Parts & Specs

Mercedes-Benz A170 CDI Elegance Long (W168) 5-door MPV Automatic

Years of Production: 2001 2002 2003 2004 

Technical Specifications

This German 5-door Mini MPV is powered by a 4-Cylinder 1.7 Diesel Engine. Thanks to its turbocharger, this engine generates a environmentally friendly 95 horsepower. This very short 5-door Mini MPV is outfitted with a 5-speed automatic transmission and reaches top speeds of up to 107 mph.

Engine Specifications and Gearbox

Displacement 1,689 cc
Cylinders 4
Valves 16V DOHC (4 valves per cylinder)
Turbo Yes
Torque 180 Nm → 133 lb-ft (1,600 rpm)
Power Output 95 bhp (4,200 rpm)
Kilowatts 69 kW
Gearbox 5-speed Automatic

Performance and Economy

Estimated New Price In:
2001 2002 2003 2004 
USD 25647 approx.
EUR 28497 approx.
Energy Label F
CO2 Emissions 154 g/km
Top Speed 107 mph (173 km/h)
Acceleration 0-60 mph 13.20 sec.
Average Mileage 50 mpg
Highway Mileage 61 mpg
City Mileage 37 mpg

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Long A170 CDI Elegance Long 2001 — Details / Further Information

According to Mercedes-Benz the Mercedes-Benz A170 CDI Elegance Long (W168) has a range of somewhere near 588 miles on a full tank of Diesel.


Length 3.776 m
Width 1.719 m
Height 1.589 m
Kerb Weight 1,090 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 54 litres (12 gallons)
Min. Luggage Capacity 390 litres
Max. Luggage Capacity 1,930 litres


Wheelbase 2.593 m
Carrying Capacity 545 kg
Tyre and rim size 195/50R15
Tyre Speed Rating S
Turning Circle 11.00 m
Braked Towing Weight 1,000 kg
Unbraked Towing Weight 400 kg
Drivetrain Front-wheel Drive

Mercedes-Benz A170 CDI Elegance Long (W168) — Accessories


ABS System Yes
Driver Airbag Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes
Head/Curtain Airbags Optional
Traction Control System Yes


Power Windows Front Yes
Power Windows Rear Yes
Airconditioning Optional
Automatic Climate Control No
Cruise Control Optional
Power Steering Yes
Parking Sensor Rear Optional
Central Locking System Yes

Interior and Exterior Features/Options


Height Adjustable Steering-wheel Yes
Built-in Satnav GPS Optional
Heated Seats Optional
Leather Upholstery Optional
Front Armrest Yes
Tachometer Yes
Board Computer No


Alloy Wheels Yes
Xenon Lights No
Fog Lights Yes
Metallic Paint Optional
Electrically Operated Mirrors Yes
Rain Sensor Optional