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Mercedes-Benz S-class SEL (V126) 500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic technical specifications and fuel economy

Mercedes-Benz S-class SEL (V126) 500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic has a urban fuel consumption of 15.2 l/100 km | 15.5 mpg US | 18.6 mpg UK extra urban fuel consumption of 9.1 l/100 km | 25.8 mpg US | 31.0 mpg UK Mercedes-Benz S-class SEL (V126) 500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 8.1 sec. The maximum speed is 225 km/h | 140 mph.



Mercedes-Benz S-class SEL (V126) 500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic Technical information

  • Engine displacement
    4973 cm3
  • Power
    231 hp
    170 kW
  • Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h
    8.1 sec
  • Maximum speed
    225 km/h
    140 mph
  • Kerb Weight
    1655 kg
    3649 lbs
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Mercedes-Benz  S-class SEL (V126)  500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic  General information General information
Brand : Mercedes-Benz
Model : S-class
Generation : S-class SEL (V126)
Engine / modification : 500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic
Production start : 1981 year
Production end : 1985 year
Coupe type : Sedan
Num. of Doors : 4
Num. of seats : 5
Mercedes-Benz  S-class SEL (V126)  500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic  Fuel economy (consumption) Fuel economy (consumption)
Fuel consumption / economy - urban : 15.2 l/100 km | 15.5 mpg US | 18.6 mpg UK
Fuel consumption / economy - extra urban : 9.1 l/100 km | 25.8 mpg US | 31.0 mpg UK
Fuel consumption / economy - combined :
Fuel consumption at Low speed (WLTP) :
Fuel Type : Petrol (Gasoline)
Fuel consumption at Medium speed (WLTP) :
Fuel consumption at high speed (WLTP) :
Fuel tank volume : 90 l | 23.8 US gallons | 19.8 UK gallons
Fuel consumption at very high speed (WLPT) :
Combined fuel consumption (WPLT) :
Mercedes-Benz  S-class SEL (V126)  500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic  Performance Performance
Power : 231 hp | 170 kW
Max power in : 4750 rpm.
Maximum speed : 225 km/h | 140 mph
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h : 8.1 sec
CO2 emissions (WLTP) :
Torque : 405 Nm @ 3000 rpm.
Mercedes-Benz  S-class SEL (V126)  500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic  Engine Engine
Model Engine : M 117 E 50 / 117.963
Engine position : Front, longitudinal
Engine displacement : 4973 cm3
Engine oil capacity : 9 l
Coolant : 13.5 l
Fuel System :
Valvetrain : SOHC
Number of cylinders : 8
Number of valves per cylinder : 2
Compression ratio : 9.2
Piston Stroke : 85 mm
Cylinder Bore : 96.5 mm
All-electric range (WLTP) :
Average Energy consumption (WLTP) :
Mercedes-Benz  S-class SEL (V126)  500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic  Electric motor Electric motor
System power :
System torque :
Mercedes-Benz  S-class SEL (V126)  500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic  Transmission Transmission
Wheel Drive : Rear wheel drive
Number of Gears (automatic transmission) : 4
Mercedes-Benz  S-class SEL (V126)  500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic  Chassis Chassis
Length : 5135 mm | 202.2 in
Width : 1820 mm | 71.7 in
Height : 1440 mm | 56.7 in
Wheelbase : 3070 mm | 120.9 in
Front track : 1545 mm | 60.8 in
Rear (Back) track : 1517 mm | 59.7 in
Front suspension : Double wishbone
Rear suspension : Threaded twist beam
Max weight : 2175 kg | 4795 lbs
Front brakes : Ventilated discs
Rear brakes : Disc
Kerb Weight : 1655 kg | 3649 lbs
Steering type : Cone worm with recirculation balls
Power steering : Hydraulic Steering
Mercedes-Benz  S-class SEL (V126)  500 SEL V8 (231 Hp) Automatic  Tyres / Wheels Tyres / Wheels
Tire size : Front wheel tires: 205/70 R14
Wheel rims size : Front wheel rims: 6.5J x 14
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