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 1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK Class 2dr Roadster

MSRP: $39,700
Invoice: $34,540

Gas Mileage:
CTY: N/A    HWY: N/A    CMB: N/A
Engine/Fuel: Gas I4 /2.3L/140
Transmission: Automatic w/OD
Door/Body Style: /2 Door Roadster
Drive Type:


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  • General
  • MSRP: $39,700
  • Invoice Price: $34,540
  • Destination Charge: $
  • Warranty
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Engine & Emissions

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  • Engines & Emissions
  • 2.3L supercharged and intercooled DOHC SFI 16-valve in-line 4 cyl engine w/variable valve timing
  • Engine
  • Type of Engine: Gas I4
  • Displacement (CC): 2.3L/140
  • Fuel System: Supercharged SFI
  • Horsepower @ RPM: 185 @ 5300
  • Torque @ RPM: 200 @ 2500-4800


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  • Exterior Dimensions
  • Track Front: 58.6
  • Track Rear: 58.5
  • Ground Clearance (in): 5.20
  • Overall Length (in): 157.3
  • Overall Width (in): 50.7
  • Wheelbase (in): 94.5
  • Interior Dimensions
  • Seating capacity - Standard: 2
  • Headroom front (in): 37.4
  • Leg room front (in): 42.7
  • Shoulder room front (in): 51.7


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  • Exterior
    • Fog lamps
    • Single red rear fog lamp
    • Variable-focus halogen headlamps w/scratch-resistant polycarbonate lenses
  • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
    • Dual-zone climate control w/dust/pollen filter
  • Entertainment, Communication & Navigation
    • High-performance AM/FM/weatherband/cassette stereo w/Bose six-speaker sound system
  • Instrumentation
    • Classic-style instrument panel-inc: ivory-colored gauges w/polished aluminum bezels & red needle pointers & carbon-optic trim
    • Cruise control
    • Liquid-crystal digital readouts-inc: odometer, trip odometer, outside temp
    • Self-diagnosis warning lights-inc: SRS, ABS, ASR, engine electronics, low fuel, engine oil, coolant, washer fluid levels
    • Warning lights-inc: seat belts, exterior bulb failure, brake system/parking brake, front brake pad wear
  • Wheels & Tires
    • 16" x 7.0" front/16" x 8.0" rear polished aluminum alloy wheels
    • 205/55VR16 high-performance front tires
    • 225/50VR16 high-performance rear tires
    • Rear wheel drive
  • Windows, Mirrors & Wipers
    • Covered visor vanity mirrors
    • Electrically heated rear window
    • Heated windshield washer system
    • Pwr-adjustable heated sideview mirrors
    • Pwr windows-inc: express-down, 1-touch lowering control
    • Tinted glass

Safety Features

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  • Safety Features
  • Door mounted side impact airbags
  • Dual front airbags w/BabySmart auto passenger-side airbag deactivation
  • Dual integrated rollbars
  • Knee bolsters
  • Reinforced A-pillars
  • Anti-Theft
  • Anti-theft system-inc: central locking, transponder-encoded ignition key
  • Radio frequency remote security system
  • Braking & Traction
  • Anti-lock brakes (ABS)
  • Anti-lock brakes (ABS)
  • Automatic Slip Control traction control system (ASR)
  • Automatic Slip Control traction control system (ASR)
  • Pwr ventilated front/solid rear disc brakes

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