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2002 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class specs & colors

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2002 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

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Key specs

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Dark Charcoal






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  • contents listed in standards (STD)


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  • 17" 5-slot alloy wheels
  • P245/45WR17 performance tires


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  • deletion of AMG styled front & rear aprons/ side skirts/projector beam lights & wheels
  • *addition of alloy wheels w/P245/45WR17 tires*


EPA Classification Two Seater
Front Wheel Size 18 x 8.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 18 x 9.5 in
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 100
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 143
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 5.0L/303
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 302 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 339 @ 2700-4250
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 23 MPG
Cruising Range - City 337.60 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 16 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 485.30 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Type 5
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.59
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.16 (1.95 Winter Mode)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.65
Suspension Type - Front Lower Control Arms
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.8 x 1.1 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.9 x 0.4 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 21.1 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Pwr Recirculating Ball
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.7
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.4 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Front Tire Size 245/40ZR18
Rear Tire Size 275/35ZR18
Spare Tire Size Full-Size
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 4125 lbs
Passenger Capacity 2
Passenger Volume 50.4 ft³
Front Head Room 37.1 in
Front Leg Room 42.4 in
Front Shoulder Room 55.4 in
Front Hip Room 53.2 in
Second Head Room N/A in
Second Leg Room N/A in
Second Shoulder Room N/A in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Wheelbase 99.0 in
Length, Overall 177.1 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 71.3 in
Height, Overall 51.3 in
Track Width, Front 60.4 in
Track Width, Rear 60.0 in
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Liftover Height N/A in
Trunk Volume 7.9 ft³
18" X 8.5" AMG thin-spoke monoblock alloy front wheels Standard
Selective locking/unlocking Standard
Rearview mirror w/auto-dimming feature Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
Eccentric-sweep intermittent windshield wiper w/heated washer system/wiper parking position, rain sensor wiper activation Standard
Removable aluminum hard convertible top Standard
Multi-function operating panel-inc: display controls, radio controls, cassette controls Standard
Automatic climate control-inc: dust filter, residual-heat REST mode Standard
Velour carpeting & floor mats Standard
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) Standard
AMG designed front air dam, side skirts & rear apron Standard
Leather wrapped steering wheel & shift knob Standard
Adjustable seat-mounted 3-point front shoulder belts w/height adjustment & emergency tensioning retractors Standard
Independent five-link rear suspension w/anti-lift/anti-squat geometry/ alignment control Standard
5.0L SOHC SMPI 24-valve aluminum-alloy V8 engine-inc: 2 ignition coils/spark plugs per cylinder Standard
Universal integrated garage door opener Standard
P275/35ZR18 high-performance rear tires Standard
Heated rear window Standard
Babysmart automatic child seat recognition system Standard
Cruise control Standard
Automatic convertible soft top Standard
Nappa leather seats, head restraints Standard
Integrated digital cellular phone Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Remote illuminated entry Standard
Burl walnut or chestnut interior trim on doors, dash, console, shiftgate Standard
Pwr tilt/telescoping steering column Standard
2 stage intake manifold Standard
Driver & front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system Standard
18" X 9.5" AMG thin-spoke monoblock alloy rear wheels Standard
Halogen headlamps w/wipers & heated washers Standard
P245/40ZR18 high-performance front tires Standard
City 16/hwy 23 (5.0L engine/5-speed auto trans) Standard
Adjustable center armrest Standard
10-way pwr front bucket seats w/head restraints & 3-position memory Standard
LEV certified (5.0L engine/5-speed auto trans) Standard
Electronic stability program (ESP) Standard
Anti-theft alarm system w/starter interlock Standard
Remote keyless entry-inc: doors, trunk release, (4) inside storage compartments, window closing Standard
Pwr recirculating-ball steering w/damper Standard
Brake assist system (applies full braking pwr automatically when needed) Standard
Dual retractable cupholders in center console Standard
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) Standard
Brake assist system (applies full braking pwr automatically when needed) Standard
Independent front suspension w/damper struts, triangular lower control arms w/anti-dive geometry Standard
Attachable mesh wind deflector Standard
Automatic slip control (ASR) Standard
Pwr windows w/express-down control for each window & 1-touch up/down for both windows via soft-top switch Standard
Front/rear coil springs, stabilizer bars & gas shock absorbers Standard
Tele-Aid-inc: 24-hour contact w/Mercedes Benz for emergency aid, information, roadside assistance Standard
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Standard
Halogen front foglamps Standard
Fully electronic ignition system w/knock sensor timing control Standard
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
Automatic slip control (ASR) Standard
Door mounted side airbags Standard
Red rear foglamp Standard
5-speed automatic transmission Standard
Dual heated pwr remote outside mirrors w/3-position memory Standard
Bose sound system w/Acoustimass-inc: antitheft-coded AM/FM stereo/weather band radio & auto reverse cassette player, auto speed-dependent volume adjustment, 6-speakers Standard
4-wheel front ventilated/solid rear pwr disc brakes Standard

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