Mercedes-Benz C112 

  • built in Germany
  • 1991
  • 408 HP 6.0L
  • 192 mph
 
Since the 1950s they have been a symbol of the sports cars from Mercedes-Benz: the 300 SL coupe (W 194/198 series, 1952 and 1954, respectively) was the first to have them – and a car whose excellent technical qualities made it a standout in its day.
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The sports car features active rear-wheel steering.
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Road Tests Real world tests of the Mercedes-Benz C112

0-60mph

Mercedes-Benz C112
4.9 s
Veyron
2.7 s

Top speed

Mercedes-Benz C112
192 mph
Agera R
260 mph
Veyron
253 mph

Data points Key details of the Mercedes-Benz C112

Horsepower

Mercedes-Benz C112
408 HP
Agera R
1,115 HP
Veyron
987 HP

Torque

Mercedes-Benz C112
427 ft-lb
Veyron
922 ft-lb
Agera R
888 ft-lb

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Mercedes-Benz C112

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It was powered by a six-liter V12 engine which developed 300 kW (408 hp) and put 580 Newton meters of torque on the crankshaft.
Since the 1950s they have been a symbol of the sports cars from Mercedes-Benz: the 300 SL coupe (W 194/198 series, 1952 and 1954, respectively) was the first to have them – and a car whose excellent technical qualities made it a standout in its day.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Mercedes-Benz
Type of car Concept car
Year 1991

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 8.48 lb/hp
Maximum hp 408 HP @ 5,200 RPM
Maximum torque 427 ft-lb @ 3,800 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 5,987 cc
Cylinders V12
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 10:1
Bore/stroke 3.5 in / 3.16 in
Valvetrain DOHC
Valves per cylinder 4 valves

road tests

Top speed 192 mph
0-60mph 4.9 s

transmission

Drivetrain Mid Engine / RWD
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 6 gears

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,461 lb
Width 77.8 in
Height 47 in
Length 182 in
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