At a Glance
|Fuel Economy||14 (city), 20 (highway)|
Mercedes' latest super car entry is the SLS AMG and serves as the flagship for the brand. Drawing on their heritage, Mercedes-Benz designers have created a car with gull wing doors evoking the classic 300SL of the 50s. The styling of the SLS is unique in other ways. It has a long straight hood with the greenhouse near the rear of the car and a short stubby trunk. The SLS AMG is powered by a hand-built 6.2l V8 engine rated at 563-bhp. A seven-speed dual clutch transmission is the only available transmission. With a starting price of under $200,000, the flagship SLS AMG has a modest price tag considering the asking price of other cars in the segment and in Mercedes' own product range.
The SLS AMG is a new supercar entry from Mercedes-Benz. The exterior styling evokes the classic 300SL with its gull-wing doors and long hood. A hand-build 6.2l V8 and seven-speed dual clutch transmission power the rear wheels.
The all-new 2011 SLS AMG supercar is now the flagship of the auto industry's broadest product lineup. The Mercedes-Benz design and performance standard-bearer, the limited-production gullwing coupe is the first-ever car designed and developed from the ground up by Mercedes-AMG, the company's high-performance division. The new SLS AMG features a lightweight aluminum space-frame body with gullwing doors and a 563-horsepower dry-sump V8 engine. With its front-mid engine and rear-mounted, dual-clutch, seven-speed transaxle, the compelling SLS AMG...Read.
|SLS AMG||6.2l V8 (563-bhp)||SM7||RWD||14/20/17||85||$183,000|