Mercedes Benz E 280
Mercedes Benz is arguably one of the most popular brands from the auto giant DaimlerChrysler . The auto major after entering the Indian market with its popular brand Mercedes Benz, has successfully sold a number of models of the brand. Eying the immense potential of luxury cars in India, DaimlerChrysler set up its fully owned subsidiary in the name of Mercedes Benz India Pvt. Ltd , in the year 1994. Mercedes Benz E 280 is one of the most sophisticated vehicles available in India. Mercedes Benz E 280 belongs to the Mercedes Benz E Class category. This luxury car has incorporated all the latest features and technical aspects that one can ever desire.
Mercedes Benz E 280 comes with a 6 cylinder V type engine. The engine displacement is about 2997 cubic m. It has got bore and stroke of about 88 * 82.1 and compression ratio of 11.3:0.4. The hi-tech engine delivers a power of about 170 kw @ 6300 rpm and generates a torque of about 282 Nm @ 2500-5000 rpm. There are 4 valves in each cylinder of the engine. Mixture formation in the engine is done by electronically controlled petrol injection system Mercedes Benz E 280 has got a superb suspension system. The suspension system at the front contains four link suspension with McPherson struts and coil springs. Anti dive, stabilizer and gas pressure shock absorbers are also present at the frontal suspension system. The rear portion of the car is even equipped with multi link independent suspension system .
Mercedes Benz E 280 has got SBC electro-hydraulic braking system . The braking system of the car comes with ABS and discs. Mercedes Benz E 280 comes with speed sensitive steering that makes controlling the car so much easier. The gross weight of the car is about 2175 kg and it has a kerb weight of 1650 kg. The total length, width and height of the vehicle is about 4818 mm, 1822 mm and 1420 mm respectively. Mercedes Benz E 280 comes with a ground clearance of about 123 mm and fuel tank capacity of 80 liters with 8 liters reserve.