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Mercedes-Benz SL MPG

 

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Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2000 2000 2dr Hardtop conv. 302-hp 5.0L V8 7-sp shiftable automatic RWD 19.05
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With the turbocharged 400hp 3.5L V6 engine, 10-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and four-wheel drive, part-time w/low range, the 2000 Mercedes-Benz SL has been averaging 19.05 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2000 Mercedes-Benz SLs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 60 miles per hour (about 35 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (20 percent), in heavy traffic (15 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2000 Mercedes-Benz SL in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC not used at all.

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the Mercedes-Benz SL

Mercedes-Benz SL Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2006 2dr Hardtop conv. supercharged 493hp 5.4L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic RWD
Awful! Big V-8 gets approximately 14 mpg, if I'm lucky! see full Mercedes-Benz SL review
Mercedes-Benz SL Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2002 2dr Hardtop conv. 302-horsepower 5.0L V8
5-speed automatic RWD
Not great. I averaged about 16mpg in around town driving, about 22 on the freeways. Best mileage observed was in Wyoming, 24.5, coming downhill eastbound from the Grand Tetons. that said, people shouldn't buy this car expecting a Miata, in any way other than Two Doors and a Convertible Top. see full Mercedes-Benz SL review
 

2000 Mercedes-Benz SL Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Mercedes-Benz SL's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.

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