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Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster specs

Car type Convertible
Curb weight 1420 kg (3131 lbs)
Introduced 1957
Origin country Germany
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0 - 100 kph10.0 s
Est. 0 - 60 mph9.4 s
0 - 100 mph24.5 s
Est. 1/8 mile12.2 s @ 70.8 mph
Est. 1/4 mile18.3 s @ 88.9 mph
Top speed260 kph (162 mph)
Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster acceleration graph

Powertrain specs

Engine type inline6 fuel injection
Displacement 3.0 l (183 ci)
Power 215 ps (212 bhp / 158 kw)
Torque 275 Nm (203 lb-ft)
Power / liter 72 ps (71 hp)
Power / weight 151 ps (149 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 194 Nm (143 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 4
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive

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Fangio Man  8y ago

Wow! 0_0

I did not know the 300 SL was available as Roadster, too!

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roman  9y ago

This looks great
But the hardtop is even better

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Anonymous  13y ago

This car was the vette of germany in its time.

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Georg  13y ago

the topspeed ranged from 220km/h to 260km/h depending on the different final dirve gearings avaible for the customers, there was a 240hp version avaible with a sportcamshaft.
The engine of the 300SL was the first ever petrol car engine quipped with fuel injection.