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Mercedes-Benz S

(1988 model)

Brief specs of 1988 Mercedes-Benz S

5-seater, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 12-valve straight (inline) engine, 2599 cm3 / 158.6 cu in / 158.6 cu in, 123.0 kW / 164.9 hp / 164.9 hp @ 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm, 228.0 N·m / 168.2 lb·ft / 168.2 lb·ft @ 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)Mercedes-BenzIssued from1988
ModelSIssued until
SerieS classNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerMercedes-BenzCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors
Bodywork typeNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)5350 l / 188.93 cu ft / 188.93 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length5030 mm / 198.0 in / 198.0 inTotal (curb) weight1520 kg / 3351 lb / 3351 lb
Width1830 mm / 72.0 in / 72.0 inDry weight
Height1440 mm / 56.7 in / 56.7 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2950 mm / 116.1 in / 116.1 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance170 mm / 6.7 in / 6.7 inFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.71  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.4Frontal area (A)2.24 m2 / 24.1 sq ft / 24.1 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.90 m2 / 9.6 sq ft / 9.6 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)22.3 kW / 29.9 hp / 29.9 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 6 cylinder)Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore82.9 mm / 3.26 in / 3.26 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke80.3 mm / 3.16 in / 3.16 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.03
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement2599 cm3 / 158.6 cu in / 158.6 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity433.43 cm3/cylinder / 26.450 cu in/cylinder / 26.450 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio
SumpMax. output power123.0 kW / 164.9 hp / 164.9 hp at 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm
AspirationMax. torque228.0 N·m / 168.2 lb·ft / 168.2 lb·ft at 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)49.2 kW / 66.0 hp / 66.0 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output47.3 kW/l / 1.040 bhp/cu in / 1.040 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque87.7 N·m/l / 0.77 lb·ft/cu in / 0.77 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio109.9 kW/ton / 83.3 bhp/ton / 83.3 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel 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 circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front205/65-R15Tyres rear205/65-R15
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Mercedes-Benz S

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