|B55 V8 Mercedes Benz Concept 2011|
In a study conducted by two young engineers of the mark in the center Daimler in Rastatt. A Mercedes Benz, We incorporated a 388 hp V8 engine. A significant potential for a vehicle of this nature. The model weighs 180 kg (397 pounds).
The people who developed it emptied the span of B200 CDI to incorporate no less than the block E430 previous generation. This 5.5-liter V8, the B55 goes from 0 to 100 km / h in just 5.2 seconds and reaches a top speed (limited) 250 km / h. Tires are AMG 18 inches, and tires are 235/50 front and 255/35 rear.
The project idea came from the plant manager, Peter Wesp, while the execution fell on the shoulders of the foremen, Andreas Wurz and Matt Rieger, with a team of twelve students in their third year of mechanical production.
According to the plan of development, the body Class B remained unchanged. But if the interior. It incorporates everything you need to reflect all the qualities acquired.