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Mercedes-Benz CL 65 AMG

(2003 model)

Brief specs of 2003 Mercedes-Benz CL 65 AMG

2-door 2+2-seater fixed-head coupé, petrol (gasoline) 12-cylinder 36-valve V engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 5980 cm3 / 364.9 cu in / 364.9 cu in, 450.4 kW / 604.0 hp / 604.0 hp @ 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm, 1000.0 N·m / 737.6 lb·ft / 737.6 lb·ft @ 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 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 from2003
ModelCL 65 AMGIssued until
SerieCL classNumber made
Model familyC 215Body construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerMercedes-BenzCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typefixed-head coupéNumber of seats2+2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)2492 l / 88.00 cu ft / 88.00 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4993 mm / 196.6 in / 196.6 inTotal (curb) weight2155 kg / 4751 lb / 4751 lb
Width1857 mm / 73.1 in / 73.1 inDry weight
Height1398 mm / 55.0 in / 55.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2885 mm / 113.6 in / 113.6 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1581 mm / 62.2 in / 62.2 inTowing weight
Track rear1583 mm / 62.3 in / 62.3 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity88 l / 19.4 UK gal / 23.2 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.73  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.21 m2 / 23.8 sq ft / 23.8 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 (V12)Total number of valves36
Engine ManufacturerMercedes-BenzValves per cylinder3
Engine constructionBore82.6 mm / 3.25 in / 3.25 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke93.0 mm / 3.66 in / 3.66 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.89
Fuel supplyTurboEngine displacement5980 cm3 / 364.9 cu in / 364.9 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity498.33 cm3/cylinder / 30.410 cu in/cylinder / 30.410 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio9.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power450.4 kW / 604.0 hp / 604.0 hp at 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque1000.0 N·m / 737.6 lb·ft / 737.6 lb·ft at 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm
Compressor type2 turbochargersMaximum rpm
IntercooleryesMax. net output (power at the wheels)178.1 kW / 238.8 hp / 238.8 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output75.3 kW/l / 1.655 bhp/cu in / 1.655 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque167.2 N·m/l / 1.46 lb·ft/cu in / 1.46 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.83
  Final gear (drive) ratio2.82

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed250 km/h / 155 mph / 155 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)4.40 s / 4.40 s / 4.40 sPower-to-weight ratio280.3 kW/ton / 212.4 bhp/ton / 212.4 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)8.90 s / 8.90 s / 8.90 sFuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time12.50 s / 12.50 s / 12.50 s (top 120 km/h / 75 mph / 75 mph)Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time22.00 s / 22.00 s / 22.00 s CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion VPASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.5 m / 37.7 ft / 37.7 ft
Suspension frontIndependent,4 Links, Coil springsSuspension rearIndependent, Multi-link, Coil springs
Wheels front8.5J x 19Wheels rear9.5J x 19
Tyres front245/40 ZR 19Tyres rear275/35 ZR 19
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter front390 mm / 15.4 in / 15.4 inBrake diameter rear348 mm / 13.7 in / 13.7 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Mercedes-Benz CL 65 AMG

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