Key facts

1985 Mercedes-Benz 230 E W 124 information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4740 mm
How heavy?
1400 kg
What size engine?
2.3 litre, 2299 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
134 PS / 132 bhp / 98 kW @ 5100 rpm
How much torque?
198 Nm / 146 ft.lb / 20.2 kgm @ 3500 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 9.90 s
How fast?
201 km/h, 125 mph

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1985 Mercedes-Benz 230 E technical specifications

Introduction

The 230 E is a car from Mercedes-Benz, with rear wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a Bruno Sacco/Joseph Gallitzendörfer/Peter Pfeiffer-styled 4 door saloon (sedan) body style.
The Mercedes-Benz 230 E belongs to the W 124 range of cars from Mercedes-Benz.
Its 4 cylinder, single overhead camshaft naturally aspirated powerplant has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 2.3 litres. It produces power and torque figures of 132 bhp (134 PS/98 kW) at 5100 rpm and 198 Nm (146 lbft/20.2 kgm) at 3500 rpm respectively.
The engine powers the wheels compliments of a 4 speed automatic transmission.
The quoted weight at the kerb is 1400 kg.
It is claimed to attain a maxiumum speed of 201 km/h which is 125 mph.
1985 Mercedes-Benz 230 E data
1985 Mercedes-Benz 230 E W 124 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
DesignerBruno Sacco/Joseph Gallitzendörfer/Peter Pfeiffer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2800 110.2
Track/tread (front) 1497 58.9
Track/tread (rear) 1740 68.5
Length 4740 186.6
Width 1740 68.5
Height 1445 56.9
Ground clearance 163 6.4
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 1400 kg 3086 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.300
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Mercedes-Benz
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.3 litre
2299 cc
(140.294 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 95.5 × 80.25 mm
3.76 × 3.16 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.19
single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
134 PS (132 bhp) (98 kW)
at 5100 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
57.4 bhp/litre
0.94 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
198 Nm (146 ft·lb) (20.2 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
86.12 Nm/litre
1.04 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1082.3 kPa (157 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 574.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 9.90 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 17.40 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 201 km/h (125 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 95.6 PS/g
70.31 kW/g
94.29 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.22 kg/kW
23.76 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
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
Front suspension I.W.ARB.
Rear suspension I.5Li.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID8349
Production total
Model code
Model family W 124
RAC rating 22.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1985 Mercedes-Benz 230 E added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-06-19.

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