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2000 Mercedes-Benz SLK 320 R 170 R 170 E 32 information summary

What body style?
convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
4010 mm
How heavy?
1405 kg
What size engine?
3.2 litre, 3199 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
218 PS / 215 bhp / 160 kW @ 5700 rpm
How much torque?
310 Nm / 229 ft.lb / 31.6 kgm @ 3000-4800 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 6.90 s
How fast?
245 km/h, 152 mph
How economical?
16.4/8.0/11.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
267 CO2 g/km

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2000 Mercedes-Benz SLK 320 technical specifications

Introduction

The SLK 320 is a motor car from Mercedes-Benz, with rear wheel drive, a front located engine and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body style.
It is part of Mercedes-Benz's R 170 model range.
Power is supplied by a single overhead camshaft, 3.2 litre naturally aspirated 6 cylinder motor, with 3 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 215 bhp (218 PS/160 kW) at 5700 rpm and 310 N·m (229 lb·ft/31.6 kgm) at 3000-4800 rpm respectively.
The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 6 speed manual transmission.
The claimed weight at the kerb is 1405 kg.
It is said to be able to manage a maxiumum speed of 245 km/h which is 152 mph, official fuel consumption is 16.4/8.0/11.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 267 g/km.
2000 Mercedes-Benz SLK 320 data
2000 Mercedes-Benz SLK 320 R 170 R 170 E 32 data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2400 94.5
Track/tread (front) 1488 58.6
Track/tread (rear) 1485 58.5
Length 4010 157.9
Width 1712 67.4
Height 1274 50.2
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 1405 kg 3097 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.340
Frontal area 1.86
CdA 0.63
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Mercedes-Benz
Engine code M 112 E 32 / 112.947
Cylinders V 6 in 90° vee
Capacity 3.2 litre
3199 cc
(195.215 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 89.9 × 84 mm
3.54 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.07
single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
3 valves per cylinder
18 valves in total
maximum power output 218 PS (215 bhp) (160 kW)
at 5700 rpm
Specific output 67.2 bhp/litre
1.1 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 310 Nm (229 ft·lb) (31.6 kgm)
at 3000-4800 rpm
Specific torque 96.91 Nm/litre
1.17 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system Bo HFM fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1217.7 kPa (176.6 psi)
Maximum RPM 6000 rpm
crankshaft bearings 4
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 533.17 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 6.90 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 245 km/h (152 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 155.15 PS/g
114.11 kW/g
153.02 bhp/ton
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.76 kg/kW
14.64 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 16.4/8.0/11.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km16.4/8.0/11.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre6.1/12.5/9.0 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG17.2/35.3/25.4 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG14.3/29.4/21.2 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 267 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 257.52 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 recirculating ball PAS
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 16 H 2
Wheel size rear 8J x 16 H 2
Tyres front 205/55 R 16 V
Tyres rear 225/50 R 16 V
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 300 mm
Rear brake diameter 278 mm
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.84
Final drive ratio 3.27
general
Carfolio.com ID76967
Production total
Model code R 170 E 32
Model family R 170
RAC rating 30.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Mercedes-Benz SLK 320 added 2001-03-09.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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