Parts & Specs

Mercedes-Benz E270 CDI Classic (W211) 4-door saloon

Years of Production: 2002 2003 2004 2005 

Technical Specifications

At the heart of the Mercedes-Benz E270 CDI Classic (W211) is its 5-Cylinder 2.7 Diesel Engine. This turbocharged engine produces a solid 177 bhp which absolutely makes this a fun car to drive. Thanks to its 6-speed manual transmission and rear-wheel drive-system this reasonably heavy 4-door Executive saloon can deliver this power effectively to its wheels, and is able to achieve a very fast top-speed of 145 mph.

Engine Specifications and Gearbox

Displacement 2,685 cc
Cylinders 5
Valves 20V DOHC (4 valves per cylinder)
Turbo Yes
Torque 400 Nm → 295 lb-ft (1,800 rpm)
Power Output 177 bhp (4,200 rpm)
Kilowatts 128 kW
Gearbox 6-speed Manual

Performance and Economy

Estimated New Price In:
2002 2003 2004 2005 
USD 45163 approx.
EUR 50181 approx.
Energy Label D
CO2 Emissions 172 g/km
Top Speed 145 mph (233 km/h)
Acceleration 0-60 mph 9.00 sec.
Average Mileage 43 mpg
Highway Mileage 55 mpg
City Mileage 31 mpg

Mercedes-Benz E-Class E270 CDI Classic 2002 — Details / Further Information

According to Mercedes-Benz, on average, the Mercedes-Benz E270 CDI Classic (W211) should be able to cover a distance (range) of somewhere near 621 miles on a full tank of Diesel.


Length 4.818 m
Width 1.822 m
Height 1.452 m
Kerb Weight 1,565 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 65 litres (14 gallons)
Min. Luggage Capacity 540 litres
Max. Luggage Capacity 540 litres


Wheelbase 2.854 m
Carrying Capacity 635 kg
Tyre and rim size 225/55VR16
Tyre Speed Rating V
Turning Circle 11.40 m
Braked Towing Weight 1,900 kg
Unbraked Towing Weight 750 kg
Drivetrain Rear-wheel Drive

Mercedes-Benz E270 CDI Classic (W211) — Accessories


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


Power Windows Front Yes
Power Windows Rear Yes
Airconditioning Yes
Automatic Climate Control Yes
Cruise Control Yes
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 Yes


Alloy Wheels Yes
Xenon Lights Optional
Fog Lights Yes
Metallic Paint Optional
Electrically Operated Mirrors Yes
Rain Sensor Yes