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Mercedes-Benz SL 600

(2002 model)

Brief specs of 2002 Mercedes-Benz SL 600

2-door 2+2-seater drophead coupé (convertible coupé), petrol (gasoline) 12-cylinder 36-valve V engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 5513 cm3 / 336.4 cu in / 336.4 cu in, 367.6 kW / 493.0 hp / 493.0 hp @ 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm, 800.0 N·m / 590.0 lb·ft / 590.0 lb·ft @ 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm, automatic 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 250 km/h / 155 mph / 155 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)Mercedes-BenzIssued from2002
ModelSL 600Issued until
SerieSL classNumber made
Model familyR 230Body construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerMercedes-BenzCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typedrophead coupé (convertible coupé)Number of seats2+2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)317 l / 11.19 cu ft / 11.19 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4220 l / 149.03 cu ft / 149.03 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4535 mm / 178.5 in / 178.5 inTotal (curb) weight1950 kg / 4299 lb / 4299 lb
Width1827 mm / 71.9 in / 71.9 inDry weight
Height1298 mm / 51.1 in / 51.1 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2560 mm / 100.8 in / 100.8 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1559 mm / 61.4 in / 61.4 inTowing weight
Track rear1537 mm / 60.5 in / 60.5 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity80 l / 17.6 UK gal / 21.1 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.77  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.02 m2 / 21.7 sq ft / 21.7 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders12
Engine TypeV engine (60.0° vee)Total number of valves36
Engine ManufacturerMercedes-BenzValves per cylinder3
Engine constructionBore82.0 mm / 3.23 in / 3.23 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke87.0 mm / 3.43 in / 3.43 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.94
Fuel supplyTurboEngine displacement5513 cm3 / 336.4 cu in / 336.4 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity459.42 cm3/cylinder / 28.036 cu in/cylinder / 28.036 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio9.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power367.6 kW / 493.0 hp / 493.0 hp at 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque800.0 N·m / 590.0 lb·ft / 590.0 lb·ft at 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm
Compressor type2 turbochargersMaximum rpm6050 rpm / 6050 rpm / 6050 rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)161.9 kW / 217.2 hp / 217.2 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output66.7 kW/l / 1.465 bhp/cu in / 1.465 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque145.1 N·m/l / 1.27 lb·ft/cu in / 1.27 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.83
  Final gear (drive) ratio2.65

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed250 km/h / 155 mph / 155 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio252.8 kW/ton / 191.6 bhp/ton / 191.6 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h4.70 s / 4.70 s / 4.70 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
Steeringrack & pinion VPASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontIndependent,4 Links,ABCSuspension rearIndependent, Multi-link,ABC
Wheels front8.5J x 18Wheels rear9.5J x 18
Tyres front255/40 R 18Tyres rear285/35 R 18
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Mercedes-Benz SL 600

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