Mercedes Benz C 240
Model Year 2000 (Mercedes Benz W 203), D - Segment (Large family car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

sedan
sedan
x 4
x 4
Rear
Rear
2.6 V6 18v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Mercedes Benz C 240

The German car first seen in 2000 and powered by a 6 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by Mercedes Benz. The engine offers a displacement of 2.6 litre matched to a rear wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 6 or a automatic gearbox with 5 gears. Vehicle in question is a large family car with the top speed of 235km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 9.2s and consumping around 11.1 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Mercedes Benz

2.6 M112 E26

displacement:
2597
cc
configuration:
6 - V config
 
valves:
18, 3 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
170
hp
torque:
240
Nm
Vehicle information - Mercedes Benz C
~70% score
produced:
2000. - 2004.
 
body style:
sedan
4 door
length:
4526
mm
width:
1728
mm
height:
1426
mm
boot:
455
l
fuel tank:
62
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

G

category

manual gearbox

6 gears

average

11.1

l/100km

weight:
1435
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
9.2
s
top speed:
235
km/h
cons. (urban):
16.6
l/100km
cons. (highway):
7.9
l/100km
cons. (average):
11.1
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
266
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

G

category

automatic

5 gears

average

10.7

l/100km

weight:
1435
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
9.5
s
top speed:
232
km/h
cons. (urban):
15.7
l/100km
cons. (highway):
7.9
l/100km
cons. (average):
10.7
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
256
g/km

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Safety results for Mercedes Benz C

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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