Mercedes-Benz W196 

  • 1956
  • 290 HP 2.5L
  • 186 mph
 

Road Tests Real world tests of the Mercedes-Benz W196

Top speed

Mercedes-Benz W196
186 mph
Agera R
260 mph
Veyron
253 mph

Data points Key details of the Mercedes-Benz W196

Horsepower

Mercedes-Benz W196
290 HP
Agera R
1,115 HP
Veyron
987 HP

Engine size

Mercedes-Benz W196
2,496 cc
Veyron
7,993 cc
Veneno
6,498 cc

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Mercedes-Benz
Year 1956

power & handling

Maximum hp 290 HP @ 8,200 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 2,496 cc
Fuels Gas
Bore/stroke 2.99 in / 2.72 in

road tests

Top speed 186 mph

transmission

Gearing Traditional

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
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