2000 Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 Kompressor R 170 R 170 E 20 ML EVO

The Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 Kompressor is a 2 door convertible/cabriolet style car with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels. The SLK 200 Kompressor forms part of Mercedes-Benz's R 170 family of cars. The 2 litre engine is a supercharged, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that produces 160 bhp (162 PS/119 kW) of power at 5300 rpm, and maximum torque of 230 N·m (170 lb·ft/23.5 kgm) at 2500-4800 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 6 speed manual transmission. The quoted kerb weight is 1365 kg. The Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 Kompressor is claimed to manage a maxiumum speed of 223 km/h, or 139 mph, official fuel consumption figures are 13.8/7.2/9.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 231.0 g/km.

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Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 Kompressor -
Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 Kompressor
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Key facts

2000 Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 Kompressor R 170 R 170 E 20 ML EVO information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
4010 mm
How heavy?
1365 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1998 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
162 PS / 160 bhp / 119 kW @ 5300 rpm
How much torque?
230 Nm / 170 ft.lb / 23.5 kgm @ 2500-4800 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 8.2 s
How fast?
223 km/h, 139 mph
How economical?
13.8/7.2/9.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
231.0 CO2 g/km

Mercedes-Benz R 170 models

Mercedes-Benz SLK 32 AMG -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5A 3199 cm3 354 PS 349 bhp 260 kW 276.0 CO2 1495 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5A 1998 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 225.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 2295 cm3 197 PS 194 bhp 145 kW 237.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5A 2295 cm3 197 PS 194 bhp 145 kW 225.0 CO2
Mercedes-Benz SLK 320 -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 3199 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 267.0 CO2 1405 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5A 3199 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 245.0 CO2
Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 1998 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 1295 kg
Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5A 1998 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 1998 cm3 192 PS 189 bhp 141 kW 1325 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 2295 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5A 2295 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW

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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 2494 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1355 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1984 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1556 kg
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2000 Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 Kompressor data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2400 mm 94.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1488 mm 58.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1471 mm 57.9 inches
Length 4010 mm 157.9 inches
Width 1712 mm 67.4 inches
Height 1274 mm 50.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 1365 kg 3009 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.33
Frontal area 1.85
CdA 0.61
engine
engine type supercharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Mercedes-Benz
Engine code M 111 E 20 ML EVO / 111.958
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1998 cc
(121.925 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 89.9 × 78.7 mm
3.54 × 3.1 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.14
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 162 PS (160 bhp) (119 kW)
at 5300 rpm
Specific output 80.1 bhp/litre
1.31 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 230 Nm (170 ft·lb) (23.5 kgm)
at 2500-4800 rpm
Specific torque 115.12 Nm/litre
1.39 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system Bo HFM fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1446.6 kPa (209.8 psi)
Maximum RPM 6200 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.5 cc
Aspiration S/Charged
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 8.2 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 223 km/h (139 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 118.85 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
87.41 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
117.22 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.44 kg/kW
19.11 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 13.8/7.2/9.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km13.8/7.2/9.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre7.2/13.9/10.4 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG20.5/39.2/29.4 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG17.0/32.7/24.5 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 231.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 222.72 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 10.60 m
Front suspension I.ULW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MultiLi.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 7J x 15 ET 37
Wheel size rear 7J x 15 ET 37
Tyres front 205/60 R 15 V
Tyres rear 205/60 R 15 V
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.84
Final drive ratio 3.46
general
Carfolio.com ID76923
Production total
Model code R 170 E 20 ML EVO
Model family R 170
RAC rating 20.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 Kompressor added 2001-03-10.
Last modified 2013-02-28.