SL-Class
5th Generation
R129
R230
R231

Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Roadster (R230)

The Mercedes-Benz R230 (2003-2011) was manufactured between July 2001 and November 2011.

Mercedes-Benz manufactured 169,434 examples of the 230 chassis.

Models

Model First MY Last MY Chassis Engine Trans. Total
SL 28020082009230.454272.949722.999708
SL 30020092011230.454272.949722.9991,206
SL 35020032006230.467112.973716.67021,520
722.644
SL 35020062008230.456272.966722.90612,834
SL 35020082011230.458272.968722.904
SL 50020032006230.475113.963722.63372,778
722.901
SL 55020062008230.471273.965722.90426,778
SL 55020082011230.471273.965722.904
SL 55 AMG20032006230.474113.992722.64319,022
SL 55 AMG20062008230.472113.995722.6432,553
SL 63 AMG20082011230.470156.981722.9304,940
SL 60020032006230.476275.951722.6493,086
SL 60020062008230.477275.954722.649930
SL 60020082011230.477275.954722.649
SL 65 AMG20042006230.479275.981722.6491,892
SL 65 AMG20062008230.479275.983722.6491,163
SL 65 AMG20082011230.479275.983722.649
Total 2003 2011 - - - 169,410

Engines

EngineVersionConfig.Disp.PowerTorque
M272272.949V62996 cc170 kW (228 hp; 231 PS) at 6000 rpm300 N⋅m (221 lb⋅ft) at 2500 rpm
272.9663498 cc200 kW (268 hp; 272 PS) at 6000 rpm350 N⋅m (258 lb⋅ft) at 2400 rpm
272.9683498 cc232 kW (311 hp; 315 PS) at 6500 rpm360 N⋅m (266 lb⋅ft) at 4900 rpm
M112112.973V63724 cc180 kW (241 hp; 245 PS) at 5750 rpm350 N⋅m (258 lb⋅ft) at 3000 rpm
M113113.963V84966 cc225 kW (302 hp; 306 PS) at 5600 rpm460 N⋅m (339 lb⋅ft) at 4250 rpm
113.9925439 cc350 kW (469 hp; 476 PS) at 6100 rpm700 N⋅m (516 lb⋅ft) at 4500 rpm
113.9955439 cc380 kW (510 hp; 517 PS) at 6100 rpm720 N⋅m (531 lb⋅ft) at 2600 rpm
M273273.965V85461 cc285 kW (382 hp; 387 PS) at 6000 rpm530 N⋅m (391 lb⋅ft) at 2800 rpm
M156156.981V86208 cc386 kW (518 hp; 525 PS) at 6800 rpm630 N⋅m (465 lb⋅ft) at 5200 rpm
M275275.951V125513 cc368 kW (493 hp; 500 PS) at 5000 rpm800 N⋅m (590 lb⋅ft) at 1800 rpm
275.9545513 cc380 kW (510 hp; 517 PS) at 5000 rpm830 N⋅m (612 lb⋅ft) at 1900 rpm
275.9815980 cc450 kW (603 hp; 612 PS) at 4800 rpm1000 N⋅m (738 lb⋅ft) at 2000 rpm
275.9835980 cc450 kW (603 hp; 612 PS) at 4800 rpm1000 N⋅m (738 lb⋅ft) at 2000 rpm

