Mercedes CL 1992-2014


May 31, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on August 30, 2016
Mercedes CL 600 (1996-1999)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
155 (limited)
0-60 mph
6.4
BHP
389 @5200rpm
Torque lbft
420 @3800rpm
BHP per ton
173
MPG UK/US
16/13
Engine capacity CC/CU
5987/365
Engine type
V12 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.0:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 48
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
199.4
Width (in)
75.3
Height (in)
57
Kerb Weight (lbs)
4933
Additional Info: Gen 1 ran from 1992-1999. Other engines are a 275bhp CL420 with 0-60 in 8 secs, a 316bhp CL 500 with 0-60 in 7.3. The 1992/93 CL 500 SEC has 305bhp and the CL 600 SEC has 385bhp.

Mercedes CL 600 Mercedes CL 600 Rear
Mercedes CL 500 Mercedes CL 420

 

Mercedes CL 65 Bi Turbo (AMG) (2004-2005)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
155 (limited)
0-60 mph
4.3
1/4 mile
12.5
0-1 km
22
BHP
604 @5000rpm
Torque lbft
738 @2000-4000rpm
BHP per ton
280
MPG UK/US
19/16
Engine capacity CC/CU
5980/365
Engine type
V12 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbochargers x 2
Compression Ratio
9.0:1
Valve Type/No
SOHC 36
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
2+2
Length (in)
196.6
Width (in)
73.1
Height (in)
55
Kerb Weight (lbs)
4745
Additional Info: Gen 2 ran from 2000-2007. Other engines are a 302bhp CL500 with 0-60 in 6.1-7.1 (depending on year built), a 356bhp CL 55 with 0-60 in 5.8, a 495bhp CL 55K with 0-60 in 4.6, a 365bhp CL 600 with 0-60 in 6.4 and a 493bhp CL 600 Bi Turbo with 0-60 in 4.6. I believe there was also a limited run of AMG CL63’s with 438bhp with a 0-60 time of 4.5.

Mercedes CL 55 AMG Mercedes CL Front
Mercedes CL Mercedes CL 500 Rear
Mercedes CL55 AMG Rear Mercedes CL55 AMG

 

Mercedes CL 600 (2007-2009)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
155 (limited)
0-60 mph
4.6
1/4 mile
12.8
BHP
509 @5000rpm
Torque lbft
612 @1900-3500rpm
BHP per ton
233
MPG UK/US
19/16
Engine capacity CC/CU
5513/336
Engine type
V12 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbochargers x 2
Compression Ratio
9.0:1
Valve Type/No
SOHC 36
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
2+2
Length (in)
199.4
Width (in)
73.7
Height (in)
55.9
Kerb Weight (lbs)
4810
Additional Info: Gen 3 2007 on. Other engines are a 382bhp CL500 with 0-60 in 5.4, a 2007-2010 520bhp AMG CL 63 with 0-60 in 4.5, a 2010 on CL 63 with 536bhp and 0-60 in 4.4 and a 2007-2010 603bhp AMG CL 65 Bi Turbo with 0-60 in 4.3 and a 2010 on CL 65 now with 621bhp. CL production ended in 2014.

Mercedes CL 63 AMG Mercedes CL63 AMG
Mercedes CL 65 AMG Mercedes CL 65 AMG Rear
Mercedes CL216 Mercedes CL216 Rear