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1998 Mercedes-Benz SL 500 0-60, quarter mile, specs


0-60 mph 6.1 seconds
0-100 kph 6.5 seconds
Quarter mile 15.7 s @ 106 mph
Top speed 250 kph / 155 mph
Curb weight 1795 kilograms (3957 pounds)
Year introduced 1998
Displacement 5000 cubic centimeters (5.0 liters / 305 cubic inches)
Maximum power 306 metric horsepower (302 brake horsepower / 225 kilowatts)
Maximum torque 460 Newton-meters (339 pound-feet)
Engine location front-mounted
Drive rear wheel drive


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

0-10 mph 0.9 s
0-20 mph 1.7 s
0-30 mph 2.5 s
0-40 mph 3.4 s
0-50 mph 4.6 s
0-60 mph 6.1 s
0-70 mph 8.3 s
0-80 mph 11.1 s
0-90 mph 14.3 s
0-100 mph 17.5 s
0-110 mph 20.5 s
0-120 mph 22.7 s

Mercedes-Benz SL 500 quarter mile and acceleration in feet

300 feet 6.5 s @ 62 mph
1/8 mile 10.3 s @ 84 mph
1000 feet 13.3 s @ 97 mph
Quarter mile 15.7 s @ 106 mph
2000 feet 19.9 s @ 117 mph

Mercedes-Benz SL 500 acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0-10 kph 0.6 s
0-20 kph 1.1 s
0-30 kph 1.6 s
0-40 kph 2.1 s
0-50 kph 2.6 s
0-60 kph 3.2 s
0-70 kph 3.8 s
0-80 kph 4.5 s
0-90 kph 5.4 s
0-100 kph 6.5 s
0-110 kph 7.8 s
0-120 kph 9.5 s
0-130 kph 11.3 s
0-140 kph 13.3 s
0-150 kph 15.4 s
0-160 kph 17.4 s
0-170 kph 19.2 s
0-180 kph 20.9 s
0-190 kph 22.3 s
0-200 kph 23.4 s

Mercedes-Benz SL 500 distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 6.8 s @ 103 kph
200 meters 10.2 s @ 135 kph
300 meters 13.1 s @ 156 kph
400 meters 15.6 s @ 170 kph
500 meters 17.8 s @ 180 kph
600 meters 19.8 s @ 188 kph
700 meters 21.6 s @ 194 kph

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