Specs

Research 1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

SLK230

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x .98
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x .35
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 9.50 (3.6 Top Down)

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -

Engine

Fuel System Supercharged SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 200 @ 2500-4800
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.3L/140
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 5300

Exterior Dimensions

Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.20
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.5
Track Width, Front (in) 58.6
Height, Overall (in) 50.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.5
Length, Overall (in) 157.3
Wheelbase (in) 94.5

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 43.8
Front Hip Room (in) 54.7
Passenger Capacity 2
Front Head Room (in) 37.4

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22

Steering

Steering Type Pwr Recirculating-Ball
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.53
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.7
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1

Summary

Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
Body Style 2 Door Roadster

Suspension

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size 205/55R16
Rear Tire Size 225/50R16
Spare Tire Size - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.41
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.93
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.10 (1.90 Winter Mode)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00

Vehicle

EPA Classification Two Seater

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3036

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum

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