Parts & Specs

Mercedes-Benz E280 4Matic Classic (W210) 4-door saloon Automatic

Years of Production: 1997 1998 1999 

Technical Specifications

The 6-Cylinder 2.8 Petrol Engine powers the Mercedes-Benz E280 4Matic Classic (W210). This big powerhouse of an engine generates a jaw-dropping 204 bhp which make the Mercedes-Benz a extremely powerful car. Because of its 5-speed automatic transmission and four-wheel drive this somewhat heavy 4-door Executive saloon can transfer this power effectively to its tyres, and is able to achieve a pretty fast top-speed of 140 mph.

Engine Specifications and Gearbox

Displacement 2,799 cc
Cylinders 6
Valves 18V (3 valves per cylinder)
Turbo No
Torque 270 Nm → 199 lb-ft (3,000 rpm)
Power Output 204 bhp (5,700 rpm)
Kilowatts 148 kW
Gearbox 5-speed Automatic

Performance and Economy

Estimated New Price In:
1997 1998 1999 
USD 42042 approx.
EUR 46714 approx.
Energy Label G
CO2 Emissions 262 g/km
Top Speed 140 mph (226 km/h)
Acceleration 0-60 mph 9.10 sec.
Average Mileage 26 mpg
Highway Mileage 34 mpg
City Mileage 18 mpg

Mercedes-Benz E-Class E280 4Matic Classic 1997 — Details / Further Information

According to Mercedes-Benz on average the Mercedes-Benz E280 4Matic Classic (W210) should be able to cover a distance (range) of approaching 452 miles on a full tank of Petrol.


Length 4.795 m
Width 1.799 m
Height 1.439 m
Kerb Weight 1,550 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 80 litres (18 gallons)
Min. Luggage Capacity 500 litres
Max. Luggage Capacity 500 litres


Wheelbase 2.833 m
Carrying Capacity 630 kg
Tyre and rim size 215/55WR16
Tyre Speed Rating V
Turning Circle 11.30 m
Braked Towing Weight 1,900 kg
Unbraked Towing Weight 750 kg
Drivetrain Four-wheel Drive

Mercedes-Benz E280 4Matic Classic (W210) — Accessories


ABS System Yes
Driver Airbag Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes
Head/Curtain Airbags No
Traction Control System Yes


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

Interior and Exterior Features/Options


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


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