpm and a maximum torque of 460 Nm (339 lb.ft) at 2700 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Sequential gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the SL (R230) has Independent. multilink(4 link). coil spring. anti-roll bar front suspension and Multilink. coil springs. anti-roll bar rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 255 / 45 on 17 inch rims at the front, and 255 / 45 on 17 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the SL (R230) 500 braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Vented Discs at the rear.
The SL (R230) model is a car manufactured by Mercedes Benz, sold new from year 2001 to 2004, and available after that as a used car.

Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 Engine Technical Data Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : 113.960
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : MPI - Bosch ME 2.0/2.8
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 4966 cm3 or 303 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 97.0 x 84.0 mm
3.82 x 3.31 inches
Number of valves : 24 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10.0
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 306 PS or 302 bhp or 225 kW @ 5600 rpm
Maximum torque : 460 Nm or 339 lb.ft @ 2700 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 12.7 L/100km
22 mpg UK / 19 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: 9.2 L/100km
31 mpg UK / 26 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 19.1 L/100km
15 mpg UK / 12 mpg US
Range : 629 Km or 391 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 80 L
17.6 UK gallons
21.1 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 304 g/Km (Mercedes Benz)

Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 Performance Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 Performance

Top Speed : 250 km/h or 155 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 6.3 s

Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 2
Wheelbase : 256 cm or 100.79 inches
Length : 454 cm or 178.74 inches
Width : 182 cm or 71.65 inches
Height : 130 cm or 51.18 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 255/45 R17
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 255/45 R17
Curb Weight : 1745 kg OR 3847 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 5.7 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 235-317 L
Front Suspension : Independent. multilink(4 link). coil spring. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : Multilink. coil springs. anti-roll bar
How much horsepower does a 2001 Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 have?
The 2001 Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 has 306 PS / 302 bhp / 225 kW horsepower.

How much does a Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 weighs?
The Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 weighs 1745 Kg / 3847 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500?
The Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 top speed is 250 Km/h / 155 mph.

Is Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Mercedes Benz SL (R230) 500 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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