2016 Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-AMG S 65 Cabriolet A 217

The Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-AMG S 65 Cabriolet is a rear wheel drive car, with its powerplant mounted in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet bodyshell. The Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-AMG S 65 Cabriolet is one of the A 217 model family from Mercedes-Benz. The Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-AMG S 65 Cabriolet's engine is a turbocharged petrol, 6 litre, double overhead camshaft 60 degree V 12 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. In this application it produces 621 bhp (630 PS/463 kW) of power at 4800-5400 rpm, and maximum torque of 1000 N·m (738 lb·ft/102 kgm) at 2300-4300 rpm. The engine drives the wheels via a 7 speed automatic gearbox. It weighs a claimed 2255 kg at the kerb. Maximum stated speed is 250 km/h, or 155 mph, claimed fuel consumption figures are 17.1/8.9/12.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 272.0 g/km.

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Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-AMG S 65 Cabriolet
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Key facts

2016 Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-AMG S 65 Cabriolet A 217 information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 4/5 seats
How long?
5044 mm
How heavy?
2255 kg
What size engine?
6 litre, 5980 cm3
How many cylinders?
12, V
How much power?
630 PS / 621 bhp / 463 kW @ 4800-5400 rpm
How much torque?
1000 Nm / 738 ft.lb / 102 kgm @ 2300-4300 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 4.1 s
How fast?
250 km/h, 155 mph
How economical?
17.1/8.9/12.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
272.0 CO2 g/km

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2016 Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-AMG S 65 Cabriolet data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2945 mm 115.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1631 mm 64.2 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1645 mm 64.8 inches
Length 5044 mm 198.6 inches
Width 1910 mm 75.2 inches
Height 1428 mm 56.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight 2255 kg 4971 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 80 litres 17.6 UK Gal 21.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.32
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Mercedes-Benz
Engine code
Cylinders V 12 in 60° vee
Capacity 6 litre
5980 cc
(364.922 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82.6 × 93 mm
3.25 × 3.66 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.89
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
48 valves in total
maximum power output 630 PS (621 bhp) (463 kW)
at 4800-5400 rpm
Specific output 103.8 bhp/litre
1.7 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 1000 Nm (738 ft·lb) (102 kgm)
at 2300-4300 rpm
Specific torque 167.22 Nm/litre
2.02 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2101.4 kPa (304.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 498.33 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor 2 turbochargers
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 4.1 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 250 km/h (155 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 279.22 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
205.36 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
275.39 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.12 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 4.87 kg/kW
8.13 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 17.1/8.9/12.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km17.1/8.9/12.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre5.8/11.2/8.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG16.5/31.7/23.5 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG13.8/26.4/19.6 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 272.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 278.40 g/km
VED band (UK) M
CO2 Effizienz (DE) F
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 8½J x 20
Wheel size rear 9½J x 20
Tyres front 255/40 R 20 Z
Tyres rear 285/35 R 20 Z
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 7 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.73
Final drive ratio 2.65
general
Carfolio.com ID479589
Production total
Model code
Model family A 217
RAC rating 50.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2016 Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-AMG S 65 Cabriolet added 2016-04-17.
Last modified 2016-04-17.