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450slc - How fast ??


I have a 1978 450 SLC and was asked by my wife how fast it can go.

Anyone know the answer ??
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Originally Posted by zkoolman
Greetings: I have a 1978 450 SLC and was asked by my wife how fast it can go. Anyone know the answer ??
http://www.ollihart.de/mercedes/pkw/index.html: 210 km/h for the Euro Spec SLC with 217 HP. Do not know about the US spec though.

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You might be lucky and have no 125 mph governor on 78 model.
I know one easy way to find out. I-99 shouldn't be too crowded on Sunday.
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