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1997, 1998 Mercedes A 170 Turbodiesel W168

Spec Summary

Diesel EngineDiesel Engine

1.7L Inline 4 Turbo

Top SpeedTop Speed

109 mph

0 - 62 mph Acceleration0 - 62 mph Acceleration

12.5 sec

Maximum BHPMaximum BHP

89 BHP

Fuel Economy (combined)Fuel Economy (combined)

57.6 mpg

Drivetrain Layout

Front - FWD

Kerb WeightkgKerb Weight

1140 kg

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Performance RatingPerformance Rating1.9
Environment RatingEnvironment Rating2.8
Practicality RatingPracticality Rating3.8
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1997, 1998 Mercedes A 170 Turbodiesel W168

Performance Data
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Top Speed

109 mph175 Km/h

0-62 mph

12.5 sec

Fuel Economy

57.6 mpg

Fuel Range

684 Miles1102 Km

Power-to-Weight

78 BHP/Tonne12.81 kg/BHP

Diesel Engine - Turbo
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Size

1.7 Litre1689cc

Configuration

Inline 4

Peak Power

89 BHP90 ps

Peak Power @

4200 RPM

Specific Output

52 BHP/L

Peak Torque

180 NM133 lb/ft

Peak Torque @

1600 RPM

Valves/Cylinder

4

Compression Ratio

19.5:1

Bore x Stroke

80mm x 84mm

Fuel Injection

Diesel Direct

Position

Front Engine

Orientation

Transversal

Fuel Tank Size

54 Litres

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FWD Drivetrain
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Gearbox (MT)

5 Gears

Tyres

175/65R15 T

Front Suspension

MacPherson Strut

Rear Suspension

Trailing-Arm

Front Brakes

Vented Disc

Rear Brakes

Drum

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General Details
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Doors

5

Seats

5

Cargo Space

390-1190 L

Kerb Weight

1140 kg

Gross Weight

1525 kg

Tow Capacity

800 kg

Length

3575 mm

Width

1719 mm

Height

1598 mm

Wheelbase

2423 mm

Front Track

1502 mm

Rear Track

1440 mm

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