1977 Mercedes-Benz E vs. 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK
To start off, 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK is newer by 30 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1977 Mercedes-Benz E. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1977 Mercedes-Benz E would be higher. At 2,996 cc (6 cylinders), 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK is equipped with a bigger engine.
Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control.
Compare all specifications:
|1977 Mercedes-Benz E||2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK|
|Engine Size||2525 cc||2996 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||6 cylinders||6 cylinders|
|Horse Power||0 HP||228 HP|
|Number of Seats||5 seats||2 seats|
|Vehicle Length||4730 mm||4090 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1790 mm||1790 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1440 mm||1300 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2800 mm||2440 mm|