1995 Mercedes-Benz E 50 AMG


1995 Mercedes-Benz E 50 AMG

1995 Mercedes-Benz E 50 AMG

In 1996 the E 50 AMG with a five-litre AMG V8 engine developing 255 kW/347 hp was introduced as the top-of-the-line model in the completely new Mercedes-Benz E-Class with its distinctive twin-headlamp look.

In Detail

submitted by Richard Owen
engine M 119 E 50 AMG, 90 Degree V8
position Front Longitudinal
valvetrain DOHC 4 Valves per Cyl
displacement 4973 cc / 303.5 in³
bore 96.5 mm / 3.8 in
stroke 85.0 mm / 3.35 in
compression 11.0:1
power 258.8 kw / 347 bhp @ 5750 rpm
specific output 69.78 bhp per litre
torque 480 nm / 354.0 ft lbs @ 3750-4250 rpm
body / frame Unit Steel
driven wheels RWD
front tires 235/40 ZR 18
rear tires 265/35 ZR 18
front brakes Internally Vented Discs w/Vacuum Assist, ABS
f brake size x 334 mm / x 13.1 in
rear brakes Internally Vented Discs w/Vacuum Assist, ABS
r brake size x 300 mm / x 11.8 in
front wheels F 45.7 x 20.3 cm / 18.0 x 8.0 in
rear wheels R 45.7 x 22.9 cm / 18.0 x 9.0 in
steering Rack & Pinion w/Power Steering
f suspension Double Wishbones w/Coil Springs, Gas Pressure Shocks, AntiRoll Bar
r suspension Multi-Link w/Coil Springs, Gas Pressure Shocks, AntiRoll Bar
wheelbase 2833 mm / 111.5 in
front track 1560 mm / 61.4 in
rear track 1543 mm / 60.7 in
length 4795 mm / 188.8 in
width 1799 mm / 70.8 in
height 1411 mm / 55.6 in
transmission 5-Speed Automatic
gear ratios 3.59:1, 2.19:1, 1.41:1, 1.00:1, 0.83:1, :1
final drive 3.06:1
top speed ~250 kph / 155.3 mph
0 – 60 mph ~6.1 seconds