Mercedes Benz SLK 280
Model Year 2004 (Mercedes Benz R 171), S - Segment (Sports car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

cabriolet
cabriolet
x 2
x 2
Rear
Rear
3.0 V6 24v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Mercedes Benz SLK 280

The German car first seen in 2004 and powered by a 6 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by Mercedes Benz. The engine offers a displacement of 3.0 litre matched to a rear wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 6 or a automatic gearbox with 7 gears. Vehicle in question is a sports car with the top speed of 250km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 6.3s and consumping around 9.7 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Mercedes Benz

3.0 M272 KE30

displacement:
2996
cc
configuration:
6 - V config
 
valves:
24, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
231
hp
torque:
300
Nm
Vehicle information - Mercedes Benz SLK
not tested
produced:
2004. - 2008.
 
body style:
cabriolet
2 door
length:
4089
mm
width:
1777
mm
height:
1296
mm
boot:
208 - 300
l
fuel tank:
70
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

F

category

manual gearbox

6 gears

average

9.7

l/100km

weight:
1340
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
6.3
s
top speed:
250
km/h
cons. (urban):
13.8
l/100km
cons. (highway):
7.2
l/100km
cons. (average):
9.7
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
231
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

F

category

automatic

7 gears

average

9.3

l/100km

weight:
1360
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
6.2
s
top speed:
250
km/h
cons. (urban):
12.9
l/100km
cons. (highway):
7.0
l/100km
cons. (average):
9.3
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
231
g/km

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Safety results for Mercedes Benz SLK

EuroNCAP: not tested

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