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W123 Data - Type overview - 230CE

 
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230CE / C 123 E 23

General information
Construction designation:C 123 E 23
Type:123.243
Production period:02.1980 / 04.1980 - 08.1985
Produced units:29858
 
Driving performance and consumption
Top Speed:180 km/h (Manual transmission)
175 km/h (Automatic)
Acceleration:11,5 s (Manual transmission)
12,3 s (Automatic)
Fuel Consumption:8,1 / 10,3 / 13,1 l (4-speed manual transmission)
8,6 / 11,0 / 13,1 l (until 4/83) (Automatic))
 
Dimensions and Weights
Wheelbase:2710 mm
Track front / rear:1488 / 1446 mm
Length:4640 mm
Width:1786 mm
Height:1395 mm
Smallest turning circle:11,0 m
Unladen weight (car weight):1380 kg
Permitted total weight:1900 kg
Permitted axle load in front:885 kg
Permitted axle load in rear:1015 kg
Payload:520 kg
Permissible trailer load (braked):1500 kg
Permissible trailer load (unbraked):725 kg
 
Engine data
Working method:Four-stroke Otto (with intake manifold injection)
Positioning of the engine:front, longitudinal; standing
Engine type / model:M 102 E 23 / 102.980
Number and arrangement of cylinders:4 / in-line; 15° inclined to the rig
Bore and stroke:95,5 x 80,25 mm
Total cubic capacity:2299 ccm (according to the tax formula 2276 ccm)
Compression ratio:9
Crankshaft bearings:5
Output / at:136 hp / 100 kW at 5100 /min
Torgue / at:205 Nm at 3500 /min
Number of valves
/ arrangement per cylinder:
1 Inlet, 1 Outlet / overhead
Valve control:overhead camshaft
Camshaft drive:Simple roller chain
Carburation:Intake manifold injection, mechanically controlled (Bosch K-Jetronic)
Cooling system:Water cooling / Pump; 8,5 l Water
Lubrication:pressure circulation lubrication /
Electrical system:12 V
Battery:55 Ah / in the engine compartment
Generator:three-phase current / 770 W
Starter motor:electrical / 1,5 kW
Ignition:Battery ignition *
Fuel tank -
arrangement and capacity:
above the rear axle / 65 l
Fuel transportation:Electric feed pump
 
Chassis / Steering / Brakes / Power transmission
Vehicle frame construction:self-supporting all-steel body
Wheel suspension, front:Double-wishbone front axle with Torsion bar stabilizer
Wheel suspension, rear:Diagonal swing axle, on request with hydropneumatic level control
Suspension, front:coil springs, rubber auxiliary springs, torsion bar stabilizer
Suspension, rear:coil springs, rubber auxiliary springs, torsion bar stabilizer
Shock absorbers front/rear:hydraulic telescopic shock absorbers
Steering system:recirculating ball power steering
Steering ratio:16,55:1 / 3,2 steering wheel turns
Braking system (foot brake):hydraulic two-circuit braking system with vacuum brake power booster, on request with anti-lock braking system; disc brakes front and rear
Parking brake (Handbrake):mechanical (foot-operated), acting on rear wheels
ø of the brake discs or brake drums front/rear:brake discs front / rear: 278 / 279 mm
Wheels:sheet steel disc wheels, by request alloy disc wheels
Rims:6 J x 14 H 2
Tyres:195/70 HR 14 89 H
Driven wheels:rear wheels
Power transmission:split cardan-shaft
Final drive ratio:3,58
 
Number of units manufactured per annum
YearNumber of units
19750
19760
19770
19780
19790
19804.818
19817.192
19826.734
19836.038
19844.052
19851.024
Total29.858
 
Selling price without extras (incl. VAT)
Date of the price list and selling price:
06.1980: DM 30.837,70
08.1980: DM 31.414,00
07.1981: DM 32.498,80
09.1981: DM 32,634,40
01.1982: DM 33.527,10
07.1982: DM 34.521,50
07.1983: DM 34.827,00
08.1983: DM 35.967,00
01.1984: DM 36.822,00
09.1984: DM 37.506,00
04.1985: DM 38.532,00