Skip to main content

1991 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL news, pictures, specifications, and information
For 1991, the Mercedes-Benz 300SL was powered by a 24-valve dual-overhead cam six-cylinder engine displacing 180.8 cubic-inches and offering nearly 230 horsepower. The 300SL came with either a five-speed manual gearbox as standard or an optional five-speed automatic. Disc brakes could be found in both the front and rear. New for this year was the Adaptive Damping System (ADS).

After nearly two decades, the 560SL was replaced by the 300SL and 500SL in 1990. These new rear-wheel drive two-seater coupe/roadsters rode on a short and sporty wheelbase and came with both a folding top and removable aluminum hardtop. The 300SL had a 3-liter engine while the 500SL had a 32-valve 5-liter V8 rated at nearly 330 horsepower. An electro-hydraulic mechanism automatically adjusted the engine's valve timing, which provided more torque at midrange. There were airbags installed on both the drivers and passenger's side. Harkening back to the original 300SL design, the new model had small air-extractor vents located ahead of the door.

Both luxurious and sporty, the 300SL could race from zero-to-sixty in about 9 seconds.

By Daniel Vaughan | Aug 2012
For more information and related vehicles, click here

Looking for the Perfect Box for the Holidays?
• New 2015 Scion xB Now Arriving at Dealerships
TORRANCE, Calif., Dec. 8, 2014 – It's that time of year when everyone wants a present in a really cool box. Or, in the case of the 2015 Scion xB, the present IS a really cool box. The iconic xB comes with many features that make it the ideal vehicle for the holidays. New for 2015 is a standard rear back-up camera to provide greater visibility when the car is in reverse. The 2015 xB is currently arriving at dealerships and has...[Read more...]
SUBARU ANNOUNCES PRICING ON 2015 XV CROSSTREK® MODELS
 ◾Well- equipped XV Crosstrek begins at $21,595 ◾Subaru-developed driver assist technology, EyeSight® now available ◾XV Crosstrek Hybrid pricing holds the line at $25,995 ◾New multimedia systems with rear vision camera standard Cherry Hill, N.J. - Subaru of America, Inc., which has posted record-breaking sales every year for the past six years, today announced pricing on the enhanced 2015 XV Crosstrek models. The 2015 XV Crosstrek models will arrive into retailers in December. Pri...[Read more...]
VOLKSWAGEN ANNOUNCES PRICING FOR 2014 PASSAT SPORT
◾Black roof, black mirror caps, sport seats and interior carbon trim add to Sport's unique look ◾Available with new EA888 Gen 3 1.8-liter turbocharged and direct-injected four-cylinder engine ◾Will arrive in showrooms in early 2014 ◾Starts at $28,495 with a six-speed automatic transmission Herndon, VA –Volkswagen of America, Inc., announced today that it will offer a production version of the Passat Performance Concept shown at the 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS)...[Read more...]
ASTON MARTIN AT THE GUANGZHOU AUTO SHOW - THE NEXT CENTURY OF POWER, BEAUTY AND SOUL
(Guangzhou, 21 November 2013) Luxury sports car maker Aston Martin launches its most extreme sports car – the V12 Vantage S – in China today at 8.1 Hall at the 11th Guangzhou International Auto Show. The famous British brand reveals its most impressive model range ever at Guangzhou, with the exclusive and limited production Centenary Edition Vanquish, luxury four-door sports GT Rapide S, timeless GT DB9, and the iconic One-77 hypercar. The V12 Vantage S, which is now available to order...[Read more...]
The Mercedes Benz S Class: automobile comfort of the highest standard
• S Class: the epitome of automobile comfort • Every generation of vehicles provides ground-breaking solutions to the expectations of customers with regard to comfort The history of the Mercedes Benz S Class shows that automobile comfort is far more than just a luxurious ambiance, size and performance. In fact it is far more the intelligent support of the driver and passengers through innovative technical solutions providing answers to current questions and requirements which contribute to t...[Read more...]

170 V
180 Series
190
200 W21
220
230 W153
250
28/95HP
280
290
300
300D
300SEL
320
37/90Hp
370 S
380
400
450
500
540K
560
600
630K
710 SS
770
B-Class
C-Class
CL-Class
CLK GTR
CLS
E-Class
G-Class
GL-Class
GLA-Class
GLE
GLK Class
M-Class
McLaren SLR
Model S
R-Class
R107
S-Class
Sauber C9
Simplex
SL-Class
SLK
SLS AMG
SSK
Vision S500
W02
W123
W126
W154
W196 R Streamliner

1992 300 SL Image Right
© 1998-2014. All rights reserved. The material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.