Wheels

17" 5-twin-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 17 ET 35 • 255/45 R 17
B6 647 4472
Titanium silver finish; not for SL 600, SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
17" Avior
5-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 17 ET 35 • 255/45 R 17
B6 647 4273
Titanium silver finish; not for SL 600, SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
17" Gorgona
5-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 17 ET 35 • 255/45 R 17
B6 647 1701
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 600, SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
17" Homan
7-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 17 ET 35 • 255/45 R 17
B6 647 4140
Titanium silver finish; not for SL 600, SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
18" 10-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 35 • 255/40 R 18
B6 647 4346
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG *Titanium silver variation B6 647 4433
9.5 J x 18 ET 40 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 647 4347
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains *Titanium silver variation B6 647 4419
18" 10-twin-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 35 • 255/40 R 18
B6 647 4474
Titanium silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
9.5 J x 18 ET 40 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 647 4479
Titanium silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains
18" 5-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 35 • 255/40 R 18
B6 647 4475
Titanium silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
9.5 J x 18 ET 40 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 647 4478
Titanium silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains
18" 5-twin-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 35 • 255/40 R 18
B6 647 4473
Titanium silver finish, high-sheen; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
8.5 J x 18 ET 35 • 255/40 R 18
B6 647 4336
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG *Titanium silver variation B6 647 4431
9.5 J x 18 ET 40 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 647 4337
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains *Titanium silver variation B6 647 4432
9.5 J x 18 ET 40 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 647 4480
Titanium silver finish, high-sheen; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains
18" Alphard
5-hole wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 35 • 255/40 R 18
B6 647 4260
High-sheen finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
5-hole wheel
9.5 J x 18 ET 40 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 647 4261
High-sheen finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains
18" Avior
5-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 35 • 255/40 R 18
B6 647 4060
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
5-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 18 ET 40 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 647 4061
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains
18" Lalande
5-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 35 • 255/40 R 18
B6 647 4041
High-sheen finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
5-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 18 ET 40 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 647 4040
High-sheen finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains
18" Nash
9-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 35 • 255/40 R 18
B6 647 4341
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
9-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 18 ET 40 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 647 4342
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains
18" Nashira
5-twin-spoke wheel, multi-piece
8.5 J x 18 ET 35 • 255/40 R 18
B6 647 1673
Sterling silver finish; high-sheen rim flange; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
5-twin-spoke wheel, multi-piece
9.5 J x 18 ET 40 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 647 1674
Sterling silver finish; high-sheen rim flange; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains
18" Style III
AMG 5-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 30 • 255/40 R 18
B6 603 1222
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 65 AMG or SL 55 AMG with performance package
AMG 5-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 18 ET 33 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 603 1223
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 65 AMG or SL 55 AMG with performance package
18" Style IV
AMG twin-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 30 • 255/40 R 18
B6 603 1313
Titanium silver finish; not for SL 65 AMG or SL 55 AMG with performance package
AMG twin-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 18 ET 33 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 603 1314
Titanium silver finish; not for SL 65 AMG or SL 55 AMG with performance package
18" Style V
AMG multi-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 30 • 255/40 R 18
B6 603 1119
Silver finish, high-sheen; not for SL 65 AMG or SL 55 AMG with performance package
AMG multi-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 30 • 255/40 R 18
B6 603 1111
Silver finish, high-sheen; not for SL 65 AMG or SL 55 AMG with performance package
AMG multi-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 18 ET 33 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 603 1112
Silver finish, high-sheen; not for SL 65 AMG or SL 55 AMG with performance package
AMG multi-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 18 ET 33 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 603 1120
Silver finish, high-sheen; not for SL 65 AMG or SL 55 AMG with performance package
18" Veseli
5-twin-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 18 ET 35 • 255/40 R 18
B6 647 1675
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
5-twin-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 18 ET 40 • RA 285/35 R 18
B6 647 1676
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains
19" 5-twin-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 19 ET 35 • 255/35 R 19
B6 647 4481
Titanium silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
9.5 J x 19 ET 40 • RA 285/30 R 19
B6 647 4482
Titanium silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains
19" Style III
AMG 5-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 19 ET 30 • 255/35 R 19
B6 603 1237
Titanium silver finish
AMG 5-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 19 ET 34 • 255/35 R 19
B6 603 1226
High-sheen rim flange; not for SL 65 AMG
AMG 5-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 19 ET 31 • RA 285/30 R 19
B6 603 1227
High-sheen rim flange; not for SL 65 AMG
AMG 5-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 19 ET 31 • RA 285/30 R 19
B6 603 1238
Titanium silver finish
19" Style IV
AMG forged wheel
8.5 J x 19 ET 30 • 255/35 R 19
B6 603 1067
Titanium grey finish, polished spokes
AMG forged wheel
9.5 J x 19 ET 31 • RA 285/30 R 19
B6 603 1068
Titanium grey finish, polished spokes
19" Style IV
AMG twin-spoke wheel, multi-piece
8.5 J x 19 ET 25 • FA 255/35 R 19
B6 603 1092
Sterling silver finish; modification of bodywork necessary
AMG twin-spoke wheel, multi-piece
8.5 J x 19 ET 30 • 255/35 R 19
B6 603 1360
Sterling silver finish *Titanium grey variation B6 603 1369
AMG twin-spoke wheel, multi-piece
9.5 J x 19 ET 31 • RA 285/30 R 19
B6 603 1361
Sterling silver finish *Titanium grey variation B6 603 1370
AMG twin-spoke wheel, multi-piece
10 J x 19 ET 28 • RA 285/30 R 19
B6 603 1093
Sterling silver finish; modification of bodywork necessary
19" Style VI
AMG triple-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 19 ET 30 • 255/35 R 19
B6 603 1063
Titanium grey finish, high-sheen *Silver, high-sheen variation B6 603 1065
AMG triple-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 19 ET 31 • RA 285/30 R 19
B6 603 1064
Titanium grey finish, high-sheen *Silver, high-sheen variation B6 603 1066
19" Style VI
AMG 5-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 19 ET 30 • 255/35 R 19
B6 603 1061
Silver finish, high-sheen
AMG 5-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 19 ET 31 • RA 285/30 R 19
B6 603 1062
Silver finish, high-sheen
19" Tarka
5-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 19 ET 35 • 255/35 R 19
B6 647 1677
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG
5-spoke wheel
9.5 J x 19 ET 40 • RA 285/30 R 19
B6 647 1678
Sterling silver finish; not for SL 55 AMG or SL 65 AMG; not compatible with snow chains

Brochures

TypeYearDescriptionMarketDownload
Vehicle2003Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassUSADownload
Vehicle2004Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassUSADownload
Vehicle2005Mercedes-AMG SL 65 AMGInternationalDownload
Vehicle2006Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassCanadaDownload
Vehicle2006Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassInternationalDownload
Accessories2007Mercedes-Benz SL-Class AccessoriesUSADownload
Vehicle2007Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassCanadaDownload
Vehicle2007Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassUSADownload
Vehicle2008Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassCanadaDownload
Vehicle2008Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassInternationalDownload
Vehicle2008Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassUSADownload
Vehicle2009Mercedes-AMG SL 65 AMGInternationalDownload
Vehicle2009Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassCanadaDownload
Vehicle2009Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassUSADownload
Vehicle2009Mercedes-AMG SL 63 AMGInternationalDownload
Vehicle2010Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassInternationalDownload
Vehicle2010Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassCanadaDownload
Vehicle2011Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassCanadaDownload
Vehicle2011Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassUSADownload
Vehicle2012Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassCanadaDownload
Vehicle2012Mercedes-Benz SL-ClassUSADownload

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