Research 2016 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

SLK 300 SLK 300


Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.7
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 6.4


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.6


Engine Order Code
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Displacement 2.0 L/121
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 241 @ 5550
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 273 @ 1300

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 51.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.6
Track Width, Front (in) 61.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.5
Length, Overall (in) 162.8
Wheelbase (in) 95.7

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 42.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 48.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.2
Passenger Capacity 2
Front Head Room (in) 39.1


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 28


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.5
Steering Type Rack-Pinion


Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz SLK
Body Style Roadster


Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link


Rear Tire Size P245/40YR17
Spare Tire Size Compact
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/40R18
Front Tire Size P225/45YR17
Rear Tire Size P245/35R18
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code


Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.33
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 9
Trans Order Code
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.32
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.50
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.93
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.21
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66


EPA Classification Two-Seaters

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3241


Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 X 8.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 X 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact