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1998 Mercedes-Benz G-class (W463) G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic

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Key specs

Mercedes-Benz G-class Off-road vehicle 1998, 1999, 2000

What is the body type, Mercedes-Benz G-class (W463)?Off-road vehicle, 3 Doors, 5 Seats
What is the fuel economy, Mercedes-Benz G-class (W463) G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic?16.7 l/100 km
14.08 US mpg
16.92 UK mpg
How ECO is the car, Mercedes-Benz G-class G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic?400 g/km CO2
Euro 2
How fast is the car, 1998 G-class (W463) G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic?190 km/h | 118.06 mph
0-100 km/h: 9.7 sec
0-60 mph: 9.2 sec
How much power, Mercedes-Benz G-class Off-road vehicle 1998 G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic?296 Hp, 456 Nm
336.33 lb.-ft.
What is the engine size, Mercedes-Benz G-class Off-road vehicle 1998 G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic?5.0 l
4966 cm3
303.04 cu. in.
How many cylinders, 1998 Mercedes-Benz G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic?8, V-engine
What is the drivetrain, Mercedes-Benz G-class (W463) Off-road vehicle 1998 G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic?All wheel drive (4x4). Internal Combustion engine. The ICE permanently drives the four wheels of the vehicle.
How long is this vehicle, 1998 Mercedes-Benz G-class Off-road vehicle?4230 mm
166.54 in.
How wide is the vehicle, 1998 Mercedes-Benz G-class Off-road vehicle?1760 mm
69.29 in.
What is the curb weigh, 1998 Mercedes-Benz G-class (W463) G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic?2365 kg
5213.93 lbs.
What is the gross weigh, 1998 Mercedes-Benz G-class (W463) G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic?2810 kg
6194.99 lbs.
How much trunk (boot) space, 1998 Mercedes-Benz G-class Off-road vehicle?250 - 1580 l
8.83 - 55.8 cu. ft.
How many gears, What type is the gearbox, 1998 Mercedes-Benz G-class (W463) G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic?5, automatic transmission

Mercedes-Benz G-class (W463) G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic 1998, 1999, 2000 Specs

General information
BrandMercedes-Benz
Model G-class
Generation G-class (W463)
Modification (Engine) G 500 V8 (296 Hp) 4MATIC Automatic
Start of production June, 1998 year
End of production November, 2000 year
Powertrain Architecture Internal Combustion engine
Body typeOff-road vehicle
Seats 5
Doors 3
Performance specs
Fuel consumption (economy) - urban (NEDC) 21.8 l/100 km 10.79 US mpg
12.96 UK mpg
Fuel consumption (economy) - extra urban (NEDC) 13.7 l/100 km 17.17 US mpg
20.62 UK mpg
Fuel consumption (economy) - combined (NEDC) 16.7 l/100 km 14.08 US mpg
16.92 UK mpg
CO2 emissions (NEDC)400 g/km
Fuel Type Petrol (Gasoline)
Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h9.7 sec
Acceleration 0 - 62 mph9.7 sec
Acceleration 0 - 60 mph (Calculated by Auto-Data.net) 9.2 sec
Maximum speed 190 km/h 118.06 mph
Emission standard Euro 2
Weight-to-power ratio 8 kg/Hp, 125.2 Hp/tonne
Engine specs
Power 296 Hp @ 5500 rpm.
Power per litre 59.6 Hp/l
Torque 456 Nm @ 2800-4000 rpm. 336.33 lb.-ft. @ 2800-4000 rpm.
Engine location Front, Longitudinal
Model Engine M 113.962
Engine displacement 4966 cm3 303.04 cu. in.
Number of cylinders 8
Position of cylinders V-engine
Cylinder Bore 97 mm 3.82 in.
Piston Stroke 84 mm 3.31 in.
Compression ratio 10
Number of valves per cylinder 3
Fuel System Multi-point indirect injection
Engine aspiration Naturally aspirated engine
Valvetrain SOHC
Engine oil capacity 8 l 8.45 US qt | 7.04 UK qt
Coolant 12 l 12.68 US qt | 10.56 UK qt
Space, Volume and weights
Kerb Weight 2365 kg 5213.93 lbs.
Max. weight 2810 kg 6194.99 lbs.
Max load 445 kg 981.06 lbs.
Trunk (boot) space - minimum 250 l 8.83 cu. ft.
Trunk (boot) space - maximum 1580 l 55.8 cu. ft.
Fuel tank capacity 96 l 25.36 US gal | 21.12 UK gal
Max. roof load 150 kg 330.69 lbs.
Permitted trailer load with brakes (12%) 2925 kg 6448.52 lbs.
Permitted trailer load without brakes 750 kg 1653.47 lbs.
Dimensions
Length 4230 mm 166.54 in.
Width 1760 mm 69.29 in.
Height 1931 mm 76.02 in.
Wheelbase 2400 mm 94.49 in.
Front track 1475 mm 58.07 in.
Rear (Back) track 1475 mm 58.07 in.
Ride height 210 mm 8.27 in.
Minimum turning circle (turning diameter) 11.3 m 37.07 ft.
Approach angle 36°
Departure angle 27°
Climb angle 38.7°
Drivetrain, brakes and suspension specs
Drivetrain Architecture The ICE permanently drives the four wheels of the vehicle.
Drive wheel All wheel drive (4x4)
Number of Gears (automatic transmission) 5
Front suspension Coil spring, Rigid axle suspension, Trailing arm
Rear suspension Helical spring, Rigid axle suspension, Trailing arm
Front brakesVentilated discs
Rear brakesDisc
Assisting systemsABS (Anti-lock braking system)
Steering type Cone worm with recirculation balls
Power steering Hydraulic Steering
Tires size 265/60 R 18
Wheel rims size7.5 J x 18