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Acceleration/deceleration data & tests for '99 500 SL

Does anybody know where to find skid-pad, max. braking and acceleration tests for a '99 MBZ 500SL (or similar model year)? I've looked on-line and can't turn anything up, but suspect it might be somewhere in back issues of Road & Track (either on-line or hardcopy), or some specialty Mercedes website, somewhere?

Any insight would be appreciated!

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would this help?

http://www.mbusa.com/brand/container.jsp?/overview/overview_engine.jsp&yearModelCode=99_SL500&class=9 9_SL&rnav=012345678&subNav=overview&menu=5_6&spec= 0&category=0
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RE: Acceleration/deceleration data & tests for '99 500 SL

I found some 0-60 acceleration data there, but still no braking or 60-0 data. Any other possibilities?
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I found some 0-60 acceleration data there, but still no braking or 60-0 data. Any other possibilities?
60-0 braking? it depends on how close the other car is in front of you [:D]

Just kidding, I have the 1999 brochure but left in the car. The car is in storage now.
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check with the R129 forum, they know better there

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