Mercedes-Benz SL Curb Weight in Easy-to-Read Graphs

Average weight of Mercedes-Benz SL

Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz SL weight

    • Average weight for generation: 1756 kg (3872 lbs)
    • Difference from world average: 273 kg or 602 lbs heavier
    • Difference from world's heaviest: 2625 kg or 5789 lbs lighter
    • Load to one wheel: 439 kg (968 lbs)
    • Maximum allowable weight: 1906 kg (4203 lbs)
    • Weight to torque ratio: 2 kg per 1 Nm
    • Weight to length ratio: 2.6 mm per 1 kg
    • Engine capacity to weight: 2.7 cc per 1 kg
    • Pounds per 1 kW: 10 lbs/kW
    • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

2016 Mercedes-Benz SL (R231 facelift ) curb weight

  • SL 500 V8 —1720 kg (3793 lbs)
  • AMG SL 65 V12 —1875 kg (4134 lbs)
  • SL 400 V6 —1660 kg (3660 lbs)
  • AMG SL 63 V8 —1770 kg (3903 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • SL 500 V8 —66 kg/mpg (146 lbs/mpg)
  • AMG SL 65 V12 —94 kg/mpg (207 lbs/mpg)
  • SL 400 V6 —54 kg/mpg (119 lbs/mpg)
  • AMG SL 63 V8 —77 kg/mpg (170 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • SL 500 V8 is 16% heavier tran average
  • AMG SL 65 V12 is 26.4% heavier tran average
  • SL 400 V6 is 11.9% heavier tran average
  • AMG SL 63 V8 is 19.4% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    SL 500 V8 1720 kg /
    3793 lbs
    1295 kg (2856 lbs) heavier 4 kg to 1 hp 420 kg/s (926 lbs/s) 191 kg/L
    (421 lbs/L)
    AMG SL 65 V12 1875 kg /
    4134 lbs
    1450 kg (3197 lbs) heavier 3 kg to 1 hp 493 kg/s (1087 lbs/s) 158 kg/L
    (348 lbs/L)
    SL 400 V6 1660 kg /
    3660 lbs
    1235 kg (2723 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 353 kg/s (778 lbs/s) 216 kg/L
    (476 lbs/L)
    AMG SL 63 V8 1770 kg /
    3903 lbs
    1345 kg (2966 lbs) heavier 3 kg to 1 hp 454 kg/s (1001 lbs/s) 175 kg/L
    (386 lbs/L)
    Vehicle SL 500 V8
    Curb weight 1720 kg /
    3793 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1295 kg (1295 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 4 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 420 kg/s (926 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 191 kg/L
    (421 lbs/L)
    Vehicle AMG SL 65 V12
    Curb weight 1875 kg /
    4134 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1450 kg (1450 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 3 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 493 kg/s (1087 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 158 kg/L
    (348 lbs/L)
    Vehicle SL 400 V6
    Curb weight 1660 kg /
    3660 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1235 kg (1235 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 353 kg/s (778 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 216 kg/L
    (476 lbs/L)
    Vehicle AMG SL 63 V8
    Curb weight 1770 kg /
    3903 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1345 kg (1345 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 3 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 454 kg/s (1001 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 175 kg/L
    (386 lbs/L)

    Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz SL weight

      • Average weight for generation: 1799 kg (3967 lbs)
      • Difference from world average: 316 kg or 697 lbs heavier
      • Difference from world's heaviest: 2550 kg or 5623 lbs lighter
      • Load to one wheel: 450 kg (992 lbs)
      • Maximum allowable weight: 1949 kg (4298 lbs)
      • Weight to torque ratio: 3 kg per 1 Nm
      • Weight to length ratio: 2.6 mm per 1 kg
      • Engine capacity to weight: 2.5 cc per 1 kg
      • Pounds per 1 kW: 12 lbs/kW
      • Weightly rating: 10 / 10

    2012 Mercedes-Benz SL (R231) curb weight

  • SL 400 —1730 kg (3815 lbs)
  • AMG SL 63 —1845 kg (4068 lbs)
  • SL 350 —1685 kg (3715 lbs)
  • SL 500 —1785 kg (3936 lbs)
  • AMG SL 65 —1950 kg (4300 lbs)

    Weight to consumption ratio

  • SL 400 —56 kg/mpg (123 lbs/mpg)
  • AMG SL 63 —77 kg/mpg (170 lbs/mpg)
  • SL 350 —54 kg/mpg (119 lbs/mpg)
  • SL 500 —69 kg/mpg (152 lbs/mpg)
  • AMG SL 65 —98 kg/mpg (216 lbs/mpg)

    Difference from world average weight

  • SL 400 is 16.7% heavier tran average
  • AMG SL 63 is 24.4% heavier tran average
  • SL 350 is 13.6% heavier tran average
  • SL 500 is 20.4% heavier tran average
  • AMG SL 65 is 31.5% heavier tran average
  • Vehicle Curb weight Difference from world's smallest Weight to power ratio 0—60 mph acceleration ratio Consumption ratio
    SL 400 1730 kg /
    3815 lbs
    1305 kg (2878 lbs) heavier 5 kg to 1 hp 353 kg/s (778 lbs/s) 225 kg/L
    (496 lbs/L)
    AMG SL 63 1845 kg /
    4068 lbs
    1420 kg (3131 lbs) heavier 3 kg to 1 hp 450 kg/s (992 lbs/s) 186 kg/L
    (410 lbs/L)
    SL 350 1685 kg /
    3715 lbs
    1260 kg (2778 lbs) heavier 6 kg to 1 hp 301 kg/s (664 lbs/s) 225 kg/L
    (496 lbs/L)
    SL 500 1785 kg /
    3936 lbs
    1360 kg (2999 lbs) heavier 4 kg to 1 hp 406 kg/s (895 lbs/s) 194 kg/L
    (428 lbs/L)
    AMG SL 65 1950 kg /
    4300 lbs
    1525 kg (3363 lbs) heavier 3 kg to 1 hp 513 kg/s (1131 lbs/s) 168 kg/L
    (370 lbs/L)
    Vehicle SL 400
    Curb weight 1730 kg /
    3815 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1305 kg (1305 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 5 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 353 kg/s (778 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 225 kg/L
    (496 lbs/L)
    Vehicle AMG SL 63
    Curb weight 1845 kg /
    4068 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1420 kg (1420 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 3 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 450 kg/s (992 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 186 kg/L
    (410 lbs/L)
    Vehicle SL 350
    Curb weight 1685 kg /
    3715 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1260 kg (1260 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 6 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 301 kg/s (664 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 225 kg/L
    (496 lbs/L)
    Vehicle SL 500
    Curb weight 1785 kg /
    3936 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1360 kg (1360 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 4 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 406 kg/s (895 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 194 kg/L
    (428 lbs/L)
    Vehicle AMG SL 65
    Curb weight 1950 kg /
    4300 lbs
    Difference from world's smallest 1525 kg (1525 lbs) heavier
    Weight to power ratio 3 kg to 1 hp
    0—60 mph acceleration ratio 513 kg/s (1131 lbs/s)
    Consumption ratio 168 kg/L
    (370 lbs/L)