Technical data for the new SL Roadster

Engine and performance
Cylinder arrangement/number
V6
V8
Displacement (cc)
3498
5461
Rated output (kW [hp] at rpm)
– (225/6500)
– (395/5500)
Rated torque (Nm at rpm)
– (370/3500–5250)
– (800/2000-4500)
Compression ratio
12.0 : 1
10.0: 1
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (s)
– (5.9)
– (4.3)
Top speed (km/h)
– (250, electronically limited)
– (250, electronically limited)
Emission class
– (Euro 5)
– (Euro 5)
– (yes)
– (yes)
Fuel and emissions
Premium fuel
Super Plus fuel
Tank capacity/with reserve (l)
65/8,0
75/10
Fuel consumption, urban (l/100km)
– (9,9–9,3)
– (13.9)
Fuel consumption, extra-urban (l/100km)
– (6,1–5,4)
– (7.6)
Fuel consumption combined (l/100km)
– (7.5–6.8)
– (9.9)
CO2 emissions combined (g/km)
– (176–159)
– (231)
Cd value
0.27
0.32
Power transmission
Drive system
Rear-wheel drive
Rear-wheel drive
Transmissions
– (7G-TRONIC PLUS)
– (AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7-speed sports transmission)
Mechanical transmission ratios
Automatic transmission ratios
N/A
4.38/2.86/1.92/1.37/1.00/0.82/0.73/R1 3.42/R2 n/a
Final drive transmission ratio
3.07
2.65
Suspension and steering
Front axle
Multi-link
Multi-link
Rear axle
Multi-link rear suspension
Multi-link rear suspension
Suspension, front/rear
Coil springs, single tube dampers with continuously variable damping action / Coil springs, single tube dampers with continuously variable damping action
ABC struts, twin-tube gas-pressure/ABC struts, twin-tube gas-pressure
Front tyres/wheels
255/45 R 17
255/35 ZR 19
Rear tyres/wheels
255/45 R 17
285/30 ZR19
Front brakes
Discs, ventilated and perforated
Composite disc brakes, vented and cross-drilled
Rear brakes
Discs, internally ventilated
Discs, vented and cross-drilled
Quantity, dimensions & weights
Boot capacity (VDA) (I)
241–381
241–381
Turning circle (m)
11.04
11.10
Kerb weight/payload capacity (kg)
– (1.685/380)
– (1845/335)
Perm. GVW (kg)
– (2.065)
– (2180)
Maximum roof load (kg)
N/A
N/A
Permitted towing capacity unbraked/braked (kg)
–/–
–/–

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