1999 Mercedes-Benz SL 600

In Detail

tagsr129, sl600
submitted byRichard Owen
engineV12
valvetrainDOHC 4 Valves / Cyl
displacement5987 cc / 365.3 in³
bore89 mm / 3.5 in
stroke80 mm / 3.15 in
compression10.0:1
power290.1 kw / 389.0 bhp @ 5200 rpm
specific output64.97 bhp per litre
bhp/weight191.72 bhp per tonne
torque569.44 nm / 420.0 ft lbs @ 3800 rpm
redline6000
driven wheelsFront Engine / RWD
front tires245/40ZR-18
rear tires275/35ZR-18
front brakesVented Discs w/ ABS
rear brakesVented Discs w/ ABS
front wheelsF 45.7 x 20.3 cm / 18.0 x 8.0 in
rear wheelsR 45.7 x 22.9 cm / 18.0 x 9.0 in
steeringRecirculating Ball w/Power Assist
curb weight2029 kg / 4473 lbs
wheelbase2515 mm / 99.0 in
front track1535 mm / 60.4 in
rear track1523 mm / 60.0 in
length4499 mm / 177.1 in
width1812 mm / 71.3 in
height1303 mm / 51.3 in
transmission5-Speed Auto
gear ratios3.59:1, 2.19:1, 1.41:1, 1.00:1, 0.83:1
top speed~249.4 kph / 155.0 mph
0 – 60 mph~5.9 seconds