Technical data for the SL

Engine and output
Cylinder arrangement/number
V6
V8
Displacement (cc)
2996
5461
Rated output (horsepower)
270/5500–6000
430/5500
Rated torque (Nm at rpm)
500/2.000–4.200
900/2.250–3.750
Compression ratio
10.5: 1
10.0: 1
Acceleration 0–100 km/h (s)
– (4.9)
– (4.1)
Top speed (km/h)
– (250, electronically limited)
– (250, electronically limited)
– (yes)
– (yes)
Fuel and emissions
Tank capacity/with reserve (l)
65/8
75/14
Fuel consumption combined (l/100km)
– (7.7)
– (10.1–9.8)
Drivetrain
Drive system
Rear-wheel drive
Rear-wheel drive
Transmission
– (9G-TRONIC)
– (AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7-speed sports transmission)
Suspension and steering
Front tyres/wheels
255/40 R 18
255/35 ZR 19
Rear tyres/wheels
255/40 R 18
285/30 ZR 19
Capacities, dimensions & weights

Figures in brackets apply to vehicles with automatic transmission.

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