Mercedes-Benz SL 500series of the legendary. Tracing its roots back in 60 years, they have long been a symbol of the commitment of Mercedes to create a sports car that combines performance, style, comfort and innovation. That is why there are high hopes for the 2012 Mercedes-Benz SL 500. This new generation of SL cars is more than capable of enhancing the desire to acquire and greet its owner.
In almost every conceivable angle, the new SL offers updates in all directions. For the first time ever, the body is made almost exclusively of aluminum, which saves 140 kg of weight. This is a savings, combined with a dynamic design, rightly what the name SL means: Sports and Light. Not only that, but the interior is designed to be comfortable, albeit with the standards of this premium luxury sports car.
But, of course, this car is not only earthly goods. The new engine, named in straight blue Mercedes-Benz, has increased durability and fuel efficiency. The 5-liter V8 is a twin-turbo engine rated at 429 horsepower while improving fuel efficiency by 29 percent more than the engine found in the previous generation SL.
This is combined with the suspension, which is the perfect balance between comfort and handling. Together with the aforementioned weight savings, in 2012 the Mercedes SL 500 is able to give an excellent driving experience. With this new generation of SL, this sports car legend is alive and well.
|Body Type:coupe||Base price:€ 117,096.00|
|Length:461 cm||Width:187.7 cm|
|Camera Capacity:10.2 cubic feet||Maximum places:2 people|
|Engine:V8 M278 TwinTurbo DOHC||Displacement:4663 cc|
|Power:429 hp||Max RPM:5250 RPM|
|Torque:516 Nm at 1800 rpm||Transmission:ON.|