What engine does an sl500 have?

What engine does an sl500 have?

Used 2000 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class SL500 Specs & Features

Base engine size 5.0 l
Base engine type Gas
Cylinders V8
Horsepower 302 hp @ 5600 rpm

What kind of car is the Mercedes SL500?

The SL-Class competes against Aston Martin models, the Jaguar XK8 and the Porsche 911. Introduced for 2003, the SL500 was an evolution of the previous-generation SL-Class roadster, and it changed substantially in appearance. Styling touches were reminiscent of SLs of the past.

What kind of suspension does Mercedes SL 350 have?

The ABC (Active Body Control) active suspension system (standard in the SL 500 and SL 600, available as an option for the SL 350), which is regarded as one of the milestones of automotive technology, has been refined even further for the new SL-Class.

How much horsepower does a BMW SL500 have?

This dwarfs BMW’s 12 cylinder 5.0l engine (1989 – 1994) which only has 296 HP and 332 ft-lbs of torque. The SL500 accelerates smoothly and brutally at any speed. Acceleration comes from torque, not horsepower.

What kind of engine does Mercedes Benz SL 600 have?

At the top of the model range is the SL 600 with its V12 biturbo engine. The output and maximum torque of this unit have been increased to 380 kW/517 hp and 830 newton metres respectively. This twelve-cylinder engine accelerates the SL-Class from zero to 100 km/h in just 4.5 seconds (predecessor model: 4.7 seconds).

What are the problems with the Mercedes SL 500?

Tap the to learn more about the most common Mercedes-Benz SL500 problems. The engine may stall when the engine is warmed up. The AC compressor may seize resulting in loss of cold air from the AC vents. There have been some issues reported with the electric sliding doors. Ignition switch failure may cause the car to stall or fail to start.

What is Mercedes convertible?

The Mercedes C-class convertible top is the mid-range Mercedes line, encompassing the Mercedes saloon, Mercedes coupe, and Mercedes estate models. These affordable compact executive cars provide Mercedes cabrio quality in a smaller, more nimble package.

What is a Mercedes 500?

A magnificent high-performance sedan. Road & Track (US), Issue 5/1992: ‘The 500 E is a magnificent high-performance sedan that’s heavy on the visceral. It looks right (low slung, intimidating, but not showy, like the AMG Hammer or Mercedes’ own 600 SEL). It sounds great (nothing beats the thunder of a big V8).

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