Mercedes-Benz CLK (C 209) CLK 500 Automatic (306 hp, petrol, 2002) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

coupe (fixed-head coupé), 2 doors, 4 seats, dimensions: 4638.00 mm x 1740.00 mm x 1413.00 mm, weight: 1660 kg, engine displacement: 4966 cc, 8 cylinders, 3 valves per cylinder, max power: 306 hp @ 5600 rpm, max torque: 460 Nm @ 2700 - 4250 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 6.00 s, max speed: 250 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): - / 5, fuel type: petrol, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): - / - / 11.5 l, rims: 7.5J X 17, 8.5J X 17, tyres: 225/55 R17, 245/40 R17
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Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

Model(C 209) CLK 500 Automatic
First year of production2002
Last year of production2005

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typecoupe (fixed-head coupé)
Number of doors2 (two)
Number of seats4 (four)
Wheelbase2715.00 mm (millimeters)
8.91 ft (feet)
106.89 in (inches)
2.7150 m (meters)
Front track1497.00 mm (millimeters)
4.91 ft (feet)
58.94 in (inches)
1.4970 m (meters)
Rear track1478.00 mm (millimeters)
4.85 ft (feet)
58.19 in (inches)
1.4780 m (meters)
Length4638.00 mm (millimeters)
15.22 ft (feet)
182.60 in (inches)
4.6380 m (meters)
Width1740.00 mm (millimeters)
5.71 ft (feet)
68.50 in (inches)
1.7400 m (meters)
Height1413.00 mm (millimeters)
4.64 ft (feet)
55.63 in (inches)
1.4130 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity435.0 l (liters)
15.36 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.43 m3 (cubic meters)
435000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-
Curb weight1660 kg (kilograms)
3659.67 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2115 kg (kilograms)
4662.78 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank62.0 l (liters)
13.64 UK gal (UK gallons)
16.38 US gal (US gallons)


Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelpetrol
Type of fuel systemmulti-point fuel injection (MPFI)
Engine locationlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement4966 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type-
Type of aspirationnaturally aspirated
Compression ratio10.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engine
Number of cylinders8 (eight)
Valves per cylinder3 (three)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)97.00 mm (millimeters)
0.32 ft (feet)
3.82 in (inches)
0.0970 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)84.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.31 in (inches)
0.0840 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power306 hp (horse power)
228.2 kW (kilowatts)
310.3 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5600 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque460 Nm (newton meters)
46.9 kgm (kilogram meters)
339.3 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at2700 - 4250 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h6.00 s (seconds)
Maximum speed250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)-
Fuel consumption (extra urban)-
Fuel consumption (combined)11.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.53 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.04 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
20.45 mpg (miles per gallon)
5.40 mpl (miles per liter)
8.70 km/l (kilometers per liter)

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Type of transmissionautomatic
Number of automatic gears5 (five)
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)


Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinion
Type of power steeringelectric
Turning circle diameter10.76 m (meters)
35.30 ft (feet)
423.62 in (inches)


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - shock absorber strut/damper
Type of rear suspension - independent suspension
- multi-link suspension


Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)Yes


Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size7.5J X 17, 8.5J X 17
Tyre code225/55 R17, 245/40 R17

Compared to average values

The difference in percent between the values of some of the vehicle's characteristics and their average values.

Wheelbase+ 2%
Front track- 1%
Rear track- 2%
Length+ 3%
Width- 2%
Height- 6%
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity- 3%
Curb weight+ 17%
Maximum weight+ 8%
Capacity of the fuel tank+ 1%
Engine displacement+ 121%
Maximum power+ 93%
Maximum torque+ 73%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h- 41%
Maximum speed+ 24%
Fuel consumption (combined)+ 55%