Resale: $7,230
Value: N N/A
MPG: 17 city/24 hwy

1997 Mercedes S Class Specifications

1997 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Specs

 

1997 S Class Engine & Performance Specs

 
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3,199 cc 3.2 liters in-line 6 front longitudinal engine with 89.9 mm bore, 84 mm stroke, 10 compression ratio, cast iron block, light alloy head, double overhead cam, automatic valve adjustment, variable valve timing/camshaft and four valves per cylinder
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Premium unleaded fuel with additional unleaded
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Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 17 and country/highway (mpg): 24
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Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 24 and EPA city (mpg): 17
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Multi-point injection variable intake manifold full management control system fuel system
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26.4 gallon main fuel tank
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Power: 170 kW , 228 HP @ 5,600 rpm; 232 ft lb @ 3,750 rpm
 

1997 S Class Braking & Suspension Specs

 
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Four-wheel ABS
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Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
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Electronic traction control via ABS
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Immobilizer
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Fullsize alloy rim internal spare wheel
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Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , multi-link rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
 

1997 S Class Lights & Exterior Specs

 
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Toned wide body side molding
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Toned impact absorbing front and rear bumpers with rubbing strip
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Chrome/bright trim around side windows, on side of body, on bumpers, around windshield and around rear window
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Coefficient of drag: 0.32
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Driver and passenger power heated body color door mirrors
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Double glazing
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Electric trunk/hatch pull down
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External dimensions: overall length (inches): 201.3, overall width (inches): 74.3, overall height (inches): 58.5, wheelbase (inches): 119.7, front track (inches): 63.2, rear track (inches): 62.2 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 39.9
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Electric foldable mirrors
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Front fog lights
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Wash/wipe headlight cleaners
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Single complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
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Luxury trim leather on gearknob, wood/woodgrain on center floor console, wood/woodgrain on doors and wood/woodgrain on dashboard
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Two-tone multi-coat gloss paint , multi-coat black paint , two-tone multi-coat metallic paint
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Fixed rear window with defogger
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Glass electric tilting sliding front sunroof with sunshade
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Tinted glass
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Weights: curb weight (lbs) 4,480, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 0 and gross trailer weight unbraked (lbs) 0
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Two-speed windshield wipers with W/S wiper mist setting and variable intermittent wipe
 

1997 S Class Interior Features & Specs

 
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CFC free liquid air conditioning with climate control
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Power antenna
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Remote control anti-theft protection
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Illuminated front and rear ashtray
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Audio anti-theft protection: code
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Bose stereo three-band audio system with AM/FM, graphic equalizer, cassette, automatic reverse, search/repeat, seek, scan, front/rear fader and tape logic deck
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Automatic door closing
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Cargo area light
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Cargo capacity: rear seat up; to lower window (cu ft): 15.6, rear seat down; to lower window (cu ft): 0, rear seat down (cu ft): 0, all seats in place (cu ft): 15.6 and all seats removed (cu ft): 0
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Illuminated front seats and rear seats cigar lighter
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Analog clock
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Full dashboard and floor console with covered storage box
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Delayed/fade courtesy lights with four switches in footwell
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Steering wheel mounted cruise control
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Front seats and rear seats cup holders
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Door pockets/bins for driver seat, passenger seat and rear seats
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External temperature digital display
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Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
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Carpet floor mats
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Driver and passenger front airbag
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Bucket reclining electrically adjustable driver and passenger seat with fore/aft adjustment, height adjustment, lumbar adjustment and six adjustments
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Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners
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Front seat center armrest with integral box
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Lockable illuminated glove compartment with lid
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Headlight control with time delay switch-off
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Height adjustable electric adjustable head restraints on front seats with rotational adjustment , electric adjustable head restraints on rear seats with rotational adjustment
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Heated washer
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Illuminated entry system on interior
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Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 38, rear headroom (inches): 37.8, front hip room (inches): 57.1, rear hip room (inches): 57.6, front leg room (inches): 41.3, rear leg room (inches): 36.1, front shoulder room (inches): 61.7, rear shoulder room (inches): 61.3 and interior volume (cu ft): 108.1
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Low fuel level warning
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Low washer fluid level warning
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Memorized adjustment with three settings on door mirror position and steering wheel position with three driver's seat positions and three passenger seat positions
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Remote power locks with internal switch includes trunk/hatch, includes fuel filler door, includes sunroof and includes power windows
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Vehicle speed proportional power steering
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Front and rear power windows with two one-touch and console mounted switches
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Front and rear reading lights
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Height adjustable 3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side , height adjustable 3-point reel rear seat belts on passenger side , lap reel rear seat belts on center side
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Folding rear seat center armrest
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Three fixed bench front facing rear seats
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Automatic operation rear view mirror
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Electric remote trunk/hatch release
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Front seat back storage
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Seating: five seats
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Leather seat upholstery with additional leather
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Front side airbag
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Eleven speaker(s)
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Leather covered electrically adjustable steering wheel with tilt adjustment and telescopic adjustment
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Tachometer
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Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror with cover
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Ventilation system with digital controls, push button heater controls, variable fan speeds, recirculation setting, rear seat heater ducts and micro filter
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