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2003 Mercedes-Benz SL 55 AMG Specs

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:AMG Supercharged V8
Position:Front Longitudinal
Valvetrain:SOHC w/3 Valves per Cyl
Displacement:5439 cc / 331.9 cu in
Bore:97 mm / 3.82 in
Stroke:92 mm / 3.62 in
Compression:9.0:1
Power:355.0 kw / 476.1 bhp @ 6100 rpm
Specific output:87.53 bhp per litre
Torque:700 nm / 516.3 ft lbs @ 6250-4500 rpm

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Unit Steel
Driven wheels:Front Engine / RWD
Front tires:245/40ZR18
Rear tires:275/35 ZR 18
Front brakes:Internally Vented Discs w/ABS, Power Assist & SBC
Front brake size:334 mm / 13.1 in
Rear brakes:Internally Vented Discs w/ABS, Power Assist & SBC
Rear brake size:300 mm / 11.8 in
Front wheels:F 45.7 x 21.6 cm / 18.0 x 8.5 in
Rear wheels:R 45.7 x 24.1 cm / 18.0 x 9.5 in
Steering:Rack & Pinoin w/
Front suspension:4-Link Strut Suspension w/Coil Springs, Shock Absorber, Stabiliz
Rear suspension:Multi-Link w/Coil Springs, Shock Absorber, Stabilizer

Drivetrain

Transmission:5-Speed Auto
Gear ratios:3.59:1, 2.19:1, 1.41:1, 1.00:1, 0.83:1
Final drive:2.82:1

Car dimensions

Weight:1820 kg / 4012 lbs
Wheelbase:2515 mm / 99.0 in
Front track:1553 mm / 61.1 in
Rear track:1545 mm / 60.8 in
Length:4499 mm / 177.1 in
Width:1812 mm / 71.3 in
Height:1275 mm / 50.2 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:250 kph / 155.3 mph
0 - 60 mph:4.6 seconds

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