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2005 Mercedes-Benz SLK

At a Glance

Pricing $46,250 - $60,500
Drive Types RWD
Engines 3.5l V6, 5.4l V8
Transmissions A7, M6

Overview Information

The new SLK350 is longer, wider, and has a much stiffer chassis than its predecessor. Its 272 hp V6 is available as either a 6-speed manual or a 7-speed automatic. The high-performance SLK55 AMG model comes with a 362hp V8 and a 7-speed automatic. The retractable hardtop operates in 22 seconds and offers an optional headrest-mounted heating system for more top-down motoring comfort.

What Changed:

All-new SLK is longer, wider, and has a much stiffer chassis than its predecessor. A 272hp V6 is offered on the SLK350 with either a 6-speed manual or a 7-speed automatic. The high-performance SLK55 AMG model has a 362hp V8 and a 7-speed automatic. Convertible is a retractable hardtop

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
SLK350 3.5l V6 (268-bhp) M6 RWD $46,250
SLK350 3.5l V6 (268-bhp) A7 RWD $47,640
SLK55 AMG 5.4l V8 (362-bhp) A7 RWD $60,500