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Figures & Specs: Mercedes SL Class 500SL V8 R107 - [1985]

Mercedes SL Class Engine & Transmission | Figures & Specs.

Mercedes SL Class Engine:

The Cabriolet version of the SL Class model has a 4973 cc (303.4 ci) 16 valve V 8 Naturally Aspirated Petrol engine.

Mercedes SL Class Transmission:

This particular Mercedes SL Class 500SL V8 R107 has a 4 speed / Auto gearbox with the power being delivered through it's RWD system.

Mercedes SL Class Power & Torque | Figures & Specs.

Mercedes SL Class Power:

The SL Class's 4973 cc (303.4 ci) engine reaches its peak power of 242 bhp (180 kW) @ 4750 rpm.

Mercedes SL Class Torque:

The Mercedes SL Class produces torque measuring 295 lb-ft (399.9 Nm) @ 3750 rpm.

Mercedes SL Class Power to Weight:

The SL Class weighs around 1605 kg (3538 lb). Power to weight can be calculated at 150.7 bhp per metric ton or alternatively as 183.8 lb-ft of torque per ton.

Mercedes SL Class Top Speed & Acceleration Performance | Figures & Specs.

Mercedes SL Class Top Speed:

The Mercedes SL Class 500SL V8 R107 - [1985] has a top speed of 134 mph (215.6 kph)

Mercedes SL Class Acceleration:

This SL Class accelerates 0-60mph (96.6 kph) in 7.7 seconds or 0-100kph in 8.0s and can achieve an estimated 1/4 mile drag time in 14.57 seconds with a trap speed of 88.1 mph.

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Mercedes SL Class 500SL V8 R107 - [1985]

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Figures & Specs Summary:

  • Year: 1985 | Type: Cabriolet
  • Engine: 4973 cc (303.4 ci) 16 Valve
  • Engine Formation: V 8
  • Aspiration: Naturally Aspirated
  • Fuel Type: Petrol
  • Transmission: 4 speed / Auto
  • Top Speed: 134 mph (215.6 kph)
  • 0-60 mph (96.6 kph): 7.7 secs
  • 0-100 kph (0-62 mph): 8.0 secs
  • 0-100 mph (160.9 kph): 0.0 secs
  • Power: 242 bhp (180 kW) @ 4750 rpm
  • Kerbweight: 1605 kgs (3538 lbs)
  • Torque: 295 lb-ft (399.9 Nm) @ 3750 rpm
  • Drive: RWD | Engine Location: Front
  • 1/4 Mile (Est.): 15.45 secs @ 88.1 mph
  • BHP Per Ton: 150.7 bhp
  • Torque Per Ton: 183.8 lb-ft
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