1985 - 1991 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic - specs, fuel economy, dimensions, MPG

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Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic - specs, MPG, dimensions

General information
BrandMercedes-Benz
Model S-class
Model year of the generation and generation1985, S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985)
Engine / Trim 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic
Production yearsAugust, 1985 - October, 1991
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
21 UK MPG
7.4 km/l
13.59.1 l/100km
Fuel economy - extra urban 25 US MPG
30 UK MPG
10.6 km/l
9.4 l/100km
Fuel economy - combined N/A
CO2 emissionsN/A
Fuel Type Petrol (Gasoline)
Acceleration 0 - 60 mph 8.6 s
Acceleration 0 - 62 mph9.1 s
Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h9.1 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 17.8 lbs/hp
8.1 kg/hp
123.7 hp/tonne
Weight-to-torque ratio 17.5 lbs/lb-ft
126.2 lb-ft/tonne
5.8 kg/Nm
171.1 Nm/tonne
Internal combustion engine specs
Power 188 hp @ 5700 rpm.
Power per litre 63.5 hp/l
Torque 191.8 lb-ft or 260 Nm @ 4400 rpm.
Max engine rpm (redline) N/A
Engine layout Front, Longitudinal
Engine Model/Code M 103 E 30 / 103.981
Engine displacement 180.75 cu in
2962 cm3
3 l
Engine configuration6 cylinders, Inline
Bore x Stroke 3.48 x 3.16 in
88.5 x 80.25 mm
Compression ratio 9.2:1
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Fuel injection system Multi-point indirect injection
Engine aspiration Naturally aspirated engine
Valvetrain SOHC
Engine oil capacity 6.34 US qt
5.28 UK qt
6 l
Engine oil specification 10W-40 / MB 229.1
Coolant capacity 8.45 US qt
7.04 UK qt
8 l
Engine systemsN/A
Space, Volume and weights
Curb Weight 3351 lbs
1520 kg
Permissible maximum weight 4497.4 lbs
2040 kg
Maximum load1146.4 lbs
520 kg
Fuel tank capacity 23.78 US gal
19.8 UK gal
90 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 197.64 in
5020 mm
Width 71.65 in
1820 mm
Width with mirrors folded N/A
Width including mirrors N/A
Height 56.57 in
1437 mm
Wheelbase 115.35 in
2930 mm
Front track 61.22 in
1555 mm
Rear track 60.12 in
1527 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, 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: 205/65 R15
Rear wheel tires: 205/65 R15
Wheel rims sizeFront wheel rims: 7J x 15
Rear wheel rims: 7J x 15

What are the production years of 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic?
The 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic was produced from 1985 until 1991. The exact production years of 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic are 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991.

What is the powertrain of the 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic?
The powertrain unit of 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic is Internal Combustion engine.

What is the bodystyle of the 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic?
The bodystyle of the 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic is 5-seat 4-door Sedan.

What are the performance specs of 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 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 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic in terms of fuel economy, fuel consumption and emissions are as follows. The fuel consumption, measured in urban conditions is 13.59 l/100 km, as the fuel economy in urban conditions is 17.3 US mpg or 20.8 imperial mpg. The fuel consumption, measured in extra urban conditions is 9.4 l/100 km, as the fuel economy in extra urban conditions is 25 US mpg or 30.1 imperial mpg.

What is the type of fuel which 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic uses?
The 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic uses Petrol (Gasoline).

How fast is the 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic?
The 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic can accelerate from standstill to 100 km/h or 62 mph for 9.1 seconds. Regarding the Mercedes-Benz, the maximum speed of 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic is 205 km/h or 127 mph.

What is the maximum power of the combustion engine of 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic?
The maximum power of the combustion engine of the 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic is 188 hp. It is achieved at 5700 prm. The specific output is 63.5 hp per l.

What is the maximum torque of the combustion engine of 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic?
The maximum torque of the combustion engine of the 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic is 260 Nm or 191.8 lb-ft. It is achieved at 4400 prm. The specific torque is 87.8 Nm per l or 64.7 lb-ft per l.

What are the layout and the code of the combustion engine of 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic?
The layout of the combustion engine of 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic is Front, Longitudinal. The engine code of the ICE is M 103 E 30 / 103.981.

What are the engine displacement, cylinder layout and bore x stroke of the 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic?
The engine displacement of the 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic is 2962 cm3 or 180.75 cu in or 3 l.The ICE has 6 cylinders. The cylinder layout is Inline. Bore x stroke are 88.5 x 80.25 mm or 3.48 x 3.16. Bore to stroke ratio is 1.1:1. The engine is over-square.

What is the compression ratio of the combustion engine of 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic? How many valves does the engine have?
The combustion engine of the 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic has a compression ration of 9.2:1. It has 2 valves per cylinder or 12 valves at all.

What is the fuel injection system, the engine aspiration and the valvetrain of 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic?
The 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class SE (W126, facelift 1985) 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic 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 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic take?
The 1985 Mercedes-Benz S-class Sedan 300 SE (188 Hp) Automatic takes 6 l or 6.34 US qt or 5.28 UK qt. The recommended oil viscosity / specifications are as follows:
10W-40 / MB 229.1