1976 - 1980 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic - specs, fuel economy, dimensions, MPG

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Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic - specs, MPG, dimensions

General information
BrandMercedes-Benz
Model S-class
Model year of the generation and generation1972, S-class SE (W116)
Engine / Trim 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic
Production yearsJanuary, 1976 - July, 1980
Powertrain Architecture Internal Combustion engine
Body type5-Seat 4-Door Sedan
Performance specs
Fuel economy at Low speed (WLTP) N/A
Fuel economy at Medium speed (WLTP) N/A
Fuel economy at high speed (WLTP) N/A
Fuel economy at very high speed (WLTP) N/A
Fuel economy - combined (WLTP) N/A
CO2 emissions (WLTP)N/A
Fuel economy - urban 17 US MPG
20 UK MPG
7.1 km/l
14 l/100km
Fuel economy - extra urban 24 US MPG
28 UK MPG
10 km/l
10 l/100km
Fuel economy - combined 21 US MPG
26 UK MPG
9.1 km/l
11 l/100km
CO2 emissionsN/A
Fuel Type Petrol (Gasoline)
Acceleration 0 - 60 mph 11.7 s
Acceleration 0 - 62 mph12.3 s
Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h12.3 s
Acceleration 0 - 200 km/h N/A
Acceleration 0 - 300 km/h N/A
Maximum speed 115 mph
185 km/h
100 km/h - 0 N/A
200 km/h - 0 N/A
Emission standard N/A
Weight-to-power ratio 22.8 lbs/hp
10.3 kg/hp
96.9 hp/tonne
Weight-to-torque ratio 21.6 lbs/lb-ft
102.2 lb-ft/tonne
7.2 kg/Nm
138.5 Nm/tonne
Internal combustion engine specs
Power 156 hp @ 5500 rpm.
Power per litre 56.8 hp/l
Torque 164.5 lb-ft or 223 Nm @ 4000 rpm.
Max engine rpm (redline) N/A
Engine layout Front, Longitudinal
Engine Model/Code M 110 V 28 / 110.922
Engine displacement 167.57 cu in
2746 cm3
2.7 l
Engine configuration6 cylinders, Inline
Bore x Stroke 3.39 x 3.1 in
86 x 78.8 mm
Compression ratio 8.7:1
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Fuel injection system Carburettor
Engine aspiration Naturally aspirated engine
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine oil capacity 7.4 US qt
6.16 UK qt
7 l
Engine oil specification 15W-40 / API SF
Coolant capacity 11.1 US qt
9.24 UK qt
10.5 l
Engine systemsN/A
Space, Volume and weights
Curb Weight 3549.4 lbs
1610 kg
Permissible maximum weight 4695.8 lbs
2130 kg
Maximum load1146.4 lbs
520 kg
Minimum Trunk space 18.72 cu ft
530 l cu ft
Fuel tank capacity 25.36 US gal
21.12 UK gal
96 l
AdBlue tank N/A
Max. roof load N/A
Permissible trailer load with brakes on 8% slope N/A
Permissible trailer load with brakes on 12% slope N/A
Permissible trailer load without brakes N/A
Permissible towbar download N/A
Dimensions
Length 195.28 in
4960 mm
Width 73.62 in
1870 mm
Width with mirrors folded N/A
Width including mirrors N/A
Height 56.1 in
1425 mm
Wheelbase 112.6 in
2860 mm
Front track 59.88 in
1521 mm
Rear track 59.25 in
1505 mm
Front overhang N/A
Rear overhang N/A
Ride height (ground clearance) N/A
Drag coefficient (Cd) N/A
Minimum turning circle (turning diameter) N/A
Approach angle N/A
Departure angle N/A
Ramp-over angle N/A
Climb angle N/A
Wading depth N/A
Drivetrain, brakes and suspension specs
Drivetrain Architecture The Internal combustion engine (ICE) drives the rear wheels of the vehicle.
Drive wheel Rear wheel drive
Number of gears and type of the gearbox3 gears, automatic transmission
Front suspension Double wishbone
Rear suspension Trailing arm
Front brakesVentilated discs
Rear brakesDisc
Assisting systemsN/A
Steering type Cone worm with recirculation balls, Hydraulic Assisted
Tires size Front wheel tires: 195/75 R14
Rear wheel tires: 195/75 R14
Wheel rims sizeFront wheel rims: 6J x 14
Rear wheel rims: 6J x 14

What are the production years of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic?
The 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic was produced from 1976 until 1980. The exact production years of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic are 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980.

What is the powertrain of the 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic?
The powertrain unit of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic is Internal Combustion engine.

What is the bodystyle of the 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic?
The bodystyle of the 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic is 5-seat 4-door Sedan.

What are the performance specs of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic in terms of fuel economy, fuel consumption and emissions, regarding the manufacturer Mercedes-Benz?
Regarding the manufacturer Mercedes-Benz, the performance specs of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic in terms of fuel economy, fuel consumption and emissions are as follows. The fuel consumption, measured in urban conditions is 14 l/100 km, as the fuel economy in urban conditions is 16.8 US mpg or 20.2 imperial mpg. The fuel consumption, measured in extra urban conditions is 10 l/100 km, as the fuel economy in extra urban conditions is 23.5 US mpg or 28.2 imperial mpg. The combined fuel consumption is 11 l/100 km, as the combined fuel economy is 21.4 US mpg or 25.7 imperial mpg.

What is the type of fuel which 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic uses?
The 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic uses Petrol (Gasoline).

How fast is the 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic?
The 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic can accelerate from standstill to 100 km/h or 62 mph for 12.3 seconds. Regarding the Mercedes-Benz, the maximum speed of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic is 185 km/h or 115 mph.

What is the maximum power of the combustion engine of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic?
The maximum power of the combustion engine of the 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic is 156 hp. It is achieved at 5500 prm. The specific output is 56.8 hp per l.

What is the maximum torque of the combustion engine of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic?
The maximum torque of the combustion engine of the 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic is 223 Nm or 164.5 lb-ft. It is achieved at 4000 prm. The specific torque is 81.2 Nm per l or 59.9 lb-ft per l.

What are the layout and the code of the combustion engine of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic?
The layout of the combustion engine of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic is Front, Longitudinal. The engine code of the ICE is M 110 V 28 / 110.922.

What are the engine displacement, cylinder layout and bore x stroke of the 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic?
The engine displacement of the 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic is 2746 cm3 or 167.57 cu in or 2.7 l.The ICE has 6 cylinders. The cylinder layout is Inline. Bore x stroke are 86 x 78.8 mm or 3.39 x 3.1. Bore to stroke ratio is 1.09:1. The engine is over-square.

What is the compression ratio of the combustion engine of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic? How many valves does the engine have?
The combustion engine of the 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic has a compression ration of 8.7:1. It has 2 valves per cylinder or 12 valves at all.

What is the fuel injection system, the engine aspiration and the valvetrain of 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic?
The 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic has a internal combustion engine, or a thermal (also called heat) engine. The fuel injection system of this engine is Carburettor. The engine aspiration is Naturally aspirated engine. The valvetrain of the ICE is DOHC.

What is the recommended engine oil and how much oil does a 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic take?
The 1976 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 280 S (156 Hp) Automatic takes 7 l or 7.4 US qt or 6.16 UK qt. The recommended oil viscosity / specifications are as follows:
15W-40 / API SF