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2008 Mercedes-Benz SL 500 0-60, quarter mile, specs


0-60 mph 5.2 seconds
0-100 kph 5.5 seconds
Quarter mile 14.3 s @ 113 mph
Top speed 250 kph / 155 mph
Curb weight 1835 kilograms (4045 pounds)
Year introduced 2008
Displacement 5500 cubic centimeters (5.5 liters / 336 cubic inches)
Maximum power 387 metric horsepower (382 brake horsepower / 285 kilowatts) @ 6000 rpm
Maximum torque 530 Newton-meters (391 pound-feet) @ 4800 rpm
Engine location front-mounted
Drive rear wheel drive


Mercedes-Benz SL 500 0-60 and acceleration in miles per hour

0-10 mph 0.8 s
0-20 mph 1.5 s
0-30 mph 2.2 s
0-40 mph 3.0 s
0-50 mph 4.0 s
0-60 mph 5.2 s
0-70 mph 6.8 s
0-80 mph 9.0 s
0-90 mph 11.3 s
0-100 mph 13.7 s
0-110 mph 15.8 s
0-120 mph 17.5 s

Mercedes-Benz SL 500 quarter mile and acceleration in feet

300 feet 6.0 s @ 66 mph
1/8 mile 9.6 s @ 90 mph
1000 feet 12.2 s @ 104 mph
Quarter mile 14.3 s @ 113 mph

Mercedes-Benz SL 500 acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0-10 kph 0.5 s
0-20 kph 1.0 s
0-30 kph 1.4 s
0-40 kph 1.9 s
0-50 kph 2.3 s
0-60 kph 2.8 s
0-70 kph 3.3 s
0-80 kph 4.0 s
0-90 kph 4.7 s
0-100 kph 5.5 s
0-110 kph 6.5 s
0-120 kph 7.8 s
0-130 kph 9.1 s
0-140 kph 10.6 s
0-150 kph 12.1 s
0-160 kph 13.6 s
0-170 kph 14.9 s
0-180 kph 16.2 s
0-190 kph 17.2 s
0-200 kph 18.0 s

Mercedes-Benz SL 500 distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 6.3 s @ 110 kph
200 meters 9.5 s @ 145 kph
300 meters 12.1 s @ 167 kph
400 meters 14.2 s @ 181 kph
500 meters 16.2 s @ 192 kph
600 meters 18.0 s @ 200 kph

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