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Mercedes-Benz 300E (W124) specs

Car type 4-door saloon
Curb weight 1420 kg (3131 lbs)
Introduced 1985
Origin country Germany
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Performance

0 - 100 kph7.8 s
Est. 0 - 60 mph7.3 s
0 - 100 mph20.3 s
Est. 1/8 mile11.0 s @ 77.0 mph
Est. 1/4 mile16.6 s @ 93.2 mph
Top speed232 kph (144 mph)
Mercedes-Benz 300E acceleration graph

Powertrain specs

Engine type Inline 6, 12 valves
Displacement 3.0 l (181 ci / 2962 cc)
Power 190 ps (187 bhp / 140 kw)
Torque 260 Nm (192 lb-ft)
Power / liter 64 ps (63 hp)
Power / weight 134 ps (132 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 183 Nm (135 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 5 speed manual
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive

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300E  10y ago

over 120 km/h on second gear


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LJUTICA  12y ago

The much beloved W124 series deserves to be special number model (if it's truly 150th).
Great engine choice for this car.Mercs even had straight sixes back then...


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FastestLaps  12y ago

This car kicks ass! It was faster in straight line than some Porches of it's time.

But for some reason W124s got heavier and not actually faster in 90s after M104 twin cam engines were introduced.


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Anonymous  12y ago

It's the 150th Mercedes on fastestlaps.com.