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Mercedes-Benz E 240

(2002 model)

Brief specs of 2002 Mercedes-Benz E 240

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 18-valve V engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 2597 cm3 / 158.5 cu in / 158.5 cu in, 130.5 kW / 175.0 hp / 175.0 hp @ 5700 rpm / 5700 rpm / 5700 rpm, 240.0 N·m / 177.0 lb·ft / 177.0 lb·ft @ 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 236 km/h / 147 mph / 147 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)Mercedes-BenzIssued from2002
ModelE 240Issued until
SerieE classNumber made
Model familyW 211Body construction
Model codeW 211 E 26Body designation
ManufacturerMercedes-BenzCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4818 mm / 189.7 in / 189.7 inTotal (curb) weight1570 kg / 3461 lb / 3461 lb
Width1822 mm / 71.7 in / 71.7 inDry weight
Height1452 mm / 57.2 in / 57.2 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2854 mm / 112.4 in / 112.4 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1577 mm / 62.1 in / 62.1 inTowing weight
Track rear1570 mm / 61.8 in / 61.8 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity65 l / 14.3 UK gal / 17.2 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.69  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.26Frontal area (A)2.21 m2 / 23.8 sq ft / 23.8 sq ft
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.57 m2 / 6.1 sq ft / 6.1 sq ftAerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)14.2 kW / 19.0 hp / 19.0 hp

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine Total number of valves18
Engine ManufacturerMercedes-BenzValves per cylinder3
Engine constructionBore89.9 mm / 3.54 in / 3.54 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke68.2 mm / 2.69 in / 2.69 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.32
Fuel supplyEFiEngine displacement2597 cm3 / 158.5 cu in / 158.5 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity432.83 cm3/cylinder / 26.413 cu in/cylinder / 26.413 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio10.5 : 1
SumpMax. output power130.5 kW / 175.0 hp / 175.0 hp at 5700 rpm / 5700 rpm / 5700 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque240.0 N·m / 177.0 lb·ft / 177.0 lb·ft at 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)73.5 kW / 98.6 hp / 98.6 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output50.2 kW/l / 1.104 bhp/cu in / 1.104 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque92.4 N·m/l / 0.81 lb·ft/cu in / 0.81 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.84
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.46

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed236 km/h / 147 mph / 147 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio111.5 kW/ton / 84.4 bhp/ton / 84.4 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h9.10 s / 9.10 s / 9.10 sFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.4 m / 37.4 ft / 37.4 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels front7J x 16Wheels rear7J x 16
Tyres front205/60 R 16 92VTyres rear205/60 R 16 92V
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Mercedes-Benz E 240

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