Car technical specifications and fuel economy / consumption / mpg

Mercedes-Benz SL (R107, facelift 1985) 420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic technical specifications and fuel economy

Mercedes-Benz SL (R107, facelift 1985) 420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic has a urban fuel consumption of 14.6 l/100 km | 16.1 mpg US | 19.3 mpg UK extra urban fuel consumption of 9.3 l/100 km | 25.3 mpg US | 30.4 mpg UK Mercedes-Benz SL (R107, facelift 1985) 420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 8.5 sec. The maximum speed is 212 km/h | 132 mph.



Mercedes-Benz SL (R107, facelift 1985) 420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic Technical information

  • Engine displacement
    4196 cm3
  • Power
    218 hp
    160 kW
  • Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h
    8.5 sec
  • Maximum speed
    212 km/h
    132 mph
  • Kerb Weight
    1600 kg
    3527 lbs
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Mercedes-Benz  SL (R107, facelift 1985)  420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic  General information General information
Brand : Mercedes-Benz
Model : SL
Generation : SL (R107, facelift 1985)
Engine / modification : 420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic
Production start : 1985 year
Production end : 1989 year
Coupe type : Roadster
Num. of Doors : 2
Num. of seats : 2
Mercedes-Benz  SL (R107, facelift 1985)  420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic  Fuel economy (consumption) Fuel economy (consumption)
Fuel consumption / economy - urban : 14.6 l/100 km | 16.1 mpg US | 19.3 mpg UK
Fuel consumption / economy - extra urban : 9.3 l/100 km | 25.3 mpg US | 30.4 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 : 85 l | 22.5 US gallons | 18.7 UK gallons
Fuel consumption at very high speed (WLPT) :
Combined fuel consumption (WPLT) :
Mercedes-Benz  SL (R107, facelift 1985)  420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic  Performance Performance
Power : 218 hp | 160 kW
Max power in : 5200 rpm.
Maximum speed : 212 km/h | 132 mph
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h : 8.5 sec
CO2 emissions (WLTP) :
Torque : 330 Nm @ 3750 rpm.
Mercedes-Benz  SL (R107, facelift 1985)  420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic  Engine Engine
Model Engine : M 116.E42
Engine position : Front, longitudinal
Engine displacement : 4196 cm3
Engine oil capacity : 7.5 l
Coolant : 13 l
Fuel System :
Valvetrain : SOHC
Number of cylinders : 8
Number of valves per cylinder : 2
Compression ratio : 9
Piston Stroke : 78.95 mm
Cylinder Bore : 92 mm
All-electric range (WLTP) :
Average Energy consumption (WLTP) :
Mercedes-Benz  SL (R107, facelift 1985)  420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic  Electric motor Electric motor
System power :
System torque :
Mercedes-Benz  SL (R107, facelift 1985)  420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic  Transmission Transmission
Wheel Drive : Rear wheel drive
Number of Gears (automatic transmission) : 4
Mercedes-Benz  SL (R107, facelift 1985)  420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic  Chassis Chassis
Length : 4390 mm | 172.8 in
Width : 1790 mm | 70.5 in
Height : 1300 mm | 51.2 in
Wheelbase : 2460 mm | 96.9 in
Front track : 1461 mm | 57.5 in
Rear (Back) track : 1465 mm | 57.7 in
Maximum amount of Luggage (trunk) : 261 l
Max weight : 2020 kg | 4453 lbs
Kerb Weight : 1600 kg | 3527 lbs
Steering type : Cone worm with recirculation balls
Power steering : Hydraulic Steering
Minimum turning circle (turning diameter) : 10.34 m
Permitted trailer load with brakes (12%) : 1500 kg
Permitted trailer load without brakes : 750 kg
Mercedes-Benz  SL (R107, facelift 1985)  420 SL V8 (218 Hp) Automatic  Tyres / Wheels Tyres / Wheels
Tire size : Front wheel tires: 205/65 VR15
Wheel rims size : Front wheel rims: 7J x 15
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