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Mercedes-Benz A 200 CDI Coupé

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Mercedes-Benz A 200 CDI Coupé

3-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, diesel 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1991 cm3 / 121.5 cu in / 121.5 cu in, 102.9 kW / 138.0 hp / 138.0 hp @ 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm, 300.0 N·m / 221.3 lb·ft / 221.3 lb·ft @ 1600 rpm / 1600 rpm / 1600 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 201 km/h / 125 mph / 125 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)Mercedes-BenzIssued from2008
ModelA 200 CDI CoupéIssued until
SerieA classNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation


Base platformNumber of doors3
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length3883 mm / 152.9 in / 152.9 inTotal (curb) weight1340 kg / 2954 lb / 2954 lb
Width1764 mm / 69.4 in / 69.4 inDry weight
Height1593 mm / 62.7 in / 62.7 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2568 mm / 101.1 in / 101.1 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1556 mm / 61.3 in / 61.3 inTowing weight
Track rear1551 mm / 61.1 in / 61.1 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity54 l / 11.9 UK gal / 14.3 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.51  


Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.39 m2 / 25.7 sq ft / 25.7 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)


Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerMercedes-BenzValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore83.0 mm / 3.27 in / 3.27 in
FueldieselStroke92.0 mm / 3.62 in / 3.62 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.9
Fuel supplycommon rail direct diesel injectionEngine displacement1991 cm3 / 121.5 cu in / 121.5 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity497.75 cm3/cylinder / 30.375 cu in/cylinder / 30.375 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio18.0 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power102.9 kW / 138.0 hp / 138.0 hp at 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque300.0 N·m / 221.3 lb·ft / 221.3 lb·ft at 1600 rpm / 1600 rpm / 1600 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm4800 rpm / 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)52.1 kW / 69.9 hp / 69.9 hp (est.)
CoolantotherSpecific output51.7 kW/l / 1.136 bhp/cu in / 1.136 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque150.7 N·m/l / 1.32 lb·ft/cu in / 1.32 lb·ft/cu in


Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.81
  Final gear (drive) ratio2.7


Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed201 km/h / 125 mph / 125 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio103.0 kW/ton / 78.0 bhp/ton / 78.0 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h9.50 s / 9.50 s / 9.50 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 emissions138 g/km / 222 g/mi / 222 g/mi


Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinion VPASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Wishbone (A-arm, control arm), Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rear
Wheels front6J x 16Wheels rear6J x 16
Tyres front195/55 R 16Tyres rear195/55 R 16
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 A 200 CDI Coupé


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