1978 - 1980 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) - specs, fuel economy, dimensions, MPG

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Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) - specs, MPG, dimensions

General information
BrandMercedes-Benz
Model S-class
Model year of the generation and generation1972, S-class SE (W116)
Engine / Trim 350 SE V8 (205 Hp)
Production yearsApril, 1978 - September, 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 N/A
Fuel economy - extra urban N/A
Fuel economy - combined 18 US MPG
22 UK MPG
7.7 km/l
13 l/100km
CO2 emissionsN/A
Fuel Type Petrol (Gasoline)
Acceleration 0 - 60 mph 9 s
Acceleration 0 - 62 mph9.5 s
Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h9.5 s
Acceleration 0 - 200 km/h N/A
Acceleration 0 - 300 km/h N/A
Maximum speed 127 mph
205 km/h
100 km/h - 0 N/A
200 km/h - 0 N/A
Emission standard N/A
Weight-to-power ratio 18 lbs/hp
8.2 kg/hp
122.4 hp/tonne
Weight-to-torque ratio 17.6 lbs/lb-ft
125.1 lb-ft/tonne
5.9 kg/Nm
169.6 Nm/tonne
Internal combustion engine specs
Power 205 hp @ 5750 rpm.
Power per litre 58.6 hp/l
Torque 209.5 lb-ft or 284 Nm @ 4000 rpm.
Max engine rpm (redline) N/A
Engine layout Front, Longitudinal
Engine Model/Code M 116 E 35 / 116.983
Engine displacement 213.52 cu in
3499 cm3
3.5 l
Engine configuration8 cylinders, V-engine
Bore x Stroke 3.62 x 2.59 in
92 x 65.8 mm
Compression ratio 9:1
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Fuel injection system Multi-point indirect injection
Engine aspiration Naturally aspirated engine
Valvetrain SOHC
Engine oil capacity 8.45 US qt
7.04 UK qt
8 l
Engine oil specification 15W-40 / API SF
Coolant capacity 8.45 US qt
7.04 UK qt
8 l
Engine systemsN/A
Space, Volume and weights
Curb Weight 3692.7 lbs
1675 kg
Permissible maximum weight 4839.1 lbs
2195 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 gearbox4 gears, manual 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: 205/70 R14
Rear wheel tires: 205/70 R14
Wheel rims sizeFront wheel rims: 6.5J x 14
Rear wheel rims: 6.5J x 14

What are the production years of 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp)?
The 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) was produced from 1978 until 1980. The exact production years of 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) are 1978, 1979, 1980.

What is the powertrain of the 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp)?
The powertrain unit of 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) is Internal Combustion engine.

What is the bodystyle of the 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp)?
The bodystyle of the 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) is 5-seat 4-door Sedan.

What are the performance specs of 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) in terms of fuel economy, fuel consumption and emissions, regarding the manufacturer Mercedes-Benz?
Regarding the manufacturer Mercedes-Benz, the performance specs of 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) in terms of fuel economy, fuel consumption and emissions are as follows. The combined fuel consumption is 13 l/100 km, as the combined fuel economy is 18.1 US mpg or 21.7 imperial mpg.

What is the type of fuel which 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) uses?
The 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) uses Petrol (Gasoline).

How fast is the 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp)?
The 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) can accelerate from standstill to 100 km/h or 62 mph for 9.5 seconds. Regarding the Mercedes-Benz, the maximum speed of 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) is 205 km/h or 127 mph.

What is the maximum power of the combustion engine of 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp)?
The maximum power of the combustion engine of the 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) is 205 hp. It is achieved at 5750 prm. The specific output is 58.6 hp per l.

What is the maximum torque of the combustion engine of 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 350 SE V8 (205 Hp)?
The maximum torque of the combustion engine of the 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) is 284 Nm or 209.5 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 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp)?
The layout of the combustion engine of 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) is Front, Longitudinal. The engine code of the ICE is M 116 E 35 / 116.983.

What are the engine displacement, cylinder layout and bore x stroke of the 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp)?
The engine displacement of the 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) is 3499 cm3 or 213.52 cu in or 3.5 l.The ICE has 8 cylinders. The cylinder layout is V-engine. Bore x stroke are 92 x 65.8 mm or 3.62 x 2.59. Bore to stroke ratio is 1.4:1. The engine is over-square.

What is the compression ratio of the combustion engine of 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp)? How many valves does the engine have?
The combustion engine of the 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) has a compression ration of 9:1. It has 2 valves per cylinder or 16 valves at all.

What is the fuel injection system, the engine aspiration and the valvetrain of 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp)?
The 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W116) 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) has a internal combustion engine, or a thermal (also called heat) engine. The fuel injection system of this engine is Multi-point indirect injection. The engine aspiration is Naturally aspirated engine. The valvetrain of the ICE is SOHC.

What is the recommended engine oil and how much oil does a 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) take?
The 1978 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 350 SE V8 (205 Hp) takes 8 l or 8.45 US qt or 7.04 UK qt. The recommended oil viscosity / specifications are as follows:
15W-40 / API SF